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Dr. Nicholas Karanikolas, MD

Urology*
5.0 (5)
Map Pin Small Staten Island, NY
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Nicholas Karanikolas, MD

Dr. Nicholas Karanikolas, MD is an Urology Specialist in Staten Island, NY. They graduated from SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University and is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital. Dr. Karanikolas, completed a residency at State University Of Ny Health Science Ctr/Brooklyn. Patients rated Dr. Karanikolas an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Karanikolas works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Smith Institute for Urology at Staten Island in Staten Island, NY. They frequently treat conditions like Urinary Tract Cancer, Bladder Cancer and Kidney Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Karanikolas' Office Locations

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    Northwell Health Physician Partners Smith Institute for Urology at Staten Island
    900 South Ave Ste 103, Staten Island, NY 10314 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (718) 540-4249

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Urinary Tract Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Kidney Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Bladder Surgery
Resection of Bladder Neck
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Carcinoma
Bladder Infection
Bladder Stones
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Chronic Prostatitis
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Hydronephrosis
Kidney Stones
Male Sexual Arousal Disorders
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Overactive Bladder
Polyuria
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Prostatitis
Sexual Arousal Disorder
Sexual Disorders
Testicular Cancer
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Retention
Urinary Stones
Augmentation Cystoplasty
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Prostate Removal
Prostatectomy with Robotic Assist
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Uroflowmetry
Vasectomy
Acute Bacterial Prostatitis
Acute Cystitis
Acute Kidney Infection
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Alzheimer's Disease
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Balanitis
Bedwetting
Bladder Atony
Bladder Diverticulum
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Bone Cancer
Bowenoid Papulosis
Brain Cancer
Chronic Cystitis
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Obstructive Pyelonephritis
Chronic Tubulo Interstitial Nephritis
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetic Neuropathy
End-Stage Renal Disease
Epididymitis
Epididymo - Orchitis
Epilepsy
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Genital Herpes
Genitourinary Tract Hemorrhage
Head and Neck Cancer
Hydrocele
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypogonadism
Hypospadias
Hypothalamus Cancer
Infertility
Irradiation Cystitis
Kidney Failure
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Lung Cancer
Male Infertility
Malignancy of Penile Body
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neurogenic Bladder
Orchitis
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Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Paraphimosis
Parkinson's Disease
Pelvic Abscess
Penile Cancer
Penile Carcinoma
Peritoneal Cancer
Peyronie's Disease
Pheochromocytoma
Phimosis
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Pineal Region Tumors
Premature Ejaculation
Prostate Carcinoma
Prostate Cyst
Prostate Stones
Prostatic Abscess
Prostatocystitis
Psychosexual Dysfunction
Pyonephrosis
Renal Abscess
Sexual Orgasm Disorders
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
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Spermatocele
Stroke
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Testicular Atrophy
Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Hypofunction
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Trigonitis
Undescended Testicles
Urethra Cancer
Urge Incontinence
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
Urogenital Candidiasis
Uterine Cancer
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Cancer
Varicose Veins Genital
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvovaginal Rhabdomyosarcoma
Yeast Infections
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Bacteriuria Screening
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Scan
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Circumcision
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Complex Penile Surgery
Cystectomy
Cystectomy with Robotic Assist
Cystometry
Cystotomy
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dipstick Urinalysis
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Fertility Preservation
Gonorrhea Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Incomplete Circumcision Repair
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Lithotripsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Destruction of Kidney Lesion
Orchiectomy
Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy or Pyelostolithotomy
Prostate Biopsy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Renal Transplant
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
STD Screening
Syphilis Screening
Testicular Implants
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Trichomoniasis Screening
Urethral Dilation
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Vaginal Hysterectomy
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vasectomy Reversal
Wound Repair
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    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
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    • Coventry Health Care
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    Specialties*
    • Urology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1457417297
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • State University Of Ny Health Science Ctr/Brooklyn
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Urology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Staten Island University Hospital

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    Dr. Nicholas Karanikolas, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Karanikolas is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Karanikolas works at Northwell Health Physician Partners Smith Institute for Urology at Staten Island in Staten Island, NY. View the full address on Dr. Karanikolas’s profile.

    Dr. Karanikolas has seen patients for Urinary Tract Cancer, Bladder Cancer and Kidney Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Karanikolas on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Karanikolas. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Karanikolas.

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