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Steven G. Koopman MD


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Steven G. Koopman MD

Dr. Koopman is a fellowship-trained endourologist with privileges at NorthShore Swedish Hospital, Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital and Amita St. Francis Hospital. He graduated from Princeton University and completed medical school at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. He completed an internship and urology residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, as well as a two-year fellowship in endourology and minimally invasive surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.

Dr. Koopman practices general urology and specializes in a variety of areas, which include complex surgical and medical management of stone disease, laparoscopic and robotic management of both benign and malignant urologic disease processes, including robotic/laparoscopic prostatectomy, cystectomy, nephrectomy, and partial nephrectomy. Dr. Koopman has contributed to several book chapters on the management of stone disease and the use of molecular targeted imaging strategies in the staging of kidney cancer.

Hospital Affiliation
Swedish Hospital | Part of NorthShore - Chicago, IL
NorthShore Skokie Hospital - Skokie, IL
Advocate Illinois Masonic Hospital - Chicago, IL
AMITA Health St. Francis Hospital - Evanston, IL

Education and Training

2011 - 2013
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California United States
Fellowship - Endourology
2007 - 2011
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi United States
Residency - Urology
2006 - 2007
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi United States
Internship, Transitional Year
2002 - 2006
University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama United States
Doctor of Medicine
1997 - 2001
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey United States
Bachelor of Arts - Biology

Illinois State Medical License
Wisconsin State Medical License
American Board of Urology

American Urology Association
American Medical Association
American College of Physicians

Special Interests
Robotic and Laparoscopic Procedures for Kidney, Prostate and Bladder Cancer
Surgical and Metabolic Stone Disease Management

Management of stones associated with intrarenal stenosis: infundibular stenosis and caliceal diverticulum

Koopman SG, Fuchs G. J Endourol. 2013 Dec;27(12):1546-50. doi: 10.1089/end.2013.0186. Epub 2013 Nov 19. PMID: 24251427

Spontaneous renoileal fistula: a rare clinical entity

Morris MW, Gupta S, Koopman SG, Seidmon EJ, Vick K. Am Surg. 2013 Feb;79(2):E65-6. PMID: 23336635 No abstract available.