Dr. Fred Foss, MD

Dr. Fred Foss, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
(36)
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Dr. Fred Foss, MD is an urology specialist in Richland, WA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1978 and specializes in urology.

948 Stevens Dr Ste A

Richland, WA 99352

Contact Information

(509) 946-5150

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Foss'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

49  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Foss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Foss' Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Foss to family and friends
36 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Foss' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I am so incredibly thankful for Dr. Foss! He was exactly what I needed during a sensitive operation. He was funny and to the point. Everything went flawless!!
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I have been a patient of Dr Foss for 6 years. I find he is very much abreast of current methods for dealing with prostate cancer and I appreciate his direct, forthright discussions. I guess they are not for everyone. I am more than a little surprised about comments on his staff. Both of his...more
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I was referred to this Gentleman by our family doctor to have my youngest sons circumcision done. Our doctor said Mr. Foss was good but some people said he had poor bedside manner which in my opinion is a bunch of bs. I guarantee those people are the same type that think everyone is a winner...more
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Had a wonderful experience with Dr. Foss as my husband just had his vasectomy (on a Saturday!) which worked out great for our family schedule and his work schedule. Great doctor and a wonderful staff, especially the front desk receptionist. Thank you for a wonderful experience!
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Worst bedside manner I've ever experienced. Been in the hospital for awhile now and this morning Foss called demanding I leave and go home against all other healthcare professionals opinions. Not a kind man, do not go to this doctor is you expect professionalism and timliness. Waited 3 days to have...more
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