Kyrollis Attalla, MD

Kyrollis Attalla, MD

Urologic Oncologist

Expertise

Urology

Highlights

Experience

Kyrollis Attalla, MD, is a Urologic Oncologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate, bladder, kidney, adrenal, testicular, penile, and upper tract urothelial cancers. His expertise includes robotic, laparoscopic, endoscopic, and open surgical techniques. Dr. Attalla’s research interests are in the immunogenomic predictors of response to immunotherapy in bladder and kidney cancer and aim to characterize these responses on a genomic and molecular level.

He was the first to publish on the prevalence and landscape of actionable genomic alterations in kidney cancer which represents the largest and most comprehensive series to date. Dr. Attalla has authored numerous textbook chapters and scientific papers published in major high-impact journals and frequently presents his research at international, national, and regional scientific conferences. He additionally serves as an expert reviewer for multiple peer-reviewed academic journals. his research at international, national, and regional scientific conferences. He additionally serves as an expert reviewer for multiple peer-reviewed academic journals.

Education

Dr. Attalla attended The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education in New York City, a prestigious accelerated 7-year combined B.S./M.D. program in collaboration with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine, where he earned his Medical Degree. He completed his general surgery internship and urological surgery residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Attalla joined the Department of Urology after completing one of the world’s premier Urologic Oncology fellowships accredited by the Society of Urologic Oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, where he received highly advanced specialty training in complex open, laparoscopic, and robotic surgery.

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