Longtime visiting specialist Dr. Joel N. Slutsky has relocated to the Cayman Islands, according to a press release from Chrissie Tomlinson Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Slutsky is now a full-time member of the hospital team, the press release states.
Dr. Patrick Auman, administrator for the hospital, said, “The expediency of appointments with Dr. Slutsky and the benefit of his presence here for anyone experiencing urological problems will be an asset to the community as a whole. We are grateful he is here full-time with CTMH.”
Dr. Slutsky completed his education at Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico and an internship in urology; he also had a five-year residency in surgery and urology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.
He specializes in prostate problems, incontinence and treatment for overactive bladder. He also performs pelvic floor reconstruction, sacral nerve stimulation therapy, and surgical solutions for urological problems.
Dr. Slutsky has been treating patients on island for more than 15 years. He recently closed his practice in Chicago where he was also on staff at Rush University Medical Center. He also taught urology residents at the university.
He is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a member of the Chicago Urological Society, Illinois Urological Society, American College of Surgeons, American Urological Association and American Medical Society.