over 30 years of experience

Dr. Leonid Kotkin

Urologist / Urologic Surgeon


Private practice in Boston, MA.
Chief of Urology, Carney Hospital, Attending Urologist at Steward St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Boston. Consultant Urologist at Lemuel Shattuck Hospital in Boston. Clinical Assistnt Professor of Urology  TUFTS Medical School. Clinical Director of  Alpha Clinical Research. Dr. Kotkin is a practicing urologist with a very extensive expertise in management of large spectrum of genitourinary diseases. His experience includes urologic training in both Russia and the United States, maintaining urologic practices in Moscow and Boston, and numerous academic and teaching achievements. He is always open to implementation of novel techniques in Urologic surgery such as penile implants and urinary sphincters, laser treatment of BPH,  focal ablation of prostate cancer, robotic surgery etc.

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Urological Problems

Below are links to information about some of the most common urological problems treated in our office.
Please contact our office if you have any questions, or would like to speak with an urologist.


Enlarged Prostate (BPH)

Age-associated benign (noncancerous) prostate gland enlargement that can cause urination difficulty.

Kidney and Bladder Cancer

It is a disease in which kidney or bladder cells grow out of control forming a cancerous tumor.

Impotence / Erectile Dysfunction

Inability to achieve or sustain an erection suitable for sexual intercourse.

Urinary Incontinence

The loss of bladder control which demonstrates in involuntary leakage of urine.

Prostate Cancer

One of the most common cancers that occurs in the prostate, a small walnut-sized gland that produces seminal fluid.

Male Infertility

It is any health issue in a man that lowers the chances of his female partner getting pregnant.


Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • All Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • First Health/Coventry Network
  • Gilsbar
  • Healthcare Networks of America
  • Humana
  • Integrated Health Plans
  • Medicare
  • NPPN Network
  • Office of Group Benefits
  • Peoples Health
  • PHCS/Multiplan
  • PPO Plus
  • United Health Care
  • Universal Healthcare
  • Wellcare

Dr. Kotkin accepts most major insurance plans, however, please call our office to verify that we still accept your insurance provider. It is also in your best interest to check your insurance plan’s provider list to be sure it permits you to be seen in our office. Please be aware that your insurance provider may require a referral letter from your primary care provider. It is the responsibility of the patient or guardian to pay any co-payments, and other charges not covered by your insurance provider.
Today, many insurance providers require pre-authorization, second surgical opinions, limitations on hospital days, etc. Please review the rules and limitations of your coverage and inform our office of any restrictions.