Dr. Donald Sonn has experienced success in nearly every place he has been a student at or practiced. At first Dr. Donald Sonn showed his academic prowess at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. The future physician was on the prestigious Dean’s list for all four years of his enrollment at the University. Sonn hold the Dean’s list position as a personal accomplishment with great meaning, as it helped him enter the competitive Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University in New York where he would earn his medical degree in 1991.
Immediately after graduating with his medical degree, Donald Sonn went to complete his residency program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, New York. Sonn completed his residency program in The Department of Surgery in 1993.
He then decided to begin a second residency program in the Department of Urology. This four year residency Dr. Donald Sonn completed in 1997 and during his last year served as the Chief Resident.