About Us

Our Health Mission

Dr. Brad Wolfson is an experienced medical professional with 26 years experience serving the Coachella Valley. He puts your urologic healing needs first. We are proud to provide a high quality level of customer service, medical experience, and commitment to health and wellness to all our patients. Our goal is to make you feel better as quickly as possible.  

Experience and Professionalism

 With many years of experience, Dr. Wolfson will assess you and use a conservative and thoughtful plan of care for you.  He understands the importance of educating you on the most effective ways to take care of your body, so that you can heal quickly ard return to your normal lifestyle.  

Physician Who Cares

Not only will Dr. Wolfson treat your existing conditions, he will also work to prevent pain and illness from reoccurring. We strive to help you improve your quality of life, achieve your wellness goals with care and dietary changes as needed.  Our goal is to restore your urologic health so you may live your best life possible.  

 

PRACTICE INFORMATION

EDUCATION & TRAINING

BRAD A. WOLFSON, M.D.,  IS A BOARD CERTIFIED UROLOGY SPECIALIST. HE  GRADUATED WITH HONORS FROM UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA MEDICAL SCHOOL  IN 1986 AND COMPLETED HIS RESIDENCY TRAINING IN UROLOGY AT UCLA MEDICAL SCHOOL, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.   HE WENT INTO PRIVATE PRACTICE IN PALM SPRINGS IN 1992.   

OFFICE HOURS

WE ARE OPEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY FROM 8:30AM TO 5:00PM.  WE ARE CLOSED FROM 12:00PM TO 1:30PM FOR LUNCH OR MEETINGS.

FIELDS OF EXPERTISE

DR. WOLFSON SPECIALIZES IN PROSTATE, BLADDER AND RENAL CANCERS. HE ALSO TREATS BPH(ENLARGED PROSTATE),  TREATMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF KIDNEY STONES, INCONTINENCE,  BLADDER AND (ED) ERECTILE DYSFUNCTIONS.   HE TREATS MALES FOR ISSUES RELATED TO  PAIN OR DISCOMFORT IN THE TESTICLES, FAMILY PLANNING AND STERILIZATION.  


HE IS CONSISTENTLY RANKED BY HIS PEERS AS ONE OF THE TOP DOCTORS IN OUR COMMUNITY AS PUBLISHED  BY PALM SPRINGS LIFE MAGAZINE.  


 HE IS ON STAFF AT DESERT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER AND EL MIRADOR SURGERY CENTER IN PALM SPRINGS.  


https://www.palmspringslife.com/top-doctors-2017/

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

WE ARE LOCATED IN THE LAS PALMAS MEDICAL PLAZA ACROSS FROM THE PHARMACY ON THE FIRST FLOOR IN BUILDING   2 WEST- SUITE 101.  WE ARE IN FRONT OF DESERT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER BETWEEN INDIAN CANYON & MIRALESTE DRIVE.  SEE GOOGLE MAP LINK FOR DRIVING DIRECTIONS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT INSURANCE PLANS DO YOU ACCEPT?  

DR. WOLFSON ACCEPTS MOST INSURANCE PLANS AND IS CONTRACTED WITH OASIS MEDICAL GROUP AND KAISER - COACHELLA VALLEY.  PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR PLAN PRIOR TO SCHEDULING APPOINTMENT FOR IN NETWORK CONTRACTING AND YOUR PLAN DEDUCTIBLES AND/OR CO-INSURANCE RESPONSIBILITY.  


DOES DR. WOLFSON ACCEPT HMO/EPO PLANS? 

ALL HMO,  KAISER AND EXCLUSIVE CARE (RIVERSIDE) PATIENTS WILL REQUIRE AN  AUTHORIZATION REFERRAL FROM THEIR PRIMARY CARE DOCTOR PRIOR TO MAKING APPOINTMENTS.  CALL BUSINESS OFFICE  EXTENSION 17 FOR ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS.  


WHAT INSURANCE PLANS ARE YOU CONTRACTED WITH?

WE ARE CURRENTLY CONTRACTED WITH MEDICARE, UNITED HEALTHCARE, BLUE CROSS, BLUE SHIELD, AETNA, HEALTHNET, CIGNA,   AND ALL MULTIPLAN AFFILIATES.  


DOES DR. WOLFSON ACCEPT MEDI-CAL/MEDIC-AID, TRIWEST OR CCS STATE PLANS?

WE  ARE NOT  CURRENTLY CONTRACTED WITH IEHP DIRECT,  MOLINA OR STRAIGHT MEDI-CAL  AND MEDI/MEDI OR TRIWEST AT THIS TIME.  HOWEVER WE ACCEPT TRICARE FOR LIFE AS SECONDARY TO YOUR MEDICARE PLAN.


DOES DR. WOLFSON ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS FOR DEDUCTIBLES AND OR COPAYMENTS DUE?  

WE ACCEPT VISA, MASTERCARD, AMERICAN EXPRESS AND DISCOVER CARDS.


CAN I MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO PAY AT A LATER DATE?

WE EXPECT PAYMENT AT TIME OF SERVICES.   IF YOU HAVE A DEDUCTIBLE AND OR COPAY NORMALLY DUE YOU WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR  THAT AMOUNT AT TIME OF SERVICE.  ANY QUESTIONS CALL BUSINESS OFFICE AT EXTENSION 17.


DO I NEED TO BRING MY PREVIOUS MEDICAL RECORDS?

IF YOU ARE COMING FOR CONSULTATION AS A REFERRAL FROM ANOTHER MEDICAL PROVIDER OR PCP OR SEEKING A SECOND OPINION,  PLEASE BRING A COPY  OF YOUR RECORDS OR ARRANGE TO SEND (VIA SECURED FAX)  A COPY OF YOUR MEDICAL RECORDS, LABS OR PERTINENT XRAYS IN ADVANCE OF YOUR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT.  


WHAT DOES A UROLOGIST TREAT?

A Urologist is trained to diagnose and treat all types of issues and problems with the ureter, kidney, bladder, urinary tract and prostate issues in men. They are also trained to monitor and treat ongoing disorders such as cancers of the kidney, bladder and prostate. A Urologist can perform surgery to correct any problems with the areas mentioned above including surgery on the adrenal glands. The adrenals sit on top of the kidneys.


There are many other disorders and illnesses that an experienced urologist can monitor and treat and these include:

  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Kidney stones
  • Recurring urinary tract infections
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Infertility in men and women
  • Cancer in the kidneys, bladder, urinary tract, and testicles