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Department of Surgery


Sender Herschorn
Dr. Sender Herschorn, BSc, MDCM, FRCSC

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
2075 Bayview Ave., Room MG408
Toronto, ON
M4N 3M5
Assistant: Helen Chau
Phone: 416 480-4733


Postgraduate and Specialty Training:

  • Clinical Fellowship in Urology/Urodynamics, Prosthetic devices in urology, St.Luke’s Episcopal
  • Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston (1979)
  • Surgery of the lower urinary tract and urodynamics, The Middlesex Hospital/The Institute of Urology (1978)
  • Urology Training Program, University of Toronto (1973-1978)
  • MDCM, McGill University (1972)

Current Appointments:

  • Attending Surgeon, Urology, Surgery, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Attending Urologist, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Director of the University of Toronto Research Program in Functional Urology
  • Head, Urodynamics Laboratory, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  • Courtesy staff, St. Michael’s Hospital and Toronto East General Hospital
  • Martin Barkin Chair in Urological Research, University of Toronto (2001-2012)

Clinical Expertise:

  • Urinary incontinence
  • Neurogenic bladder
  • Urologic reconstruction
  • Urinary fistulae
  • Urologic cancer surgery
  • Erectile dysfunction

Research Interests:

  • Overactive bladder, urinary incontinence, urologic reconstruction, interstitial cystitis
  • Radiation and post-surgical complications


See current publications list at PubMed.