A graduate of the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, Dr. Lerner performed his post-graduate training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center in New York City, where he was a resident in Urology. He continued his training as a Fellow in Urologic Oncology at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He has received numerous awards throughout his career and has published over 30 peer reviewed articles in the field of Urologic Oncology.
Presently, Dr. Lerner is the Director of the Dickstein Cancer Treatment Center Prostate Program based at White Plains Hospital Center, and also performs surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan and Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip. He has performed more radical prostatectomies utilizing minimally invasive robotic techniques than any other surgeon in Westchester County as well as the surrounding areas including Southern Connecticut. In addition, he specializes in minimally invasive surgery for cancers of the kidney, testis, bladder, as well as benign and malignant adrenal tumors.