Dr. Aaron Katz, MD

Dr. Aaron Katz, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Aaron Katz, MD is an urology specialist in Garden City, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in urology.

Winthrop Urology

1300 Franklin Ave Ste ML6

Garden City, NY 11530
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Katz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Prostate Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Katz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

41  Conditions Treated


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11  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cryoablation of Prostate
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Carnegie Mellon U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Maimonides Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Columbia University Presbyn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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NYU Winthrop Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Katz is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends
32 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Katz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Katz is amazing. He is a fantastic doctor and compassionate. His approach to urology is individual and unique. He treats the patient medically and holistically. His approach is realistic and superior to those practicing “cookbook” medicine. I am in healthcare and know many doctors...more
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Dr. Katz was a pleasure to deal with. He has a confident and calming way about him. He is a true professional.
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Although Dr. Katz is extremely qualified, after 2 years of treatment I found his practice to be a revolving door. Every appointment is rushed with seemingly no connection to the patient. I have had several prostate biopsies in the past 6+ years and his was by far the most painful due to his rushing...more
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Dr Katz has assembled a world class team. He really cares about his patients and staff.
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I was in a lot of pain. I really couldn't function. I was treated by Dr. Katz at his previous hospital, and had always felt confident being under his care. So I went back to him.His manner is personal, that's in addition to being one of the top urologists in the New York area, or the country. Long...more
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