Dr. John Houston, MD

Dr. John Houston, MD

Pediatric Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Houston, MD is a pediatric urology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

2400 N Ashland Ave # 200

Chicago, IL 60614

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 6 More

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Balanoposthitis
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more than 69% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology
  • Urology
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Urological Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Hydrocele (Pediatric)
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pediatric Varicocele
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
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Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hypospadias Repair
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pediatric Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery
  • Ureteral Reimplantation
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Reconstruction
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Urinary Tract Procedure
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology Procedure
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Texas A&M U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Yale University School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Children's Memorial/ Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Houston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Houston's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houston to family and friends
4.4
based on 23 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Houston's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Oak Forest, IL |
It was not a good experience at all. He was condescending to my me and my 8yr old son. He did not believe the severity of pain my son was having everyday. It felt like we were being brushed off. No Stars
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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...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Houston accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Houston has admitting privileges

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Ingalls Memorial Hospital
1 Ingalls Dr
Harvey, IL 60426
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Silver Cross Hospital
1900 Silver Cross Blvd
New Lenox, IL 60451
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