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Gordon R. Gluckman MD FACS

Urologist

  • "Dr. Gluckman is wonderful. He is professional, competent and approachable. I feel lucky to have him as my
    Urologist" 

Gordon R. Gluckman MD FACS


Dr. Gluckman has been named a Chicago Top Doctor for the last ten years by U.S. News Media and Castle Connolly Medical. He received his undergraduate degree from Kenyon College where he was selected for membership in the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Dr. Gluckman received his Medical Degree from Northwestern University and completed his residency at the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in urology.

Dr. Gluckman has a strong interest in Urologic oncology specializing in laparoscopic and robotic surgery but also enjoys all aspects of adult urology. He is a member of many urologic and surgical societies as he enjoys keeping pace with the ever-changing field of urology. He has published extensively and enjoys lecturing on a regular basis.

 

Awards and Credentials

  • America's Top Doctors (book series): 10th Edition, 11th Edition, 12th Edition, 13th Edition, 14th Edition, 15th Edition, 1st Edition, 2nd Edition, 3rd Edition, 4th Edition, 5th Edition, 6th Edition, 7th Edition, 8th Edition, 9th Edition
  • Chicago Magazine: Top Doctors: 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • America's Top Doctors for Cancer (book series): 10th Edition, 11th Edition, 1st Edition, 2nd Edition, 3rd Edition, 4th Edition, 5th Edition, 6th Edition, 7th Edition, 8th Edition, 9th Edition
  • Newsweek: 2015
  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (digital guide): 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (digital guide): 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
  • Chicago Magazine-Cancer Doctors: 2017, 2019

Hospital Affiliation
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital - Park Ridge, IL
St. Alexius Hospital - Hoffman Estates, IL
Alexian Brothers Medical Center - Elk Grove Village, IL

Education and Training

1989
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois United States
Medical Degree
1990-1991
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA USA
Residency - Surgery
1991-1995
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA USA
Residency - Urology

Certification
American Board of Urology

Fellowships
American College of Surgeons

Societies
American Urological Association
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
Chicago Urological Society
Chicago Medical Society
Illinois Medical Society

Special Interests
Minimally Invasive Surgery with Laparoscopy, Robotics, and Lasers for Benign and Malignant Kidney, Bladder, and Prostate Disease
Noninvasive Shockwave Therapy for Kidney Stones
Erectile Dysfunction
Male and Female Incontinence