Dr. Michael Waters, DO

Dr. Michael Waters, DO

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Michael Waters, DO is an urology specialist in Foley, AL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1993 and specializes in urology.

102 S Greentree Ln

Foley, AL 36535

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Stones
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Testicular Dysfunction
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Waters'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

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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urological Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Botsford Gen Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Michigan College Of Osteopathic Medicine (Private College)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St. Bartholomew's Hospital and Royal London Hospitals
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waters' Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waters to family and friends
33 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Waters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
Dr. Waters Says:
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Thank you for trusting me with your urological healthcare.

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Patient Comments (7)

Had a excellent experience with Dr Waters he got me back to normal after prostate surgery in Birmingham back in July 2017.
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I don't have the words to express my satisfaction with Dr. Waters and his staff. My husband needed help and they went out of their way to get us appointments and care. For the first time in years, my husband can empty his bladder. I am so thankful!!!!
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Thank you!

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Visit with Dr Waters was a celebration for my husband and me! After surgeries for two tumors /stage 2 high grade-aggressive bladder cancer, months of wkly. treatments, maint. once a month for 3 months, checkups every 6 months, he is year-3 cancer free. Dr W is thorough & cautious. He, Jennifer, &...more
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Thank you for your kind words. You have always had my commitment.

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My husband held Dr. Michael G. Waters in the highest esteem. When I was diagnosed with bladder cancer I was pleased Dr. Waters would be my physician. In the past year I have come to know, not only Dr. Waters, but also his highly skilled staff. My needs are met with their compassionate care,...more
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Very bad in the end after prostate cancer treatment. Didn't know how to stop bleeding and very painful prostate. Acquired another urologist that stopped the bleeding and treated the prostate. Dr. Waters pushed me off and refused further appointments. Very disappointing. I would not recommend him to...more
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