Treatment & Services
- Benign Prostate Surgery
- Laser Vaporization of the Prostate
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPH)
- Bladder Cancer
- Elevated PSA
- General Urology
- Hydrocele | Spermatocele
- Kidney Stones
- Men's Health
- Prostate Cancer
- Testicular Cancer
- Urinary Tract Infection
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL USA
Graduate - University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA USA
Undergraduate - Northwestern University
Evanston, IL USA
BPH, voiding dysfunction, minimally invasive BPH surgery, laser BPH surgery, endourology and urinary stone disease, prostate cancer
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 12/14/2015, Dr. Stovsky has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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167 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.7|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.7|
4 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jan 10, 2017
Dr Stovsky is exceptional in every way!
Reviewed on Nov 9, 2016
I appreciate that Dr. Stovsky reviews my medical record before he enters the exam room. He is able to talk and listen to me without being distracted entering information into the computer.
Reviewed on Oct 27, 2016
The doctor discussed and explained my results very thoroughly. I understood the results and the plan to continue. He took all the time needed to answer my questions and I never felt that he was rushed. I was very comfortable with the whole process.
Reviewed on Aug 24, 2016
Dr. Stovsky continues to provide excellent care. He is knowledgable about my condition and provides the best treatment. He also explains my condition and treatment plan in a way that is understandable. Dr. Stovsky is a great doc who truly cares.
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