Omer Raheem, MD, MSc, MCh, MRCSI

Omer Raheem, MD, MSc, MCh, MRCSI

Urology in New Orleans, LA


 (504) 891-8454

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Additional Locations


1430 Tulane Avenue, room 3514,
New Orleans, LA

Tulane Medical Center (Downtown),
1415 Tulane Ave 3rd Floor,
New Orleans, LA

Tulane Lakeside Multi-specialty Clinics,
Suite 101, 4720 S. I-10 Service Rd W. Metairie,
Metairie, LA

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About Dr. Raheem


Omer Raheem, MD, MSc is Director of Men’s Health and Assistant Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his urology residency at the University of California, San Diego and his fellowship at the University of Washington, Department of Urology, specializing in Male Reproductive, Sexual Medicine, and Prosthetics Surgery. Prior to his training in the USA, Dr. Raheem was awarded membership to the Royal College of Surgeons in the United Kingdom and Ireland following the completion of Basic Surgical Training.

Dr. Raheem has accrued multiple certifications and contributed to a wide array of medical texts, several book chapters and publications in more than 100 peer-reviewed journals. He has been awarded several prestigious research prizes at national urologic confernces, and won the AUA George W. Kaplan Outstanding Research Resident for three consecutive years [2015-2017]. In addition, he was awarded the Coloplast Research Grant and Travel award, Minnesota, in 2016. Dr. Raheem holds a patent for a xenograft model of human bone metastatic prostate cancer developed in 2013 at the University of California, San Diego, Moores Cancer Center prostate cancer research laboratory.

Dr. Raheem's clinical and research interests include all aspects of male reproductive and sexual dysfunction. He believes in a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to evaluate and treat erectile dysfunction, urinary incontinence, male infertility, and various men’s health conditions. Dr. Raheem's goal is to establish state-of-the art Men’s Health Clinics within the Tulane Health System to serve as a gateway for patients from the wider Gulf South region to help them arrive to the best solution for complex men’s health issues.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

University of Washington
Fellowship, Urology, 2017 - 2018

University of California San Diego
Residency, Urology, 2013 - 2017

University of California San Diego
Internship, General Surgery, 2011 - 2013

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Irish Urology Residency, Urology, 2008 - 2010

University of Dublin, Trinity College
Masters in Surgery (MCh), Urology, 2007 - 2008

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Member of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (MRCSI), General Surgery, 2005 - 2007

University of Dublin, Trinity College
Masters in Anatomical Sciences (MSc), Anatomy, 2002 - 2005

University of Al-Mustansiriyah COM
Class of 2000

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Medical Licenses

LA State Medical License
2018 - Present

WA State Medical License
2017 - 2019

CA State Medical License
2013 - 2019

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Work Experience

Clinical Fellow and Senior Instructor at Men's Health Center, University of Washington, Department of Urology
Department of Urology, University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA
2017 - 2018

Urology Resident
University of california, San Diego Medical Center
San Diego, CA
2011 - 2017

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Hospital Affiliations

Touro Infirmary
Current Affiliation
New Orleans, LA

University Medical Center
Current Affiliation
New Orleans, LA

Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System
Current Affiliation
New Orleans, LA

Tulane Health System
Current Affiliation
New Orleans, LA

University of Washington Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Seattle, WA

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Publications



PubMed

Renal trauma classification and management validating the revised Renal Injury Grading Scale.
J. Urol.
Ballon-Landa, E.,Raheem, O. A.,Fuller, T. W.,Kobayashi, L.,Buckley, J. C.
5/31/2019

Rising Serum Uric Acid Level Is Negatively Associated with Survival in Renal Cell Carcinoma.
Cancers (Basel)
Yim, K.,Bindayi, A.,McKay, R.,Mehrazin, R.,Raheem, O. A.,Field, C.,Bloch, A.,Wake, R.,Ryan, S.,Patterson, A.,Derweesh, I. H.
4/18/2019

The relationship between cannabis and male infertility, sexual health, and neoplasm: a systematic review.
Andrology
Rajanahally, S.,Raheem, O.,Rogers, M.,Brisbane, W.,Ostrowski, K.,Lendvay, T.,Walsh, T.
2/16/2019

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Journal Article

Pyocystis: A Systematic Review
International Urology & Nephrology
Kamel MH, Gardner R, Tart K, Raheem OA, Houston B; Bissada N, Davis R
1/1/2017

New Horizons in the Management of Castrate Resistant Prostate cancer
Journal of Clinical Urology
Kamel, MH, Davis R, Raheem OA
1/1/2017

Role of penile prosthesis in the management of peyronie’s disease
Transl Androl Urol
Raheem OA, Hsieh TC
1/1/2017

Lecture

Perioperative outcomes following partial nephrectomy performed on patients remaining on antiplatelet therapy
1/1/2016
San Diego, CA

External Validation of the 2009 Revised American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Renal Injury Scale [AAST–RIS]: University of California San Diego Institutional Experience
1/1/2016

1 Year Results of a Prospective Study to Characterize Patient Experience after Prostatic Urethral Lift (LOCAL Study)
1/1/2016
Kauai, HI

Abstract

Genomic Analysis of a Longitudinal Series Prostate Cancer Bone Metastases and Xenografts from the Same Patient Revealed Selection of a Progressively Therapy Resistant Metastatic Clone
AUA Annual meeting
Jamieson CAM, Muldong MT, Gallegos A, Wu CN, Mendoza T, Park JS, Zhu W, Raheem OA, Park SC, Liss MA, Burner D, Edsall LE, Miakicheva O, Cacalana NA, Jamieson CHM, Kane CJ, Kulidjian, AA, Gaasterland T
1/1/2017
Boston, MA

Robotic partial nephrectomy involving intracorporal cold ischemia for post cryoablation failure (Video)
AUA Annual meeting
Hamilton Z, Raheem OA, Derweesh IH
1/1/2017
Boston, MA

ssessing the clinical and radiological uptake and utility of the 2009 revision to the 1989 American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Renal Injury Scale: A single institution series
AUA Annual Meeting
Raheem OA, Ballon-Landa E, Kobayashi L, Buckley JC
1/1/2016
San Diego, CA

Book Chapter

Clinical approaches to male factor infertility in Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection: Indications, Techniques and Applications
Raheem OA, Hsieh TM
1/1/2016

Handbook of Bioenvironmental Toxicology: Men’s Reproductive and Sexual Health
Raheem OA, Ghali F, Rajasekaran R
1/1/2016

Testosterone: Production, Role in Men's Health and Replacement Therapy
Raheem OA, Hsieh TM
1/1/2014

Other

Testicular Sperm Retrieval Improves Fertility Outcomes in Men with Elevated Sperm DNA Fragmentation Indices
Owusu RA, Raheem OA, Patel ND, Hsieh TC
1/1/2017

The association of erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease: A systematic critical review. American Journal of Men’s Health 2016
Raheem OA, Hsieh TM
1/1/2016

Reoperation Rates for Penile Prosthetic Surgery. J Sex Med 2016
Raheem OA, Hsieh TM
1/1/2016

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