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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Presti is Excellent. Dr. Presti has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Presti, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma
  • Cryosurgery
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Incontinence

Education & Awards

Dr. Presti graduated from University of California at Irvine. He has 8 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)


Dr. Presti has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 
  • Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford 
  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph Charles Presti MD is a male Urologist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Joseph C. Presti practice?
Dr. Joseph Presti has 4 office locations.
Dr. Joseph Presti practices Urology near Stanford, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Francisco, CA and Oakland, CA.
See Stanford Urologists.