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Care Philosophy

The Northwoods Urology philosophy is centered on three words: progressive, innovative and compassionate. Northwoods Urology is a team of Urologists with convenient locations so we can better serve your community. We strive to present a unified team of professionals and support staff that provides a trustworthy, safe, caring, and successful healthcare outcome.

Biography

Dr. John Giannakis, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Shenandoah, TX. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Giannakis is affiliated with Huntsville Memorial Hospital, CHI St. Luke's Health - The Woodlands Hospital, Memorial Hermann Surgical Hospital Kingwood and Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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    Dr. Giannakis' Reviews

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    3.7
    based on 55 total surveys (7 with reviews)
    Dr. Giannakis' Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      VERY GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      VERY GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      VERY GOOD
    • Office environment
      EXCELLENT
    • Staff friendliness
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
    Patient Reviews (7)
    in Houston, TX |
    My husband and I recently saw Dr. Giannakis and we just had a very great experience at the office. The staff is very friendly, and Dr. Giannakis explained everything very thoroughly. He didn't rush like other doctors usually do, he spent a reasonable amount of time and answered all of our questions and explained all discharge instructions. Very pleased with everyone there.
    Montgomery, TX |
    Too bad you can't give negative stars
    Pearland, TX |
    I spent over 3 hours at this office and will never go there again. I was not seen by Dr. Giannakis until around 11:25 and my appointment was at 9:15 am. This was the worst experience I have ever had at a doctor's office. I am a doctor myself and believe that this kind of practice shows the public how bad doctor's visits can be.
    in Spring, TX |
    Fantastic Doctor that talks with you and actually listens and provides answers in a clear and compassionate manner.
    in Spring, TX |
    I've been seeing Dr Giannakis for over 15 years now. The office management at The Woodlands location is inefficient, requiring patients like myself to fill out stacks of forms with information their file management system already has. Additionally, I waited 40 minutes AFTER my scheduled appointment on 9/22/16 (I arrived 10 minutes early so a total of 50 minutes in the reception) before I got up, told the receptionist how long I had waited, and left. There are better docs and options out there.
    in Houston, Texas |
    straight to the point and very caring .
    in Montgomery, TX |
    He has been my Urologist since mid 1980's. He like going to an old frat brother from college, easy to talk too, gives you straight answers and is always right. I recently had some health issues and spent a month in the hospital. The hospital left a catheter in me the whole month and thought i would have to use one for the rest of my life. Dr. Giannakis assured me he would retrain my bladder and i would be fine, and so I am.
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    Dr. Giannakis' Care Philosophy

    The Northwoods Urology philosophy is centered on three words: progressive, innovative and compassionate. Northwoods Urology is a team of Urologists with convenient locations so we can better serve your community. We strive to present a unified team of professionals and support staff that provides a trustworthy, safe, caring, and successful healthcare outcome.

    Dr. Giannakis' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Urology
    •  Board certified in Urology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Board Certifications

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    • Urology

    Conditions Treated

    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bladder Atony
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Diverticulum
    • Bladder Infection
    • Bladder Stones
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Kidney Diseases
    • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
    • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
    • End-Stage Renal Disease
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Incontinence
    • Interstitial Cystitis
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Kidney Stones
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Penile Cancer
    • Peyronie's Disease
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Prostatitis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Ureteral Stones
    • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
    • Urethral Stricture
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections

    Education

    • Medical School
      Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1985

    • Internship Hospital
      University Texas

      Completed in 1986

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Texas Health Sciences Center

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Urology
    • Adult & Pediatric Urology

    Procedures Performed

    • Bladder Surgery
    • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Complex Penile Surgery
    • Cystometry
    • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
    • Kidney Surgery
    • Kidney and Ureter Removal
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lithotripsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Penile Implants
    • Prostate Removal
    • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
    • Ureteroneocystostomy
    • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
    • Uroflowmetry
    • Urological Surgery
    • Urology Procedure
    • Vasectomy