Dr. Gregory Cost, MD

Dr. Gregory Cost, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Gregory Cost, MD is an urology specialist in Tualatin, OR and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 1991 and specializes in urology.Read his story

19250 SW 65th Ave Ste 235

Tualatin, OR 97062

Contact Information

(503) 692-4820

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Cost'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.

Dr. Cost's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cost "Dr. Cost completed his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1991. He completed his residency in urology at Stanford University School of Medicine in 1997. He is Board Certified in Urology and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Urology. He was recently selected as the Medical Director for Robotic Surgery, Providence Health System Oregon Region. Dr. Cost is interested in all areas of adult urology and specializes in minimally invasive techniques, including robotic surgery and laparoscopic surgery."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cost "I am committed to providing compassionate, high-quality urologic care. Urology is a specialty where new technology and innovation have been important. These factors not only keep the practice of medicine fresh, but also provide a gratifying patient benefit."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

53  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urostomy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • N/A
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Cost does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cost and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cost's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cost to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cost'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He performed a no-scalpel, closed-ended vasectomy through a single incision that did not require stitches in my case. He used cauterization to seal the ends of the vas. Dr. Cost is very considerate of patient concerns and knowledgeable of relevant literature (e.g. regarding PVPS). He would have...more
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Hi, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Dr. Cost. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. -The Oregon Clinic

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It has been about a year since Dr. Cost performed my prostate surgery and everything went great. I have been more than pleased with the nerve sparing laparoscopic procedure that was performed. Dr. Cost has a great demeanor that is calming during a very chaotic time. His surgical skill as stated...more
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Dr Cost is an incredibly kind and compassionate physician and a very skilled surgeon. I was so glad I had him to do my surgery--especially when I ran into some complications. He is just the kind of doc you want to have in your corner. He is a strong advocate for his patients and I felt like he did...more
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Thoughtful and competent. My surgery went as explained, and his surgery team was excellent.
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