Dr. Ernest Rector, MD

Dr. Ernest Rector, MD

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Dr. Ernest Rector, MD is an urology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in urology.

Dr. Ernest R. Rector, MD

1 Shrader St

San Francisco, CA 94117
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Rector'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rector "caring, good listener, dedicated, intelligent, compassionate, committed, healing and reassuring."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rector does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Minnesota Hosp & Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rector has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rector has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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St. Mary's Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Rector is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Rector's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rector to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Rector's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have know Dr. Rector for 11 years. He is an excellent urologist and after observing him in my capacity as Anesthetist and now as my own urologist. I could of gone to anyone in the Bay Area and work with other urologists as well. His office wait times short.
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1) Lacking in bedside manner: while objectivity/dispassionate demeanor are good traits for a doctor to have, they should be balanced by a tiny amount (at least) of empathy. Dr. Rector did not display anything remotely approaching this - in fact displayed a strange robotic manner during...more
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