Dr. Zvi Schiffman, MD

Dr. Zvi Schiffman, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
(19)
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Dr. Zvi Schiffman, MD is an urology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem in 1973 and specializes in urology.

7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 1032

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
high
more than 89% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Schiffman'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

45  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Hadassah Medical School, The Hebrew University Of Jerusalem
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schiffman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schiffman's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schiffman to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schiffman'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

If there was a"0" star rating I would have chosen that. AVOID this doctor at all costs. No care at all is better than what you will receive from him. That's what his "care" amounts to. Left my elderly mother with a very serious infection for over a month, refused to give an antibiotic, repeated...more
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Dr. Schiffman is the best. The best professional that I know. He knows what he is doing. Trustworthy.
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He does not review your medical chart or medical history. He did not listen to what I had to say. He asked questions, that if he had listened to me, he would not have had to ask those questions.
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