Dr. Bjorn Sauerwein, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 51

500 S 11th Ave Ste 301
Pocatello, ID 83201
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Portneuf Medical Center
777 Hospital Way
Pocatello, ID 83201
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98 Poplar St
Blackfoot, ID 83221

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Urology Center Of Idaho
Urology Center Of Idaho
500 S 11th Ave Ste 301
Pocatello, ID 83201
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Idaho Physician's Clinc, Blackfoot, ID
98 Poplar St
Blackfoot, ID 83221
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    Dr. Sauerwein's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    • Urology
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Bladder Function Test
    • Bladder Repair Surgery
    • Bladder Surgery
    • Bladder Suspension Surgery
    • Botox® Injection
    • Circumcision
    • Complex Penile Surgery
    • Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer
    • Cystometry
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Gynecologic Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Cryosurgery
    • Kidney Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
    • Kidney Stones Treatment
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Kidney Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lithotripsy
    • Nephrostomy
    • Neuro Endovascular Surgery
    • No-Scalpel Vasectomy
    • Orchiectomy
    • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
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    • Penile Implants
    • Prostate Brachytherapy
    • Prostate Procedures
    • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
    • Prostate Removal
    • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate)
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
    • Vasectomy
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    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bedwetting
    • Benign Prostate Diseases
    • Bladder Atony
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Diverticulum
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypospadias
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostate Diseases
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    • Prostatitis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Spermatocele
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Hesitancy
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vesicoureteral Reflux
    • Yeast Infections
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    Background Check for Dr. Sauerwein

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Idaho.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Philipps-Universitaet Marburg, Fachbereich Medizin
    Graduated in 2001

    Internship Hospital

    University Of New Mexico Hospital
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Complete in 2007

    Undergraduate Schools

    Philipps-Universitaet Marburg
    Graduated in 1986

    Other Education

    University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sauerwein & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • German
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    Dr. Sauerwein's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bingham Memorial Hospital

    • Mountain View Hospital

    • Portneuf Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
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    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sauerwein to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    19 responses

    Dr. Sauerwein's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    19 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    19 responses

    Experience with Dr. Sauerwein

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    19 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

    19 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Urology Center Of Idaho
    500 S 11th Ave Ste 301
    Pocatello, ID 83201
    (208) 233-3355 (Office)
    (208) 232-6118 (Fax)
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    Idaho Physician's Clinc, Blackfoot, ID
    98 Poplar St
    Blackfoot, ID 83221
    (208) 785-3800 (Office)
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