Dr. Timothy Pietro, MD

Dr. Timothy Pietro, MD

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Urology  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(25)

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Dr. Timothy Pietro, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Riverside, CA. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

Mission Urology

4500 Brockton Ave Ste 301

Riverside, CA 92501
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Inland Empire Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Prostatitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stones
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostatitis
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Prostate Removal
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vasectomy

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

  • University Of California, Davis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Baylor College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Baylor University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Baylor Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pietro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Riverside Community Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Pietro is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Pietro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pietro to family and friends
3.3
based on 25 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Pietro's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Riverside, CA |
Dr. Pietro is a very competent and caring doctor. His office staff is professional and keeps you informed as to wait time. Occasionally we have had to wait for Dr. Pietro but when you see him he NEVER rushes you. He is a compassionate, respectful listener. I have come to realize that a doctor's...more
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Riverside, CA |
0 stars. Ridiculously long wait time with equally ridiculous excuses as to why. I suppose if you enjoy waiting rooms this is the place for you.
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Riverside, CA |
Dr. Pietro is a caring health partner. He takes his job seriously and wants to help.
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in Riverside, CA |
The staff issues I reported in my previous review no longer exist. Dr. Pietro has recently resolved the issues with staff by leaving his partnership and moving into his own office with his own staff. They are courteous, efficient and attentive to patients' needs.
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Dr is very good. Albert very good. Office staff is terrible, terrible, terrible! The office schedules appointments when the Dr is in surgery and doesn't bother to call you to cancel. This happened twice to us. The office staff can't seem to get our phone numbers right, they are very dysfunctional...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pietro accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic PPO
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Inland Empire Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Pietro has admitting privileges

Riverside Community Hospital
4445 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92501
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Parkview Community Hospital Medical Center
3865 Jackson St
Riverside, CA 92503
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