Dr. James Tierney, DO

Dr. James Tierney, DO

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Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o
(21)

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Dr. James Tierney, DO is an urology specialist in Charleston, WV and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in urology.

CAMC Urology

11 Courtney Dr

Charleston, WV 25304
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Tierney'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. Tierney "I offer comprehensive urologic medical care with compassion and understanding."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

62  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter 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
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for West Virginia.

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

  • WV School of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • WVU
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tierney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tierney's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tierney to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tierney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very competent physician with whom I trust. Would recommend anyone to see Dr. Tierney. He was able to diagnose and treat my medical condition when other urologist had no answer. Excellent surgeon
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At my first appointment Dr. Tierney impressed me with his friendly, professional demeanor. He listened to me, asked pointed questions, and throughly explained the results of his examination in language I understood. He outlined his proposed treatment, both short and long term, leaving me with...more
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Very considerate, informative and easy to understand what is going on.
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Successful vasectomy reversal and baby on the way.
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