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Geoffery Engel MD FACS


  • "I'm very pleased with Dr. Engel. He listens and is very relaxing with his manner, very informative and gave me the necessary time needed to put me at ease."

Geoffery Engel MD FACS

Dr. Geoffery Engel completed the Honors Program in Medical Education at Northwestern University, receiving his degree in 1972. He finished his urology residency and research fellowship at Northwestern in 1979. After a two-year full-time academic appointment at Loyola University Medical Center, he began private practice in 1981. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Urology and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He holds a part-time faculty appointment at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. His practice includes all aspects of adult urology and he has extensive experience in minimally invasive surgery for benign prostate disease.


Awards and Credentials

  • Chicago Magazine's Top Doctors in Chicago: 2022

Hospital Affiliation
AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates - Hoffman Estates, IL
AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Medical Center Elk Grove Village - Elk Grove Village, IL

Education and Training

1975 - 1977
Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois United States
Residency - Urology
1973 - 1974
Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois United States
Residency - General Surgery
1972 - 1973
Wesley Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois United States
1966 - 1972
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois United States
Doctor of Medicine

American Board of Urology
Illinois State Medical License

American Urological Association
Illinois State Medical Society
Chicago Urological Society
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Hormonal manipulation of pulmonary metastases from carcinoma of the prostate

Morin ME, MacNealy GA, Tan A, Li YP, Engel G, Henneberry M Urologic radiology. 1982 Dec; 4(1): 23-27. PMID: 7101599 ISSN: 0171-1091

The rim nephrogram in renovascular compromise

Demos TC, Gadwood K, Love L, Engel G Urologic radiology. 1982 Dec; 4(1): 227-230. PMID: 7168103 ISSN: 0171-1091

The role of excretory urography and cystoscopy in the evaluation and management of women with recurrent urinary tract infection

Engel G, Schaeffer AJ, Grayhack JT, Wendel EF Journal of Urology. 1980 Jan; 123(2): 190-191. PMID: 7354514 ISSN: 0022-5347

Acid ribonuclease in rat prostate during castration-induced involution

Engel G, Lee C, Grayhack JT Biology of Reproduction. 1980 Jan; 22(4): 827-831. PMID: 7397302 ISSN: 0006-3363

Acid phosphatase

Henneberry MO, Engel G, Grayhack JT Urologic Clinics of North America. 1979 Dec; 6(3): 629-641. PMID: 388794 ISSN: 0094-0143

Ureterolympahtic backflow

Engel G, Grayhack JT, Neiman HL Journal of Urology. 1978 Jan; 120(5): 629-630. PMID: 712912 ISSN: 0022-5347

Subcutaneous Emphysema From Ruptured Diverticulum

Melewicz FM, Engel G JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 1973 Dec; 226(12): 1462-. PMID: 4800815 ISSN: 0098-7484