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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Scherr is Good. Dr. Scherr has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 2.9
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 3.6
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Scherr, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)
  • Urologic Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Scherr graduated from George Washington University. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Urologic Cancer (Urologic Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2007 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2010)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)


Dr. Scherr has 12 hospital affiliations:

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering 


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  • Mandarin
  • French
  • Urdu
  • Vietnamese
  • Tamil
  • Chinese
  • Russian
  • Hindi

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas Scott Scherr MD is a male Urologist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Douglas S. Scherr practice?
Dr. Douglas Scherr has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Scherr practices Urology near New York, NY.
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