Hani H. Rashid, M.D.

Hani H. Rashid, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 656
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 424-6490
Fax: (585) 424-1338

Professional Bio

Dr. Rashid is currently Associate Professor of Urology and Oncology at the University of Rochester Medical Center-Wilmont Cancer Center in Rochester, NY. He is also Director of Robotics at Highland Hospital in Rochester, New York.

He received his Bachelor of Arts degree, Cum Laude, from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, and his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. In 2005, he completed his Residency in Urology at Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center. Post residency, Dr. Rashid obtained a Fellowship in minimally invasive Oncology and Endourology at the University of Minnesota, Department of Urology in Minneapolis. He has been at the University of Rochester Medical Center since 2006.

Dr. Rashid expands the Department's expertise in robotic and laparoscopic surgeries. He specializes in surgical treatment for prostate, kidney and bladder cancer robotically.

Dr. Rashid is licensed to practice medicine in the state of New York and is certifed by the American Board of Urology. Dr. Rashid is a current member of American Urological Association and Endourological Society.

In addition to authoring numerous publications, Dr. Rashid has participated in several research initiatives related to the fields of urology and oncology. He has also presented at both national and international medical conferences.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Gerald P Murphy Fellow 2006 - 2006
Unrestricted Yamanouchi Grant for Robotic Training 2005 - 2005
Pfizer Scholar Award Recipient 2004 - 2004
1st place, Clinical Research Award | Skaneateles Urology Resident Competition | Skaneateles, New York 2004
1st place, Basic Science Presentation | Skaneateles Urology Resident Competition | Skaneateles, New York 2003
3rd place, Clinical Award | Skaneateles Urology Resident Competition | Skaneateles, New York 2002

Recent Journal Articles

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Tobis S, Venigalla S, Knopf J, Scosyrev E, Erturk E, Golijanin D, Joseph J, Rashid H, Wu G. "Robot-assisted Partial Nephrectomy: Analysis of the First 100 Cases From a Single Institution. Journal of Robotic Surgery". 2012; 6(2): 139-147.
Gordetsky J. Scosyrev E. Rashid H. Wu G. Silvers C. Golijanin D. Messing EM. Yao JL. "Identifying additional lymph nodes in radical cystectomy lymphadenectomy specimens". Modern Pathology. 2012; 25(1): 140-4.
Tobis S, Knopf J, Silvers C, Yao J, Rashid H, Wu G, Golijanin D. "Robot-Assisted and Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy with Near Infrared Fluorescence Imaging". Journal of Endourology. 2012; : 797-802.
Tobis S, Knopf J, Silvers C, Wood R, Reeder J, Erturk E, Madeb R, Yao J, Singer E, Rashid H, Wu G, Messing E, Golijanin D. "Near Infrared Fluorescence Imaging following Intravenous Indocyanine Green: Initial Clinical Experience with Open Partial Nephrectomy for Renal Cortical Tumors". Urology. 2012; 79(4): 958-964.
Gordetsky J, Katzman P, Rashid H. "Juxtarenal Wilms Tumor in an Adolescent: Case Report". Urology. 2012; .

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Urology (SMD) - Primary


Urology - American Board of Urology


MD | Medicine | Columbia University1999
BA | Biological Science | Cornell University1995

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at University of Minnesota Hospitals & Clinic07/01/2005 - 07/01/2006
Residency in Urology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/2001 - 06/30/2005
Internship in Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1999 - 06/30/2001