Dr. Stuart Chalfin, MD

Dr. Stuart Chalfin, MD

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Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Stuart Chalfin, MD is an urology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in urology and female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery.

2888 Long Beach Blvd Ste 265

Long Beach, CA 90806
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Bladder Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Overactive Bladder
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Chalfin'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
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

65  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Tract Endoscopy
  • Urinary Tract Procedure
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy Reversal
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Harbor / UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of California, Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chalfin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chalfin's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chalfin to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Chalfin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I just saw Dr. chalfin and found him to be very thorough, patient and incredibly knowledgeable I highly recommend him
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Dr. Chalfin is one of the kindest, most thorough doctors practicing medicine. He identified and corrected a rare bladder birth defect that another urologist wrongfully wrote off as "nothing." He listened intently to my questions and concerns. Every visit he asks me how I'm doing-- sadly such a rare...more
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Very calming, thourough and professional. Wonderful bedside manner.
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Dr. Chalfin is a good doctor and is thorough but his nurse and receptionist need to go to school for empathy and manners . They are very rude and do not know what the words kind and patience mean . When you are dealing with sick people or people that just found out they have cancer or their loved...more
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I continue to visit Dr. Chalfin on a cash basis since he does not use medi-cal patients why? Because I trust him he is the finest urologist I know. Doctor Chalfin is always busy that says a lot in my eyes. He came to me very highly recommended by my girl friend and her mother back in 2006. I...more
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