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Dr. John Brinkman, MD

Urology •  Male • Age 57

  
Dr. Brinkman

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 an urology specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in urology.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital Satisfaction
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    Prostate Surgery Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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(260) 436-6667

Dr. Brinkman accepts the following insurance:

ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP)
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

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Practice Areas

Calculi (stones)

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.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Urinary Stones more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Kidney Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Kidney Stones more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Bladder Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Bladder Stones more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Urologic Care

Urologic care focuses on the health and treatment of the male and female urinary tract, as well as the male reproductive system.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Urinary Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Enlarged Prostate (BPH) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Male Reproductive Medicine

Male reproductive medicine specialists diagnose and treat conditions related to male fertility and reproductive health through procedures such as vasectomy or vasectomy reversal, intrauterine insemination, and intracytoplasmic sperm injection.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Erectile Dysfunction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman treats Erectile Dysfunction more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Vasectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman performs Vasectomy more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman performs this procedure more than 75% of their peers

Urologic Surgery

Urologic surgery treats conditions affecting the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive system through procedures including cystectomy (bladder removal), prostatectomy (prostate removal), and pelvic reconstruction.

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman performs Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

Bladder Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brinkman performs Bladder Surgery more than 73% of their peers

Dr. Brinkman performs this procedure more than 73% of their peers

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Dr. Brinkman's conditions and procedures:

  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polyuria
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • 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 Disorders
  • 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
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Brinkman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brinkman

4.7

Based on 55 reviews

5 Stars
85.45454545454545%
(47)
4 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(5)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
5.454545454545454%
(3)

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I love the guy, very professional, caring, resolved my problem with meds and accurately diagnosed my situation.
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He is very friendly, knowledgeable, and thorough.
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Pleasant, thorough, gentle
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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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Excellent service!
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He listened very carefully and explained well
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Very clear on test results and expectations.
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Puts you at ease
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Very informative. Timely. Friendly. Very professional !
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Absolutely wonderful! Very impressed with the friendliness, professionalism and concern.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Brinkman, MD is an urology specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in urology.

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Brinkman treats patients.

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Dupont Hospital

Fort Wayne, IN

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

  • Prostate Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

86% Patient experience rating, 17% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

St. Joseph Hospital

Fort Wayne, IN

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average