Below is a list of the top and leading Urologists in Chicago. To help you find the best Urologists located near you in Chicago, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Chicago’s Best Urologists:
The top rated Urologists in Chicago are:
- Dr. Laurence A. Levine – Laurence A. Levine, MD
- Dr. Joshua J. Meeks – Northwestern Medicine
- Dr. Steven G. Koopman – UroPartners
- Dr. Glenn Gerber – UChicago Medicine
- Dr. Arif Agha – Vasectomy Specialist Clinics of Chicago
Laurence A. Levine, MD
Dr. Laurence A. Levine is a professor of urology in the Department of Urology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He is a nationally and internationally recognized authority in the treatment of erectile dysfunction and Peyronie’s disease.
In addition to general urology, his primary focus for more than 25 years has been in the fields of andrology and reconstructive urology, including disorders of male sexual function, male infertility, congenital deformities, and deformities of the penis caused by Peyronie’s disease. Other areas of clinical expertise include urethral reconstruction for stricture disease, chronic scrotal content pain, and male hypogonadism (low testosterone).
Dr. Levine was trained at the Harvard program of urology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and was previously a faculty member and clinician at the University of Chicago before joining the Department of Urology at Rush Medical Center. He has been an active teacher both nationally and internationally since 1988. His academic contributions include 160 published articles and 45 book chapters, as well as two books specifically on Peyronie’s disease.
Erectile Dysfunction, Low Testosterone, Peyronie’s Disease, Male Infertility, Chronic Scrotal (Testicular) Pain
“Listens very well and very knowledgeable.” -H.W.
Dr. Joshua J. Meeks is an Assistant Professor of Urology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, as well as Section Chief of Robotic Surgery at the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center. He received his MD and PhD degrees from Northwestern University in 2005, completed his urology residency at Northwestern University in 2011, and a urologic oncology fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer in 2012. His clinical efforts focus on minimally invasive and open urologic oncology with a particular interest in bladder and prostate cancer. His research interests focus on both the epigenetics and genetic mutations associated with cancer biology. Specifically, he is studying how chromatin remodeling genes play a role in bladder cancer. In addition, he is studying the “driver mutations found in bladder cancer. In the future, he hopes to develop novel systemic and intravesical therapies to improve survival of patients with bladder cancer.
Urology, bladder lesion, mass concerning for urothelial carcinoma
“Dr. Joshua J Meeks is one of the best doctors that I had during my cancer, he is kind and you can see it in his eyes. He actually cares very much about each patient that he is working with. Dr. Meeks has changed my world, he has great bedside manner, very thoughtful and observent of the situation, answers all of your questions and is very honest. He is not only easy to talk to but when he becomes your Doctor he also becomes your friend for life.” -Michele Engelskirch
Dr. Steven G. Koopman is a fellowship trained endourologist with privileges at Swedish Covenant Hospital, Northshore University HealthSystem in Skokie, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Resurrection St. Joseph Hospital. He graduated from the Princeton University and completed medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed an internship and urology residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He recently completed a two year fellowship in endourology and minimally invasive surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.
Dr. Koopman practices general urology and specializes in a variety of areas which include: complex surgical and medical management of stone disease, laparoscopic and robotic management of both benign and malignant urologic disease processes including robotic prostatectomy and cystectomy, laparoscopic nephrectomy, partial nephrectomy and retroperitoneal lymph node dissection. Dr. Koopman has contributed to several book chapters on the management of stone disease and the use of molecular targeted imaging strategies in the staging of kidney cancer.
Bladder Cancer, Bladder Control Problems, Bladder Prolapse, Bone Health, Cystoscopy, Diagnosis of BPH, Enlarged Prostate BPH, Epididymititis/Orchitis, Erectile Dysfunction, Hematuria (Blood in the urine), Interstitial Cystitis, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Stones, Localized Prostate Cancer Treatment Options, Male Infertility, Management of Ureteral Stones, Medical & Minimally Invasive Treatment of BPH, Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercises, Penile Prosthesis for Erectile Dysfunction, Peyronie’s Disease, Premature Ejaculation, Prostate Cancer, Prostatectomy, Prostatitis, PSA & Prostate Center Screening, Robotic Surgery, Spermatoceles, Surgical Management of Stones, Surgical Treatment of BPH, Testicular Cancer, Ureter/Renal Pelvis Cancer, Ureteral Pelvic Junction Obstruction (UPJO), Urinary Incontinence, Urinary Tract Infection, Urodynamics, Varicoceles, Vasectomy, Vasectomy Reversal
“Great office! Staff here is very nice, and try to help to the best of their ability. The nurses here are also very sociable and like to converse with you while taking your vitals. Dr. Koopman is great! He’s very respectful and likes to strike up conversations before proceeding, he like to get to know his patients, and will try everything he can to help you.” -Omar Affaneh
Dr. Glenn Gerber, MD, has expertise in diseases of the urinary system and is an expert in the management of patients with kidney stones. He is a skilled surgeon who treats conditions ranging from blockages of the urinary tract to benign prostate disease.
Dr. Gerber’s research focuses on improving treatments for men suffering from an enlarged prostate, a condition known as BPH (benign prostatic hyperplasia). Dr. Gerber is recognized as an outstanding educator of both residents and medical students.
Urology, Surgery, Ureter Obstruction, Kidney Stones, Endourology, Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
“Great doctor and very knowledgeable.” -Y.U.
Vasectomy Specialist Clinics of Chicago
Dr. Arif Agha is a Board Certified Urologist practicing in Chicago land. He graduated from King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan in 1984 and completed his urology training at the University of Oklahoma.
He is a member in good standing of the American Urology Association. In addition he is a member of the Society for the Study of Male Reproduction’s (SSMR).
He is also an elected Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (London, UK) and the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh (UK).
He is a recipient of many national scholars’ awards, has performed original research and contributed several original and review publications in the peer review journals.
For the last several years he has been focused on the field of infertility in general and vasectomy reversals in particular.
Vasectomy, Semen Analysis
“Very knowledgeable and friendly.” -P.A.
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