Dr. Joseph W Basler MD Urologist

Dr. Joseph Basler is an urologist in San Antonio, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including South Texas Veterans Health Care System and University Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Basler accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at South Texas Veterans Health Care System and one of 11 at University Health System who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology, Stone Disease, Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

South Texas Veterans Health Care System

University Health System
High performing in Urology

Education & Medical Training

University of Missouri-Columbia
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1986

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Urology, 1986–1990

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified 22 years in Urology

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Alvimopan for prevention of postoperative paralytic ileus in radical cystectomy patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis.
Hilton, W. M., Lotan, Y., Parekh, D. J., Basler, J. W., Svatek, R. S.

High-grade prostate cancer: favorable results in the modern era regardless of initial treatment.
Ramahi, E. H., Swanson, G. P., Jackson, M. W., Du, F., Basler, J. W.

Socioeconomic disparities in prostate cancer mortality.
Basler, J.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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