Dr. James Elist, MD

Dr. James Elist, MD

Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. James Elist, MD is a surgery specialist in Beverly Hills, CA and has been practicing for 45 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

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Elist's conditions and procedures:

Balanoposthitis
Bladder Atony
Bladder Cancer
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Bladder Repair Surgery
Bladder Surgery
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Cancer
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Circumcision
Complex Penile Surgery
Cystoscopy
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Hydronephrosis
Incontinence
Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
Lithotripsy
Male Infertility
Penile Cancer
Penile Candidiasis
Penile Diseases
Penile Implants
Premature Ejaculation
Prostate Cancer
Prostate Diseases
Prostate Procedures
Prostate Removal
Prostate Surgery
Prostatitis
Radical Prostate Removal
Sleep Disorders
Testicular Cancer
Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Implants
Testicular Surgery
Ureteral Stones
Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
Ureterscopies
Urethral Dilation
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urology Procedure
Vasectomy
Vasectomy Reversal
Well Male Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Farsi
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Elist's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Elist

4.5

Based on 94 reviews

5 Stars
79.7872340425532%
(75)
4 Stars
9.574468085106384%
(9)
3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
8.51063829787234%
(8)

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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,...Read 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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
UnitedHealthCare
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS

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Olympia Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA