Treatment & Services
- Artificial Urinary Sphincter Implantation
- Benign Prostate Surgery
- Bladder Tumor Biopsy And Resection
- Genitourinary Exams
- Penile Prosthesis Implantation
- Penile Reconstructive Surgery For Peyronie's Disease
- Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate
- Prostate Biopsy
- Radical Orchiectomy
- TURP (Transurethral Resection of The Prostate)
- Urodynamic Studies
- Urodynamic Testing
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPH)
- Bladder Irritating Foods
- Elevated PSA
- Enlarged Prostate/Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
- Erectile Dysfunction
- Facts About Bladder Cancer
- Female Incontinence
- Genital Warts
- Hydrocele | Spermatocele
- Hydrocele Hernia
- Interstitial Cystitis | Pelvic Pain
- Kidney Cysts, Simple
- Kidney Infections
- Kidney Stones
- Neurogenic Bladder
- Penile Curvature
- Penile Disorders
- Penile, Urethral, Testes, and Scrotum Infections
- Peyronie's Disease
- Premature Ejaculation
- Prostate Cancer
- Prostate Disease
- Sexual Dysfunction
- Sexual Hormone disorders
- Testicular Cancer
- Testicular Torsion
- Urethral Cancer
- Urinary Incontinence
- Urinary Tract Infection
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Fellowship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Internship - University Hospitals of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA
Medical School - Hahnemann University Medical College
Philadelphia, PA USA
Undergraduate - Municipal Hospital
- ESWL (electrohydraulic lithotripsy, kidney stones)
- Laser bladder tumors, prostate, kidney stones, condyloma
general urology, impotence, kidney and bladder tumors, minimal invasive treatment of prostate, Prostate Cancer, General Urology, Impotence
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 12/13/2016, Dr. Porter has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. 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.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
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308 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||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.8|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
13 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2017
Reasonable time spent. All questions answered.
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2017
good is good
Reviewed on Mar 15, 2017
Dr Porter rules and is the best I've seen
Reviewed on Mar 14, 2017
Doctor Portor always explained the procedures that he was recommending.
Reviewed on Jan 10, 2017
Reviewed on Dec 13, 2016
Reviewed on Nov 25, 2016
I normally have 6 month check-ups to monitor things & we are managing my medical issues. Sometimes I do have flare-ups & when I call the office I always get some type of action/information from Dr.
Reviewed on Oct 26, 2016
every facet of my visit was excellent
Reviewed on Oct 6, 2016
Dr. Porter is good !
Reviewed on Sep 16, 2016
Dr Porter is an excellent physician!
Reviewed on Aug 26, 2016
Encouraged me to call if I have any questions, but I have yet to call.
Reviewed on Aug 10, 2016
Dr. Porter is the best.
Reviewed on Jul 21, 2016
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