Dr. Mark Avon, MD

Urology •  Male • Age 61
  
Dr. Avon
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Thomas, Richard MD - Bevan-thomas Richard MD

5201 Norris Canyon Rd Ste 210 San Ramon, CA 94583

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(925) 830-1940

Dr. Mark Avon, MD is a Urology Specialist in San Ramon, CA. Dr. Avon has more experience with Calculi (stones) and Urologic Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as San Ramon Regional Medical Center and Valleycare Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Avon to book an appointment.


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Dr. Avon accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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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.Compare with other Calculi (stones) specialists.

Typically treats 83% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avon treats Urinary Stones more than 99% of their peers

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

Kidney Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avon treats Kidney Stones more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Avon treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Lithotripsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avon performs Lithotripsy more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Avon performs this procedure more than 93% 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 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Bladder Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avon treats Bladder Diseases more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Avon treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

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Dr. Avon's conditions and procedures:

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

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Dr. Avon's Reviews

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4.5

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Great Doctor..Makes you feel comfortable..Does a thorough up front interview with you when your a new patient..Hes ask all the right questions. Reviews all your reports Has great people skills and makes sure you have all your questions answered. Explains everything so you can understand. Goes out of his way to get you feeling better..Also has great staff in his new office
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Biography

Dr. Mark Avon, MD is a Urology Specialist in San Ramon, CA. Dr. Avon has more experience with Calculi (stones) and Urologic Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as San Ramon Regional Medical Center ...

Specialties

  • Urology
  • General Surgery

Education

L A Co Usc Med Center
Residency Hospital
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

More Information

  • Does Dr. Avon communicate via email?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon communicates via email

  • Does Dr. Avon offer telehealth services or virtual visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon offers telehealth services or virtual visits

  • Does Dr. Avon offer an online patient portal?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon offers an online patient portal

  • Does Dr. Avon have free onsite parking?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon has free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Avon offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Avon offer evening visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Avon offers evening visits

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Locations

Thomas, Richard MD - Bevan-thomas Richard MD

Thomas, Richard MD - Bevan-thomas Richard MD5201 Norris Canyon Rd Ste 210 San Ramon, CA 94583
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Affiliated Hospitals

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San Ramon Regional Medical Center

San Ramon, CA

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

Valleycare Medical Center

Pleasanton, CA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

Washington Hospital

Fremont, CA

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)