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Jerome Hoeksema MD

Urologist

  • "I have the highest respect and trust in Dr. Hoeksema and hope he continues in practice for many years."

Jerome Hoeksema MD


Dr. Hoeksema is an attending urologist at Rush University Medical Center. He is the director of Urologic Education in the Department of Urology and an assistant professor. He graduated from the University of Michigan with a B.S. in Cellular Biology, and received his M.D. from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, where he graduated with honors in surgery. He completed his Residency in Urology at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in 1979, became board certified, and chose to stay on in an academic position as well as establish a private practice in urology. Although Dr. Hoeksema practices general urology, he specializes in a variety of areas which include: urologic oncology; benign and malignant disorders of the prostate, bladder, and kidneys; stone disease; incontinence; female urology; microsurgery; and advanced endoscopic procedures.

In addition to a busy private practice, he serves on multiple committees at the Medical Center, is an active volunteer in the American Cancer Society, and has served as past President of the Chicago Urologic Society. He has chaired the Research Advisory Committee, the Prostate Cancer Task Force, the Early Detection Committee, and the Public Affairs Committee for the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society. He is currently the President of the Board of the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society, the treasurer of the medical staff at Rush, and the Vice President of the Illinois State Urologic Society. He has been named as a "Best Doctor" in Chicago Magazine, and has been repeatedly listed in Connolly and Connolly's "Best Doctors in the Midwest."

Hospital Affiliation
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, IL

Education and Training

University of Michigan, , MI
BS
Wayne State University, Detroit, MI
MD
Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Residency

Certification
American Board of Urology

Special Interests
Dr. Hoeksema is an attending urologist at Rush University Medical Center. He is the director of Urologic Education in the Department of Urology and an assistant professor.