Dr. John Houston, MD

Dr. John Houston, MD


Pediatric Urology | Male | 51 years old

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Dr. Houston specializes in Pediatric Urology and practices in Chicago, IL. He practices at 4 locations.

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in Hammond, IN |
Amazing urologist, my VERY young daughter has experienced chronic UTIs and Kidney infections starting at just 7 months old and went on until almost 2 while trying to find the right specialist to find out what was going on. Dr. Houston had met with us just a couple of times and while she required surgery with him, he took such great care of my daughter! She is now almost 4 and has not had an issue since! He's very friendly and just simply amazing! HIGHLY recommend!
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      Dr. Houston's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Pediatric Urology
      •  Board certified in Pediatric Urology, Urological Surgery and Urology
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      • Pediatric Urology
      • Urological Surgery
      • Urology

      Conditions Treated

      • Bedwetting
      • Bladder Diverticulum
      • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
      • Cancer
      • Hydrocele (Pediatric)
      • Hydronephrosis
      • Hypospadias
      • Neurogenic Bladder
      • Pediatric Hernia
      • Pediatric Varicocele
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Undescended Testicles
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Urinary Incontinence
      • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
      • Vesicoureteral Reflux


      • Medical School
        Yale University School Of Med

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        Baylor University

        Completed in 1995

      • Residency Hospital
        Baylor University

        Completed in 1999

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Children's Memorial/ Northwestern University

        Completed in 2001

      • Undergraduate School
        Texas A&M U

        Graduated in 1988

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish

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      • Pediatric Urology
      • Urology

      Procedures Performed

      • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
      • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
      • Hypospadias Repair
      • Microsurgical Procedure
      • Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
      • Ureteral Reimplantation
      • Ureterscopies
      • Urethral Reconstruction
      • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
      • Urinary Tract Procedure
      • Urological Surgery
      • Urology Procedure
      • Wound Repair