Dr. Thomas Burns, MD

Dr. Thomas Burns, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
(20)
Save
Dr. Thomas Burns, MD is an urology specialist in Joliet, IL. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University and specializes in urology.

1541 Riverboat Center Dr

Joliet, IL 60431

Contact Information

(815) 741-3825

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 14 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Burns

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Burns 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 98% of peers
Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Burns's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Burns "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"

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

96  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

27  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Lithotripsy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Urostomy
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vasectomy

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

  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Case West Res University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Burns has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Burns does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Burns and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Burns' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Burns to family and friends
20 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Burns' 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

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Burns Says:
"

Patient feedback is how Advanced Urology measures our success.  Positive feedback encourages our physicians to continue best practices of care and to strive for excellence.  Negative feedback helps adjust our best practices to meet the high standards that our patients deserve

"

Patient Comments (1)

I would highly recommend Dr. Burns. I take my father-in-law to him regularly and every time, he is very polite and professional. My father-in-law sees alot of Doctors and Dr. Burns is his absolute favorite. He always talks about how much the Doctor helped him heal and how he always takes his time...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option7thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Burns
Are you Dr. Burns?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Urology
(20)