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Jerzy Gajewski

Professor

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Department of Urology

Email: jgajew@dal.ca
Phone: 902-425-3940 ext 4
Fax: 902-422-0033
Mailing Address: 
Urology Consultants
620-5991 Spring Garden Rd
Halifax, NS, B3H 1Y6
 
Research & Clinical Interests:
  • Functional urology
  • Incontinence
  • Overactive bladder
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Voiding dysfunction
  • Bladder pain syndrome
  • Neuromodulation

 

Education

  • MD (Poznan, Poland)
  • Residency in Urology (Poland)
  • Residency in Urology (Dalhousie University)
  • Fellowship in Neurourology and Urodynamics (Dalhousie University)

Designations

  • FRCSC
  • Director of Functional Urology Program (Dalhousie University)

Awards

  • 2014 - CUA Award, lifetime achievement award
  • 2009 - 2014 - “Guest Professor” Central South University, Changsha Hunan, China
  • 2001 - Honorary Membership of Polish Urological Association
  • 1984 - First Prize, Laboratory Research, American Urological Association

Biography

Dr. Jerzy B. Gajewski  graduated from Medical school in Poznan, Poland (1973) and pursued his urological training in Poland, Germany and Canada, before completing a fellowship in Neurourology and Urodynamics in Dalhousie University.  Dr. Gajewski is a past-Chair of the Canadian Male Sexual Council and past-President of the Canadian Academy of Urological Surgeons. He is a Secretary of the Canadian Society for the Study of the Aging Male. He is a very active member of the Canadian Urological Association and was its Treasurer for several years and President in 2009-2010. He was a Chair of the Publication and Communication Committee (2006-2013) and the Trustee of the International Continence Society (2008-2011). He was a founding member of the Bethune Society; Canadian-Chinese Urological Society. He is now the President of the Northeastern Section of the American Urological Association. Dr. Gajewski’s main clinical and research interests include voiding dysfunction, neurogenic bladder, incontinence, neuromodulation, interstitial cystitis and erectile dysfunction.

Selected Publications

  • Fadi Sawaqed & Jerzy Gajewski; Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis In Males: Clinical Presentation And Correlation Between Symptoms, Cystoscopic And Urodynamic Findings. CUAJ, Vol 8 (5-6 Suppl3) June 2014
  • Andrews Matthew and Gajewski Jerzy,Urodynamic and cystoscopic findings in men Less Than 50 years of age with Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms; CUAJ, Vol 8 (5-6 Suppl3) June 2014
  • Jerzy B Gajewski, Anthony J Kanai, Linda Cardozo, Youko Ikeda, Irina V Zabbarova; Does our limited knowledge of the mechanisms of neural stimulation limit its benefits for patients with overactive bladder? ICI-RS 2013. Neurourology and Urodynamics 05/2014; • 2.67 Impact Factor
  • Wolski Z, Sosnowski M, Drewa T, Gajewski J; Sacral Neuromodulation for the treatment of the lower urinary tract symptoms; Przegląd Urologiczny, 4(supl), 86, 2014