Dr. James Elist, MD

Dr. James Elist, MD

Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. James Elist, MD is a surgery specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Teheran University / Faculty of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in surgery, urology, and more.

8500 Wilshire Blvd Ste 707

Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Contact Information

(310) 652-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Elist's Experience

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Dr. Elist's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Surgery
  • Board certified in Urology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Elist "As an advocate and innovator, my vision is to provide the best state of the art treatment for my patients. Well Treated and Happy Patients are the Highest Reward for A Doctor."

3  Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

31  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Lithotripsy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Testicular Implants
  • Testicular Surgery
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urology Procedure
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Well Male Examination

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

  • Teheran University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wash Hosp Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Elist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Elist's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Elist to family and friends
94 total reviews (28 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (94)

  • 5
    (75)
  • 4
    (9)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Elist'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (28)

I'd like to offer a few words of praise. You are an amazing physician, but one of your employees, Josh, is also a real asset to your business. He's all the things a patient wants in an emotionally tough situation like mine was: he's professional, knowledgeable, intuitive, a good listener,...more
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I haven't experienced any pain or discomfort recovery has been a walk in the park and im so glad I went through with this surgery I feel more confident and my overall outlook on life has improved . I could have never imagined what a blessing this would be I am so grateful to Dr elist &co for this
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Dr Elist and his staff are the definition of the professionalism. From the initial emails to the procedure and its follow ups, I have been very well taken care of.
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Did a little bit of research, took me a year to finally trust Dr. Elist and so happy I did it. Healing process is not fast but I followed his instruction booklet and now I am rocking it :)
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One of my friends recommended Dr Elist. He diagnosed the actual reason for my Peyronie's disease and fixed it for me. Byebye to all the pain :)
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