Meet Dr. Ghoniem

Dr. Gamal M. Ghoniem

Dr. Ghoniem was born in Alexandria, Egypt, and left the country to pursue a fellowship in female urology and neurourology at Brown University in Rhode Island. He went on to complete a urology residency at the University of Michigan. In 1987, Dr. Ghoniem was appointed as Assistant Professor and Chief, Section of Urodynamics and Female Urology at Tulane University in the Department of Urology. Four years later, he was appointed Associate Professor of Urology with a joint appointment in the Department of Gynecology, and then promoted to Professor of Urology and Clinical Professor of Gynecology in 1998.

Dr. Ghoniem founded the section of Voiding Dysfunction, Female Urology, and Pelvic Reconstruction at Cleveland Clinic Florida, where he also served as Chairman of Medical Education.


Dr. Ghoniem is an active member of several societies including the American Urological Association (AUA), Southeastern Section of the American Urological Association (SSAUA), Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology (SUFU), International Continence Society (ICS), International Urogynecological Association (IUGA) and the American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS). Additionally, he was Chairman of the Research and Development Committee for IUGA, a member of the Education Committee for SUFU, and an elected member of the Scientific Committee for ICS.

Dr. Ghoniem serves on the Editorial Board and is a reviewer for numerous scientific journals. He has been appointed as an expert reviewer for the Journal of Urology, the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Urology, Endourology, Neurourology and Urodynamics. Additionally, he has served as consultant for the surgical treatment group of the 1st International Consultation on Urinary Incontience and was a member of the same committee in the 2nd Consultation.

  • Urogynecology
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urethral Strictures
  • Axonics Therapy
  • Genitourinary Reconstruction
  • English

UCI Urology – Orange
Pavilion III, Building 29,
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA 92868

  • Professor of Clinical Urology and Vice Chairman