Nannan Thirumavalavan, MD
Nannan Thirumavalavan, MD, is a fellowship-trained urologist who specializes in male infertility, microsurgery, sexual dysfunction and men’s health. He is an expert in penile implants and microsurgical vasectomy reversals, and is University Hospitals’ Chief of Male Reproductive and Sexual Health, as well as Assistant Professor of Urology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
Dr. Thirumavalavan grew up in central New Jersey. He graduated cum laude from Boston University College of Arts and Sciences for his undergraduate degree and then went on to complete medical school at Boston University School of Medicine. Subsequently, he completed his Internship in general surgery and residency in urology at Boston Medical Center. He then completed a National Institutes of Health-sponsored fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
Dr. Thirumavalavan has earned numerous awards in his career, including the AUA Men’s Health Traveling Fellowship in 2014, the NIH Travel award in 2018 for the American Society of Andrology, and the Society for Male Reproduction and Urology Traveling Scholarship in 2018. He teaches and mentors resident urologists and medical students.
Most importantly, Dr. Thirumavalavan prides himself on providing compassionate, thoughtful care for his patients. He is comfortable discussing sensitive topics such as infertility and erectile dysfunction. With his gentle manner he takes the time to listen to his patients, and works with them to create a treatment plan that best suits their needs.
In his spare time, Dr. Thirumavalavan enjoys spending time with his wife and young daughter. He enjoys playing golf and is an avid lacrosse fan, being a former collegiate player and youth coach.
- Ejaculatory Dysfunction
- Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
- Low Libido
- Low Testosterone
- Men's Health
- Penile Implant
- Penile Prosthesis
- Peyronie's Disease (PD)
- Sexual Dysfunction
- Sperm Extraction
- Varicocele Repair
- Vasectomy Reversal
Certifications & Memberships
- Urology - American Board of Urology
Fellowship | Male Reproductive Medicine and Microsurgery
Male Reproductive Medicine and Microsurgery - Baylor College Of Medicine (2017 - 2019)
Residency | Urology
Urology - Boston Medical Center (2012 - 2017)
Internship | General Surgery
General Surgery - Boston Medical Center (2011 - 2012)
Boston University School Of Medicine (2011)
Boston University College Of Arts And Sciences (2008)
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As of December 31, 2016, Nannan Thirumavalavan did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.