Dr. Luke Cho, MD

Urology •  Male • Age 53
  
Dr. Cho
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Advanced Urology Associates

1541 Riverboat Center Dr Joliet, IL 60431

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(815) 741-3825

Dr. Luke Cho, MD is a Urology Specialist in Joliet, IL and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Cho has more experience with Urologic Care, Calculi (stones), and Male Reproductive Medicine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago medical school in 1996. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers and Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cho to book an appointment.


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Dr. Cho accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Pipefitters
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Tricare
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UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Navigate POS
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Practice Areas

Urologic Care

Urologic care focuses on the health and treatment of the male and female urinary tract, as well as the male reproductive system.Compare with other Urologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Urinary Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Enlarged Prostate (BPH) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Bladder Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Bladder Diseases more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Calculi (stones)

Urologists or nephrologists diagnose and treat kidney stones, small pieces of hard, crystallized material that form in the kidney and typically pass naturally, but may require shock wave therapy, a catheter procedure, or surgery.Compare with other Calculi (stones) specialists.

Typically treats 80% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Urinary Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Urinary Stones more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Kidney Stones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Kidney Stones more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Ureteral Stones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Ureteral Stones more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 69% of their peers

Male Reproductive Medicine

Male reproductive medicine specialists diagnose and treat conditions related to male fertility and reproductive health through procedures such as vasectomy or vasectomy reversal, intrauterine insemination, and intracytoplasmic sperm injection.Compare with other Male Reproductive Medicine specialists.

Typically treats 72% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Erectile Dysfunction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho treats Erectile Dysfunction more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Cho treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Vasectomy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho performs Vasectomy more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Cho performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

Urologic Surgery

Urologic surgery treats conditions affecting the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive system through procedures including cystectomy (bladder removal), prostatectomy (prostate removal), and pelvic reconstruction.Compare with other Urologic Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Uroflowmetry
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho performs Uroflowmetry more than 72% of their peers

Dr. Cho performs this procedure more than 72% of their peers

Bladder Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho performs Bladder Surgery more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Cho performs this procedure more than 69% of their peers

Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cho performs Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Cho performs this procedure more than 66% of their peers

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Dr. Cho's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Congenital Obstruction of Ureteropelvic Junction
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystotomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • In-Office Vasectomy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Polyuria
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testicular Implants
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stones
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Vesicoureteral Reflux
  • Yeast Infections

Dr. Cho's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cho

4.3

Based on 21 ratings

5 Stars
76.19047619047619%
(16)
4 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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had kidneys stones removed and dr cho explain everything and was very easy to talk to and i felt comfortable with him as my doctor
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c ishmael – Feb 21, 2020
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He removed a kidney stone. Kudos to you Doc! Job well done! Great communication & explaining.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

The mission of Advanced Urology is to deliver quality and innovative urology healthcare services and facilities for our patients and community. We pledge to promote wellness, relieve suffering and manage illness with skill and compassion, consistent with the best practices and most advanced technology we can provide

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Yale New Haven Hospital
Residency Hospital
1997
Yale New Haven Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1989
Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

Advanced Urology Associates

Advanced Urology Associates1541 Riverboat Center Dr Joliet, IL 60431
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Morris Hospital and Healthcare Centers

Morris, IL

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center

Joliet, IL

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Riverside Medical Center

Kankakee, IL

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)

Silver Cross Hospital

New Lenox, IL

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)