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

Zahi N Makhuli, MD

Zahi N Makhuli, MD
Appointed 10/01/63
Women's Health Network
225 Campus West Building (CWB)
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1500

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Upstate Cancer Center: Urologic Surgery/Oncology
  • Urology: Adult Urology, Female Urology & Urodynamics, General Female Urologic Health, Infertility, Urologic Male Health
  • Women's Health Network: Pelvic Health, Urologic Care


Education & Fellowships

  • Residency: University Hospital, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 1966
  • Residency: St. Raphaels Hospital, 1963
  • MD: American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, 1960

Research Interests

  • General urology; male infertility; impotence; stone disease; transplantation; infections; andrology

Specialties & Certification

  • Urology


  • Adults


  • American Medical Association
  • American Urological Association (AUA)
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons (ASTS)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • VA Medical Center
  • Crouse Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Arabic
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