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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 58

970 Dewing Ave Ste 201
Lafayette, CA 94549
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Dr. Wharton's Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Hospital Quality

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

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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
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colposcopy
    • Contraceptive Management
    • 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
    • Breech Position
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Female Infertility
    • 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 and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Yeast Infections
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    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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Boston University School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Zion Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Uc
    Complete in 1988
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wharton & Staff

    • English
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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

    Dr. Wharton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
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    4.7 out of 5

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    4.7 out of 5

    24 responses

    Dr. Wharton's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    22 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    24 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    24 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    23 responses

    Experience with Dr. Wharton

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    24 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    24 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    23 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.9 out of 5

    24 responses

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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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