Dr. Richard A. Watson, MD

Dr. Richard A. Watson, MD

Urology | Male | 74 years old

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Hackensack University Medical Center
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      Dr. Watson accepts 12 insurance carriers

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      12 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Amerihealth
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Cigna
      • Devon Health
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Health Net
      • MagnaCare
      • MultiPlan
      • Oxford Health Plans
      • QualCare
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      4.8 based on 5 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Watson
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (5)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (5)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (5)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (5)
      Dr. Watson's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (5)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (4)
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      Specialties

      • Urology

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      • Urology

      Conditions Treated

      • Atrophic Vaginitis
      • Balanoposthitis
      • Bedwetting
      • Bladder Atony
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bladder Diseases
      • Bladder Diverticulum
      • Bladder Infection
      • Bladder Stones
      • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Cancer
      • Chronic Kidney Diseases
      • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
      • End-Stage Renal Disease
      • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
      • Erectile Dysfunction
      • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
      • Hydronephrosis
      • Hypospadias
      • Interstitial Cystitis
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Kidney Disease
      • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
      • Kidney Stones
      • Male Infertility
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
      • Overactive Bladder
      • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
      • Peyronie's Disease
      • Polyuria
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Prostate Cyst
      • Prostatitis
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Sexual Dysfunction
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spermatocele
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Ureteral Stones
      • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
      • Urethral Stones
      • Urethral Stricture
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Hesitancy
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Stones
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
      • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
      • Vesicoureteral Reflux
      • Yeast Infections

      Procedures Performed

      • Bladder Surgery
      • Complex Penile Surgery
      • Cystometry
      • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
      • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
      • Lithotripsy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
      • Urethral Dilation
      • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
      • Uroflowmetry

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Georgetown University

        Graduated in 1968

      • Internship Hospital
        Walter Reed Army Medical Center
      • Residency Hospital
        Tripler Army Medical Center
      • Fellowship Hospital
        Walter Reed Army Institute Of Research

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Urology
      • Board certified in Urology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Watson's Office & Staff

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      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Watson

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      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Watson's Care Philosophy

      We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.