Dr. Steven Potter, MD

Dr. Steven Potter, MD

Renal Transplant Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Steven Potter, MD is a renal transplant surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1995 and specializes in renal transplant surgery, urology, and more.Read his story

1100 E Lake St Ste 340

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 531-8126

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Dr. Potter's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Cancer
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Infection
Bladder Stones
Bladder Surgery
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Cancer
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
End-Stage Renal Disease
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Hydronephrosis
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Infection, Acute
Kidney Infection, Chronic
Kidney Lesion Marsupialization
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Kidney Stone Removal
Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
Kidney Stones
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lithotripsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Orchiectomy
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Penile Cancer
Polyuria
Prostate Cancer
Prostate Removal
Prostatitis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sleep Disorders
Testicular Dysfunction
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Ureteroneocystostomy
Urethral Dilation
Urethral Stricture
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Kidney transplant is the gold standard therapy for renal failure, so it's a privilege to be able to offer patients in East Texas the same kind of care that's available at the best institutions in the country."
Steven Potter, MD, is highly ...

Specialties

  • Renal Transplant Surgery
  • Urologic Surgical Pathology
  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 1997
    Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1991
    University Of California At Santa Barbara
    Undergraduate School
    1991

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Potter

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Based on 113 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Wouldn't trust anyone else to take care of my needs after my transplant in November 2016!!!
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Its been an HONOR to have had Dr.Potter and his team to take very good care of me. LOVE ALL OF YOU GUYS.
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I have found Dr. Potter to be a loving, caring a patience, but does not have a problem with giving some tough love [when needed]. I have had my transplant going on 5 years and have not had a stay in the hospital beside the day I had my transplant.
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Dr. Potter performed a kidney transplant on my husband. I was the living donor. We both had a good recovery. He has been very hands on in out post operative care. Actually, another couple in our Sunday School Class had the same surgeries with the husband being the donor after our surgery. I...Read More
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Dr. Potter is one of the best doctors I’ve ever had the honor to be seen by I would rate him a 10 out of 10 he really cares about his patients he’s very studious he always knew everything about My case and never forgot who I was. In my case As one of Jehovah’s Witnesses he made sure that my...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Teacher Retirement System
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare HMO
State Employees Program
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Select Plus HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna-HealthSpring
Cigna-HealthSpring HMO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Choice Plus PPO
Coastal Comp Health Network (CCHN)
CorVel
Worker's Compensation WC
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare PPO
Tricare
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Medicaid HMO
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
PHCS
PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
PHCS PPO
RockPort Health Care
CCO/Rockport
Superior HealthPlan
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) HMO
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Perinatal Care
Children's Medicaid
Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) RSA
CHIP Perinatal Care
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Health
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Medicaid
STAR (State of Texas Access Reform) Plus Medicaid
STAR Health (Foster Care) - Medicaid
State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) - Medicaid
State of Texas Access Reform (STAR)+PLUS - Medicaid
Texas Children's Health Plan
Tricare
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Medicaid
Medicaid HMO
USA Managed Care Organization

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