Dr. Martin Rifkin, MD

Dr. Martin Rifkin, MD

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Urology  ·  
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57 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Martin Rifkin, MD is an urology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in urology and robotic surgery.

SIMEDHealth

1179 NW 64th Ter

Gainesville, FL 32605
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Rifkin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rifkin "Southeastern Integrated medical (SIMED) is your team of physicians, medical professionals and staff members from the North Central Florida community. Our mission is to provide quality care to patients in need of our expertise by offering an integrated approach to medicine. Our patients concerns and needs are our number one priority. Each of our team members believes in our core values of Respect, Fairness, Trust and Excellence. With sate of the art medical care and a dedicated professional staff, you can depend on us to help guide you one your way to better health. Our greatest professional rewards come from knowing that we have served our patients well. SIMED is proud to call North Central Florida home. We hope that you will regard us as your healthcare provider of choice."
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2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Robotic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

59  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lupron Injection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • 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
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Manitoba-Winnipeg Manitoba (Ca)
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Manitoba-Winnipeg Manitoba (Ca)
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Manitoba-Winnipeg Manitoba (Ca)
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Florida - Gainesville FL
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rifkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rifkin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rifkin

3.3

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(7)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
35.714285714285715%
(5)

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One of the best Dr's i have know. I am 80 years old and i have known quite a lot.He is the only Dr i would let operate on me.The man knows what he is doing.
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I am a retired nurse and I found Dr. Rifkin to have a great bedside manner. Very good to explain to me as what to expect before and after surgery.
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Best bedside manner ever! Thoroughly explained all questions asked. Overall, a friendly, professional doctor. Highly recommend him to friends and family!
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