Dr. Jay Herman, MD

Dr. Jay Herman, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
(24)
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Dr. Jay Herman, MD is an urology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in urology.

1050 Bower Hill Rd Ste 108

Pittsburgh, PA 15243

Contact Information

(412) 531-2522

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Herman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

38  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Pittsburgh
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herman's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herman to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Herman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Although his facility could use some updating, we go to Dr. Herman because he is an honest, caring, and knowledgeable professional. I don't rate doctors based on their decorating skills! If you have an urinary issue, Dr. Herman is the go-to guy.
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The Shadyside clinic is not luxurious (as harshly described by other reviews), but is clean enough. Costs are controlled. Dr. Herman is open, knowledgeable, and compassionate. I like the man. After referral by my family doctor, and some testing, he detected and treated my prostate cancer. He likely...more
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Very knowledgeable
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I expect that he is a competent doctor but his waiting rooms and especially his examination rooms are nothing less than disgusting.
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Wow. Where can I begin? This establishment is quite a shady business. Not only is the facility unclean, the billing practices are questionable, and the knowledge of the doctor is not up-to-date. He and his staff are rude and inappropriate with another in front of patients. I swear he's sleeping...more
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