Profile Photo of Dr. Ronald Cercone, MD

Dr. Ronald Cercone, MD http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Ronald Cercone, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 60

1350 Locust St Ste 311
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Cercone:

1

Dr. Cercone's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Cercone's Specialties

  • Urology

Procedures Dr. Cercone Performs

  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • See all 8 procedures

Conditions Dr. Cercone Treats

MoreGet the facts on Dr. Cercone

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

UPMC Passavant - McCandless
9100 Babcock Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Upmc Mercy
1400 Locust St
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

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

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cercone

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

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

UPMC Three Rivers Urology
Pittsburgh Office
1350 Locust St Ste 311
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
3000 Stonewood Dr Ste 200
Wexford, PA 15090
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

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

Directions to Dr. Cercone's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Urology
Dr. Elizabeth Sagan, MD
Urology
0.09 miles away
Dr. James McCague, MD
Urology
Same location as Dr. Cercone
Dr. Paul J. Rusilko, DO
Urology
Same location as Dr. Cercone
Dr. Mang L. Chen, MD
Urology
Same location as Dr. Cercone
Dr. Ronald M. Benoit, MD
Urology
Same location as Dr. Cercone
Dr. Thomas Jaffe, MD
Urology
1.37 miles away
Dr. John C. Lyne, MD
Urology
1.77 miles away
Dr. Ronald L. Hrebinko Jr., MD
Urology
2.68 miles away
Dr. Jay A. Lutins, MD
Urology
3.17 miles away
Dr. Walter Odonnell, MD
Urology
0.09 miles away
Dr. Wendy Leng, MD
Urology
1.39 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.

© Copyright 2015 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Patent US Nos. 7,752,060 and 8,719,052. All Rights Reserved. 
Third Party materials included herein protected under copyright law.

Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.

  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Cercone's Experience

    Specialties

    • Urology
    1
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Lithotripsy
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Uroflowmetry
    2
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Diverticulum of Bladder
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stones
    • Male Infertility
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Spermatocele
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stricture
    More
    • Urinary Hesitancy
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Cercone

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • 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.
    4

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    West Virginia University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Hospital Pittsburgh
    Complete in 1982
    5

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

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Cercone has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 2
    • UPMC Passavant - McCandless

    • Upmc Mercy

  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. Cercone

    Dr. Ronald Cercone, MD
    Are you Dr. Cercone?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    4
    • 7 Star Ratings
    1 5 7

    4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cercone to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Cercone's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Cercone

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    How was your experience with Dr. Cercone?

    Provide feedback so others can make an informed decision.

  4. Recommended Reading
    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Cercone accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Cercone before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    More
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • UPMC
    • UPMC Health Plan
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    UPMC Three Rivers Urology
    Pittsburgh Office
    1350 Locust St Ste 311
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    (412) 281-6646 (Office)
    (412) 281-3701 (Fax)
    B
    3000 Stonewood Dr Ste 200
    Wexford, PA 15090
    (724) 934-5520 (Office)
    (724) 934-5533 (Fax)
    Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

    8 Causes of Bladder Problems in Men

    Bladder problems in men, most involving urination, are more common than you may think.

    Frequent Urination: How Often Is Too Often?

    Most adults urinate four to seven times per day. If your daily routine is far in excess of that, talk with your doctor.

    How an Enlarged Prostate Affects Your Bladder

    Roughly half of men over the age of 60 have bladder symptoms associated with an enlarged prostate.

    4 Possible Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

    The causes of ED typically come down to nerve supply and blood flow.  Here are four possible triggers.
  5. How was your experience with Dr. Cercone?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how he's doing

    Dr. Cercone's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Experience with Dr. Cercone
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cercone to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Your gender
       
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * Required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.

    Submit Survey

    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Cercone and his staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.