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We found 15 urologists who accept Medicare near Roswell, GA.

Dr. Lawrence Mark Goldstone, MD
Specializes in Urology
11975 Morris Road; Suite 330
Alpharetta, GA
 

Dr. Lawrence Goldstone is an urology (urinary tract disease) specialist. On average, patients gave him a rating of 1.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Goldstone is professionally affiliated with Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Georgia Urology (GU), and WellStar. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Baylor University Medical Center, a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Goldstone attended the University of Michigan Medical School. He speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Jeffrey Glen Proctor, MD
Specializes in Urology
4450 Calibre Crossing
Acworth, GA
 

Dr. Jeffrey Proctor is an urology (urinary tract disease) specialist in Acworth, GA and Cartersville, GA. He is affiliated with Cartersville Medical Center, Georgia Urology (GU), and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Dr. Proctor attended medical school at New York Medical College. His medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College. Dr. Proctor is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and CHAMPVA, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. David W Banks, MD
Specializes in Urology
1357 Hembree Road; Suite 250
Roswell, GA
 

Dr. David Banks' area of specialization is urology (urinary tract disease). He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Hawaii at Manoa and a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Dr. Banks's areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, cryotherapy, and uterine prolapse. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Banks is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Atlanta Super Doctors. Dr. Banks's professional affiliations include Emory Johns Creek Hospital, Georgia Urology (GU), and WellStar.

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Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Cryosurgery, Varicocele, Incontinence, Bladder Problems, Circumcision, Kidney ... (Read more)

Dr. James Morris Libby, MD
Specializes in Urology
830 Johnson Ferry Road
Atlanta, GA
 

Dr. James Libby sees patients in Stockbridge, GA, Griffin, GA, and Atlanta, GA. His medical specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). His patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Libby graduated from Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Libby's medical residency was performed at North Shore University Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He is affiliated with WellStar.

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Dr. Harry M Rutland, MD
Specializes in Urology
1357 Hembree Road; Suite 250
Roswell, GA
 

Dr. Harry Rutland practices urology (urinary tract disease) in Roswell, GA, Cumming, GA, and Duluth, GA. His areas of expertise include testicular cancer, incontinence, and kidney problems. He is affiliated with WellStar and North Fulton Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University, Dr. Rutland attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Rutland is an in-network provider for WellStar, AmeriHealth, and United Healthcare EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Incontinence, Testicular Cancer, Kidney Problems, Laparoscopic Nephrectomy, Laparoscopic Surgery

Dr. Lewis S Kriteman, MD
Specializes in Urology
1357 Hembree Road; Suite 250
Roswell, GA
 

Dr. Lewis Kriteman's specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Kriteman's areas of expertise include the following: bladder cancer, benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate), and nephrectomy (kidney removal). He is professionally affiliated with WellStar and North Fulton Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University, Dr. Kriteman attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school. He has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Kriteman accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Prostate Problems, Incontinence, Bladder Problems, Kidney Cancer, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, ... (Read more)

Dr. Deena Heath Evans-Theiss, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Deena Theiss is a medical specialist in urology (urinary tract disease). She has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Theiss accepts. Dr. Theiss graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Theiss is conversant in Spanish. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and WellStar Cobb Hospital.

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Dr. Murphy F Townsend III, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Murphy Townsend specializes in urology (urinary tract disease). Dr. Townsend speaks French. His professional affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Associates in Urology. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington and a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. Patients gave Dr. Townsend an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Townsend honors. He has received the distinction of Atlanta Super Doctors.

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Dr. Adamantios Michael Mellis, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Urology
1357 Hembree Road; Suite 250
Roswell, GA
 

Dr. Adamantios Mellis specializes in general surgery and urology (urinary tract disease) and practices in Roswell, GA. He is professionally affiliated with WellStar and North Fulton Hospital. Dr. Mellis graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Dr. Thomas H Chun, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Thomas Chun practices urology (urinary tract disease) in Marietta, GA, Austell, GA, and Hiram, GA. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Chun trained at a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. He speaks Korean. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and WellStar Cobb Hospital.

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Dr. Thomas Edward Emerson, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Thomas Emerson's area of specialization is urology (urinary tract disease). He is affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and Associates in Urology. He graduated from Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. For his residency, Dr. Emerson trained at Ochsner Medical Center and Medical Center of Central Georgia. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Emerson is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Atlanta Super Doctors.

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Dr. Nikolas P Symbas, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Nikolas Symbas works as an urologist. He is affiliated with Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and WellStar Cobb Hospital. Dr. Symbas obtained his medical school training at Emory University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Patient ratings for Dr. Symbas average 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Dr. David M Schmidt, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. David Schmidt is an urology (urinary tract disease) specialist. He attended Emory University School of Medicine and Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Emory University for residency. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Schmidt accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He is professionally affiliated with WellStar Paulding Hospital, WellStar Cobb Hospital, and WellStar Douglas Hospital.

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Specializes in Urology
1357 Hembree Road; Suite 250
Roswell, GA
 

Dr. Wilder Little is a physician who specializes in urology (urinary tract disease). He is affiliated with Rutherford Hospital. After attending Emory University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Dr. Little has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Medicare insurance.

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Dr. Kristin Michelle Broderick, MD
Specializes in Urology
3747 Roswell Road Ne; Suite 317
Marietta, GA
 

Dr. Kristin Boren's specialty is urology (urinary tract disease). Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Wellstar Windy Hill Hospital, WellStar Paulding Hospital, and WellStar Cobb Hospital. She graduated from SUNY, University at Buffalo School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. Dr. Boren is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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What is Urology?

The specialty of urology focuses on the structures of the body that produce urine and remove it from the body, such as the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra. Since related structures in men are responsible for both reproduction and the transportation of urine, urologists specialize in men’s sexual health in addition to disorders of the urinary tract. Urologists treat both men and women, as well as patients ranging in age from newborn to elderly.

Certain urologic conditions are specific to male or female patients. Women are especially prone to stress incontinence, recurrent urinary tract infections, interstitial cystitis (a condition causing pain in the bladder), and urethral diverticuli (a structural issue where a small pouch develops from the urethra into the vagina). Some of these conditions may be adequately treated by a gynecologist, but patients may prefer to see a urologist because of their expertise in the urinary tract system. As for men, male infertility and sexual problems can be treated by a urologist. For example, urologists treat erectile dysfunction with medications or prosthetics. They may also perform surgeries such as vasectomies or vasectomy reversals.

Some other conditions that urologists treat include:

  • Kidney stones, which are mineral deposits that can form anywhere in the urinary tract. The stones can be quite painful, and some large stones may be impossible to expel naturally. Fortunately, kidney stone treatments have advanced quite a bit in recent years, and a urologist may recommend a procedure such as shockwave lithotripsy (where sound waves are used to break down the stones), or percutaneous extraction (where telescopic tools are inserted through tiny incisions in the back to remove the stones). There can be some pain associated with these treatments, but they are far less invasive than the older methods of removal.
  • Urinary tract infections, which are extremely common. However, if they happen over and over again, there may be an underlying problem within the urinary tract.
  • Congenital abnormalities, which refers to problems that are present at birth. Congenital abnormalities affect the genitourinary tract more often than any other system of the body, and they range from mild to severe in appearance and effect. The most common abnormality (in male infants) is cryptorchidism, where a testicle does not descend from the body down into the scrotum. Another common problem is hypospadias, where the opening of the urethra appears on the underside of the penis.
  • Renal disease, which is the loss of kidney function. For patients with renal disease, their urologist may be their primary surgeon or a coordinating member of their care team.
  • Tumors and malignancies, which are especially common in the case of prostate cancer. Urologists are most often consultants to oncologists in these cases.

The American Urological Association recognizes seven subspecialties of urology:

  • Pediatric Urology, the treatment of genitourinary tract disorders in children and infants
  • Urologic Oncology, the treatment of cancers within the genitourinary tract
  • Renal Transplantation, the treatment of severe kidney disease by replacing a non-functioning kidney with a donor kidney
  • Male Infertility, the treatment of infertility due to problems with sperm, semen, or male sexuality
  • Calculi, the treatment of kidney stones
  • Female Urology, the care of women’s urinary health
  • Neurourology, the treatment of urinary disorders caused by problems with the nervous system. For example, certain voiding disorders happen when the bladder does not receive signals appropriately, and erectile dysfunction is sometimes due to nerve loss.

Urinary and sexual problems can be especially distressing for many people. Fortunately, urologists are experts at managing these health conditions.