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Sheldon L. Axelrod, MD

Sheldon L. Axelrod, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell


Cancer Care Team

Dr. Sheldon Axelrod is a board certified Urologist who received his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He completed his urology training at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City.

He received an award for urology research and has published in the Journal of Urology, the official journal of the American Urological Association.

Dr. Axelrod was honored to stay on as a member of the full-time academic facility at Columbia-Presbyterian upon completion of his Chief Residency at that institution.

He subsequently moved to Northern Westchester where he has practiced for more than 15 years, completing a term as Chief of Urology at Northern Westchester Hospital. Recently, Dr. Axelrod was named a "Top Doctor" by Westchester Magazine; he was further named a "Top Doctor" in the country by US News & World Report.

Accepting New Patients
New Cancer Patient Appointments: 1-844-484-3292


Katonah Campus
111 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536-2115

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday

Putnam Hospital Center - 665
665 Stoneleigh Avenue
Carmel, NY 10512-3997

Wednesday, Thursday


Media, Blogs & Content

Awards & Recognition

Best Doctor Award - New York Award: 2014

Castle Connolly Top Doctor: 2011 - 2020

  • Westchester Magazine: 2010 - 2012, 2014 - 2020


Undergraduate & Graduate

Rutgers College: 1978

Medical Education

Albert Einstein College of Medicine: 1982


Surgery, Long Island Jewish Hospital Center, New Hyde Park, NY, 1983


Surgery, Long Island Jewish Hospital Center, New Hyde Park, NY: 1984
Urology, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY: 1988

Board Certifications

Urology: 1993


Hospital Affiliations

Northern Westchester Hospital
Putnam Hospital Center

Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester