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Dr. Erdal S Erturk Is this you?

About Dr. Erdal S Erturk

Dr. Erdal S Erturk, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, NY. His specialties include Urology. Dr. Erturk is affiliated with Golisano Childrens Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

30 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Erdal S Erturk is Great. Dr. Erdal S Erturk has been rated by 30 patients. From those 30 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Erdal S Erturk is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Strong Memorial Hospital

601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY 14642
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Specialties

Dr. Erdal S Erturk has the following 1 specialty

  • Urology

    A urologist is a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the male reproductive system, as well as the urinary tracts of both males and females.
    These doctors cover the kidneys, ureter, urinary bladder, adrenal glands, urethra, and the male reproductive organs which include the testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, prostate and penis. Some common disorders that urologists treat are urinary tract infections (UTI), stress incontinence, benign prostatic hyperplasia, kidney stones, erectile dysfunction, kidney cancer, prostate cancer, testicular cancer, and cystitis. These urological specialists also perform vasectomies and vasectomy reversals.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Vasectomy
  • Urologic Emergencies
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
  • Calculi (Stones)
  • Bladder Issues
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis

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Reviews

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Great experience, after a bad experience

I first went to a hack that botched my surgery. Dr. Erturk was one of the best doctors i have ever visited. Quick and effective surgery. Very smart man. I would recommend him to anyone.

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Way overbooked and bedside manner borders on dismissive

Don't expect to have your questions answered. Dr. Erturk zips in and right out. He has his nurse practitioner do the work and then inform him what she has learned. So he apparently feels he doesn't need to spend time talking with you since she already has. When you ask for a comparison of x-rays from 2 visits, he is evasive and unsure about the location and size of kidney stones in comparison explanation. He has no time to sit and talk to you about possible plans for reducing kidney stones. All of this is left up to the nurse practitioner because he is now on to the next patient. I find him to be arrogant and dismissive making me feel ( even though I am an educator, that I am not intelligent enough for him to waste his time explaining details. His staff is either overworked or uneducated about how to read his orders. After 4 phone calls, 2 emails, a visit to the office, no one was really sure what kind of urine test I was supposed to have before my appointment. Everyone gave a different answer. I ended up doing tests that were not ordered and that I didn't need.

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One Star

had stone blasted, did not create small enough pieces to pass. was not concerned after calling hours later still in a great deal of pain. he said to take a hot bath and hung up! had to have the proper procedure by another doctor to correct the situation. never again!

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Nice enough guy, just doesn't spend a lot of time with you.

I've had nothing but pleasantries with Dr. Erturk, but he does seem to be in a rush a lot. He also has a habit of asking me what my concerns are, and then interrupting me as I'm halfway through to ask a new question.

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Five Stars

Very professional, took his time with me explaining things, very knowledgable and did not rush me in and out. Overall, was very pleased with this doctor and would recommend him to anyone needing a urologist .

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Erturk is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Strong Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Erdal S Erturk accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • MVP Health Plan
    • MVP HMO
    • MVP Preferred PPO
    • MVP Premier Plus HMO Small Groups
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Strong Memorial Hospital, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY

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