Dr. Boris Gershman, MD

Dr. Boris Gershman, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Boris Gershman, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Providence, RI. He is 35 years old and has been practicing for 10 years.

195 Collyer St Ste 201

Providence, RI 02904

Contact Information

(401) 272-7799

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 61% of peers
Urinary Disorders
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more than 58% of peers
Cancer
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more than 48% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gershman "Boris Gershman MD is an assistant professor of surgery (clinical) (urology) at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.  Dr. Gershman's clinical interests focus on urologic oncology, including the management of prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.  He has a broad research interest in comparative effectiveness and health services research, with a particular focus on risk-stratification for urologic malignancies and quality measurement.

Gershman graduated magna cum laude from Brown University and received his medical degree from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital followed by a Society of Urologic Oncology (SUO) fellowship at Mayo Clinic.  He has received numerous honors and awards including the Maria L. Caleel Memorial Award for Academic Excellence, the Dr. I. S. Ravdin Memorial Prize in Surgery, the Dr. Spencer Morris Prize."

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Endourology
  • Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pelvic Reconstruction Surgery
  • Prostate Oncology
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Urologic Oncology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Gershman does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Leukocytosis
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Biopsy
  • Bladder Cancer Surgery
  • Bladder Reconstruction
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Kidney Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Cancer Treatment
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Radical Cystectomy
  • Radical Cystectomy and Prostate Removal
  • Radical Inguinal Orchiectomy
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate)
  • Testicular Surgery
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumor (TURBT)
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urologic Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Urological Surgery

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Brown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gershman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gershman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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