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Dr. Kar's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Kar "HOSPITAL COMMITTEES: Member, Board of Trustees, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2006 to 2010 Chief of Staff and President of Medical Staff, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA Jan 2008 to 2010 Director, Robotic & Minimally Invasive Surgery, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2006 to 2014 Vice-President of Medical Staff, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2006 to 2008 Chairman Credentials Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA - 2006 to 2008 Secretary Treasurer of the Medical Staff, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2004-2006 Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee St. Joseph Hospital, Orange CA 2004-2006 Member, Quality Council St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2004- to date Member, Bylaws Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2005 to date Vice Chairman: Department of Surgery, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange CA 2002-2004 Member, Medical Executive Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2002 to date Member Cancer Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2002 to date Chief, Robotic Surgery-Ad-Hoc Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2003 to date Member Operating Room Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2002 to date Member Quality Assurance Committee, St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, CA 2002 to date St. Joseph Hospital was a Top 50 Leapfrog Hospital in the US for 2006 and was recently awarded "Magnet Status" for Nursing by the American Council of Nursing. St. Joseph Hospital is the largest Community Hospital in S. California and has over 1000 Physicians on Staff."
This content was provided by Dr. Kar "All patients are treated with the greatest expertise possible. Sometimes wait times in the office are exceeded because each patient is given the maximum attention and care."
Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
End-Stage Renal Disease
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Bladder Exstrophy Repair
Complex Penile Surgery
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
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.
University Of Bombay,India
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
University Of Mumbai/ Topiwala National Medical College and Nair Hospital
Medical School | Graduated 1979
Med College Ohio
Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
Med College Ohio
Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Kar has no media or publications listed.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kar to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Kar Says:
Patient satisfaction scores specially on Health Grades are unfair because they do not represent the expertise of physicians and sometimes unfounded comments are made.Instead one should review ones malpractice history and complaints to the Medical Board while choosing a physician.