Dr. Joel Lilly, MD

Dr. Joel Lilly, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Joel Lilly, MD is an urology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in urology.

515 Minor Ave Ste 200

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

(206) 215-2580

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Top Care Areas

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Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 92% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Urinary Stones
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lilly "I make every effort to treat each patient with respect; to give each patient the type of care I would want for my own family. I balance the latest advancements in technology with personality. When my patients need surgery, I enjoy giving them the best possible outcomes, mixed with a "bedside manner" they will want to tell their friends about. Read more: http://www.swedish.org/Physicians/Joel-Lilly#ixzz1sbLztXi5"

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

29  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Academy of Family Physicians- Recognition for teaching, multiple y
  • Top Doctors- Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, 2006, 2008
  • Washington's Best Doctors- WA, Washington's State Magazine, 2008
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lilly's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lilly to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Lilly's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I recently had a scare with an elevated PSA. My GP wanted to refer me to a urologist for further investigation. I said I wanted the best. I was referred to Dr. Lilly: it turned out I needed a prostate biopsy. The procedure went extremely well. I was really surprised at how at ease I was during the...more
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Dr. Lilly treated me for a serious urological problem. Dr, Lilly performed a relatively difficult robotically assisted surgical procedure on me and achieved an extraordinarily good result. Dr. Lilly offered me alternative treatments for my condition and encouraged a second opinion. Not only is Dr....more
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This past year I received a diagnosis of prostate cancer and started looking for a Seattle surgeon to perform a Robotic Prostatectomy. After a lot of research on different urologists, my primary doctor revealed to me that he had undergone the procedure himself and highly recommended HIS surgeon - ...more
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Due to an abnormal PSA I made an appointment with Dr. Joel Lilly and he diagnosed me with malignant prostate cancer. Dr Lilly discussed the treatment options and we decided to proceed with a robotic prostatectomy with nerve sparing. I had minimal post-op pain and no incontinence. At my 6 week...more
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If you want a great urologist, I suggest Dr. Joel Lilly M.D. He is very experienced and has much knowledge of prostate cancer. He gives you the best advice and care for your health. I know this because I have serious prostate cancer. For the last four years his treatments and watchfulness has...more
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