Dr. Kurt R. Wharton, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 57

970 Dewing Ave Ste 201
Lafayette, CA 94549
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Dr. Wharton:

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Dr. Wharton's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp
2450 Ashby Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705

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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. Wharton

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
KURT R WHARTON MD INC
KURT R WHARTON MD INC
970 Dewing Ave Ste 201
Lafayette, CA 94549
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    Dr. Wharton's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Excision of Cervix
    • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    • Vaginectomy
    • Vulvectomy
    2
    • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Mastodynia
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Wharton

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Boston University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Zion Hosp
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wharton & 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. Wharton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp where Dr. Wharton has admitting privileges:

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    • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center - Alta Bates Camp

  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. Wharton

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wharton to family and friends

    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Wharton's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 23 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Wharton
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    24 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    23 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    24 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Wharton accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    KURT R WHARTON MD INC
    970 Dewing Ave Ste 201
    Lafayette, CA 94549
    (925) 962-0002 (Office)
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    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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