Meet Dr. Jay Motola

Health Professional

Dr. Motola will bring his extensive experience with prostate issues to bear in regular written updates to this site.

Jay Motola, M.D., F.A.C.S. has been practicing general urology since 1992. He has particular interests in urologic oncology, minimally invasive urology, urinary incontinence, and erectile dysfunction. He is the director of Urologic Oncology at Putnam Hospital (Carmel, NY). From 1999-2005 he served as the chairman of the department of Surgery at Putnam Hospital . He is the author of numerous articles in professional peer reviewed journals. He is currently investigating the use of LH/RH agonists in the treatment of advanced prostate cancer. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Urogical Association, Endourology Society, American Medical Association and the Medical Society of the State of New York. He was recently appointed to the Young Urologist Committee of the American Urological Association.

If you have a question for Dr. Motola, send it to and check back at the first of the month to see whether it's been answered. Once a month, Dr. Motola will pick three to five of your questions to answer in his SharePost. Although Dr. Motola cannot give specific diagnoses, treatment recommendations or medical advice through our site, he will try to provide as much useful information as possible. We appreciate your questions and if yours is reprinted in Dr. Motola's SharePost, your identity will be kept confidential.