Meet Our Team

Our urologists treat children, men and women in a wide range of subspecialties, from general urology to more specialized issues such as male and female incontinence, infertility, kidney stones, reconstructive surgery, robotic and laparoscopic surgery, and numerous cancer treatments. Upstate Urology offers fellowship-trained specialists in almost every urologic discipline.

If you or a loved one are experiencing any type of urologic issue, call us today.

Department Chair

Gennady Bratslavsky, MD

Gennady Bratslavsky, MD
Professor and Chair of Urology

Rakesh Khanna, MD

Rakesh Khanna, MD
Appointed 08/01/11
Women's Health Network
POB 4V Upstate University Hospital - Community Campus
4900 Broad Road
Syracuse, NY 13215

315 492-3700

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Upstate Cancer Center: Urologic Surgery/Oncology
  • Urology: Adult Urology, Female Urologic Oncology (Kidney and Bladder), Female Urology & Urodynamics, General Female Urologic Health, Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery, Urologic Oncology
  • Women's Health Network: Pelvic Health, Urologic Care

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Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic, 2011, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery Fellow
  • Fellowship: Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada, 2009, Endourology Fellow
  • Residency: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 2008, Urology
  • Internship: McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, 2003

Specialties & Certification

  • Urology
  • Urologic Oncology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Urologic Cancers


  • Adults


  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Robotic & Laporascopic: Partial Adrenalectomy
  • Robotic & Laporascopic: Transurethral Bladder & Prostate Surgery
  • Robotic Assisted Cystectomy
  • Robotic Assisted Kidney Surgery
  • Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Prostate Surgery
  • Robotic Radical Prostatectomy
  • Urodynamic testing

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
  • VA Medical Center

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