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Quick Facts

  • Accepted Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • Humana
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Aetna
  • First Health

Doctors in Valley Urological Assoc Inc

View all physicians that belong to Valley Urological Assoc Inc.

Ratings & Comments

57 ratings with 6 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Valley Urological Assoc Inc when asked is good. Valley Urological Assoc Inc has been reviewed by 57 patients. The rating is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Valley Urological Assoc Inc as provided by patient reviews is 21 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

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.

  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
  • State University Of New York Upstate Medical University
  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Valley Urological Assoc Inc is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Sewickley, PA.

  • Greater Pittsburgh Surgical Alliance PC

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    Sewickley, PA

  • Sewickley Valley Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

    Group Practice

    Sewickley, PA

  • Heritage Valley Sewickley

    Group Practice

    Sewickley, PA

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.