Dr. John Karod, MD

Dr. John Karod, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. John Karod, MD is an urology specialist in Rockport, ME and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med in 1993 and specializes in urology.

3 Glen Cove Dr Ste 3

Rockport, ME 04856

Contact Information

(207) 593-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Karod'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*

55  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
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Penile Implants
  • 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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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 Vt Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Pa St Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karod has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karod's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karod to family and friends
12 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Karod's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Karod seemed very aloof even though I was diagnosed with cancer. His staff was the rudest people I've ever dealt with in the medical field. They upset me so much that my wife had to deal with them for me.
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Dr Karod was knowledgeable and friendly. His staff was not. They were so rude to my wife on the phone that she ended up in tears. I don't know how they still have a job.
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I've never had an experience with such rude staff before in a medical practice. Dr Karod's staff were not only extremely slow at scheduling tests and a follow-up visit, they were also VERY rude when we called on the phone to check to see if appointments had been made. I wouldn't wish them on my...more
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Dr. Karod's office staff took over three weeks to schedule urgent tests that should have taken a matter of minutes to schedule. When asked why they had not yet scheduled the tests they got extremely rude and defensive. Not the type of attitude you expect from a healthcare professional when you...more
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Technically, very knowledgeable. However, condescending in person and by phone. I'm a doctor, you're not.
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