Dr. Naveen Kella, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 44

1010 NW Loop 410 # 100A
San Antonio, TX 78213
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St. Lukes Baptist Hospital
7930 Floyd Curl Dr
San Antonio, TX 78229
Southwest General Hospital
7400 Barlite Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78224

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The Urology Place, San Antonio TX
Medical Center
1010 NW Loop 410 # 100A
San Antonio, TX 78213
Connally Memorial Health Centers
Connally Memorial Health Centers
497 10th St Ste 104
Floresville, TX 78114
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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
    • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • 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)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Vaginal Surgery
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    Dr. Kella says...

    • 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
    • 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
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
    • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
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    • 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
    • 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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    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 University
    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

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    • St. Lukes Baptist Hospital

    • Forest Park Medical Center

    • Foundation Surgical Hospital of San Antonio

    • Southwest General Hospital

    • Victory Medical Center - San Antonio

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    • 2 reviews

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    Great Doctor - his office staff is completely incompetent. They never return calls and they claim to accept Insurance plans that they actually don't. Treat them with utmost care; like a 4 year old with developmental issues

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    5 out of 5
    -San Antonio, TX |

    I have seen Dr. Kella for 5 years with no complaints. My major cancer surgery was an absolute breeze compared to other peoples experiences.

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    Office Locations

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    The Urology Place, San Antonio TX
    Medical Center
    1010 NW Loop 410 # 100A
    San Antonio, TX 78213
    (210) 617-3670 (Office)
    (888) 316-9464 (Fax)
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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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