Dr. Naveen Kella, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 43

497 10th St Ste 104
Floresville, TX 78114
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Dr. Kella's Experience

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Dr. Kella's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

St. Lukes Baptist Hospital
7930 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Methodist Dallas Medical Center
1441 N Beckley Ave
Dallas, TX 75203

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Appointments & Offices

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Connally Memorial Health Centers
Connally Memorial Health Centers
497 10th St Ste 104
Floresville, TX 78114
The Urology and Prostate Institute
Stone Oak
540 Madison Oak Dr Ste 330
San Antonio, TX 78258
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    Dr. Kella's Experience

    Dr. Kella's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Urology
    • Urologic Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Urology
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    • Biopsy
    • Bladder Surgery
    • Complex Penile Surgery
    • Cystometry
    • Cystotomy
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • da Vinci® Prostate Removal
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lithotripsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Orchiectomy
    • Penile Implants
    • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
    • Prostate Biopsy
    • Prostate Removal
    • Prostate Removal (incl. TURP)
    • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Prosthesis
    • Prosthetic
    • Radiation Therapy
    • Radical Prostate Removal
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate)
    • Ultrasound, Renal
    • Ureteroneocystostomy
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
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    Dr. Kella says...

    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal Disorders
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Diverticulum
    • Bladder Stones
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Erection Disorders
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
    • Male Infertility
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Premature Ejaculation
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    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
    • Prostate Diseases
    • Prostate Disorders
    • Prostatitis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spermatocele
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureterocele, Congenital
    • Urethral Stones
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Hesitancy
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Kella

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Pfizer Scholars of Urology Award, 2003
    • Praecis Pharmaceuticals/ AUA Gerald P. Murphy Scholar, 2002-2003

    Media & Publications

    • What is Transrectal Ultrasound?
    • Urinary flow rate recording: the Impact of a single dose of a diuretic on clinic logistics and flow rate parameters
    • Robotic Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy using the Da Vinci System: Perspectives of a Urologic Oncologist
    • Robotic Radical Prostatectomy: Extraperitoneal Approach,
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Tufts
    Complete in 1999

    Residency Hospital

    Tufts
    Complete in 2003

    Fellowship Hospital

    Baylor College Medicine
    Complete in 2004

    Undergraduate Schools

    Stanford University
    Graduated in 1994

    Other Education

    Baylor College Of Medicine
    Complete in 2004
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kella & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Kella's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • St. Lukes Baptist Hospital

    • Methodist Dallas Medical Center

    • Forest Park Medical Center

    • Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio

    • Southwest General Hospital

    • Victory Medical Center - San Antonio

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kella

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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kella to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    30 responses

    Dr. Kella's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    30 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    30 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    30 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    28 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kella

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    30 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    30 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    30 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    30 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Connally Memorial Health Centers
    497 10th St Ste 104
    Floresville, TX 78114
    (830) 393-1730 (Office)
    (830) 393-1737 (Fax)
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    The Urology and Prostate Institute
    Stone Oak
    540 Madison Oak Dr Ste 330
    San Antonio, TX 78258
    (210) 591-7171 (Office)
    (210) 569-6263 (Fax)
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    The Urology Place, San Antonio TX
    Medical Center
    1010 NW Loop 410 # 100
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 617-3670 (Office)
    (210) 569-6263 (Fax)
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