Dr. Christian Hettinger, MD

Dr. Christian Hettinger, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
40 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christian Hettinger, MD is an urology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in urology, urologic oncology, and more.Read his story

Kansas City Urology Care, PA

5525 W 119th St Ste 220

Overland Park, KS 66209
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Kansas, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Hettinger'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.

Dr. Hettinger's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hettinger "Dr. Hettinger completed 5 years of training in general surgery and urology at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. After growing up in Kansas City, Dr. Hettinger moved to Memphis, TN, where he attended Rhodes College and graduated cum laude. He graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 2005. He then moved to Rochester, MN to complete his internship and residency at the Mayo Clinic. While at the Mayo Clinic, he had extensive training in robotic surgery and treatment of cancers of the urinary tract. In addition to robotic radical prostatectomy, Dr. Hettinger also performs multiple other robotic surgeries, including robotic nephrectomy and partial nephrectomy (removal of all or part of the kidney), robotic pyeloplasty, robotic sacrocolpopexy (female prolapse reconstruction), robotic ureteral reimplantation, robotic bladder diverticulectomy, and robotic radical cystectomy. Dr. Hettinger is trained in all aspects of urology and also has interests in urinary incontinence, erectile dysfunction, and the treatment of stones and enlarged prostates. He has completed additional training at the Mayo Clinic in microsurgery. He is a member of the American Urological Association, American Association of Clinical Urologists, and Kansas Urological Society. Dr. Hettinger is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology and is licensed to practice medicine in Kansas and Missouri."
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4  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Urologic Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

68  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Rhodes College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Mayo Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hettinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hettinger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hettinger to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hettinger's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hettinger is a caring, knowledgeable physician who possesses good communications skills. Highly recommended.
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Dr Hettinger was very helpful in referring me to the physician that could resolve my problem. Rather than trying to do the procedure himself he very graciously referred me to a partner who could had more expertise in the procedure I needed. It takes a doctor who truly cares about their patients to...more
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