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Dr. Michael Abern, MD

Urologic Oncology*
3.4 (5)
Map Pin Small Durham, NC
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Abern, MD

Dr. Michael Abern, MD is an Urologic Oncology Specialist in Durham, NC. They specialize in Urologic Oncology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Urology. They graduated from Rush Medical College and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Abern an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Abern works at Practice in Durham, NC with other offices in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Kidney Cancer, Retroperitoneum Cancer and Urinary Tract Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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. Abern's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Cancer Center Duhs
    20 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC 27710 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 613-1909
  2. 2
    Office
    1818 W Taylor St # 1E, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 996-2779
  3. 3
    University of Illinois Chicago Physician Group (Uicpg)
    1801 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 996-2779
  4. 4
    Private Diagnostic Clinic PLLC
    40 Duke Medicine Cir, Durham, NC 27710 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (919) 684-8111

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  • Duke University Hospital

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Kidney Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Acute Cystitis
Anemia
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Bladder Cancer
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Cancer
Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Chronic Prostatitis
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Hydronephrosis
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Kidney Stones
Male Sexual Arousal Disorders
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Polyuria
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Prostatitis
Sexual Arousal Disorder
Sexual Disorders
Thyroid Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Augmentation Cystoplasty
Bladder Surgery
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Prostate Biopsy
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Prostate Removal
Prostatectomy with Robotic Assist
Renal Transplant
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Uroflowmetry
Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Balanoposthitis
Bladder Carcinoma
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Stones
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Bowenoid Papulosis
Brain Cancer
Breast Cancer
Cancer
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Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cervical Cancer
Chronic Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
End-Stage Renal Disease
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Epididymitis
Gynecologic Cancer
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydrocele
Hypogonadism
Hypothalamus Cancer
Interstitial Cystitis
Irradiation Cystitis
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Mycosis Fungoides
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Orchitis
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Ovarian Cancer
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pelvic Abscess
Penile Cancer
Penile Carcinoma
Peritoneal Cancer
Pheochromocytoma
Phimosis
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Pineal Region Tumors
Pleural Cancer
Prostate Cyst
Pyonephrosis
Reticulosarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Testicular Cancer
Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Hypofunction
Tuberous Sclerosis
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urethra Cancer
Urethral Stones
Urethral Stricture
Urge Incontinence
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Retention
Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
Uterine Cancer
Vaginal Cancer
Varicose Veins Genital
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Bacteriuria Screening
Bladder Exstrophy Repair
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Scan
Cancer Screening
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Circumcision
Colposcopy
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cystectomy
Cystectomy with Robotic Assist
Cystotomy
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dipstick Urinalysis
Gonorrhea Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Open Hysterectomy
Oral Cancer Screening
Orchiectomy
Partial Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection
Prostate Cancer Screening
Radical Cystectomy
Resection of Bladder Neck
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
STD Screening
Syphilis Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
Ureteroneocystostomy
Urinary Bladder Reconstruction Robotic Assist
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
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    Specialties*
    • Urologic Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1033377403
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Duke University School of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Rush Medical College
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rush Medical College
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Urology
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    Dr. Michael Abern, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Abern is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Abern has seen patients for Kidney Cancer, Retroperitoneum Cancer and Urinary Tract Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Abern on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Abern. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Abern.

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