Dr. John Huffer, MD

Dr. John Huffer, MD

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Dr. John Huffer, MD is an urology specialist in Fairbanks, AK and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Co Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in urology.

1919 Lathrop St Ste 207

Fairbanks, AK 99701

Contact Information

(907) 458-0700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Meritain Health
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Stones
very high
more than 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Huffer'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*

54  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alaska.

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 Co Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Huffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Huffer's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Huffer to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Huffer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I'm leaving a 2 star rating although I think Dr. Huffer is great and his bedside manner is very easy going and professional at the same time his nurses are very slow at responding to requests for prescription. I've had 4 times I've had to come in contact with them and each time it was regarding a...more
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Dr Huffer is amazing! He has a very good bedside manner. He considers you as a whole person and not just a walking urinary system. Excellent listening skills. I really don't like to deal with doctors but I absolutely trust Dr. Huffers opinions and suggestions. Seems like he actually cares about...more
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