William C. Huang, MD

  • Specialties: Urologic Oncology, Urology
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 646-744-1503

About Me

I had always had an interest in surgery, but I was drawn specifically to urology because of the diverse array of surgical procedures and treatment options I could use to help people.

I serve as the chief of the urology service at Tisch Hospital. My team and I offer the latest surgical and medical treatments to people with kidney cancer, bladder cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and other cancerous urologic conditions. I am an expert in performing complicated procedures, such as radical cystectomy and urinary reconstruction for the removal of large bladder tumors, partial nephrectomy for the removal of cancerous tissue from the kidneys, and radical prostatectomy for the removal of prostate cancers.

I’ve been performing these procedures for nearly a decade. I use traditional methods as well as the latest in advanced, minimally invasive and robotic surgical techniques at the Robotic Surgery Center, where I serve as co-director. My goal is always to provide the best possible outcome. My expertise has led to recognition in New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors” and has allowed me to serve on national and international committees to establish care guidelines for the management of cancers of the urinary tract.

We take a truly collaborative approach to care. I often treat patients side by side with medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and other cancer specialists. I also think of my patients as a part of the care team, valuing their input and encouraging them to be very involved in treatment. Although I inform and guide people through the decision making process, I respect that treatment decisions are ultimately made by the patient.

My research focuses on maximizing the quality of life for people who have had surgical treatment for kidney cancer. I am also interested in new treatments for people with bladder cancer, in the hope that we can successfully cure them without having to remove the bladder.

Conditions and Treatments

bladder problem, urinary tract cancer, genitourinary neoplasm, minimally invasive surgery, kidney cancer, surgery, prostate cancer, bladder cancer, prostate diseases, testicular cancer, adult soft tissue sarcoma, ureter cancer, elevated psa, adrenal tumor, penile cancer, robotic surgery
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  • Associate Professor, Department of Urology
  • Co-Director, Robotics Program
  • Chief, Urology Service, Tisch Hospital
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Urology - Urology, 2009
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Urologic Oncology, 2007
  • Residency, Lahey Clinic, Urology, 2004
  • Residency, Lahey Clinic, General Surgery, 2000
  • MD from Jefferson Medical College,

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My Research


Translational research in bladder cancer; kidney functional outcomes following surgery for kidney cancer


  • Multicenter prospective phase II trial of neoadjuvant (neo) dose dense gemcitabine and cisplatin (DD-GC) in patients (pts) with muscle-invasive bladder cancer (MIBC) [Meeting Abstract]

    Balar, A V; Iyer, G; Milowsky, M I; Huang, W C; Woods, M; Donat, S M; Herr, H W; Dalbagni, G; Bochner, B H; Ostrovnaya, I; Al-Ahmadie, H; Rose, T L; Riches, J C; Kania, B E; Regazzi, A M; McCoy, A S; Delbeau, D; Rosenberg, J E; Bajorin, D F Balar, A V; Iyer, G; Milowsky, M I; Huang, W C; Woods, M; Donat, S M; Herr, H W; Dalbagni, G; Bochner, B H; Ostrovnaya, I; Al-Ahmadie, H; Rose, T L; Riches, J C; Kania, B E; Regazzi, A M; McCoy, A S; Delbeau, D; Rosenberg, J E; Bajorin, D F
    Journal of clinical oncology. 2016 10 Jan 2016. 34 (2):

  • Use of MRI in Differentiation of Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma Subtypes: Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis

    Doshi, Ankur M; Ream, Justin M; Kierans, Andrea S; Bilbily, Matthew; Rusinek, Henry; Huang, William C; Chandarana, Hersh Doshi, Ankur M; Ream, Justin M; Kierans, Andrea S; Bilbily, Matthew; Rusinek, Henry; Huang, William C; Chandarana, Hersh
    American journal of roentgenology (1976). 2016 Mar . 206 (3): 566-572

  • Risk Stratification by Urinary PCA3 Testing Prior to MRI-US Fusion-Targeted Prostate Biopsy among Men with No Previous History of Biopsy

    Fenstermaker, Michael; Mendhiratta, Neil; Bjurlin, Marc A; Meng, Xiaosong; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Huang, Richard; Deng, Fang Ming; Zhou, Ming; Huang, William C; Lepor, Herbert; Taneja, Samir S Fenstermaker, Michael; Mendhiratta, Neil; Bjurlin, Marc A; Meng, Xiaosong; Rosenkrantz, Andrew B; Huang, Richard; Deng, Fang Ming; Zhou, Ming; Huang, William C; Lepor, Herbert; Taneja, Samir S
    Urology. 2016 Aug 22. ?-?

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