Craig A. Smith, MD, FAAP, FACS

Robotic Surgery Program, Urology

4.8
304 Ratings
Years in Practice: 33 years
Practices In: Lombard, Naperville, Winfield
Patients Seen: All Ages

I have been prac­tic­ing for 31 years and am high­ly moti­vat­ed to pro­vide the utmost for my patients, help­ing them to achieve their opti­mal out­comes uti­liz­ing ther­a­pies select­ed to enhance their well­be­ing and qual­i­ty of life.

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Board Certifications
Urology
Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
Center of Excellence - UroLift Date 02/2020 2020
McKinley Health Center, Board of Directors Vice President 1981
Michael Reese Hospital Undergraduate Internship 1981
Recipient of a General Assembly Scholarship from the State of Illinois 1983
First prize for the Chicago Urological Society Resident Presentation Contest 1992
Clinical Interests

Pedi­atric urol­o­gy includ­ing sur­gi­cal cor­rec­tion of Hypospa­dias, Unde­scend­ed testes, Penile con­ceal­ment, Varic­o­c­elec­to­my, Deflux cor­rec­tion of ureter­al reflux and Robot­ic repair of obstruct­ed ureters

Blad­der health (with an empha­sis on med­ica­tion-free alter­na­tives to improve con­ti­nence and lessen void­ing fre­quen­cy) and Periph­er­al nerve stim­u­la­tion to improve blad­der func­tion using Interstim

Men’s health con­di­tions includ­ing the man­age­ment of an enlarged prostate/​Benign Pro­sta­t­ic Hyper­pla­sia (BPH) through non-sur­gi­cal in-office ther­a­pies, Erec­tile dys­func­tion (ED), Low Testos­terone (Low T) using recon­struc­tive, rou­tine and inno­v­a­tive sur­gi­cal tech­niques and ther­a­pies for adults, includ­ing Uro­Lift® and robot-assist­ed surgery

Dr. Smith has exten­sive expe­ri­ence per­form­ing min­i­mal­ly-inva­sive BPH pro­ce­dures using the Uro­Lift® sys­tem. He has been rec­og­nized as a Cen­ter of Excel­lence, which is award­ed to physi­cians who have achieved not only the case vol­ume require­ments, but who have demon­strat­ed their com­mit­ment to pro­vid­ing high-qual­i­ty care, focus­ing on enhanc­ing the patient expe­ri­ence and deliv­er­ing the best pos­si­ble clin­i­cal outcomes.

Personal Interests

Hik­ing excur­sions with fam­i­ly, Med­ical mis­sions trips, Sport­ing activities

Memberships
American Academy of Pediatrics American College of Surgeons American Urological Association American Association of Clinical Urologists American Medical Association Christian Medical and Dental Society
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale
120 North Oak Street Hinsdale, Illinois 60521 630-856-9000 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 North Winfield Road Winfield, Illinois 60190 630-933-1600 Get Directions
School
University of Illinois at Chicago Graduation Date: 1986 Degree: MD
Residency
University of Illinois at Chicago Administrative Chief Resident in Urology
University of Illinois at Chicago Resident in General Surgery
Fellowships
Emory University Pediatric Urology

Procedures

Bladder BOTOX® Injection, Deflux Injections, Hypospadias Repair, InterStim®/Sacral Neuromodulation, Laser Vaporization of the Prostate, Penoplasty, Pyeloplasty, Rezum Water Vapor Therapy, Undescended Testes Repair, UroLift®

Conditions

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), Erectile Dysfunction, Impotence Treatments, Incontinence, Kidney and Bladder Stones, Low Testosterone (Low T), Overactive Bladder, Pediatric Urology, Peyronie's Disease, Premature Ejaculation (PE), Prostate Problems, Urinary Incontinence

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
304 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.7
297 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.8
302 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.8
302 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
297 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
296 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Dr. Smith is excellent!"
5
Feb. 28, 2021
"Dr. Smith and his staff always provide excellent care. One of the best doctors and doctor's offices I have ever interacted with."
5
Feb. 23, 2021
"Phenominal doctor!"
4.75
Feb. 10, 2021
"Dr. Smith took the time to fully explain my condition, fully answering all of my questions and concerns."
4.75
Feb. 10, 2021
"Dr. Craig Smith was attentive and professional."
3.5
Feb. 8, 2021
"Dr. Smith is an amazing doctor and knows his stuff."
2.5
Jan. 29, 2021
"Dr. Craig Smith is a very good doctor. He is totally present to his work w/ patients. Impressive."
5
Jan. 25, 2021
"I am always treated well by Dr. Smith and his staff. Everyone is very helpful."
5
Jan. 20, 2021
"Top notch professional makes me feel cared for"
5
Jan. 13, 2021
"Dr. Smith is the consummate professional."
5
Dec. 30, 2020
"I have been with Dr craig Smith and Autumn since 2011, they're like family"
5
Dec. 21, 2020
"Dr Craig Smith is a wonderful Urologist whom I've been a patient of for the past several years."
5
Dec. 16, 2020
"Dr. Craig Smith is very good at explaining all options and he listens to all your concerns. And I enjoy his sense of humor. Very good Doctor!"
5
Dec. 16, 2020
"I was very happy with my care giver. He made you fill that he was concern about your needs."
5
Dec. 10, 2020
"Dr. Smith is very knowledgeable, skilled, answered my questions clearly, and is easy to talk to. I didn't feel rushed at all."
4.25
Dec. 9, 2020
"I was very well taken care of"
5
Nov. 25, 2020
"Very happy with Dr. Smith"
4.75
Nov. 11, 2020
"Dr. Smith was excellent!"
4
Nov. 11, 2020
"Dr. Craig Smith was excellent, listened."
4.38
Sep. 30, 2020
"Very Good"
4.38
Sep. 23, 2020
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