Reinventing healthcare one patient at a time

Urological Surgery

Ellis Medicine provides a full spectrum of urological services for men and women ranging from urinary incontinence to bladder/ kidney disorders and prostate-related concerns. Each patient can trust that they are in the hands of our experienced providers while receiving care that is specifically based off their individual circumstances and symptoms.


For more information about surgery at Ellis Medicine or for a physician referral, please call 518.243.3333.


Conditions we treat

  • Bladder disorders
  • Low Testosterone
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Peyronie’s Disease
  • Overactive bladder
  • Bladder / Prostate Cancer
  • Cystitis
  • Chronic Urinary Tract Infections
  • Kidney Stones
  • Ureteral Stones
  • BPH (Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy)


Services / Procedures we offer

  • Cystoscopy
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • TURP (prostate resection)
  • UroLift
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiopexy


Our Providers






Robert E. Gerstenbluth, M.D.

Dr. Gerstenbluth’s professional interests include benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH); kidney stone disease; prostate cancer; bladder cancer; female stress incontinence and other voiding dysfunctions in women; men’s health issues including erectile/ sexual dysfunction, low testosterone and Peyronie’s disease. Dr. Gerstenbluth is highly trained and expertly skilled in performing vasectomy procedures.
David Lazzaro, FNP-BC (Physician Assistant)
Mr. Lazzaro is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. He previously worked as a critical care nurse and nursing supervisor at Samaritan Hospital. He received his master’s degree from Russell Sage College in Troy, and a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Le Moyne College in Syracuse.