Dr. Mark Avon, MD

UrologyMaleAge 62

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 Urinary Conditions and Urinary Calculi & Removal than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as San Ramon Regional Medical Center and Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare Pleasonton. 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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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Avon

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Avon treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Avon treats other conditions, please contact the office at (925) 830-1940.

Urinary Conditions

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Dr. Avon is experienced in the area of Urinary Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Avon
Similar Providers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Urinary Incontinence
Bladder Infection
Polyuria
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Urinary Calculi & Removal

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 Urinary Calculi & Removal specialists.

Dr. Avon is experienced in the area of Urinary Calculi & Removal. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Avon
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Urinary Stones
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Kidney Stones
Ureteral Stones
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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Dr. Avon's conditions and procedures:

  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Function Test
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Scan
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Prostatitis
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Epididymitis
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypogonadism
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Spermatocele
  • STD Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Varicocele

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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
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
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Avon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Avon

4.5

Based on 15 ratings

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
(1)
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What went well
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (14)
  • Explained conditions well (14)
  • Listened & answered questions (14)
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly (2)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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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
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Avon, MD is a Urology Specialist in San Ramon, CA. Dr. Avon has more experience with Urinary Conditions and Urinary Calculi & Removal than other...Read more

Specialties

  • Urology

Education

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

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Mark Avon, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Avon has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Mark Avon, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Mark Avon, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Avon frequently treats Urinary Conditions and Urinary Calculi & Removal. See all practice areas where Dr. Avon specializes.

Where is Dr. Mark Avon, MD's office located?

Dr. Avon's office is located at 5201 Norris Canyon Rd Ste 210, San Ramon, CA 94583. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Mark Avon, MD speak?

Dr. Avon speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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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

Dr. Avon is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

San Ramon Regional Medical Center

San Ramon, CA

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare Pleasonton

Pleasanton, CA

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

Washington Hospital

Fremont, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

6 Awards Received