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Ridwan Shabsigh, MD, FACS
Ridwan Shabsigh, MD, FACS

Ridwan Shabsigh, MD, FACS

Director, Division of Urology

Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY &

Professor of Clinical Urology

College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York.


Dr. Shabsigh received his medical degree from Damascus University Medical School in Syria and did his urology residency training in Germany. In addition, he completed a residency in urology and a fellowship in sexual medicine, urinary incontinence, and urologic prostheses at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Prior to joining Maimonides Medical Center, he worked for 17 years as an urologist and faculty member at the Department of Urology of Columbia University.



Dr. Shabsigh is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Diplomate of the American Board of Urology, and is an active member of several professional societies. He is also the president of the International Society of Men’s Health


A leading clinician and researcher in sexual medicine and men’s health, Dr. Shabsigh has participated in numerous clinical trials on investigational drugs for the treatment of sexual dysfunctions and hypogonadism. He is a frequent contributor to the medical press and has authored numerous original papers and abstracts in addition to review articles, book chapters, and editorials, in journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, British Medical Journal, Journal of Urology and the International Journal of Clinical Practice. He published a comprehensive patient education book on the link of sexual health with overall health: Sensational Sex in 7 Easy Steps: The Proven Plan for Enhancing Your Sexual Function and Achieving Optimum Health. Most recently, he launched his new web site with his web-TV health show, the “Dr. Ridwan Show, Health Information You Can Use” at


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