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Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

Urology* Age 48
Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

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Dr. Alan Shindel, MD

Urology* Age 48
San Francisco, CA
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth



Dr. Alan Shindel, MD works in San Francisco, CA as an Urologist and has 22 years experience.

They are board certified in Urology and graduated from WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY / COLLEGE OF DENTAL MEDICINE in 2002. Dr. Shindel has has worked on more claims relating to Sexual Disorders, Sexual Arousal Disorder and Erectile Dysfunction than other providers in the area. They are affiliated with Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Shindel practices at Practice in San Francisco, CA and has additional offices in Berkeley, CA and Sacramento, CA.

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  1. 1 UCSF Complex Abdominal Surgery Program
    400 Parnassus Ave Fl 6, San Francisco, CA 94143
  2. 2 Berkeley Outpatient Center-Urgent Care
    3100 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA 94702
  3. 3 University of California San Francisco
    505 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143
  4. 4 Office
    4860 Y St Ste 3500, Sacramento, CA 95817

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Dr. Shindel accepts ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc., Aetna and Anthem Blue Cross as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Shindel accepts here.

Dr. Shindel frequently sees patients for Sexual Disorders, Sexual Arousal Disorder and Erectile Dysfunction.

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Dr. Shindel is board certified in Urology.

Dr. Shindel has been practicing as an Urologist for 22 years.

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center

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  1. Hepatitis C Screening: Questions for the Doctor

    Everyone ages 18 to 79 needs to get tested for hepatitis C. (USPSTF)

  2. Protect Yourself from Seasonal Flu

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  3. Talk with Your Doctor About Depression

    Talk with your doctor about how you are feeling if you have been sad, down, or hopeless. (USPSTF)

  4. Get Your Well-Woman Visit Every Year

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  5. Watch for Warning Signs of Relationship Violence

    If you think your partner might be abusive, talk with your doctor about getting help. (USPSTF)

  6. Get Screened for Cervical Cancer

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  7. Get Tested for HIV

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