Dr. John Brinkman, MD

UrologyMaleAge 58

Dr. Brinkman
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Northeast Indiana Urology PC

2512 E Dupont Rd Ste 100 Fort Wayne, IN 46825

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(260) 436-6667

Dr. John Brinkman, MD is a Urology Specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brinkman has more experience with Urinary Conditions and Urinary Calculi & Removal than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Dupont Hospital and Kosciusko Community Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brinkman to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Brinkman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Brinkman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Brinkman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (260) 436-6667.

Urinary Conditions

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Dr. Brinkman is experienced in the area of Urinary Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Brinkman
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Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Polyuria
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Urinary Incontinence
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Urinary Calculi & Removal

Urologists or nephrologists diagnose and treat kidney stones, small pieces of hard, crystallized material that form in the kidney and typically pass naturally, but may require shock wave therapy, a catheter procedure, or surgery.Compare with other Urinary Calculi & Removal specialists.

Dr. Brinkman is experienced in the area of Urinary Calculi & Removal. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Brinkman
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Urinary Stones
Kidney Stones
Bladder Stones
Ureteral Stones
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
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Dr. Brinkman's conditions and procedures:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bowenoid Papulosis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Chordee
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Circumcision
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epididymitis
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypogonadism
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Orchitis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Paraphimosis
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Phimosis
  • Polyuria
  • Priapism
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Stones
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocele
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Brinkman accepts the following insurance:

ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Aetna
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-IN PPO
Blue Access-IN
Blue Preferred --IN HMO
Blue Preferred --IN POS
Blue Preferred Plus-IN POS
Blue Preferred-IN HMO
Blue Traditional-IN
Bronze Blue Access Plus w/HSA-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access-IN PPO
Bronze Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Bronze HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Bronze HealthSync with H.S.A-IN POS
Bronze HealthSync-IN HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-IN
Franciscan Alliance Tiered-IN
Gold Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Gold Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-IN PPO
Gold Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Gold HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Gold HealthSync-IN HMO
HealthSync (Select Network)-IN
HealthSync Options-IN POS
HealthSync-IN
HealthSync-IN HMO
HealthSync-IN POS
Healthy Indiana Plan PPO
Lumenos Plans-IN
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway-IN HMO-POS
Platinum Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access w/HSA-IN PPO Plus
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO
Silver Blue Access-IN PPO Plus
Silver HealthSync w/HSA-IN HMO
Silver HealthSync-IN HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-IN
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP)
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Encore
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Lutheran Preferred
MDwise
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Sagamore Health Network
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Dr. Brinkman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brinkman

4.7

Based on 55 ratings

5 Stars
85.45454545454545%
(47)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(5)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.454545454545454%
(3)
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  • Explained conditions well (50)
  • Listened & answered questions (50)
  • Staff friendliness (50)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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Very very professional. Listens intently to the patient, discusses options for treatment and understands your specific needs. I highly recommend Dr. Brinkman ....he has my highest recommendation!
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  • Explained conditions well
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HAZEN – Apr 01, 2021
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He is very friendly, knowledgeable, and thorough.
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St Louis, MO – Apr 21, 2017
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Pleasant, thorough, gentle
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St Louis, MO – Apr 19, 2017
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Dr. Brinkman made a very difficult decision easier. He thoroughly explained my options for treatment and post treatment processes.
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Charles Tittemore in Ft Wayne, IN – Apr 17, 2017
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Excellent service!
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St Louis, MO – Apr 07, 2017
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He listened very carefully and explained well
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Fort Wayne, IN – Mar 31, 2017
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Very clear on test results and expectations.
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Gino in Fort Wayne, IN – Mar 24, 2017
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Puts you at ease
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St Louis, MO – Mar 24, 2017
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Very informative. Timely. Friendly. Very professional !
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St Louis, MO – Mar 24, 2017
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Absolutely wonderful! Very impressed with the friendliness, professionalism and concern.
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Kandy Saunier in Van Wert, OH – Mar 08, 2017
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St Louis, MO – Mar 07, 2017
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Thorough and caring
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Jim Barber – Mar 07, 2017
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He is a very caring doctor and o thankful he found my cancer and now I am cancer free.
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Judy mundt in Fort Wayne, IN – Mar 03, 2017
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Friendly and caring. Answered all of my questions.
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Norris Friesen in Huntington, in – Mar 02, 2017
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Easy to work with. . minimal jargon. Friendly staff.
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St Louis, MO – Mar 01, 2017
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Knows his stuff
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St Louis, MO – Feb 28, 2017
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I would recommend anyone to come to Dr. Brinkman. I have always felt comfortable and have gotten excellent consultation.
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Travis Marsh in North Webster,IN – Feb 28, 2017
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No waiting. Very professional and efficient. Thank you
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St Louis, MO – Feb 17, 2017
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Dr. Brinkman's efficiency was appreciated.His nurse was very compassionate and knowledgeable. They are prompt on all aspects. Very satisfied. I will most definitely recommend him to anyone. Thank you!
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Biography

Dr. John Brinkman, MD is a Urology Specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Brinkman has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

Ohio State University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. John Brinkman, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Brinkman has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. John Brinkman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Brinkman frequently treats Urinary Conditions and Urinary Calculi & Removal. See all practice areas where Dr. Brinkman specializes.

Where is Dr. John Brinkman, MD's office located?

Dr. Brinkman's office is located at 2512 E Dupont Rd Ste 100, Fort Wayne, IN 46825. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Northeast Indiana Urology PC

Northeast Indiana Urology PC2512 E Dupont Rd Ste 100 Fort Wayne, IN 46825
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Brinkman is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Dupont Hospital

Fort Wayne, IN

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

Kosciusko Community Hospital

Warsaw, IN

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Lutheran Hospital Of Indiana

Fort Wayne, IN

60% Patient Experience Rating, 9% lower than the national average

Parkview Huntington Hospital

Huntington, IN

84% Patient Experience Rating, 15% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Parkview Regional Medical Center

Fort Wayne, IN

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

26 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Parkview Wabash Hospital

Wabash, IN

86% Patient Experience Rating, 17% higher than the national average

St. Joseph Hospital

Fort Wayne, IN

59% Patient Experience Rating, 10% lower than the national average