About Prostate Cancer

The Milton and Carroll Petrie Department of Urology at Mount Sinai is transforming prostate cancer treatment and expanding our knowledge about the causes of and cures for the disease.

Our robotic prostate surgery program is led by Ashutosh (Ash) K. Tewari, MBBS, MCh, Chairman of the Department of Urology and one of the world's foremost researchers and surgeons in the field of prostate cancer.

New Patients

Patients travel from across the US and around the world to see Dr. Tewari. Read some of our most frequently asked questions by new patients.

Treatment Options

Our robotic prostate surgery program is led by Ashutosh (Ash) K. Tewari, MBBS, MCh, Chairman of the Department of Urology and one of the world's foremost researchers and surgeons in the field of prostate cancer.

Post-Op Care

Learn about the 24 hours immediately following a prostate cancer procedure, and find answers to some of the questions you may have.

Meet Our Team

Led by some of the top doctors in the world, the Milton and Carroll Petrie Department of Urology at Mount Sinai is transforming prostate cancer treatment.

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Excellence In Prostate Cancer Care


Dr. Tewari and his team have been recognized globally for excellence in treating prostate cancer.

  • Dr. Tewari has personally performed over 8,000 robotically assisted procedures
  • Dr. Tewari is the Chairman of Urology at the Ichan School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital
  • He is a Board Certified urologist, oncologist and principal investigator
  • Dr. Tewari was the founding director of the Center for Prostate Cancer at Weill Cornell Medical College and the LeFrak Center for Robotic Surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Recognized as a world-renowned expert on urologic oncology with over 250 peer reviewed published papers to his credit
  • Dr. Tewari has been named on many lists, including America's Top Doctors, New York Magazine's Best Doctors, and Who's Who in the World.
  • In 2012, he was given the American Urological Association Gold Cystoscope Award for "outstanding contributions to the field of urologic oncology, most notably the treatment of prostate cancer and the development of novel techniques to improve the outcomes of robotic prostatectomy.