Dr. Robert Kester, MD

Dr. Robert Kester, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Kester, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Clarksville, AR. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

1100 E Poplar St

Clarksville, AR 72830

Contact Information

(479) 754-5396

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Urinary Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Overactive Bladder
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Andrology
  • Female Adult Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Female Urology
  • Male Adult Urology
  • Neurological Urology
  • Urogynecology
  • Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Andropause
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Benign Prostate Diseases
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications from Urologic Devices
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Female Genital Disorders
  • Female Orgasmic Disorder
  • Female Pelvic Disorders
  • Female Sexual Arousal Disorder
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Stones
  • Male Hypogonadism
  • Male Infertility
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Diseases
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Outflow Obstruction
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary Tract Tumor
  • Urinary Urgency

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Procedures

  • Bladder Biopsy
  • Bladder Cancer Surgery
  • Bladder Function Test
  • Bladder Reconstruction
  • Bladder Scan
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bladder Suspension Surgery
  • Botox® for the Bladder
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystolithalopaxy of Bladder Stones
  • Cystometrogram
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystotomy
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Flexible and Rigid Uretero Renoscopy
  • In-Office Urodynamic Testing
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • KUB (Kidney, Ureter and Bladder X-Ray)
  • Kidney Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones Treatment
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Minimally Invasive Cystocele and Rectocele Repair
  • Pelvic Fistula Repair
  • Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stent Placement
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureteroscopy With Laser Lithotripsy of Kidney Stones
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Tract Endoscopy
  • Urodynamic Testing
  • Urologic Reconstruction
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Brookdale Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Nassau County Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kester to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kester's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kester accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    NetworkBlue
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Kester has admitting privileges

Johnson Regional Medical Center
1100 E Poplar St
Clarksville, AR 72830
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