Charles N. Glassman, M.D.
Charles N. Glassman, M.D., a partner with AUCNY – White Plains Maple Avenue, since 1979, has recently completed his tenure as Chief of the Department of Urology at White Plains Hospital Center. Having served as an officer of the Medical Staff at the hospital for six years, Dr. Glassman served as the President of the Medical Staff from January 2003 through January 2005. He is currently a trustee on the hospital’s Board of Directors.
A graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts, Dr. Glassman completed a residency program in general surgery and urology at the University of California, San Francisco/ Moffitt Hospital. From there, he became the first Fellow in Pediatric Urology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. At the Mayo Clinic, Dr. Glassman also trained with Dr. William Furlow, a leader in the development of inflatable penile prosthetics for erectile dysfunction.
Upon his arrival at White Plains Hospital, Dr. Glassman introduced the inflatable penile prosthesis to the community. To this day, he continues to offer both surgical treatment for erectile dysfunction with the latest devices as well as a full range of non-surgical options.
Having performed the hospital’s first radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer in 1979, Dr. Glassman, together with his partner, Dr. Seth Lerner, have performed more radical prosthetectomies that any other surgical team in Westchester County. In addition, Dr. Glassman and Dr. Lerner, have teamed with radiation oncologists Dr. Henry Lee and Dr. Randy Stevens to create an active program for the treatment of prostate cancer, including radical robotic surgery, radiation seed implantation and intensity-modulated external beam radiation therapy.
Dr. Glassman has an active practice treating benign disorders of the prostate. These out-patient treatments for BPH (benign prostatic hypertrophy) include the state-of-the-art, minimally invasive green-light laser PVP, the Revelex laser, and microwave therapy. His practice also addresses kidney stone disease with minimally-invasive treatments such as lithotripsy. Dr. Glassman continues the practice of pediatric urology.
Dr. Charles Glassman is a member of the American Urological Association and the New York section of the American Urological Association.
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