With more than 20 years as a skilled urology specialist, Steve Y. Chung, MD, is the driving force behind Illinois Urologic Health Surgeons in Dixon and Spring Valley outside of Sterling, Illinois. Dr. Chung treats erectile dysfunction, BPH, urinary incontinence, kidney stones, prostate cancer, and other urologic problems using advanced minimally invasive technology. His goal is to use personalized, evidence-based, modern medicine to restore health with less downtime and easier recoveries.
Dr. Chung earned his bachelor’s degree in engineering from Northwestern University. He then obtained his medical degree at the University of Texas School of Medicine in San Antonio, Texas, and completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Dr. Chung then finished fellowship training at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California in advanced minimally invasive urologic surgery. He’s well-known as a medical author and has written for more than 20 publications. He has also been interviewed by National Public Radio and mentioned in the New York Times for his research in tissue engineering.
Dr. Chung also holds two patents for advanced medical devices. He worked as an adjunct assistant professor of urology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in the Near North Side of Chicago from 2007-2010.
Some of the many Illinois hospitals with which Dr. Chung is affiliated include: Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Dixon, St. Mary Center for Health in Streator, St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa, Illinois Valley Community Hospital in Peru, St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley, St. Paul Medical Center in Mendota, and Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.
Dr. Chung is a member of the North Central Section of the American Urological Association, the Engineering & Urology Society, the Society of Tissue Engineering, and the Endourological Society, and is a diplomate of the American Urological Association.
At this time, Dr. Chung is accepting new patients at Illinois Urologic Health Surgeons. To arrange an appointment, use the online scheduler, or call the office today.
Greenlight Laser Therapy
Boston Scientific has awarded Dr. Steve Chung as a Greenlight Center of Excellence. This award is given to surgeons who have demonstrated vast experience and dedication using the Greenlight Laser. For many years, Dr. Chung has used this technology safely and effectively for the management of BPH.
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Illinois Urologic Health Surgeons
215 E. First St. Suite 211
Dixon, Illinois 61021
Business hours vary by location. Contact us for more details.
If the above times don't work, Dr. Chung is also available at one of these locations:
Spring Valley, Illinois
600 E 1st St
Spring Valley, Illinois 61362
920 West St Suite 112
Peru, Illinois 61354
1050 East Norris Dr Ste 1C
Ottawa, Illinois 61350
111 Spring Street, 5th floor
Streator, Illinois 61364
530 Park Ave East Ste 201
Princeton, Illinois 61356
1401 East 12th St
Mendota, Illinois 61342