Doctor Andrew Steinberg, Urologist

Doctor Andrew Steinberg completed degrees in Chemical Engineering and Medicine at McGill University. He then went on to complete a degree in Urology at Mcgill followed by two years of training at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic in the United States where he mastered techniques in minimally invasive surgery.

Upon returning to Montreal, Dr Steinberg worked in the department of urology at the McGill University Health Center. In 2005, he was recruited to the “Service d’Urologie & Centre De La Prostate” on the south shore of Montreal. He continues to serve as associate part time member of the McGill Division of Urology.

Dr. Steinberg is an expert in laparoscopic management of prostate cancer, kidney cancer and adrenal diseases. He also interested in the management of general urological issues such as enlarged prostate (BPH), kidney stones and female urinary incontinence.

Dr. Steinberg has received numerous honors and awards and has multiple publications to his name. A few are mentioned below.

Steinberg Urology - Montreal's Leading Private Clinic

Dr. Andrew Steinberg has created a private urology practice offering a multidisciplinary approach in the heart of Montreal. The patient is the focus of our practice.

The Steinberg Urology team has grown to include specialists in urological oncology, prostate cancer screening, male fertility, female urological issues, incontinence, kidney stone disease and surgical urological reconstruction.

Steinberg Urology is a full service clinic for patients with urological disorders. We offer the most advanced therapies in urologic cancer, sophisticated surgical techniques, the latest in diagnostic testing and evaluation, and state-of-the-art treatment by top-ranked physicians.

Dr Andrew Steinberg, Montreal Urologist

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Olympus Prize
“Best Laparoscopic Paper”, World Congress of Endourology (Montreal, 2003)

Simone and Morris Fast Award for Oncology
McGill University Health Center (2 time recipient: 2003, 2004)

Third Prize
2002 Endourological Society Essay Competition: Basic Research (Ureteral Tissue Balloon Expansion for Laparoscopic Bladder Augmentation: Survival Study)

Second Prize
Laparoscopic Versus Open Partial Nephrectomy for Renal Tumors. Clinical Research Category, Quebec Urological Association Annual Meeting, Montreal, November 2002.

International Clinical Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Ceder Cancer Fellowship

Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, QC

Second Prize
Clinical Stage I Non-Seminomatous Germ Cell Tumors, A 25 Year Experience at the Montreal General Hospital. Clinical Research Category, Quebec Urological Association Annual Meeting, November 1999.

First Prize
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) in Renal Tumors and its Correlation to the von Hippel-Lindau (VHL) gene. Basic Research Category, Quebec Urological Association Annual Meeting, November 1998.

Binsaleh S, Al-Assiri M, Aronson S, Steinberg A. Septic shock after transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. Is ciprofloxacin prophylaxis always protecting? Can J Urol. 2004 Aug;11(4):2352-3.

Steinberg AP, Kilciler M, Abreu SC, Ramani AP, Ng C, Desai MM, Kaouk JH, Gill IS. Laparoscopic nephron-sparing surgery for two or more ipsilateral renal tumors. Urology. 2004 Aug;64(2):255-8.

Ukimura O, Gill IS, Desai MM, Steinberg AP, Kilciler M, Ng CS, Abreu SC, Spaliviero M, Ramani AP, Kaouk JH, Kawauchi A, Miki T. Real-time transrectal ultrasonography during laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. J Urol. 2004 Jul;172(1):112-8.

Abreu SC, Sharp DS, Ramani AP, Steinberg AP, Ng CS, Desai MM, Kaouk JH, Gill IS. Thoracic complications during urological laparoscopy. J Urol. 2004 Apr;171(4):1451-5.

Steinberg AP, Gill IS. Laparoscopic Prostatectomy: A Promising Option in the Treatment of Prostate Cancer. Cleve Clin J Med 2004; 71(2):113-121

Gill IS, Cherullo EE, Steinberg AP, Desai MM, Abreu SC, Ng C, Kaouk JH. Laparoscopic Ureterocalicostomy: Initial Experience. J Urol. 2004 Mar;171(3):1227-1230.

Abreu SC, Kaouk JH, Steinberg AP, Gill IS. Retroperitoneoscopic Radical Nephrectomy in a Super-Obese Patient (Body Mass Index 77 Kg/M2). Urology. 2004 Jan;63(1):175-6.

Abreu SC, Goldfarb DA, Derweesh I, Thornton J, Urbain JL, Mascha E, Steinberg AP, Kaouk JH, Flechner S, Modlin C, Krishnamurthi V, Novick AC, Gill IS. Factors Related to Delayed Graft Function After Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy. (J Urol. 2004 Jan;171(1):52-57)

Lin CH, Steinberg AP, Ramani AP, Abreu SC, Desai MM, Kaouk J, Goldfarb DA, Gill IS. Laparoscopic Live Donor Nephrectomy in the Presence Of Circumaortic or Retroaortic Left Renal Vein. (J Urol. 2004 Jan;171(1):44-46)

Steinberg AP, Abreu SC, Desai MM, Ramani AP, Kaouk JH, Gill IS. Laparoscopic nephron-sparing surgery in the presence of renal artery disease. (Urology. 2003 Nov;62(5):935-9)

Matin SF, Abreu S, Ramani A, Steinberg AP, Desai M, Strzempkowski B, Yang Y, Shen Y, Gill IS. Evaluation of age and comorbidity as risk factors after laparoscopic urological surgery. (J Urol. 2003 Oct;170(4 Pt 1):1115-20)

Ramani AP, Abreu SC, Desai MM, Steinberg AP, Ng C, Lin CH, Kaouk JH, Gill IS. Laparoscopic upper pole partial nephrectomy with concomitant en bloc adrenalectomy. (Urology. 2003 Aug;62(2):223-6)

Desai MM, Gill IS, Goel M, Abreu SC, Ramani AP, Bedaiwy MA, Kaouk JH, Matin SF, Steinberg AP, Brainard J, Robertson D, Sung GT. Ureteral tissue balloon expansion for laparoscopic bladder augmentation: survival study. (J Endourol. 2003 Jun;17(5):283-93)

Gill IS, Matin SF, Desai MM, Kaouk JH, Steinberg A, Mascha E, Thornton J, Sherief MH, Strzempkowski B, Novick AC. Comparative analysis of laparoscopic versus open partial nephrectomy for renal tumors in 200 patients. (J Urol. 2003 Jul;170(1):64-8)

Gill IS, Abreu SC, Desai MM, Steinberg AP, Ramani AP, Ng C, Banks K, Novick AC, Kaouk JH. Laparoscopic ice slush renal hypothermia for partial nephrectomy: the initial experience. (J Urol. 2003 Jul;170(1):52-6)

Steinberg, AP and Gill, IS. Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy: Progress, Problems and Promise. (Contemporary Urology, May 2002: 14(5), 34-49)

Steinberg AP, Desai MM, Kaouk JH, Farouk A, et al.The Large (> 7 cm, T2) Renal Tumor: Laparoscopic Versus Open Radical Nephrectomy. J Urol

Steinberg AP, Matin SF, Desai MM, Kaouk JH, Gill IS. Impact of Tumor Size on Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy. J Urology