Dr. Gary Bellman, MD

Dr. Gary Bellman, MD

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Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(68)

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Dr. Gary Bellman, MD is an urology specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in urology, prostate oncology, and more.

The Southern California Urology Institute

23101 Sherman Pl Ste 304

West Hills, CA 91307
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Stones
very high
more than 97% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Bellman'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. Bellman "We strive to treat ever patient with  the highest quality, dignity and customer service.

Our staff is caring and friendly and we provide state of the art care."

5  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Andrology
  • Endourology
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Prostate Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

38  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Prostate Removal
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

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

  • McGill Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Royal Victoria Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • McGill University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • compassionate doctors award, 2011
  • america's leading experts, 2011
  • patients choice award, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Bellman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bellman's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bellman to family and friends
68 total reviews (33 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

  • 5
    (55)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Bellman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (33)

Dr. Bellman is terrific. He spends the appropriate amount of time with his patients, laying out treatment options in an easy to understand manner. Personable and encouraging. Takes the time to find what's right for you. Staff is friendly, making you feel comfortable upon your first visit. I...more
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I first saw Dr. Bellman for a urine infection which I recovered from . months later I had kidney stones and was at the ER doctor Bellman saw me the next day & arranged for my surgery the day after that . After the surgery Dr. Bellman checked up with emails to see how I was doing . He takes the time...more
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Dr. Bellman was not only excellent in his execution of my vasectomy, he provided clear answers and cogent advice during the consultation and checked in with me multiple times post-surgery, to boot. Couldn’t recommend him more.
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I found this great Doctor Bellman right here on Healthgrades. With 64 reviews, all being great, I took my chances and was able to get an appointment 2 days after being in the ER for 5 hours with an oversized kidney stone. On the 5th day I was in surgery and the stone was removed. A week of...more
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I started Testosterone Therapy with weekly injections. Before therapy my Testosterone was 82!...I was feeling weak, lost my desire for sex, gained fat and lost muscle. My cholesterol was 190 and my Triglycerides were 215. After 3 months of injections (100mg every week) here are the results:...more
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