Meet Robert B. Simon, MD
InterStim CENTER OF EXCELLENCE | Regional Training Center for Sacral Neuromodulation
New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ
Internship & Residency
New York Medical College – Valhalla, New York
Dr. Robert Simon is a board-certified urologist practicing in northern New Jersey for more than 10 years. He specializes in minimally invasive techniques for prostate, kidney and bladder cancers, as well as stone disease, voiding dysfunction, and sexual health.
Dr. Simon is the leading provider in New Jersey for advanced therapies for overactive bladder and urinary incontinence. Other urologists throughout the tri-state area refer to him for the care of patients suffering from persistent urgency and frequency to urinate. He utilizes several treatment modalities, tailoring the proper treatment to each particular patient.
Dr. Simon is also one of the most experienced providers in the country of the InterStim™ sacral neuromodulator. He teaches doctors from all over the globe how to utilize InterStim™ in their practices.
Dr. Simon’s practice has been designated as a Regional Training Center for Sacral Neuromodulation for voiding dysfunction of the bladder and bowel. This is one of 6 centers in the country and the only center in the North East. Physicians from around the country and world have the opportunity to come and learn Dr. Simon’s techniques that have been shown to dramatically improve patients’ quality of life.
As member of the Society of Urologic Prosthetic Surgeons, Dr. Simon specializes in minimally invasive approaches to surgically correct erectile dysfunction (ED) and urinary incontinence. In addition, his practice is also the most experienced center in northern New Jersey for the utilization of shock wave therapy for ED. This is a therapy that improves erection quality with a non-invasive, in-office procedure that has produced stunning results.
Dr. Simon is a native of Bergen County. After graduating Emory University he attended New Jersey Medical School and went on to complete his residency in urology at New York Medical College. He has published several papers, presented at national conferences, and currently serves as the Chief of Urology at Hudson Crossing Surgical Center. He lives in Bergen County with his wife and three children.
Dr. Simon has been implanting the Medtronic InterStim Sacral Neuro Stimulator for over 17 years. Last week he was awarded the Center of Excellence Certification from Medtronic. During his career he has helped hundreds of patients who suffer from overactive bladder, urinary retention, and fecal incontinence.
Dr. Simon’s practice is also one of a few Regional Training Centers in the country for Medtronic. He has also trained dozens of physicians on how conduct this simple in-office test and implant.
OVERACTIVE BLADDER (OAB) AND HOW INTERSTIM WORKS
- Society of Urologic Prosthetic Surgeons
- Hudson Crossing Surgical Center
- Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ
- Emblem Health
- Empire Blue Cross HMO (Contiguous County only)
- Empire Blue Cross PPO
- HealthNet Federal
- Railroad Medicare
- UnitedHealthcare (excluding Medicare Plans)
- US Family Health