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Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

Urology*
Map Pin Small San Francisco, CA
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

Dr. Alan Shindel, MD is an Urology Specialist in San Francisco, CA. They specialize in Urology, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in Urology. They graduated from WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY / COLLEGE OF DENTAL MEDICINE and is affiliated with Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center.

Dr. Shindel works at Practice in San Francisco, CA with other offices in Sacramento, CA and Berkeley, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Sexual Arousal Disorder, Sexual Disorders and Erectile Dysfunction along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Shindel's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ucsf Complex Abdominal Surgery Program
    400 Parnassus Ave Fl 6, San Francisco, CA 94143 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 353-2200
  2. 2
    University of California San Francisco
    505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 353-8313
  3. 3
    Office
    4860 Y St Ste 3500, Sacramento, CA 95817 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (415) 476-1000
  4. 4
    Berkeley Outpatient Center
    3100 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 985-5020

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  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

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Sexual Arousal Disorder
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Sexual Arousal Disorder
Sexual Disorders
Erectile Dysfunction
Male Sexual Arousal Disorders
Acute Cystitis
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Cancer
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydronephrosis
Hypogonadism
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Stones
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Peyronie's Disease
Phimosis
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Polyuria
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Prostate Cancer
Psychosexual Dysfunction
Sexual Orgasm Disorders
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Hypofunction
Urge Incontinence
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Retention
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Augmentation Cystoplasty
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Uroflowmetry
Atrophic Vaginitis
Balanitis
Bedwetting
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Stones
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Chordee
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Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Infection
Chronic Prostatitis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Epididymitis
Epididymo - Orchitis
Genital Warts
Hydrocele
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypospadias
Irradiation Cystitis
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Male Infertility
Neurogenic Bladder
Orchitis
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Overactive Bladder
Paraphimosis
Premature Ejaculation
Priapism
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Prostate Cyst
Prostatic Abscess
Prostatitis
Sexual Pain Disorders
Sperm Abnormalities
Spermatocele
Testicular Atrophy
Testicular Torsion
Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urethral Stones
Urethral Stricture
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Varicose Veins Genital
Yeast Infections
Bacteriuria Screening
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Scan
Bladder Surgery
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Circumcision
Complex Penile Surgery
Cystometry
Dipstick Urinalysis
Estrogen Replacement Therapy
Gonorrhea Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
Peyronie's Disease Injection Therapy
Prostate Cancer Screening
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
STD Screening
Syphilis Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Vasectomy
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

    Specialties*
    • Urology

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1740375039
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY / COLLEGE OF DENTAL MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Urology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Alan Shindel, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Shindel is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Shindel has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Shindel has seen patients for Sexual Arousal Disorder, Sexual Disorders and Erectile Dysfunction, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Shindel on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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