Dr. Timothy Wilson, MD

Dr. Timothy Wilson, MD

Urologic Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Timothy Wilson, MD is an urologic oncology specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in urologic oncology and surgical oncology.

Saint John's Health Center

2121 Santa Monica Blvd

Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affiliated Health Funds
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benefit Panel Services
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Prostate Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Wilson'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

  • Urologic Oncology
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

40  Conditions Treated


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15  Procedures

  • Bladder Cancer Surgery
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Ultrasound, Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Bladder Reconstruction With Robotic Assistance
  • Uroflowmetry

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.


  • The Oregon Health Sciences University, School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Southern California
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • L.a. County/usc Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • L.a. County/usc Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson to family and friends
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Wilson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Wilson, while still learning how to perform robotic surgery removed my prostate all right, but left me totally impotent. He made one post-op appointment with me but all subsequent follow up visits were conducted by a nurse, I never saw him again because he was too busy learning procedures and...more
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Dr. Timothy Wilson is the finest surgeon I have ever met. He's considered an expert by his peers, a gifted surgeon by his colleagues and a humble doctor by his patients. Dr. Wilson performed a robotic prostectomy on me earlier this year. I recommend enlisting his services without hesitation.
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Dr. Wilson is a very nice person but he should have talked more about the problems that could occur which were glossed over. I would not recommend him as a surgeon. I ended up with much incontinence, no sexual function and a recurrence so I would rate his surgical skills a minus. I question the...more
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Dr Wilson is a skilled surgeon. But beyond that he went out of his way to work me in to his busy office and surgery schedule. As an Orthopaedic surgeon myself I talked to 4 knowledgeable professionals who had gone to him for treatment of their prostate Ca, and was convinced I should talk to him....more
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Dr Wilson performed my prostate cancer Robatic surgery. Did a flowless job, and was overall best doctor ever! Very recommended.
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