Dr. Frank L. Tortora, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 63

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Dr. Tortora:

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Dr. Tortora's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Wakemed Cary Hospital
1900 Kildare Farm Road
Cary, NC 27518
Betsy Johnson Hospital
800 Tilghman Drive
Dunn, NC 28335

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Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tortora

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Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Associated Urologists of North Carolina
Cary Urology Division
105 SW Cary Pkwy Ste 300
Cary, NC 27511
Cary Urology Division
555 Medical Park Pl Ste 108
Clayton, NC 27520
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    Dr. Tortora's Experience

    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    • Urology
    1
    • Cystometry
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal (Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy, PCNL)
    • Lithotripsy
    • Orchiectomy
    • Penile Implants
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    2
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Diverticulum of Bladder
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Sexual Dysfunction
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Spermatocele
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Incontinence
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    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vesicoureteral Reflux
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Tortora

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    University Nc
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    University Nc
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tortora & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Tortora's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Tortora has admitting privileges:

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    • Wakemed Cary Hospital

    • Betsy Johnson Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tortora

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tortora to family and friends

    38 responses
    below
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Tortora's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    39 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    39 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 37 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tortora
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    39 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    38 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    39 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    39 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tortora accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • MedCost
    • Medicare
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Principal Life
    • United Healthcare
    • Universal American
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

    A
    Associated Urologists of North Carolina
    Cary Urology Division
    105 SW Cary Pkwy Ste 300
    Cary, NC 27511
    (919) 467-3203 (Office)
    B
    Associated Urologists of North Carolina
    Cary Urology Division
    555 Medical Park Pl Ste 108
    Clayton, NC 27520
    (919) 350-4225 (Office)
    C
    Associated Urologists of North Carolina
    Cary Urology Division
    100 S 10th St
    Lillington, NC 27546
    (919) 892-1068 (Office)
    D
    Associated Urologists of North Carolina
    Cary Urology Division
    700 Tilghman Dr Ste 702
    Dunn, NC 28334
    (910) 892-1068 (Office)
    E
    Associated Urologists of North Carolina
    Cary Urology Division
    358 Northeast Blvd
    Clinton, NC 28328
    (910) 592-7129 (Office)
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    Dr. Tortora's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Tortora
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tortora to family and friends*
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