Financial Information: Payment Policy & Insurance Plans

We are happy to offer our services to all patients regardless of insurance coverage status. We also see international patients and visitors to NYC from other parts of the US.  


If you have any questions, to schedule a consultation, please contact us or call/text: 1-646-663-4080.

We have excellent reviews from patients and their partners.  Information for out-of-state and international patients.  Find out our office hours or directions to our office. 

Same-day virtual video appointments and in-person appointments are available.


Affordable Urology Treatment with or without Insurance

No Insurance? No Problem.  We offer discounts to patients without insurance coverage for payment at the time of service.  You may also apply for a 0% APR for your medical and non-medical expenses. Click to Check Eligibility.  

We offer the highest-quality, highest-value urology care in the New York Metro area. Please read about the true costs of medical care and how we help you to save your hard-earned money.

Insurances Accepted: Summary

The urologists at New York Urology Specialists are committed to providing the highest quality urological care in NYC to our patients.  We provide medical care as in-network or out-of-network providers depending on your particular health insurance policy.  You can schedule an appointment with us even if we do not participate in your health insurance plan.  We offer FREE, no-obligation insurance verification.

You may use your out-of-network health benefits or pay us directly if your plan does not offer out-of-network benefits.  If you have questions about your health insurance, please contact us or your health insurance plan.

The physicians at New York Urology Specialists accept traditional Medicare as an in-network provider.   Copays and deductibles are due at the time of service.

Self-Pay, Uninsured, and Cash-Paying Patients

If you do not have health insurance or your insurance does not have out-of-network benefits, we would be happy to provide you with outstanding care at a discounted price.  All payments are due at the time of service.  We specialize in providing high-quality, low-cost urology care to patients with no health coverage who are paying out of pocket.

Our goal is to provide you the highest quality care while minimizing your expenses.  We routinely offer generic medications when available; often, we can offer you sample medications to get you started and to make sure the treatment is effective before you pay out of pocket for medications.  We offer drug-savings plans that cover many medications.

High Deductible Plans

We offer high-quality, cost-efficient urology care for patients with high deductible plans.  We will work with you to find a high-quality, low-cost care solution that fits your goals.  Our high-quality and cost-effective services will often cost you less than going to an in-network physician.  Please contact us to schedule an appointment.  If you need help with affording your deductible payments, you may be eligible for 0% APR credit for medical and non-medical expenses. Click to Check Eligibility.  

Payment Options:

We accept cash, all major credit cards as well as PayPal.  You can apply for low-interest credit cards here: You may also apply for Low-interest credit cards for your medical and non-medical expenses. Click to Check Eligibility.  

Costs and Insurance Coverage

We are happy to see patients with traditional insurance policies or with no insurance, those with high-deductible plans, out-of-pocket cash-paying patients, and international patients.  We offer high-quality, cost-effective care.

It is our belief that insurance rules should not limit your treatment.  New York Urology Specialists is an in-network provider with Medicare.   New York Urology Specialists and Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger are not contracted with other insurance networks at this time.  We will gladly see you as an out-of-network provider. Your insurance company may cover some or all costs of the care that you choose to receive from us as an out-of-network benefit. Our fee schedule is simple and straightforward. Sample visit costs are listed below. For more detailed pricing, please contact us.

2021 Fee Schedule – Our Typical Fees Start as Follow:

  Regular Self-Pay Fee start at: Prepayment discount Fees start at:
New visit: $385* $285*
Return visits: $265* $85*

* Costs include physician evaluation for a simple problem (99203 visit level); higher fees apply for more complicated visits. Additional fees may apply for other tests, procedures and surgeries.* add $10 credit/debit card processing fee to cover the charges banks charge us if paying with credit/debit or prepaid card for new visits and $5 for follow-up visits. * These discounted rates are valid only for self-pay patients who cannot afford standard rates or health insurance premiums.  Higher regular rates apply to patients who do not prepay or those who are covered by insurance. 

For patients without insurance who are paying out-of-pocket for our services at the time of service, prompt payment discounts are available. We also offer unique, all-inclusive “prepaid” office urological care plans for patients.  If you have Medicare, you will typically be responsible for a 20% copay often covered by secondary insurance if you have it.

Cancellation Policy

We understand that life can be unpredictable.  If you cannot come to your appointment, please notify us at least 72 hours in advance.  Cancellation fees apply for office visits, procedures, and surgeries.

Financial Considerations

Our payment policies are simple and straightforward.  We are always happy to provide you with the most outstanding urology care in NYC, whether you have a commercial insurance policy, a high-deductible plan, or no insurance at all.   We would be happy to see you if we are not in-network with your insurance company. However, be aware that your out-of-pocket costs may be higher depending on your plan.

Our prices are reasonable and are typically much lower than what you would pay by visiting a similarly experienced and qualified urologist working for a hospital.  If necessary, we will work with you on financing options to help you.  Our goal is singular: to deliver the highest quality urological care in New York City.

Physician fees are only a small part of your medical expenditures.  To help you with medical expenses, whenever possible, we will prescribe generic medications that have the same therapeutic ingredients, cost less, and work as well as the expensive brand medications.  Because we are an independent practice and offer your choices, your total cost of care may be lower even when you go out-of-network compared to getting studies done at a hospital affiliated with the hospital-employed physicians.  For example, when you need a CT scan or MRI, you can go to an outpatient center where the cost of a CT scan can be $300-$400 compared to $1,000-$3,000 at a hospital.   Please contact your insurance plan for information about your costs.

We accept cash payments, all major credit cards, including Visa, Mastercard, American Express, PayPal, and checks.  Several financing options are available.

If you require a procedure or surgery, you should discuss your condition with your insurance company to determine what the insurance company will cover under your policy. All or part of your physician fee for the surgery may be covered by your insurance company if you have out-of-network benefits in your policy. You may be responsible for the deductible, copay, and/or other costs.

We will assist you with any paperwork required by your insurance carrier to file a claim for reimbursement of your expenses. Please be aware that your insurance may require precertification for certain surgeries and procedures. Please note that hospital or surgical center fees are separate from physician fees. Your insurance may be accepted by the hospital or surgery center where the procedure will be scheduled.

You may use a health savings account (HSA) to pay for the services we offer.

Cost of Treatment and Insurances

Inexpensive Urologist Visit CostAt New York Urology Specialists, we offer affordable treatment for men and women. Our prices are low for patients without insurance and for those who have high insurance copays, high deductibles, or insurance plans that do not cover treatment costs. 

We accept many health insurance plans.  We would be happy to verify your eligibility and benefits and provide you with detailed information on your health plan’s coverage.  Financing options and credit options are available to help you pay for medical care.

Why Choose New York Urology Specialists for UTI and Urinary Problems?

  • All treatment is performed by a board-certified urologist experienced in treating men and women with symptoms of UTI, STD, pelvic pain, frequent urination, urge to pee,  urinary incontinence, and other urinary problems using medical therapy, minimally invasive therapies, lasers, and surgery.  
  • We are one of the few practices in the region to offer a full range of options for the treatment of frequent UTI, urinary problems, yeast infections in women, urethritis, and interstitial cystitis.
  • We offer treatment options for frequent bladder infections, frequent urination, overactive bladder, bladder pain, pelvic pain, and prostatitis in our office.  Office procedures avoid the risks, costs, and recovery from general anesthesia.  
  • We offer diagnostic testing in our office, which avoids hospital costs.
  • Extensive experience: Thousands of men and women have been treated successfully for constant UTI and frequent urination.
  • Confidential and Understanding Care. We understand that most of our patients desire privacy.  We see patients with a variety of urological problems. Your reason for visiting us is entirely confidential.
  • We are conveniently located within a 30-60 minute commute to men and women seeking treatment for bladder problems, cystitis, pyelonephritis, urethritis, and chronic UTI in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Westchester, Long Island, Bronx, and New Jersey.

What do Urinary Infections Look Like?

You can find pictures of urinary problems as well as before and after treatment images in our image gallery.

Scheduling Appointments for Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) Treatment at New York Urology Specialists


If you have any questions, to schedule a consultation, please contact us or call/text: 1-646-663-4080.

We have excellent reviews from patients and their partners.  Information for out-of-state and international patients.  Find out our office hours or directions to our office. 

We offer affordable appointment prices with or without insurance.  Same-day virtual video appointments and in-person appointments are available.

Dr. Shteynshlyuger MD is a board-certified urologist in NYC who specializes in treating constant UTI and urinary problems in men and women.   He has performed hundreds of urethral, bladder, and kidney surgeries, including cystoscopy, Interstim sacral neuromodulation, bladder tumor removal, slings for urinary incontinence, Botox for OAB, artificial urinary sphincter, surgery for enlarged prostate, and many other procedures.  


Patients Reviews

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best urology doctor
by on Feb 14, 2021

Dr Alex Shteynshlyuger is the best urology doctor there is. He is attentive, analytical, knowledgeable and skillful. Very confidential with a masterfully professional staff. I would not hesitate in recommending Dr Shteynshlyuger to the world because I am a satisfied patient of his.

finally able to enjoy life again
by on Dec 16, 2020

Dr. Alex absolutely changed my life and restored my faith in doctors. When my condition first started I saw four different urologists over a period of about 6 months. All four either laughed me out of their office saying there’s nothing they could do to help, that my pain was normal, or prescribed me something that did not help or made everything worse. I prepared to live my life (22 years old now) with chronic pain that made participating in every day activities extremely difficult. Finally after getting the courage to start looking for new doctors again I found Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger and decided to give his office a call. I proceeded to see him shortly after my call, and now a few visits and months later I am finally able to enjoy life again. Dr. Alex took the time to do the tests that other doctors did not even mention. He took different approaches, gave well explained answers to all of my questions, and made me feel like there are some doctors who really do care. On top of all of that he has some of the most helpful and kind staff I have come across. I cannot stress enough how thankful I am for Dr. Alex!

Great place
by on Nov 09, 2020

Very friendly staff, A great experience from the front desk to seeing the doctor. Dr.Shteynshlyuger is very professional and makes you comfortable when you’re in the room. He answers every question with detail. Great place..

I am very happy with this doctor.
by on Aug 12, 2020

I am very happy with this doctor. He is very patient and he understood all my problems. He also answered my questions and gave me some good advice.

very friendly staff
by on Apr 12, 2020

excellent doctor and all very friendly staff

2 years free of any UTI
by on Apr 09, 2020

This urologist has helped me for my constant UTI’s He gave me a few tests, diagnosed the problem and now I’m 2 years free if any UTI. A kind, intelligent, caring doctor LucretiaLaMura

Thank you doc !!!
by on Aug 14, 2019

Great doctor, good bedside manner and always felt comfortable talking to him and the staff. Great location and affordable prices. Thank you doc !!!

What went well

Appointment scheduling Office environment Staff friendliness Appointment wasn't rushed Listened & answered questions Explained conditions well Trusted the provider's decisions

Office very convenient location
by on Aug 13, 2019

Office very convenient location Don’t have to wait for long Staff very friendly Dr shteynshyuer very experienced I had my serviced done in 3 visits now I feel good now Than you Dr. shteynhlyuger

positive experience
by on Aug 09, 2019

Dr. Shteynshlyuger is professional, knowledgeable, and experienced. I had a positive experience with him.

Care at NY Urology Specialists
by on Jul 06, 2019

I am a 54 year-old male who is extremely happy with my care at New York Urology Specialists. I came to see Dr. Alex out of near desperation after consulting with three other urologists. Literally over one night, I began experiencing severe penile pain and burning. None of the other urologists were able to help diagnose what my problem was and seemingly didn't take my problem very seriously. In fact, one of them specifically told me at it had nothing to do with my prostate. After 6 weeks of suffering, I saw Dr. Alex. He examined me and gave me some tests and lab work. He very quickly ascertained that my problem was due to an enlarged prostate. He proscribed medicine to deal with my pain in the short-term and keep my prostate size in check over the long-term. My problem quickly disappeared. Today, 5 years later, I feel great. Dr, Alex listens to you as a patient, takes your opinion and health concerns seriously and knows his field inside-and-out so that you can get proper treatment for your problem. I can't thank him enough for diagnosing and solving my malady - you sometimes can't appreciate a problem until you have it. Getting rid of it and getting back to normal is so important - I am so glad that I saw Dr. Alex for my problem.

Great follow ups
by on Mar 17, 2019

Overall, I am happy with the services provided by Dr. Alex and his office staff. They are second to none when regarding follow-ups and getting back to you promptly, which is definitely not always the case with specialists. Furthermore, living abroad, he has offered to continue to treat me via skype and through email, which has been hugely helpful considering the medical care where I live is not as comprehensive as in the United States.

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by on Jan 28, 2019

Absolutely amazing!

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by on Aug 16, 2018

Outstanding service

urology services
by on Apr 11, 2018

I am very satisfied with the treatment I received at new york urology specialist and would recommend them to other patients.they are the very best.

Excellent doctor
by on Feb 19, 2018

I saw Dr. Alex for kidney stones. I'm very pleased with the results.

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by on Nov 19, 2017

I am writing to thank dr. Alex. He is thorough, professional, knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. I have seen him for ED and prostate issues, and he has explained all my options clearly, and found solutions that have been a great help. thank you! I highly recommend both Dr. Alex and his staff, which I find to be helpful, friendly, knowledgeable and very professional. They are a pleasure to deal with and all have been a great help.

Dr visit
by on Sep 14, 2017

I am very much thankful for meeting Dr Alex .I had a very serious medical problem I visited many doctors but none could not help me it was very difficult for me until I visited Dr Alex after a couple visits my medical problem is no more I feel very great also I felt almost 20 years younger Dr Alex is second to none fantastic doctor. Thanks again Dr Alex from my family.

Excellent doctor
by on Jul 03, 2014

I am feeling better now after visiting clinic New York urology specialists. Excellent staff and appointment on time.

My cramps and burning are gone
by on May 23, 2013

Dear Dr. Alex – Since starting the [treatment], my cramps and burning have mostly gone. The biggest benefit is my leaking has been reduced to the lowest amount in almost 10 years. Charles M. Date: 2013

Thank you for excellent care
by on Jan 07, 2013

Dear Dr. Alex: We want to thank you for the excellent care you provided for George during his emergency operation and the follow up treatment. Your quiet, confident manner was reassuring to us during a very scary time for us. We will never forget you. George Sally R. Date: 2013

We appreciate all that you did to help my dad
by on Sep 17, 2012

Dear Dr. Alex – I just wanted to write you a note to thank you for all of the care you have gave to my father during his illness. We appreciate all that you did to help my dad through his illness. We wanted to be sure to let you know how much it meant to us. Sincerely Joanne R.

We love you!
by on Feb 16, 2012

Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger and Staff – Thank you so much for taking care of my husband Bob. Dr. Alex: I thank God everyday for you. You were an answer to prayer.

Frequent UTI Treatment for Men and Women With Fast Recovery at New York Urology Specialists

Excellence-Urology_Care-banner2At New York Urology Specialists, our urologists are specially trained in the evaluation and treatment of frequent UTI, urinary burning, urethritis, cystitis, sexual problems, and urinary problems.  We understand the challenges that urinary and sexual problems create for our patients, their relationships, and their self-esteem.  We help you find a treatment for frequent UTI and urinary problems that fit your needs, lifestyle, and preferences.

Urologists are doctors specializing in the treatment of men and women with urinary problems and sexual problems that include urinary tract infections, bladder leakage problems, urge to pee, incomplete bladder emptying, and frequent urination. By virtue of our experience and skill, we are able to offer an effective treatment option for nearly every man and woman who desires an effective treatment for any problem that affects the urinary tract.  We offer medical and surgical treatment for urinary and sexual problems.

We Treat Recurrent and Chronic UTI and Urinary Problems:

Schedule an Appointment with Dr. Shteynshlyuger:

Call/text today: 1-646-663-4080 or make an appointment online

Dr. Shteynshlyuger is a fellowship-trained board-certified urologist with expertise in evaluating and treating urinary and bladder problems in men and women.  He uses modern, effective, and proven treatment methods.  We offer cystoscopy, urodynamics, bladder sonogram, and treatment for bladder incontinence. We perform procedures such as Botox for OAB, Interstim neuromodulation, Rezum for BPH, prostate enucleation for enlarged prostate, and Urolift procedure.  

He has successfully treated hundreds of men and women with symptoms of frequent urination during the day and excessive urination at night.

He is highly recommended by top primary care physicians in the New York area. If you or someone you know has been experiencing urological symptoms, make an appointment to take advantage of Dr. Shteynshlyuger’s expert advice. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.


If you have any questions, to schedule a consultation, please contact us or call/text: 1-646-663-4080.

We have excellent reviews from patients and their partners.  Information for out-of-state and international patients.  Find out our office hours or directions to our office. 

We offer affordable appointment prices with or without insurance.  Same-day virtual video appointments and in-person appointments are available.

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