Dr. Neil J. Kocher is a fellowship-trained urologist in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS). Dr. Kocher specializes in complex pelvic organ prolapse repair, including surgical reconstruction using minimally invasive and robotic-assisted techniques, as well as medical and surgical treatment for urinary incontinence, voiding dysfunction, pelvic floor disorders, and complications of vaginal surgery including mesh removal.
Dr. Kocher earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology summa cum laude with a minor in English at Wilkes University. He received his MD degree from Temple University School of Medicine and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed his urology residency at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, where he received multiple teaching awards including the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society and Department of Surgery Resident Leadership Awards.
Dr. Kocher then pursued a two-year accredited fellowship in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (FPMRS) at the Cleveland Clinic Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute, and he was awarded the Department of Urology Honors for his outstanding and dedicated efforts as an FPMRS clinical fellow.
Dr. Kocher has authored over 25 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, and presented at numerous national and international conferences on topics including management of vaginal mesh complications and treatment therapies for refractory overactive bladder.
Dr. Kocher is currently accepting new patients at Premier’s Poughkeepsie and Fishkill locations:
50 Eastdale Avenue North, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
400 Westage Center Business Drive Suite 210 Fishkill, NY 12524
Vassar Brothers Medical Center
45 Reade Place
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center
241 North Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Northern Dutchess Hospital
6511 Springbrook Avenue
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
Diplomate of the American Board of Urology
Board Eligible – Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Fellowship – Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Glickman Urological and Kidney Institute – Cleveland, OH
Residency – Urology
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center – Hershey, PA
Temple University School of Medicine – Philadelphia, PA
Patient Perceived Improvement and Medication Resumption Rates
After Intradetrusor Onabotulinumtoxina for Idiopathic Urgency Urinary
Neil J. Kocher · Jacqueline Zillioux · Howard B. Goldman
June 3, 2022. International Urogynecology Journal