Dr. Dennis Garvin, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Dennis Garvin, MD

Urology | Male

Urological Surgery 1802 Braeburn Dr Ste 2130, Salem, VA 24153 Get Directions
(540) 444-4670

Learn about this Doctor

Dr. Garvin specializes in Urology and practices in Salem, VA. He practices at 1 location.

Are you Dr. Garvin? Add your own statement here.

Dr. Garvin's Experience

93Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Garvin's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

1
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

Why It Matters: Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Urologynull
53
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

26
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

  • 1
    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Garvin has 1 malpractice Malpractice Claim

    More
    • Settlement;1999-01-01T00:00:00
    • Nature of Complaint:
    Less
  • 0
    Sanctions

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

  • 0
    Board Actions

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Languages Spoken

    Visiting Dr. Garvin

    Dr. Garvin accepts 18 insurance carriers

    View all insurance carriers

    18 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    *Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

    /* /.overlay-container */}

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Hospital Quality

    Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Garvin has admitting privileges.

    Hospital Quality Awards

    ×

    Reviewing Dr. Garvin

    Dr. Garvin's Review Details
    5 based on 10 responses
    Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
    Key Survey Insights
    • Trustworthiness
       (10)
    • Helpfulness
       (10)
    • Staff
       (10)
    • Scheduling
       (10)
    Experience with Dr. Garvin
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (10)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (10)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (10)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (10)
    Dr. Garvin's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (10)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (10)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (10)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes (10)
    Have you seen Dr. Garvin?
    Are you Dr. Garvin? Post a response on your personalized profile.

    Compare Dr. Garvin

    Compare this Doctor

    View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

    View all 213 matches
    ×

    Specialties

    • Urology

    Board Certifications

    Why It Matters: Dr. Garvin's Board Certifications

    Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

    • Urology

    Conditions Treated

    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bedwetting
    • 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)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Gonorrhea Infections
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Hypospadias
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Infection, Acute
    • Kidney Infection, Chronic
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Male Infertility
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Penile Cancer
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spermatocele
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Undescended Testicles
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Vesicoureteral Reflux
    • Yeast Infections

    Procedures Performed

    • Bladder Surgery
    • Cystometry
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Excision of Testicular Lesion
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal
    • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lithotripsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Orchiectomy
    • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
    • Prostate Removal
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Urethral Dilation
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Vaginal Surgery
    • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
    • Vasectomy
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Garvin has 1 malpractice claim

      More
      • Settlement 
      • Amount or Range: Average
      • Nature of Complaint: INCIDENT LOCATION: ROANOKE, VA /// PRACTITIONER COMMENTS: I performed surgery on a patient with polycystic kidneys and pain from the cysts. The patient had complications which led to removal of the kidney. The patient's overall kidney function did not change as a result.
      • State: Virginia
      Less
    • 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.

    Education

    • Medical School
      Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1973

    • Internship Hospital
      Wilford Hall Med Center

      Completed in 1974

    • Residency Hospital
      Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

      Dr. Garvin has no awards or honors listed.

    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Garvin has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    ×

    Dr. Garvin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Urology
    • Board certified in Urology
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
    ×

    Why Does Experience Matter?

    Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

    ×

    Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Garvin

    Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

    Dr. Garvin's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Garvin

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients