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Dileep S. Bhat

Dileep S. Bhat, MD

Urology
4.7 / 5 (Based on 57 Ratings) Learn More

“I like to relate to patients as if they’re part of my family. I want them to have a good understanding of their condition and what can be done to help them.“

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About Me

While growing up in India, Dr. Bhat was inspired to become a physician after seeing the great need for health care and learning how it affected people when they weren’t able to get health issues resolved quickly.

Urologic Expertise

With over 30 years of experience in urology, Dr. Bhat provides expert care for conditions of the male and female urinary tract (kidneys, bladder, ureter, urethra) and the male reproductive organs. He also performs advanced surgical procedures. "I enjoy seeing the immediate results that patients can experience through surgery," he says. "It’s rewarding to be able to help patients and watch them improve."

Compassionate Care

Dr. Bhat also enjoys getting to meet and care for people of all ages. He strives to give his patients a good understanding of their condition and treatment options. "I like to spend a lot of time with patients and explain everything in detail so that they know exactly what’s going on."

In addition to English, Dr. Bhat speaks fluent Hindi and Marathi.

Prevention Is Key

"Prevention is always better than a cure," he adds, "I advise everyone to avoid smoking and eat well. There are a lot of health issues that can be prevented with a healthy lifestyle."

In his free time, Dr. Bhat enjoys traveling, visiting family, playing tennis and reading.

Experience

Education

B.J. Medical College, Pune, India, Medical School

Residency

King Edward Memorial Hospital, Pune, India, General Surgery

Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, General Surgery

Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, Urology

Fellowship

Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, General Surgery

Professional Memberships

American Urological Association; North Central Section of the American Urological Association; South Dakota State Medical Association; Sixth District, South Dakota Medical Association

Certifications

American Board of Urology

Reviews

September 16, 2019
Nothing but good comments relative to my dealings with this clinic
August 22, 2019
the doctor explained the options available
August 13, 2019
A wonderful experience
August 10, 2019
I was not feeling really well, I went over, and they were able to get me in that day.
August 04, 2019
Great place to get cared for.
July 20, 2019
Dr. Bhat is very thorough. I wish I'd have found him sooner for my Problem. thanks
July 10, 2019
The entire staff is exemplary! Wonderful to work with.
July 07, 2019
Im glad to have this good of Medical care close toHOME...
June 11, 2019
Gives professional care.
May 29, 2019
Good
May 20, 2019
the location of the appointment ( clinic or hospital ) should be clearly made
April 17, 2019
Everyone was very nice and professorial
April 05, 2019
Dr. Bhat's nurse has been there also for me offering assistance and encouragement and always cheers me up...a great team!
March 21, 2019
Had a good experience
February 22, 2019
Beautiful, new facility. Warm, friendly staff.
February 20, 2019
I am thankful we have such great facilities and personnel looking after my health. Thank you all.
February 11, 2019
If I am asked questions , I'd like the opportunity to respond to them individually
January 19, 2019
Dr. Bhat is the best specialty dr I have seen! He takes the time to listen and go over everything in detail for me to understand. I haven't seen him in about 3 years or more and he remembered exactly who I was. Hands down he is the best best best! His nurse was also absolutely amazing! Thank you to you both!
January 18, 2019
I am a adult with intelligence and able to research have opinion about my health. I would like that acknowledged
December 29, 2018
Dr. Bhat is without question the best

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