Dr. Robert Kaplinsky, MD

Dr. Robert Kaplinsky, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Kaplinsky, MD is an urology specialist in Niles, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in urology.

7900 N Milwaukee Ave Ste 17

Niles, IL 60714

Contact Information

(847) 470-1500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Kaplinsky performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Buffalo Univesity Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaplinsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaplinsky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaplinsky to family and friends
based on 26 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Kaplinsky's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Park Ridge, IL
Excellent health care service.
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in Algonquin, IL
Surgery o prostate BPH (laser on prostate) was done not completed (w debris) causing bleeding in couple hours being in home. Consistent pains and same problems after surgery. Very poor response (even could not talk to him personally) after surgery for months. In 5 months same surgery done by other...more
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in Park Ridge, IL
I was in the hospital for kidney surgery with Dr. Kaplinsky, and he never stopped by to see me either before or after the operation. Even worse, he changed the date of my surgery to the next day and didn't bother to tell me. I learned of the change only when a scheduler called to confirm the new...more
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in Park Ridge, IL
Dr Kaplinsky is the kindest most caring physician by far. He makes you feel comfortable by explaining the problem thoroughly as well as the procedure needed. Excellent surgeon as well. I am very grateful that I was recommended to see him.
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in Chicago, IL
The Doctor is ok. The office staff however is horrible. Ladies are rude, condescending, lack of customer service and horrible in communicating. They actually accuse patients of making mistakes when questioning their procedures. Horribly unorganized. I've been to many doctors in my lifetime but this...more
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