Dr. Prithipal Sethi, MD

Dr. Prithipal Sethi, MD

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Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Prithipal Sethi, MD is an urology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in urology.

Golden State Urology

8715 Center Pkwy

Sacramento, CA 95823
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Atony
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Sethi'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

56  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachytherapy
  • Circumcision
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Orchiectomy
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Radical Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sethi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sethi's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sethi to family and friends
25 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Sethi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dishonest & Trashy
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With a rare combination of medical knowledge, surgical skill AND bedside manner, Dr. Sethi saved my life- no exaggeration. We were able to catch an agressive tumor before it reached the wall/lining of my bladder because he was able to second-guess himself (because of my history, he thought it...more
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He seems knowledgable. But all other factors make me unhappy. You WILL wait a minimum of 1 hour after you appt . I have had 6 appt in the last year and a half and I have waited an hour to hour and a half past my appt every visit.
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Due to my kidney hemorrhaging, I bled internally and nearly had to have my entire kidney removed. Meanwhile, the only contact I've had from Dr. Sethi' office was a phone call from his office staff asking me to make a follow up appointment in 3 days (which I was still admitted in the hospital). I...more
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He answered all my questions so I could easily understand them. He did my surgery and I easily recovered. He noticed a couple of other things I needed to followup up for and I'm taking care of that now. I'm thankful for the great care I have received. My husband has also seen him and so referred me...more
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