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15 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ithaar Derweesh, Urologist is Excellent. Dr. Derweesh has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ithaar Derweesh, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)

Education & Awards

Dr. Derweesh graduated from University of Chicago. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)


Dr. Derweesh has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Promise Hospital San Diego 
  • UC San Diego Health System 


  • French
  • Arabic

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Additional Information
Dr. Ithaar H Derweesh MD is a male Urologist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Ithaar H. Derweesh practice?
Dr. Ithaar Derweesh has 4 office locations.
Dr. Ithaar Derweesh practices Urology near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA.
See San Diego Urologists.