Dr. Thomas Vates, MD

Dr. Thomas Vates, MD

Pediatric Urology •  Male • Age 57

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Thomas Vates, MD is a Pediatric Urology Specialist in East Brunswick, NJ and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Georgetown U, School of Medicine medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Jersey Shore University Medical Center and Riverview Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Vates to book an appointment.


Locations

Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Pediatric Urology

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(732) 201-3848
Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Pediatric Urology620 Cranbury Rd Ste 111 East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Pediatric Urology27 S Cooks Bridge Rd Ste 2-20 Jackson, NJ 08527
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Hackensack Meridian Medical Group - Pediatric Urology1944 State Route 33 Ste 203 Neptune, NJ 07753
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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

Dr. Vates' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vates

3.5

Based on 20 ratings

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1 Star
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Philadelphia, PA – Oct 26, 2017
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This doctor was recommended by our pediatrician. New pt, got there early, filled out paperwork. We were seen quickly and Dr Vates was professional, courteous and explained exactly what needed to get done. Minor surgery needed so hopefully things will follow suit.
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South Amboy, NJ – Sep 20, 2017
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New patient. Appointment at 10 got here 9:40 to fill out papers, its 10:50 still sittjng in the waiting room.... ????
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vates' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Balanoposthitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates treats Balanoposthitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Vates treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Undescended Testicles
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates treats Undescended Testicles more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Vates treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Excision of Testicular Lesion
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vates performs Excision of Testicular Lesion more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Vates performs this procedure more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Vates' conditions and procedures:

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureterovesical Junction
  • Cystotomy
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux

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(732) 201-3848

Dr. Vates accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology
  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Childrens Hospital of Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
1991
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Med Sch
Residency Hospital
1990
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
1989
Georgetown U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Jersey Shore University Medical Center

Neptune, NJ

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Riverview Medical Center

Red Bank, NJ

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Liberty Health - Jersey City Medical Center

Jersey City, NJ

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

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