Dr. Alexis Chesrow is an Assistant Professor of Urology and the Director of Women's Health at Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her undergraduate degrees in biology and cross-cultural anthropology at the University of Chicago. She went on to receive her medical degree from The Chicago Medical School. After completing her internship and residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she served as a chief resident, Dr. Chesrow completed a fellowship in female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery (urogynecology), neurourology, as well as in male and female voiding dysfunction at Cedars Sinai Hospital, with Tower Urology, in Los Angeles, California. She is board certified by the American Board of Urology in both urology and female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Chesrow spent nearly ten years at her urology/urogynecology practice in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she helped build a multidisciplinary program for the care of female patients and developed a clinical research program in urogynecology. She provides specialized care in urogynecology for female patients with sexual dysfunction, complicated incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and pelvic floor dysfunction. In addition, Dr. Chesrow devotes a portion of her practice to the care of male and female patients with neurological issues, such as spinal cord issues, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson’s disease. While Dr. Chesrow does not provide gender reassignment surgery or systemic hormone management, she is happy to address any voiding dysfunction and pelvic floor dysfunction issues that her transgender patients may have.