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Wayne J.G. Hellstrom, MD, FACS
Wayne Hellstrom


Academic Office: (504) 988-3361
Clinic Appointments: (504) 988-5271
Fax: (504) 988-5059



  • Graduated from McGill University - 1981
  • Surgery Residency - McGill University - 1981 - 1982
  • Residency - (Urology) University of California at San Francisco, 1983-1986
  • Fellowship (Andrology) - University of California at Davis, 1986-1988
  • Board Certification, American Board of Urology, 1988
  • Fellow of American College of Surgeons, 1990
  • Full-time faculty at Tulane since 1988
  • Significant experience in microsurgical reconstruction, diagnostic ultrasound, advanced male infertility procedures, and latest therapeutic modalities for erectile dysfunction.


Dr. Wayne J.G. Hellstrom is Professor of Urology and Chief of Andrology (male infertility and sexual dysfunction) at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, where he has been since 1988. His practice is specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of sexual dysfunction including Peyronie's disease, surgical and vascular reconstruction, prosthetic surgery, male infertility (both surgical and medical therapies), BPH, and urethral stricture disease.

A clinician, author, and lecturer, Hellstrom has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in professional publications and has contributed numerous chapters in textbooks. He also is the editor of "Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction" and "The Handbook of Sexual Dysfunction."

Dr. Hellstrom earned his undergraduate and medical degrees at McGill University in Montreal, completed his urology residency at the University of California at San Francisco, and his fellowship at the University of California at Davis. He has been awarded many honors in the field of urology, male infertility, and erectile dysfunction.

Appointments and achievements include:

  • Chief, Section of Andrology (Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction)
  • President of the Sexual Medical Society of North America
  • Past President of the International Society of Sexual Medicine (ISSM)
  • Past President of the American Society of Andrology
  • Reviewer on Editorial Board on numerous journals.
  • Steering Committee for International Consultation on Sexual Medicine
  • Associate Editor for Urology (Gold) journal
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Sexual Medicine
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Urology

Department of Urology, 1430 Tulane Avenue, SL-42, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-2750