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This provider sees patients at the following locations:


Urology, Geisinger Medical Center
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822
Northeast Urology, Wildflower Drive
6 Wildflower Dr
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702

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  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

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Danella, John Francis, MD, FACS Visit Geisinger.org for information on John Francis Danella, MD, FACS. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Director, Urology Service Line
Overall Rating:
4.7 out of 5
1 234 ratings
33 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Urology, Board Certified, 1994
  • Cancer
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

Education:

  • Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University 1986

Residency:

  • Geisinger Medical Center 1991

Fellowship:

  • U. of California - Los Angeles 1992
    Urologic Oncology

Clinical Interests:

Treatment of patients with urologic malignancies, urologic oncology, robotic surgery, prostate cancer

Professional Memberships:

  • American Board of Urology - Diplomat
  • American College of Surgeons - Fellow
  • American Urological Association
  • Society of University Urologists

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.8 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.7 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.7 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.7 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.7 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.7 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.8 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.6 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.8 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.8 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Jan 20
good
Jan 13
For me it was a good experience because they are going to resolve my problem.
Jan 10
Dr Danella is an excellent Phys.
Jan 6
I am so grateful that I had Dr Danella to care for me
Jan 6
DR. DANELLA WAS EXCELLENT AT EXPLAINING MY SITUATION AND THE FOLLOW UP CARE I MAY NEED
Dec 22, 2016
I have total confidence & trust in Dr. Danella.
Dec 13, 2016
I have great confidence in Dr. Danella but since he is in Wilkes Barre most of the week I know he would prefer to have me seen by a PA. That being the case, I would rather start going to a local urologist here in Williamsport. My local Urologist will usually see me directly, and if he occasionally assigns me to the PA, at least I won't be traveling an 80-mile round trip to see a PA.
Dec 9, 2016
Dr. Danella is very down to earth - like that.
Dec 5, 2016
Dr. Danella is most knowledgeable, trustworthy, and a true asset to the Geisinger System - Treat him well!
Nov 25, 2016
Good experience Very good doctor
Nov 7, 2016
My only complaint is that I was not told that bleeding or blood in the urine might well continue for 3 weeks after the biopsy of the Prostate. My PCP told me this 10 days later. I was merely given a booklet saying I should expect bleeding for 3 days. Well, I have "thin" blood.
Oct 28, 2016
Both my wife and myself were extremely satisfied with the manner of care, worthiness, and truthfulness of the care provider, especially having several bad experiences with several other Urologists and Radiologists.
Oct 28, 2016
Staff and doctor met all of my needs.
Oct 21, 2016
Dr. care provider performed major surgery on me, and quite successfully, this care provider is a great surgeon.
Sep 30, 2016
Dr. Danella is the best from bedside manner to overall patient care.
Sep 30, 2016
Dr. Danella is a compassionate, intelligent, and wonderful surgeon who saved my life. He is also extremely humble.
Sep 23, 2016
There was no conversation about medications but if there was it would have been explained very well.
Sep 19, 2016
Dr Danella is the best,a excellent physician, and also a very nice manand takes the time to explain to me and my wife how the surgery wentand what what was done .
Sep 12, 2016
All good.
Sep 12, 2016
GOOD
Jul 12, 2016
already Rx Dr to other friends
Jul 11, 2016
Good, easy to understand, clear explanations of potential issues.
Jul 1, 2016
Excellent service.
Jul 1, 2016
Good
Jul 1, 2016
I flet dismissed by the doctor, and still feel very strongly that additional tests should have been ordered and performed prior to my visit so that a treatment plan could be started
June 3, 2016
Excellent provider, caring, compassionate and thorough!!
May 13, 2016
Down to earth and felt comfortable with the doctor. Addressed all my concerns.
May 6, 2016
Aces!
Apr 25, 2016
Dr. Danella is extremely proficient - I have great faith in his treatment.
Apr 15, 2016
Trust & confidence with Dr. Danella with his medical knowledge.
Apr 4, 2016
GOOD
March 18, 2016
Very Thankful for Dr Danella
March 8, 2016
I have already referred others to him - FANTASTIC.