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Professional Statement

  • Dr. Vapnek offers comprehensive urologic care, as well as a special focus on urinary control problems among women, those with spinal cord injuries and individuals with neurologic disorders. Caring for these patients involves not only leveraging the latest in urologic care technique, but also a sensitivity to the impact of such disorders on patients' quality of life.
  • Dr. Vapnek sees every patient personally and builds a strong working relationship, which is particularly important to treatment for patients with chronic conditions.


  • Medical School - University of California, San Diego
  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency in Urology
  • University of California San Diego Medical Center, Residency in General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Urology

Awards and Publications

  • New York Magazine Best Doctors of New York 1999-2011

Professional Memberships

  • American Urological Association
  • American Paraplegia Society
  • American Spinal Injury Association

Language Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog