Dr. Shahram S. Gholami, MD

Dr. Shahram S. Gholami, MD

Urology | Male | 46 years old

I believe in the comprehensive care of the patient using traditional clinical assessment and acumen combined with advanced intervention with state of the art techniques.Read more

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Urology
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

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  • Urology

Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Prostate Cancer
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Indigo Laser Treatment
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Microwave Treatment of Prostate
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Penile Implants
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pyeloplasty Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Radical Prostate Removal, Laparoscopic
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Boston University School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1996

  • Internship Hospital
    Ucsf Med Center

    Completed in 1997

  • Residency Hospital
    Ucsf Med Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Paris Institute Montsouris

    Completed in 2003

  • Undergraduate School
    Weill Cornell Medical College

    Graduated in 1992

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

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Dr. Gholami's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • 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. Gholami's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Experience with Dr. Gholami

Level of trust in provider's decisions
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. Gholami's Care Philosophy

I believe in the comprehensive care of the patient using traditional clinical assessment and acumen combined with advanced intervention with state of the art techniques.