Dr. Joseph Gauta, MD

Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery •  Male • Age 52
  
Dr. Gauta
Accepting new patients

Florida Bladder Institute

1890 Sw Health Pkwy Ste 205 Naples, FL 34109

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(239) 449-7979

Dr. Joseph Gauta, MD is a Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery Specialist in Naples, FL and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Gauta has more experience with Gynecologic Surgery, Gynecologic Care, and Urologic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Albany Medical College medical school in 1994. He is affiliated with medical facilities NCH Downtown Naples Hospital and NCH North Naples Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gauta to book an appointment.


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Practice Areas

Gynecologic Surgery

Gynecologic surgery treats conditions affecting the female reproductive system, including cancer, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids through procedures such as hysterectomy, tumor removal, and myomectomy.Compare with other Gynecologic Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Colporrhaphy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Colporrhaphy more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Colpopexy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Colpopexy more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

Incontinence Sling Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Incontinence Sling Procedure more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

Gynecologic Care

Gyncologists diagnose and treat conditions that affect any part of the female reproductive system, such as vaginitis, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, or polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).Compare with other Gynecologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 99% of their peers

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

Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis more than 99% of their peers

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

Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Gauta treats this condition more than 99% 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.Compare with other Urologic Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cystometry
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Cystometry more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 86% of their peers

Bladder Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Bladder Surgery more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Uroflowmetry
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta performs Uroflowmetry more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Gauta performs this procedure more than 69% 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.Compare with other Urologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Bladder Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Bladder Diseases more than 99% of their peers

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Urinary Disorders more than 98% of their peers

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

Painful Urination (Dysuria)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gauta treats Painful Urination (Dysuria) more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Gauta treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

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Dr. Gauta's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Exstrophy Repair
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvectomy
  • Yeast Infections

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4.8

Based on 364 ratings

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The office was great. Just come see Dr. Gauta for urgency.
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Absolutely great. He treats you so proffessionally. He takes his time with you while explaining the procedure he is doing. He doesn't mind answering all your questions without feeling rushed. His staff is very friendly and caring. Amber, his assistant is one of the most caring I've had in Naples.
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Very professional. Explains everything thoroughly. Offers options, but doesn’t push you into surgery. Doesn’t try to sell you on expensive device procedures. His nurses are great.
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Everything went well.
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It was a fun visit. The friendliness, understanding and explanations were wonderful. I like the atmosphere in this office.
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It was very prompt.
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Very satisfied. Professional care!
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As always everything was excellent.
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I feel very comfortable talking about a uncomfortable situation. Dr Gauta was very attentive to my concerns!
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All went well.
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Had a very thorough examination and greatly appreciate the time to go through history.
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Very on point. Office runs well. Nurse is great.
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Dr. Gauta is exceptional. Staff is wonderful as well and efficient, friendly and wonderful.
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Everything went well and I was very pleased.
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I am made to feel comfortable. Office is on top of things and very efficient and knowledgable staff. Just great experience
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Everyone is very nice!
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Everyone makes you feel comfortable in an uncomfortable situation. Dr. Gauta is very proactive and I feel like I am getting great care. I would definitely recommend this office.
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Dec 21, 2019
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I had been leaking for over 20 years and since Dr. Gauta did the bulking I am not leaking anymore. Very kind staff.
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The whole staff is pleasant, timely, competent. So relieved that I getting effective treatment!
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Everything was fine.
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About Me

The Florida Bladder Institute, based in Naples Florida, is one of the country's first urogynecology practices. There have been tremendous gains over the last decade in the diagnosis and treatment of female incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and pelv...

Specialties

  • Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Urology

Education

1998
Tulane University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1995
Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
Internship Hospital
1994
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1990
Siena College
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Serbo-Croatian
  • Spanish
  • Croatian
  • English

Awards

  • Patient's Choice Award by Vitals.com, 2007-2015
  • Lewis I Post MD Award for Surgical Excellence, 1998
  • Press-Ganey Top 1% of Physicians in the Nation for Patient Satisfaction, 2008-2012
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors Award, 2012
  • Isadore Dyer MD Award for Teaching Excellence, 1998

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  • Does Dr. Gauta offer evening visits?

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  • Outpatient Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Evaluation of Pain, 2011

Locations

Florida Bladder Institute

Florida Bladder Institute1890 Sw Health Pkwy Ste 205 Naples, FL 34109
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Florida Bladder Institute1890 Sw Health Pkwy Ste 205 Naples, FL 34109
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NCH Downtown Naples Hospital

Naples, FL

60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

NCH North Naples Hospital

Naples, FL
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)