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About Dr. Chester J Koh MD

Dr. Chester J Koh, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX, with another office in Houston, TX. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatric Urology and Urology. He speaks English.

Dr. Koh has received 1 award.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Chester J Koh is Good. Dr. Chester J Koh has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Chester J Koh is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Chester J Koh has 2 locations

get directions TEXAS CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
6701 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
get directions Texas Childrens Pediatric Urology Clinic
6701 Fannin St Ste 620
Houston, TX 77030

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Specialties

Dr. Chester J Koh has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Chester J Koh has the following 10 expertise

  • Urologic Emergencies
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Bladder Issues
  • Kidney Stones
  • Hypospadias
  • Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
  • Prostatitis
  • Vesico-Ureteral Reflux
  • Prostate Cancer

Board Certifications

Dr. Chester J Koh is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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Excellent doctor and practice

Our son had a pyeloolasty that was not successful, from a different doctor. We met Dr Koh and he recommends surgery which preserved his kidney function. I have no doubt that Dr Koh saved that remaining kidney function.

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10 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
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I recommend a second opinion

I actually think Dr. Koh was a nice person and I am sure is a good doctor. The main issue that I had is that he was extremely pushy to have my daughter have surgery. He kept recommending robotic surgery for her and really diid not provide any other options. I was a bit put off by this so I went to see another doctor who recommended no surgery and said a lot of times this condition fixes itself. That was 6 months ago and she is doing amazing! Again, if he recommends surgery I would seek another opinion first

Wait time
20 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Full Review Rating Breakdown
  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Dr. Chester J Koh Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • FirstCare
    • FirstCare PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Scott and White
    • Scott and White PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Chester J Koh

Dr. Koh is a surgeon-scientist in the Division of Pediatric Urology at Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) and the USC Institute of Urology. He is a principal investigator in the Developmental Biology, Regenerative Medicine, and Surgery Program at the Saban Research Institute at CHLA, as well as an associate member of the Genitourinary Cancers Research Program, USC / Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, where his lab is investigating bladder development and wound healing pathways and the use of stem cells for bladder tissue engineering purposes. He has received NIDDK / NIH funding for his research as well as several foundation research grants, including an American College of Surgeons Faculty Research Fellowship. He is also the director of the CHLA Robotic Surgery Program, and a founding Co-Director of the Southern California Center for Technology and Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP).

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