Dr. Mitchell Edson, MD

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Dr. Edson

Drs. Mitchell Edson & George Chang

106 Irving St Nw Ste 120 Washington, DC 20010

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(202) 877-6032

Dr. Mitchell Edson, MD is a Urology Specialist in Washington, DC and has over 65 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Yale University medical school in 1956. He is affiliated with Medstar Washington Hospital Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Edson to book an appointment.

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Dr. Edson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edson performs Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Edson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Bladder Scan

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Edson performs Bladder Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Edson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Chlamydia Infection Screening

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Dr. Edson performs Chlamydia Infection Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Edson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Edson's conditions and procedures:

  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Function Test
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Scan
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Circumcision
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Polyuria
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • STD Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Vasectomy

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More than 4 years ago I had an enlarged prostate so severe I was unable to pass urine. Today my prostate problems are past history and the main reason is Doctor Edson. I like his professionalism and attention to details. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends. The only drawback is his receptionist from hell and the only reason I stopped making appointments to see him. If he ever changes receptionists, I'll be back.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Staff wasn't friendly
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Ben Hardy in Washington, DC – Jul 21, 2017
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Dr. Mitchell Edson, MD is a Urology Specialist in Washington, DC and has over 65 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Yale University...Read more


  • Urology
  • Female Adult Urology
  • Male Adult Urology


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Dr. Edson frequently treats Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE), Bladder Scan , and Chlamydia Infection Screening. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Edson treats.

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Dr. Edson's office is located at 106 Irving St Nw Ste 120, Washington, DC 20010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Drs. Mitchell Edson & George Chang

Drs. Mitchell Edson & George Chang106 Irving St Nw Ste 120 Washington, DC 20010

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Edson is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Medstar Washington Hospital Center

Washington, DC

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

9 Awards Received