Sven Wenske, MD
Sven Wenske, MD

Sven Wenske, MD

Urology
Specialties
Urology, Cancer Care, Urologic Oncology, more

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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley - Urology

1985 Crompond Road
Cortlandt, NY 10567
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NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley - Cold Spring

1756 Route 9D
Cold Spring, NY 10516
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  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Quality Health Management
  • RiverSpring
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • VNSNY CHOICE
  • WellCare
  • World Trade Center Health Plan

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About Sven Wenske, MD

Sven Wenske, MD is a urologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley and an associate professor of urology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center. Dr. Wenske has been on faculty in the Department of Urology at Columbia since 2013. In March 2022, Dr. Wenske was named the Director of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley.


Dr. Wenske treats all urologic disorders. Well-published, Dr. Wenske has contributed his research in peer-reviewed journals, and textbook chapters, and has lectured at several national and international urologic conferences.


An award-winning researcher and clinician, Dr. Wenske was the recipient of the Physician Research Training Award from the Prostate Cancer Research Program by the Department of Defense in 2013. The award funded his research on prostate cancer and the underlying resistance mechanisms to currently available drugs in the advanced settings of this disease. In December 2015, Dr. Wenske received a Prostate Cancer Hypothesis Development Grant funded by the New York State, Department of Health for a two-year period, to further his work in prostate cancer biology and treatment response to different medications.


After graduating from the University of Hamburg Medical School in Germany, Dr. Wenske completed his internship and residency in urology at Columbia University Irving Medical Center/ NewYork-Presbyterian. Prior to joining the department, Dr. Wenske spent three years as a urology resident at the University Hospitals in Hamburg and Bochum, Germany. He served his fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), where he investigated prostate cancer onset and progression in the laboratories of Dr. Peter Scardino and Dr. Hans Lilja in the Department of Urology. The research was funded by a grant from the German Heinrich-Hertz foundation, as well as the Prostate Cancer Foundation.


Board Certifications

  • Urology
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Expertise

  • Bladder Cancer

  • Cryosurgery

  • General Urology

  • Kidney Cancer

  • Kidney Stones

  • Prostate Cancer

  • Testicular Cancer

  • Urinary Disorders

  • Urological Oncology

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Education

  • Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

  • Internship: Columbia University Medical Center

  • Medical School: University of Hamburg Medical School

  • Residency: Columbia University Medical Center

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Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Urology at CUMC

Education

  • Fellowship: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Internship: Columbia University Medical Center
  • Residency: Columbia University Medical Center
  • Medical School: University of Hamburg Medical School

Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Professor of Urology at CUMC

Board Certifications

  • Urology

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • German