Dr. Stephen Lapin, MD

Dr. Stephen Lapin, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Stephen Lapin, MD is an urology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1986 and specializes in urology.

6560 Fannin St Ste 1440

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 790-9700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lapin'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*

53  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Baylor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lapin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lapin's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lapin to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lapin'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Lapin is one of the kindest, caring, and most compassionate physicians I have ever met. He is also extremely knowledgeable and explains all treatment options thouroughly. I would highly recommend him to anyone.
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Unnecessary surgery with devastating side effects. Did not explain the risks prior to surgery. Does not seem to care about quality of life post surgery. To be fair this is quite common for doctors that treat prostate cancer. They rush to surgery and that is not the right option for some men.
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Dr. Lapin is great. He takes his time and explains things as we go. I have had serious medical issues this past year and Dr. Lapin has been great in helping to not only take care of the problems he is qualified to do but referring me to wonderful doctors for my other issues. His staff is also...more
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Excellent surgeon with great reputation.
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I am sure Dr Lapin is a fine urologist. His medical advice is excellent. I have been seeing him for about three years. My condition is relatively stable. In those three years I have waited an average of an hour to see him, in spite of usually being early for my appointment. He always...more
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