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Robert J Challenger MD


  • "Dr Challenger was pleasant and showed empathy and friendliness. It was clear he showed respect for my input but was was willing to be firm and fair. I felt taken care of and definitely was glad to know that I could count on him in the future on any problem. This was a very satisfying experience. Reduced my anxieties." 

Robert J Challenger MD

Dr. Challenger’s primary interest is in general urology with a focus on delivering effective, compassionate care in a timely fashion. He strives to treat each patient as an individual with unique issues and concerns. His goal is to develop a treatment plan that is effective yet as simple and easy for the patient as possible. From kidney stones to urinary tract infections and vasectomies to prostate issues, Dr. Challenger’s goal is to make the patient’s urologic encounter as painless and convenient as possible.

A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Dr. Challenger did his medical school training and residency at Loyola University Medical Center under the guidance of Dr. Robert C. Flanigan. He has been in practice in the western suburbs since 2002.


Awards and Credentials

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors: 1st Edition

Education and Training

Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL USA
Medical Degree
Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL USA
Residency - General Surgery and Urologic

American Board of Urology

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Special Interests
Kidney Stone Disease
Urologic Oncology
Prostate Disease
Voiding Disorders
Men's Health and Aging