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

Jonathan Riddell, MD

Jonathan Riddell, MD
Appointed 05/03/11
406 Physicians' Office Building
725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-6060

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Pediatric Urology
  • Urology: Pediatric Urology, Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery


Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: University of Montreal Hospital, 2006, Pediatric Urology
  • Residency: University of Western Ontario, Canada, 1999, Urology
  • MD: University of Western Ontario, Canada, 1994

Previous Appointments

  • University of Montreal Hospital, 2010–2011

Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive surgery
    Congenital diseases of the genitourinary tract
    Urinary tract reconstruction in children
    Spina bifida

Education Interests

  • To train students and residents to be the most capable, caring and professional of physicians, and be destined to excel in the field of urology.

Research Interests

  • Antenatal hydronephrosis
    Pediatric kidney stone disease

Specialties & Certification

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Birth Defects
  • Congenital Genitourinary Tract Abnormalities
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hematuria
  • Hernias
  • Hydrocele
  • Kidney Infection
  • Nephrolithiasis (Kidney Stones)
  • Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection
  • Renal Failure
  • Spina Bifida
  • Undescended Testicle
  • Urologic Cancers
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
  • Wilm's Tumor


  • Adults and Children


  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Antegrade Continence Enema (ACE)
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Circumcision
  • Collagen Injections
  • Cystoscopy
  • Genitourinary Exams
  • Hernia Open Repair Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Antegrade Continence Enema (ACE)
  • Microsurgery
  • Nephrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Nephrectomy, Open
  • Nephron-Sparing Surgery
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Urodynamic testing

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • French

Web Resources


Link to PubMed External Icon (Opens new window. Close the PubMed window to return to this page.)

Clinical Profile Shortcut:
Faculty Profile Shortcut: