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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 41

818 Saint Sebastian Way Ste 403
Augusta, GA 30901
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Dr. Kay IV's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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University Hospital
1350 Walton Way
Augusta, GA 30901
Trinity Hospital of Augusta
2260 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30904

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Augusta Urology Associates
Augusta Urology Associates
818 Saint Sebastian Way Ste 403
Augusta, GA 30901
818 Saint Sebastian Way
Augusta, GA 30901
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    Dr. Kay IV's Experience

    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    • Urology
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal (Percutaneous Nephrostolithotomy, PCNL)
    • Lithotripsy
    • Orchiectomy
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
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    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Diverticulum of Bladder
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • 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 Stones
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Incontinence
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    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2001
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kay IV & Staff

    • English
  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. Kay IV's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Trinity Hospital of Augusta

    • University Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Kay IV's Office & Staff

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    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Kay IV

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Life
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    Office Locations

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    Augusta Urology Associates
    818 Saint Sebastian Way Ste 403
    Augusta, GA 30901
    (706) 722-0705 (Office)
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    818 Saint Sebastian Way
    Augusta, GA 30901
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