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James S. Rosoff, MD

Assistant Professor of Urology

Contact Information

James S. Rosoff, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Urology

    PO Box 208058

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8058

    United States



James Rosoff grew up in New Rochelle, NY and attended Yale University, earning his undergraduate degree in 1997. He then went on to serve as a Peace Corps Volunteer, teaching science for two years in the West African country of Benin. After the Peace Corps, he worked for three years as a science teacher in Boston.

James then attended medical school at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City, earning his medical degree in 2006. He stayed at Cornell for his residency training, which he completed in 2012. From there, James went to Charleston for a fellowship in Urologic Oncology. He joined the Yale Department of Urology in July 2013 and is now based primarily in Greenwich.

Dr. Rosoff's clinical focus is on the management of urologic cancers and minimally invasive surgery. His other interests include the treatment of male infertility, kidney stone disease, and voiding dysfunction. His research interests include prostate cancer imaging, genetics of kidney cancer, treatment of male infertility, evaluation of minimally invasive surgical techniques as well as urologic illness in the global health arena.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Weill Cornell Medical College (2006)
  • BA
    Yale University (1997)
  • Fellowship
    South Carolina - Medical University
  • Residency
    New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Internship
    New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Board Certification
    AB of Urology, Urology (2015)


  • Moderated Poster Presentation: "Is MRI with diffusion weighted imaging effective in detecting prostate cancer in men with previous negative biopsies?" AUA Annual Meeting.
    San Diego, United States 2013
  • Moderated Poster Presentation: "Utlization patters of radiographic imaging in men with newly diagnosed prstate cancer at a tertiary referral center." AUA Annual Meeting.
    San Diego, United States 2013
  • "National Treatment Guidelines for Management of Genitourinary." Hollings Cancer Center Grand Rounds.
    Charleston, United States 2012
  • Podium: "Laparoendoscopic single sit (LESS) donor nephrectomy: Lessons learned from the first 100 cases by a single surgeon." AUA Annual Meeting.
    Washington, United States 2011
  • Moderated Poster Presentation: "Selective protection of renal proximal tubule cells from cisplatin toxicity by a novel antioxidant peptide."
    San Fransisco, United States 2010
  • Moderated Poster Presentation: "Prognostic nomogram for testosterone following varicocelectomy." AUA Annual Meeting.
    Orlando, United States 2008

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Teacher of the Month (January)Medical University of South Carolina2013
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society2012
Physician of the YearNew York-Presbyterian Hospital2011
E. Darracott Vaughan. Jr. Prize in UrologyWeill Cornell Medical College2006

Professional Service

"Urologic Oncology"Reviewer2013 - 2015
"World Journal of Urology"Reviewer2012 - 2015
"European Medical Journal, Urology"Reviewer2012 - 2015
Southeastern Section of the American Urological AssociationMember2012 - 2015
American Urological AssociationMember2007 - 2015
New York Section of the American Urological AssociationMember2007 - 2012

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