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Our Physicians and Clinical Staff - Mantu Gupta, M.D.

Associate Professor
Director of Endourology
Director of Kidney Stone Center


Specialties:
Kidney Stones; Ureteral Strictures; Ureterpelvic Junction Obstruction; Endourology

Mantu Gupta, M.D., is the Director of the NewYork-Presbyterian Kidney Stone Center and the Director of Endourology at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York. He is also Associate Professor at Columbia University in New York.

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Dr. Gupta graduated Valedictorian of his high school and was selected as a Presidential Scholar in 1983, being recognized at the White House by President Ronald Reagan as the top male student from the state of Pennsylvania. He went on to join the prestigious Honors Program in Medical Education at Northwestern University and earned a combined B.S-M.D. degree. He subsequently did his Urology residency at the University of California San Francisco and completed a fellowship in Endourology and Laparoscopic Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Gupta is board certified and has been an attending physician at Columbia since 1996. He serves on the review panel and editorial board of numerous publications, including the Journal of Endourology, the Journal of Urology, the Indian Journal of Urology, and Urology. His interests include poetry, for which he has won several awards and has published in numerous literary magazines and books.

He is recognized as a world leader in the research and treatment of urinary stone disease, ureteropelvic junction obstruction, urinary tract obstruction and in endoscopic urologic surgery, having pioneered many of the techniques in current use. The recipient of numerous honors and awards, Dr. Gupta has served as a visiting professor both within the United States and throughout the world. He is a frequent lecturer and moderator at national and international meetings and has published extensively in major peer-reviewed journals and authored innumerable book chapters. Additionally, Dr. Gupta teaches various surgical skills courses throughout the world and has served as editor and guest editor for numerous publications.

Professional Associations:
American Urological Association; American Urological Association, New York section; New York Academy of Medicine; Endourology Society; Society of Practitioners; Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

Links:
Dr. Gupta's web site

Contact

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Board Certification

1998
American Board of Urology

Medical Licenses

New York

Education

Doctor of Medicine
1985-1989
Northwestern University Medical School
Chicago, IL