Dr. Michael Ost, MD

Dr. Michael Ost, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Michael Ost, MD is an urology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1998 and specializes in urology, pediatric urology, and more.

300 Halket St

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 641-2089

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 4 More

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Urinary Stones
very high
more than 94% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
high
more than 85% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Adult & Pediatric Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

31  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hypospadias Repair
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pyeloplasty Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroneocystostomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urology Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Childrens Hospital Of Pittsburgh Of Upmc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ost's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ost

3.1

Based on 8 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
37.5%
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Horrible Doctor, very rude, condescending, and lacks empathy and compassion.
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In 04/2008, I was 46 years old and diagnosed with bladder cancer. After thorough research and careful consideration by me, my family and my PCP, I decided to seek treatment with Dr. Ost. My surgery was during 07/2008 and due to anesthetic complications, I was comatose for a long period of time. ...Read More
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Our son needed circumcision revision, was referred to this hospital having him as the Doctor to carry out the procedure. first meeting with him, we brushed it off as maybe he might be having a bad day, but we were wrong, all our meeting with him after, had been emotionally draining. He treat us...Read More
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