Dhanan J. Etwaru, MD

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Dr. Dhanan Etwaru is located in Brooklyn, New York, who specializes in adult and pediatric urology.


Bachelor of Arts – May 1982
Hunter College, New York

Medical Doctorate – May 1986
SUNY at Stony Brook School of Medicine, New York


Internal Medicine Residency
Winthrop-University Hospital, New York
July 1986 – June 1989

General Surgery Residency
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York
July 1989 – June 1991

Urology Residency
SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York
July 1991 – June 1995


NY State Medical License 1987 – 2021
American Board of Internal Medicine – 1989


American Board of Urology – 1987 Diplomat


Weill Cornell Medical College, New York
Assistant Professor of Clinical Urology
February 2009- Present

SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Urology
July 1995 – January 2009


The Brooklyn Hospital Center, New York
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Urology
2007- Present

The Brooklyn Hospital Center, New York
Attending Physician
Department of Urology
July 2005 – Present

Woodhull Medical Center, New York
Department of Urology
November 1999- September 2007


American Medical Association

American Urological Association


Advanced Urology Centers of New York
August 2019 – Present

UroPartners, PLLC, New York
November 2011 – August 2019


“Outstanding First Year Medical Resident” – Winthrop University Hospital, 1987

‘Outstanding Clinical Performance in Pre-Urology”- SUNY/Health Science Center Brooklyn, 1991

“Urology Resident Essay Competition First Prize” – American College of Surgeons, 1992

“Ferdinand C. Valentine Urology Residents Essay Meeting; Second Prize – New York Academy of Medicine, 1992

“Winner in the Urology Resident Debate Night” – New York Academy of Medicine, 1994


Etwaru Dl, Raboy A, Ferzli G, Albert P. Extraperitoneal endoscopic gasless pelvic lymph node dissection. J Laparoendosc Surg. 1994 Apr;4(2): 113-6.

Plawker MW, Rabinowitz 55, Etwaru DJ, Glassberg KI. Hypergastrinemia, Dysuria-Hematuria and Metabolic Alkalosis. The Journal of Urology. 1995Aug;154(2):546-9.

Momah T, Etwaru D, Sungcad E. Schistosomiasis in a 43-Year-old African Immigrant from Mali with Invasive Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2008Aprl; 78( 4) :538-.


Electron Transfer in the Reduction of Ferredoxin. National Biomedical Conference; Albuquerque, NM; 1982

Experiences with Testicular Prosthesis in Children. The American Urological Association Annual Meeting; Washington, DC; 1992

Penetrating Injury to the Urethra and External Genitalia. The American Urological Association Meeting; San Francisco, CA; 1994

Office Info

240 Willoughby Street
Suite 6B
Brooklyn, NY 11201

718-250-6880 (Phone)
718-250-8483 (Fax)