Dr. Lev Elterman, MD

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Specializes in Urology • Male • Age 45

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Dr. Elterman's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Elterman's Care Philosophy


  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Prostate Brachytherapy
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Radioactive Seed Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Removal (incl. TURP)
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prosthesis
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Uretheropyeloscopy
  • Urethral Catheterization
  • Urethral Reconstruction
  • Urethral Sling
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Tract Endoscopy
  • Urinary Tract Procedure
  • Urologic Reconstruction
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedures
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vasectomy
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Female Incontinence
  • Female Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Kidney Stones
  • Leakage of Urine
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Urinary Reflux
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Urologic Incontinance
  • Urological Trauma
  • Vaginal Prolapse

Background Check for Dr. Elterman

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Charles B. Huggins, M.D. Resident Essay Contest of the Chicago Urological Society ,1st place clinical research, January 19
  • Society of University Urology Residents Basic Sciences Research Award -2nd place,, April 27,
  • The Nathan M. Feer Prize - THe outstanding senior medical student as voted by the faculty, June 1995
  • AOA member -elected Junior year of medical school, 1994
  • The Pfizer Scholars in Urology Award, June 1999
  • McGraw-Hill Prize, (The Prize is awarded to the top two M1 students), 1993
  • The Irving J. Shapiro Award of the Chicago Urological Society, 1st place, April 1998
  • The Irving J. Shapiro Award of the Chicago Urological Society , 3d place, April 1997
  • David Sobel and Lev Elterman. Hematuria in Surgical Oncology: An Algorithmic Approach. Second Edition T.J. Saclarides, K.W. Millikan, and C.V. Godellas editors. Springer-Verlag, New York
  • Laurence A. Levine, Lev Elterman. Rigiscan in Male sexual function: a guide to clinical management. Edited by John J. Mulcahy. Totowa, N.J.: Humana Press, 2001
  • Patrick Guinan, Marvin Rubenstein, Michael Shaw, Charles F. McKiel and Lev Elterman. African Americans Receive Therapy for Cure of Prostate Cancer at Rates Similar to Whites. Abstract 1382. Journal of Urology 161: 357, 1999
  • Laurence A. Levine and Lev Elterman: Urethroplasty following total phallic reconstruction. Journal of Urology 160: 378-382, 1998
  • Kalian C. Latchamsetty, Lev Elterman, Christopher L. Coogan. Schwannoma of a seminal vesicle. Urology. 60(3):515, 2002
  • Michael Shaw, Lev Elterman, Marvin Rubenstein, Charles F. McKiel, Jr., Patrick Guinan. Changes in radical prostatectomy and radiation therapy rates for African Americans and whites. Journal of the National Medical Association. 92(6):281-4, June 2000
  • Lev Elterman and Shahid Ekbal. An open prospective study of the safety and efficacy of transurethral ablation in patients with trilobar benign prostatic hyperplasia. Abstract 1168. Journal of Urology 161: 304, 1999
  • Laurence A. Levine, Lev Elterman, and Daniel B. Rukstalis: Treatment of subclinical intraurethral human pailloma virus infection with Interferon Alpha-2b. Urology 47: 553-557, 1996
  • Ernst W. Lisek, Lev Elterman, Charles F. McKiel, Jr., and Jerome Hoeksema. Prostrate Cancer in Surgical Oncology: An Algorithmic Approach for the General Surgeon. T.J. Saclarides, K.W. Millikan, and C.V. Godellas editors. Springer-Verlag, New York. 460-476, 2003
  • Lev Elterman, Kelly Bewsey, Gabriella Cs-Szabo, Ada Cole, Laurence A. Levine. Connective tissue components of Peyronie's disease plaque. Abstract 748. Journal of Urology 163: 169, 2000
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Education & Training

Medical School

Rush Medical College Of Rush University
Graduated in 1995

Internship Hospital

St Lukes Med Center
Complete in 1996

Residency Hospital

St Lukes Med Center
Complete in 2000

Languages Spoken by Dr. Elterman & Staff

  • English
  • Lithuanian
  • Russian

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