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Quick Facts

  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Regional Top Doctors Regional Top Doctors
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Top 10 Doctor - State Top 10 Doctor - State
  • Accepted Insurance

  • United Healthcare
  • Optima Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Aetna Innovation Health
  • First Health

Doctors in Urology Associates Of Fredericksburg

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Ratings & Comments

94 ratings with 13 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Urology Associates Of Fredericksburg when asked is excellent. Urology Associates Of Fredericksburg has been reviewed by 94 patients. The rating is 4.3 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Urology Associates Of Fredericksburg as provided by patient reviews is 11 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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Urology Associates Of Fredericksburg is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Mary Washington Hospital Fredericksburg, VA 22401
  • Mary Washington Hospital Fredericksburg, VA 22401
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health
  • George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

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.