Dr. Scott Simon, MD

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Urology | Male

cCARE 9834 Genesee Ave Ste 416 La Jolla, CA 92037 Get Directions
(800) 456-5860
Dr. Scott Simon, MD
Dr. Simon is a board-certified diplomate by the American Board of Urology and fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Simon practices all aspects of urology. He has a particular interest in minimally invasive kidney surgery, as well as performing minimally invasive procedures for voiding issues, such as Prostiva to treat prostate enlargement and Interstim to reduce urinary frequency. Dr. Simon attended the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana where he graduated with honors with his Bachelor of Science with a degree in Psychology. He then went on to attend Rush Medical School in Chicago where he graduated in the top 10 percent of his medical school class and was elected to the distinguished Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. After finishing medical school, Dr. Simon completed his internship in general surgery and residency in Urology at Loyola Medical Center in Chicago. He then completed his education by completing a fellowship in laparoscopy at the Mayo Clinic.

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The Physicians and staff at California Cancer Associates for Research & Excellence Inc dedicated to one goal – providing the highest quality care for our patients. Our approach is based on our belief that patients do best when they receive comprehensive care with medical specialists and support staff working together on their behalf. We believe that our patients need to have access to the latest research, technologies, treatment programs and drug therapies. We believe that support groups, psychosocial counseling and complimentary programs can improve quality of life for many patients. And we believe that to beat cancer, we must treat more than the disease itself. We must treat the whole person by being responsive to how cancer impacts all aspects of their lives.

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Dr. Simon's Performance
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    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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in San Diego, CA |
always informative listens well is very patient and kind
Alpine, CA |
Dr. Simon saved my life with diagnosis and treatment for Bladder cancer
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Dr. Simon is a board-certified diplomate by the American Board of Urology and fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Simon practices all aspects of urology. He has a particular interest in minimally invasive kidney surgery, as well as performing minimally invasive procedures for voiding issues, such as Prostiva to treat prostate enlargement and Interstim to reduce urinary frequency.

Dr. Simon attended the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana where he graduated with honors with his Bachelor of Science with a degree in Psychology. He then went on to attend Rush Medical School in Chicago where he graduated in the top 10 percent of his medical school class and was elected to the distinguished Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

After finishing medical school, Dr. Simon completed his internship in general surgery and residency in Urology at Loyola Medical Center in Chicago. He then completed his education by completing a fellowship in laparoscopy at the Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Simon's Care Philosophy

The Physicians and staff at California Cancer Associates for Research & Excellence Inc dedicated to one goal – providing the highest quality care for our patients. Our approach is based on our belief that patients do best when they receive comprehensive care with medical specialists and support staff working together on their behalf. We believe that our patients need to have access to the latest research, technologies, treatment programs and drug therapies. We believe that support groups, psychosocial counseling and complimentary programs can improve quality of life for many patients. And we believe that to beat cancer, we must treat more than the disease itself. We must treat the whole person by being responsive to how cancer impacts all aspects of their lives.

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  •  Specializes in Urology
  •  Board certified in Urology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Male Infertility
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Neutropenia
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Yeast Infections

Education

  • Medical School
    Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ

    Graduated in 1996

  • Internship Hospital
    Rush University

    Completed in 1996

  • Residency Hospital
    Loyola University Medical Center

    Completed in 2002

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mayo Clinic Arizona

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Illinois At Urbana Champaign

    Graduated in 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Thoracentesis
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair