Dr. Scott Smilen, MD

Dr. Scott Smilen, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Scott Smilen, MD is an urology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from New York Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in urology.

150 E 32nd St Fl 2

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smilen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Uterine Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Smilen's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

79  Conditions Treated


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53  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Nyu Langone Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smilen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smilen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smilen to family and friends
23 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Smilen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I had an appointment with Dr. smilen today and I was so nervous he was the nicest doctor and made me feel so comfortable.
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Dr. Smilen is one of my favorite doctors -- not only because he's incredibly nice and thorough and unrushed, but also because he really worked with me, surgically and medically, when other UroGYNS had been reluctant to operate due to my young age. I've had two prolapse-repair surgeries with him;...more
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Dr. Smilen was pleasant,courteous,and thorough.He addressed my concerns and answered all my questions.The pelvic exam was not painful.
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I should've paid attention to that one star rating below but instead I ignored it and went to Dr.Smilen for a routine check up...For starters my wait was ridiculous for and NYU practice(literally had to ask the nurse if I would be seen soon). Once I did see Dr.Smilen it was literally for 20...more
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My visit with Dr. Smilen stands out as my least satisfying gynecological visit ever. First, the examination was the only painful one I have ever had in "that area," due to the fact that he just shoved the instruments in, seeming not to care about my comfort. Secondly, he was accompanied by a...more
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