Dr. Paul Turek

Urology
Beverly Hills, CA
33 years experience male

Locations

The Turek Clinic

Beverly Hills, CA

Address

9033 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 408, Beverly Hills, CA, United States
Directions

About

Bio

Dr. Turek is Director of The Turek Clinic (www.TheTurekClinic.com), a men’s health clinic in San Francisco. He is a former Professor of Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology at the UCSF and held the Academy of Medical Educators Endowed Chair in Urology Education. He is recognized as an international authority on men’s health issues. Dr. Turek attended Yale College, followed by Stanford University Medical School. Following a urology residency at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Turek was fellowship trained at Baylor College of Medicine. His 175 publications include basic research that focuses on germ and stem cell genetics, and epidemiologic studies of men’s sexual and reproductive health problems. He is on the Advisory Board of the national Men’s Health Care Network and the NIH Reproductive Medicine Network and he is the Editor of the Reproductive Volume of Netter’s Images, 2nd Edition, due out in 2011. He also maintains an active blog at www.TurekonMensHealth.com He is Past-President of the American Society of Andrology and the Northern California Urology Society, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the Société Internationale d'Urologie and the Royal Society of Medicine (London). In San Francisco, he recently founded a volunteer medical clinic powered by retired physicians for the working uninsured (www.ClinicByTheBay.org) . His hobbies include vintage cars and longboard surfing.

Specialties
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Urology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

274 Answers
11 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
34 years experience Urology
Evolution, ethnicity: Testis size is related to ethnicity and overall reproductive health. Genetics, varicoceles, and undescended testicles can also affect size. You can ma ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
34 years experience Urology
Unlikely: Sounds like a hangover! STDs are transmitted when condoms are NOT used. Risk factors for prostatitis are unclear.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
34 years experience Urology
Possibly: If there is ejaculate present (cum, precut, whatever) and a vagina near it, then there is the possibility of pregnancy. This scenario sounds slightly ... Read More
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Dec 22, 2013
Dr. Turek is a leader in men's health.
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May 17, 2014
Dr. Turek is a knowledgeable and compassionate doctor, I'm very thankful to him for his help.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Turek is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! I have been to several urgent care doctors and they evaluate really fast. So fast that I forget to ask them that same question, thank you.
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Thanks for insight. Not sudsy all the time and I've been std free since I started having sex. But my health is the most important, especially while I LOVE to have sex. Thanks again.
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Thanks for your quick reply! the urologist ruled out bell clapper.the right testicle was lying horizntal on blanket support.i twisted say 90 degrees.this caused trouble.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University School of Medicine, CA
Graduated 1987MD

Affiliations

Ucsf medical center
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