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Patient Reviews

4.5
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Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Raj Pruthi is Excellent. Dr. Pruthi has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
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Promptness 4.7
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 4.3
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Spends Time with Me 4.3
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Follows Up After Visit 4.2
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Raj Pruthi, FACS, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Bladder Removal (Cystectomy)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Local Neoplasm Recurrence
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer (Transitional Cell Carcinoma)
  • Urogenital Cancer (Genitourinary)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pruthi graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 24 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Laparoscopy
Nephrectomy
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Prostatectomy
Urinary Bladder Cancer (Urinary Bladder Cancer)
"Best Doctors in North Carolina", Best Doctors, 2010
"Attending of the Year" Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Urology, 2011
"Best Reviewer for Prostate Cancer Articles", Journal of Urology, 2009
"Attending of the Year" Faculty Teaching Award, Division of Urology, 2006
"America's Top Doctors", Castle and Connolly, 2010
"Best Doctors in North Carolina", Best Doctors, 2006
"America's Top Doctors for Cancer", Top Cancer Doctors, 2010
Best Doctors in America
Excellence in Teaching Award
Attending of the Year
"Best Doctors in America", Best Doctors, 2006
"Best Doctors in America", Best Doctors, 2007
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Pruthi has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Durham Regional Hospital 
  • University of North Carolina Hospitals at Chapel Hill 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Raj Som Pruthi FACS and MD is a male Urologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Urology.
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Dr. Raj Pruthi practices Urology near Chapel Hill, NC.
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