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Brian Hopkins, MD

Urology

General Information

Primary Specialty Urology
Gender Male
Bio Brian D. Hopkins M.D. is a board certified urologist in private practice in the East Bay since 2000. In addition to being a diplomate of the American Board of Urology, he has a second board certification in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery. He has a very busy surgical practice and has particular expertise and interest in the surgical treatment of genitourinary cancer (including prostate, bladder, and kidney cancers), advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgery, female pelvic prolapse and incontinence, and complex genitourinary reconstructive surgery. He has been performing surgery with the da Vinci robot since 2002, shortly after it received FDA approval, having been one of the first users of this technology. Dr. Hopkins' mission is to offer the best urologic care to his patients, with an emphasis on ensuring that his patients receive academic-level surgical care, with the latest and most innovative surgical techniques available. He strives to always have the highest attention-to-detail possible in all facets of patient care. Conscientious and thorough patient communication is essential to his mission. Dr. Hopkins was born and raised in San Diego, California. He received his undergraduate education at UCLA with a B.S. in Kinesiology-Physiology. He went to the University of Southern California (USC) for medical school, graduating in 1994. After medical school he remained at USC for a 1-year surgical internship, followed by 5 years of urologic training at USC, where he received extensive experience in urologic oncology and urinary tract reconstruction using intestinal segments for patients having their bladders removed for bladder cancer. In addition to his busy clinical schedule, Dr. Hopkins has been active with many leadership positions at the John Muir Medical Centers, including Chief of Urology, Chairman of Surgery, Robotics Steering Committee member/advisor, John Muir Cancer Committee member, and as co-chairman of the Program in Urology since 2010. Dr. Hopkins is a member of the American Urologic Association, the American Urogynecologic Society, the American Association of Clinical Urologists, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, the California Medical Association, and the Alameda-Contra Costa County Medical Association. Dr. Hopkins enjoys spending time with his wife and two teenage sons, playing golf, skiing, and the beach in San Diego.
EducationsUniversity of California, Los AngelesUndergraduate School | Graduated 1990Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern CaliforniaMedical School | Graduated 1994University of Southern CaliforniaInternship Hospital | Completed 1995University of Southern CaliforniaResidency Hospital | Completed 2000
Language SpokenEnglish Spanish 
WheelChair AccessibilityYes
Accepting New PatientsYes
Insurance AcceptedAetna
Anthem BCBS
Anthem Blue Cross
Blueshield of California
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
HCC Life
Health Net
Humana
HumanaOne
Protector 360
L.A. Care Health Plan
Central Health Medicare Plan
Celtic
IHC Group
Golden Rule Insurance
UnitedHealthcare
Medicaid
Rajiv Kumar Dixit, M.D.
Rheumatology
120 La Casa Via
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Kasra Amirdelfan, MD
Pain Medicine
450 N Wiget Ln
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
August Gene Voelkel, M.D.
Cardiovascular Disease
1399 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Joshua Samuel Jacobs, MD
Allergy & Immunology
130 La Casa Via
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Shilpi Anand, M.D.
Allergy
130 La Casa Via
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Sarah Cameron, MD
Anesthesiology
1601 Ygnacio Valley Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Subhransu Kumar Ray, M.D., PH.D.
Ophthalmology
122 La Casa Via
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
John Henry Vanuden, M.D., PH.D.
Diagnostic Radiology
2125 Oak Grove Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Shireen Ghorbani, M.D.
Gastroenterology
1479 Ygnacio Valley Rd # 200
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
2637 Shadelands Dr Ste C Walnut Creek CA, 94598

2637 Shadelands Dr Ste C  Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Phone (925) 378-4517

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