Dr. Ben Shenassa, MD

Dr. Ben Shenassa, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Ben Shenassa, MD is an urology specialist in Eagle Rock, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in urology, female adult urology, and more.Read his story

2750 W Broadway

Eagle Rock, CA 90041

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Access Care
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • 22 More

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shenassa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bladder Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shenassa treats Bladder Stones more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shenassa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hydronephrosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shenassa treats Hydronephrosis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shenassa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Balanoposthitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shenassa treats Balanoposthitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shenassa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Shenassa's conditions and procedures:

Adrenalectomy
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Atrophic Vaginitis
Balanoposthitis
Bedwetting
Bladder Atony
Bladder Biopsy
Bladder Cancer
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Infection
Bladder Repair Surgery
Bladder Stones
Bladder Surgery
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Cancer
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Circumcision
Condyloma Destruction
Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
Cystectomy
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
Diagnostic Ultrasound
Dorsal Slit of the Foreskin, Adult Male
Electrocautery
Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
End-Stage Renal Disease
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Extracorporeal Shockwave
Gonorrhea Infections
HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
Hydronephrosis
Hypospadias
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Incontinence Surgery
Infertility Treatment
In-Office Ultrasound
Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Removal
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Kidney Stone Removal
Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
Kidney Stones
Kidney Stones Treatment
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laser Lithotripsy
Lithotripsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Male Sexual Conditions
Microsurgery Vasectomy Reversal
Nephrostomy
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Orchiectomy
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Penile Cancer
Penile Implants
Percutaneous Kidney Stone Removal
Percutaneous Procedures
Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Peyronie's Disease
Prostate Biopsy
Prostate Brachytherapy
Prostate Cyst
Prostate Procedures
Prostate Removal
Prostate Surgery
Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
Prostatitis
Radical Cystectomy
Radical Prostate Removal
Removal of Condyloma
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sleep Disorders
Sonography
Spermatocele
Testicular Atrophy
Testicular Cancer
Testicular Dysfunction
Tumor Resection
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Ultrasound
Ultrasound, Abdominal
Ultrasound, Bladder
Ultrasound, Pelvic
Ultrasound, Prostate
Ultrasound, Renal
Ultrasound, Scrotum
Ultrasound, Transrectal
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Undescended Testicles
Ureteral Reimplantation
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Ureteroneocystostomy
Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
Ureterscopies
Urethral Catheterization
Urethral Dilation
Urethral Reconstruction
Urethral Sling
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence Surgery
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Urinary Tract Procedure
Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
Uroflowmetry
Urologic Reconstruction
Urological Surgery
Urology Procedure
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vasectomy
Vasectomy Reversal
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

Educating patients about their genito-urinary health, providing the patients with the most accurate diagnosis, discussing the treatment options thoroughly, and providing the most appropriate medical or surgical care.

Specialties

  • Urology
  • Female Adult Urology
  • Male Adult Urology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Tulane University School Med
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Tulane University School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1991
    U.C.L.A.
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Shenassa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shenassa

4.3

Based on 44 reviews

5 Stars
79.54545454545455%
(35)
4 Stars
4.545454545454546%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.909090909090908%
(7)

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For the last 10 plus years, I was constantly plagued by urethral stricture issues. Several urologists has tried to help me by using either the urethrotomy or dilation methods but to no avail. I almost gave up any hope until I found Dr. Shenassa a year ago. He applied an unconventional method to...Read More
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Dr Shenassa is very knowledgeable and spend time with his patients He curd me very well He and his staff are also very polite and friendly I recommend Dr Shenassa to every one
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Office intake smooth. Despite having a hospital emergency to deal with doctor was able to see me with only slight delay (the reason for waiting time). History very complete, exam well done with clear explanation. Very smart guy. First urologist I met who already knew about urachal cyst/syndrome and...Read More
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I would highly recommend Dr. Shenassa to anyone who needs a urologist. He is the best in his specialty! He is very knowledgeable, up to date with modern technology and truly cares about his patients. He takes his time to go over all your options before starting any treatment, explains all risks and...Read More
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Dr. Shenassa is the most amazing and talented surgeon ever. I've never seen any doctor who is as compassionate and caring. For my father we saw 4 other doctors before We went w/ Dr Shenassa. His bedside manners are second to none. If you need any urology work done, Dr. Shenassa is the only one...Read More
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AARP
Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Access Care
Access Care II PPO
ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
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