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

Oleg Shapiro, MD

Oleg Shapiro, MD
Appointed 07/01/99
Women's Health Network
224 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 Urologic Oncology (Kidney and Bladder), Female Urology & Urodynamics, General Female Urologic Health, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic & Laparoscopic Surgery, Urologic Male Health, Urologic Oncology
  • Women's Health Network: Pelvic Health, Urologic Care

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Education & Fellowships

  • MD: SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Residency: University Hospital, Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
  • Certificate of Advanced Study: Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, 2008, Urologic Oncology

Clinical Interests

  • Urologic Cancers, Stone Disease

Education Interests

  • Medical Student Clerkship Director

Research Interests

  • Kidney and Bladder Cancers

Specialties & Certification

  • Urology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Advanced Prostate Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Nephrolithiasis (Kidney Stones)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Problems
  • Urologic Cancers


  • Adults and Children


  • Bladder Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Prostate Laser Surgery
  • Robotic Assisted Kidney Surgery
  • Robotic Prostate Surgery
  • Robotic Radical Prostatectomy
  • Vaccine Therapy for Advanced Prostate Cancer


  • American College of Surgeons (ACS), Fellow
  • American Urological Association (AUA)

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Russian

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