Dr. Evan Goldfischer, MD

Dr. Evan Goldfischer, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
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Dr. Evan Goldfischer, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Poughkeepsie, NY. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.Read his story

1 Columbia St Ste 390

Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Contact Information

(845) 437-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Goldfischer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Goldfischer "Dr. Evan R. Goldfischer is a board certified urologist and fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Goldfischer graduated from Cornell University Medical College and completed his residency in urology at the University of Chicago. He went on to complete a fellowship in endourology at the Long Island Jewish Medical Center, and received his MBA from the University of Massachusetts. Dr. Goldfischer serves as the Director of the Research Department at Premier Medical Group. Dr. Goldfischer has published extensively and lectured both nationally and internationally on kidney stone disease, minimally invasive surgery, and male and female sexual dysfunction. In 2008 he received the Health Care Heroes award from Hudson Valley Parent and Hudson Valley Life magazines. Dr. Goldfischer is Director of Urology at VBMC, where he also serves on the medical executive committee. He is the founder and Chairman of the Board of Premier Cares Foundation. Areas of Expertise: Kidney Stones Erectile Dysfunction Male and Female Sexual Dysfunction Advanced Prostate Cancer Clinical Research "

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • 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
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • 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
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims
  • Settlement : 5/29/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 12601
    State: New York
  • Settlement : 7/14/2015
    Amount or Range: Above Average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 12601
    State: New York
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

  • J & S Weill M C Cornell Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Li Jewish Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Goldfischer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Goldfischer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldfischer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldfischer to family and friends
2.7
based on 15 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Goldfischer's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I see Dr. Goldfischer for my annual checkup. Dr. Goldfischer has always been on time, very professional and thorough. I would recommend Dr. Goldfischer to my family and friends.
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Dr Goldfischer is one if the most compassionate doctors I've seen. I had kidney stones on both sides 3 times in a row and he called me at least once a day to see how I was doing. Would and have recommend Dr Goldfischer to anyone who needs a urologist.
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Rhinebeck, NY |
I found Dr Goldfischer to be careful, patient, and exceedingly thorough. My prostate biopsy procedure could not have gone smoother, and fortunately the results were good. I have had one follow-up appt since then and will continue to see Dr Goldfischer regularly as I am confident that he is the...more
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Dr. Goldfischer was professional, patient, thorough, and very knowledgeable. I felt very confident in the care and attention I received. I'd highly recommend him to friends and family and would definitely seek his expertise in the future when I am in need or seeing a urologist
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Millbrook, NY |
Found that he found a suspisious nodule on my prostate that two other doctors couldn't find. Guess he wanted to do a biopsy and Quickly. Rotten demeanor and prescribed wrong anti biotic BEWARE.........if you care about your health. In it for the money I suspect
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Dr. Goldfischer accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
    Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
    MVP Health Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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