Dr. Thomas Cottrell, MD

Dr. Thomas Cottrell, MD

Urology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Thomas Cottrell, MD is an urology specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL. He graduated from Loyola Stitch School Of Med Maywood Ill and specializes in urology.

2359 Hassell Rd

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Contact Information

(847) 843-7030

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. Cottrell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Cottrell'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.

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

38  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Lithotripsy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • 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

  • Loyola Stitch School Of Med Maywood Ill
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Med Center Chicago Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Med Center Chicago Il
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cottrell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cottrell's Reviews

2.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cottrell to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Cottrell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Di. Thomas Cottrell act like he knows everything and wants you to back every month to pay his visit fee for his business. He never give you the correct medication to treat you one time visit !!
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I am extremely disappointed with Dr Cottrell. The medical diagonois he gave me didnt sit right with me. I found another doctor. I thank God I did because he found a tumor in the lining of my bladder that needed a biopsy and was removed. Dr Cottrell reviewed the ultrascan and saw the thicking of the...more
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Extremely rude doctor. Even after almost 4 decades in the profession, doesn't know how to talk to patients properly and has probably never even heard of the phrase "bedside manner." Also unable to grasp what layman's terms means. Talks about your condition in full medical jargon and then gets...more
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Poor everything with this doctor.
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This doctor was very rude to my parents on a follow up visit after my father ( who was Dr Cottrell patient ) was was released after a lengthy hospital stay where he almost died of kidney failure. It's enough that Dr Cottrell never checked for signs that this was happening but then my parents took a...more
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