Dr. Ross Decter, MD

Dr. Ross Decter, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Ross Decter, MD is an urology specialist in Hershey, PA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Saskatchewan College Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in urology and pediatric urology.

200 Campus Dr

Hershey, PA 17033

Contact Information

(800) 243-1455

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Balanoposthitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Neurogenic Bladder
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Decter'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.

2  Specialties

  • Urology
  • Pediatric Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

51  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Testicular Implants
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Saskatchewan College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Decter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Decter's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Decter to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Decter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Decter has been my son's urologist for 10 years, through 6 surgeries, I would not trust my son with any other surgeon. Dr. Decter can be stand-offish at the beginning, but the more he learns about you and your family he becomes very personable. Dr. Decter will call when out of town to check...more
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He performed a miracle delicate surgery on my son and then had the wherewithal to contact us for a follow up report while he was on vacation. He is a gifted surgeon with good bes aide manners.
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