Dr. Robert Sher, MD

Dr. Robert Sher, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
(27)
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Dr. Robert Sher, MD is an urology specialist in Rockville, MD and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1976 and specializes in urology.

9420 Key West Ave Ste 420

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 258-1919

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Sher'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*

42  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Lahey Clin Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sher's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sher to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Sher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Sher is an excellent physician. I have been a regular patient of his for over ten years and am extremely happy with the care he has given me. Besides being a top notch urologist and surgeon, he is caring and thorough, always listens, and possesses a large dose of common sense and humor. He has...more
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Dr Sher is a caring physician. The surgery he did for me had an excellent result. Moreover, he made himself available if needed. I recommend him highly.
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I first saw Dr. Sher in December of 2014 for a total urinary blockage due to an enlarged prostate (BPH) condition. He left no stone upturned to do appropriate testing for a correct diagnosis. He was able to treat my condition with medications and avoiding the traditional surgical options...more
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Dr. Sher has been my urologist for over 20 years. He is excellent in every aspect. Whenever I see him I feel that he truly has my health in mind. He seems focused and answers all my questions. He cares for me.
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Dr. Sher's attention to detail led to early diagnosis of my kidney cancer for which I am most grateful. He caught the nuances of my complaints related to a UTI and suggested screening that led to the diagnosis. Just the kind of doctor you want on your side!
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