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Marianne Passarelli, MD, MBA

Associate Professor of Urology

Contact Information

Marianne Passarelli, MD, MBA

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Urology

    Po Box 208056

    New Haven, CT 06520-8056

    United States



Dr. Marianne Passarelli grew up in Vermont and attended Cornell University followed by the University of Vermont College of Medicine.She completed her Urologic training at SUNY Health Science Center Syracuse. She practiced in Syracuse, NY for two years before moving to New Haven with her general surgeon husband Dr. James Passarelli.

Dr. Passarelli was the first woman to practice Urology in southern Connecticut. When she started practice in New Haven there was only one other woman Urologist in the state of Connecticut. Since that time she has focused her practice on women’s health issues. She cares for patients with overactive bladder, voiding dysfunction, incontinence and recurrent urinary tract infections in addition to the evaluation and management of stone disease and hematuria. She focuses on conservative and behavioral therapies of management before considering surgical therapy. These therapies include but are not limited to dietary and behavioral management, physical therapy, biofeedback and neuromodulation.

Dr. Passarelli sees patients in Hamden, Madison, Old Saybrook and New Haven. She cares for patients at the Saint Raphael Campus of Yale New Haven Hospital.

Education & Training

  • MBA
    Quinnipiac University School of Business (2014)
  • Chief Resident
    SUNY Health Science Center (1992)
  • Resident
    SUNY Health Science Center (1991)
  • Assistant Resident
    SUNY Health Science Center (1988)
  • Intern
    SUNY Health Science Center (1987)
  • MD
    University of Vermont College of Medicine (1986)
  • BS
    Cornell University College of Engineering (1982)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Urology, Urology (1995)

Honors & Recognition

Castle Connolly Top Doctor2012, 2013, 2014
SUNY Health Science Center General Surgery Teaching Award1988

Professional Service

New Haven Community Medical GroupSurgical Committee2014 - 2015
Hospital of Saint RaphaelCredentials Committee2004 - 2014
Hospital of Saint RaphaelMedical Board, Treasurer2002 - 2004
American College of SurgeonsConnecticut Chapter Committee on Applicants2000 - 2018

Departments & Organizations