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Matthew P. Rutman, MD

Board Certifications: 
Urology, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Expertise in: 
Urinary Disorders
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(212) 305-0114


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Credentials & Experience

America's Top Doctor
NY Top Doctor

Board Certifications

  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Expertise

  • Bladder Dysfunction
  • Bladder Prolapse
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vesico-Vaginal Fistula Repair
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • BPH_New Treatment Modalities
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Urethral Diverticulum
  • Botox Treatment
  • Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
  • Female Incontinence
  • Green Light Laser Procedure
  • Prostate Laser Surgery
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urodynamics
  • Voiding Dysfunction
  • Vaginal Prolapse

Education & Training

  • MD, 1998 Chicago Medical School, Finch University of Health Sciences
  • Internship: William Beaumont Hospital
  • Residency: William Beaumont Hospital
  • Fellowship: University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center

About Matthew Rutman

Matthew P. Rutman, MD - ColumbiaDoctors Urologist

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Matthew Rutman, M.D., Associate Professor of Urology at CUMC, is the Director of Voiding Dysfunction, Incontinence and Female Urology at Columbia University Medical Center. He is the Director of the Female Urology and Voiding Dysfunction Fellowship. He graduated with honors from Emory University and The Chicago Medical School. After completing his residency at William Beaumont Hospital, Dr. Rutman completed a fellowship in female urology, voiding dysfunction, neurourology and urodynamics under world renowned Shlomo Raz, M.D at the UCLA Medical Center.

Dr. Rutman is board-certified in Urology and Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS). His practice is limited to male and female voiding dysfunctions including urinary retention, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, neurogenic bladder, urinary tract infections, and reconstructive female urology surgery for vaginal prolapse, urethral diverticulum and vesico-vaginal fistulae. He has authored over 40 book chapters and publications in leading journals and urology textbooks. His clinical and research interests are in male and female incontinence, vaginal prolapse, voiding dysfunction, urodynamics and surgical outcomes

Academic Titles

  • Associate Professor of Urology at CUMC

Administrative Positions

  • Director, Voiding Dysfunction and Female Urology
  • Director of Combined Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Urology Fellowship

Committee/Societies/Council Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology
  • American Urologic Association
  • Endourology Society
  • American Urogynecologic Society
  • International Continence Societ
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
  • NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital


  • Spanish


  • Male

Insurance Accepted


  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NY Signature
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health


  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs Plan


  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Blue Access (Exchange)
  • EPO
  • Gatekeeper (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Pathway (Exchange)
  • POS
  • PPO

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care


  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199


  • MagnaCare


  • Traditional Medicare (NY)


  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Managed Care


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • SelectHealth
  • Special Needs Plan


  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

*Please contact the provider’s office directly to verify that your particular insurance is accepted.

Contact & Locations

51 West 51st Street
Suite 375
New York, New York 10019
(212) 305-0114
161 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, New York 10032
(212) 305-0114
(212) 305-0139
5141 Broadway
New York, New York 10034
(212) 305-0114
19 Bradhurst Avenue
Suite W100
Hawthorne, New York 10532
(914) 750-4640