Dr. Dennis S. Peppas, MD

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Dr. Dennis S. Peppas, MD

Urology | Male

Koair Children's Hospital Urology Specialists 4123 Dutchmans Ln Ste 102, Louisville, KY 40207 Get Directions
(502) 559-1670

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I strive to treat every child as if he/she were part of my immediate family. I have been a Pediatric Urologist for over 20 years, and have a passion for what I do. I will go out of my way to make a patient happy, if given the opportunity. I am forthright, and do not try to sugar coat problems. Parents will find that I will listen to their issues and give an honest recommendation. Surgery is not always the best option.Read more

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based on 14 total surveys (1 with a review)
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Peppas' Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (11)
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I received 3 awards for my care for children while I was in Texas.  In addition,I was named one of San Antonio's best physicians on multiple occasions during my 10 years there.  I strive to do the best for your child.  For providers who look at this I will do my utmost to earn your trust and provide your patients with first class care.

in Elizabethtown, KY |
I would definitely recommend Dr. Peppas. He is very kid friendly and personable. He takes the time to explain things in easy to understand language and answer questions.
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

Board Certifications

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

Dr. Peppas says..

I have been a pediatric urologist for over 24 years.  My training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital appeared me for the care of children with significant genitourinary anomalies.  These include children with bladder exstrophy, disorders or genital differentiation, urinary tract obstruction, hypospadias, and vesicoureteric reflux.  I have significant experience in all of these disorders both clinically and surgically.

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  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Exstrophy - Epispadias - Cloacal Exstrophy Complex
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Hydronephrosis
  • Cryptorchidism
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Exstrophy of Bladder
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hydronephrosis (Pediatric)
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Phimosis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Ureteral Diseases
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

Procedures Performed

Dr. Peppas says..

I have significant experience in performing all aspects of pediatric urology.  My complication rate over 24 years of pediatric urology is around 1 percent.  I strive to do the best I possibly can do on and if there is a complication I will fix it.

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  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Hypospadias Repair
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Newborn Circumcision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Wound Repair

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Wm Beaumont Amc

    Completed in 1984

  • Residency Hospital
    Walter Reed Army Med Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Johns Hopkins

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    State University Of New York

    Graduated in 1979

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Urology
  • Board certified in Urology
  • Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Peppas' Office & Staff

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

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Level of trust in provider's decisions
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How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Peppas' Care Philosophy

I strive to treat every child as if he/she were part of my immediate family. I have been a Pediatric Urologist for over 20 years, and have a passion for what I do. I will go out of my way to make a patient happy, if given the opportunity. I am forthright, and do not try to sugar coat problems. Parents will find that I will listen to their issues and give an honest recommendation. Surgery is not always the best option.

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Dr. Peppas says...

I have been a pediatric urologist for over 24 years.  My training at the Johns Hopkins Hospital appeared me for the care of children with significant genitourinary anomalies.  These include children with bladder exstrophy, disorders or genital differentiation, urinary tract obstruction, hypospadias, and vesicoureteric reflux.  I have significant experience in all of these disorders both clinically and surgically.

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Dr. Peppas says...

I have significant experience in performing all aspects of pediatric urology.  My complication rate over 24 years of pediatric urology is around 1 percent.  I strive to do the best I possibly can do on and if there is a complication I will fix it.

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Dr. Peppas says...

I received 3 awards for my care for children while I was in Texas.  In addition,I was named one of San Antonio's best physicians on multiple occasions during my 10 years there.  I strive to do the best for your child.  For providers who look at this I will do my utmost to earn your trust and provide your patients with first class care.