Dr. Helen Kuo, MD

Dr. Helen Kuo, MD

Urology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
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Dr. Helen Kuo, MD is an urology specialist in Meridian, ID and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in urology, pediatric urology, and more.

2855 E Magic View Dr

Meridian, ID 83642

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Top Care Areas

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

Overactive Bladder
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kuo "Our facility is a medical office complex, dedicated to comprehensive urologic care for men, women, and children. The Institute houses an outpatient surgery center, medical office space, outpatient imaging services, clinical research, and full-service reference lab, including a comprehensive infertility lab. A radiation oncology facility, bringing advanced technology to Idaho opened in March 2007."
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Adult & Pediatric Urology
  • Female Adult Urology
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Pediatric Urology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Outflow Obstruction
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Green Light Photovaporization of the Prostate (PVP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Laparoscopic Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Sling
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urologic Reconstruction
  • Vasectomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Indianapolis University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Indianapolis University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • North Central Section of AUA - Best poster award, Face, Content, Construct Validation of Novel Virtual Reality Robotic Simul., 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Kuo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kuo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kuo to family and friends
3.5
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

Dr. Kuo's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Baker City, OR |
I have had chronic kidney stones for the last 26 years so I have a long history of dealing with urologists. Dr Kuo is a straight shooter which I appreciate. She listens not only to my concerns but also my input. My case has not been an easy one. I think some of the urologists I have seen in the...more
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Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
1055 N Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
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St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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Saint Alphonsus Medical Center - Nampa
1512 12th Ave Rd
Nampa, ID 83686
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