Dr. Donald Sonn is no stranger to accomplishment. The member of the American Medical Association and a Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners has established himself as a great physician specializing the treatment of diseases of the urinary tract of men and women and the reproductive system of males, known as Urology.
Dr. Donald Sonn received his medical training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Yeshiva University in New York. He accomplished this before finishing his two residencies at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park. Serving six years as a resident, the last year as the Chief Resident, Dr. Donald Sonn then began practicing at the Urology Group of Western New England.
To qualify for the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Donald Sonn went through the metaphorical hoops necessary to enter the prestigious fellowship. Fellowship hopefuls are required to have a working knowledge of six necessary general competencies that the American Board of Medical Specialties identifies. By no means is it easy to enter the Fellowship of American College of Surgeons.
The six competencies that the Fellowship requires are patient care, knowledge of established and developing medical science, practice-based learning and improvement, communication and people skills, professionalism and systems-based practice that shows awareness of the health care system and how to use it.
Dr. Donald Sonn was elected into the Fellowship of the American College of Surgeons in 2001. This prestigious honor, bestowed upon Sonn, is one of many awards that recognize the commitment to education, training and professional excellence that Dr. Donald Sonn has for his medical field.