Position Available

The Department of Urology, at the Univ of IL at Chicago (UIC), located in a large metropolitan area, is seeking a full-time Assistant Professor of Clinical Urology/Physician Surgeon with the following responsibilities: Under direction and supervision, assist department ​to teach and train medical students and residents in urology. Provide clinical patient care, including the treatment of male infertility, urological traumatic injury, and urologic oncology cases in the hospital and outpatient clinics. Conduct medical science research regarding the mechanisms and treatment of reproductive dysfunction, publish and present research findings, and perform University service as assigned. Requires an MD degree or its foreign equivalent, five years of Urology residency training, and a valid Illinois medical license or eligibility for an Illinois medical license.  Some travel may be periodically required for conferences and/or professional development.

For fullest consideration, please submit CV, cover letter, & 3 references by May 4, 2021 to Human Resources, Dept of Urology, 820 S Wood St, Chicago IL 60612 or via email to a urologyhr@uic.edu.

UIC is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, & individuals w/ disabilities are encouraged to apply. UIC may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer letter. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The University of Illinois System requires candidates selected for hire to disclose any documented finding of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment and to authorize inquiries to current and former employers regarding findings of sexual misconduct or sexual harassment. For more information, visit the University of Illinois HR website: https://www.hr.uillinois.edu/cms/One.aspx?portalId=4292&pageId=1411899

Dr. Gail Prins awarded Distinguished Service Award by SBUR

Read Our Summer 2019 Newsletter


The annual urology conference was especially enjoyable this year as we welcomed colleagues from around the world to Chicago. Members of the department gave 12 presentations, and Resident Dr. Ikenna Madueke who won best poster for his abstract “Prostate Cancer: Basic Research & Pathophysiology II.”  Attendees watched from McCormick Place via live-streaming as Dr. Crivellaro perform surgery at UIC. Dr. Kocjancic led a panel of experts on a post-event session regarding urodynamic evaluation.

Single Port Robot Assisted Device System

The University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Health Center (UI Health)  the first medical center in Chicago and among the first in the world to implement a state-of-the-art robotic surgical system that will treat patients in minimally invasive surgery, particularly in Urology.
The new operating system is the fourth generation of the globally recognized da vinci system used for minimally-invasive surgical treatment. The single-port robotic-assisted device was approved for urological procedures by the Food and Drug Administration in June 2018, and UI Health’s first-to-market status with the system affirms UI Urology’s Minimally Invasive Program and Urology’s standing as one the most highly respected programs in the U.S., said UI Urology chair  Craig Niederberger, M.D.

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 3V3 Basketball Tournament 2018

More than 20 teams participated in the annual 3V3 Basketball Tournament.

Congratulations to “The Heat” for winning the tournament. “Don’t Quit Your Day Job” came in a close second.

Thank you everyone who came out to play and spread awareness for men’s health.

Innovative Urology Conference – Sep 2017

Innovative Urology” was a successful 2-day continuing education conference held in beautiful Napa, California.

Attendees heard from national urologists, scientists, designers, and engineers in a comprehensive program that encompassed scientific, clinical and product innovation in urology.