Dr. William Catalona, MD

Dr. William Catalona, MD

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76 y/o
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Dr. William Catalona, MD is an urology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 47 years. He specializes in urology.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 20-150

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Catalona's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Prostate Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Catalona treats Prostate Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Catalona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Primary 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
Urinary Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Catalona treats Urinary Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Catalona treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Prostate Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Catalona performs Prostate Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Catalona performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radical Perineal Prostatectomy
  • Radical Prostatectomy
  • Radical Prostatectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy

Dr. Catalona's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypospadias
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cyst
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vasectomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." 

Specialties

  • Urology

Board Certifications

Education

1976
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1972
National Cancer Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1970
University Of California San Francisco
Residency Hospital
1969
Yale New Haven Hospital
Internship Hospital
1968
Yale University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
1972
1970
1969
1968

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Catalona's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Catalona

4.5

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(20)
4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
8.333333333333334%
(2)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Catalona's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. William Catalona, MD
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I was a patient of Dr. Catalona two years ago - his medical knowledge and surgical skills saved my life. My PSA score have been non-detectable. Results to date have been outstanding. Thank you Dr. Catalona - you are making a difference-please keep up your research and work in this urology field. Jim Shanahan- Tucson, Arizona - 68 years young and Cancer Free !
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He is the very best in his field. I feel blessed to be in his care. A wonderful man on a mission to save lives and contribute to society. It is working.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care PPO
HFN
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana HMO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Tricare
UniCare
UniCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice
Choice Plus
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