Urologist: Ahmer Farooq, DO | Loyola Medicine

Ahmer Farooq, DO

Ahmer Farooq, DO


Associate Professor
Ambulatory Quality Medical Director

Languages Spoken

English, Urdu,Hindi
Patient Ratings
4.6 / 5 (89 Ratings)

Clinical Expertise

About Dr. Farooq

Travel, Golf

Medical Education

Medical School
Midwestern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Loyola University Medical Center - General Surgery
Loyola University Medical Center - Urology

Board Certification

American Board of Urology


  • Association of Impaired Renal Function With Changes in Urinary Mineral Excretion and Stone Composition. Patel, PM; Kandabarow, AM; Druck, A; Hart, S; Blackwell, RH; Kadlec, A; Farooq, A; Turk, TMT; Baldea, KG, Urology
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT. Farooq, A, Urology
  • Paravertebral block for percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a prospective randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled study., Baldea, KG; Patel, PM; Delos Santos, G; Ellimoottil, C; Farooq, A; Mueller, ER; Byram, S; Turk, TMT, World journal of urology
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  • Patient and physician reported toxicity with two-fraction definitive high-dose-rate prostate brachytherapy: the impact of implant interval. Harris, AA; Korpics, M; Sherwani, Z; Farooq, A; Baldea, KG; Flanigan, R; Harkenrider, MM; Solanki, AA, Journal of contemporary brachytherapy
  • Penile Prosthesis Implantation and Timing Disparities After Radical Prostatectomy: Results From a Statewide Claims Database. Bajic, P; Patel, PM; Nelson, MH; Dornbier, RA; Kirshenbaum, EJ; Baker, MS; Farooq, AV; McVary, KT; Gupta, GN; Bresler, L, The journal of sexual medicine
  • Proton-pump inhibitors associated with decreased urinary citrate excretion. Patel, PM; Kandabarow, AM; Aiwerioghene, E; Blanco-Martinez, E; Hart, S; Leehey, DJ; Farooq, A; Baldea, KG; Turk, TMT, International Urology and Nephrology
  • Implications of the Genitourinary Microbiota in Prostatic Disease. Bajic, P; Dornbier, RA; Doshi, CP; Wolfe, AJ; Farooq, AV; Bresler, L, Current urology reports
  • Socioeconomic and patient-related factors for the management of male urethral stricture disease. Dornbier, RA; Kirshenbaum, EJ; Nelson, MH; Blackwell, RH; Gupta, GN; Farooq, AV; Gonzalez, CM, World journal of urology
  • Use of Surgery for Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence. Nelson, M; Dornbier, R; Kirshenbaum, E; Eguia, E; Sweigert, P; Baker, M; Farooq, A; McVary, KT; Gonzalez, CM; Gupta, G; Bresler, L, The Journal of urology
  • Broken Sacral Neuromodulation Lead Migration Into the Sigmoid Colon: A Case Report. Shannon, MB; Gupta, N; Eberhardt, J; Farooq, AV, Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery
  • Impact of Post-hospital Syndrome on Penile Prosthesis Outcomes: A Period of Global Health Risk. Kirshenbaum, EJ; Nelson, M; Hehemann, MC; Kothari, AN; Eguia, E; Farooq, A; Bresler, L; Gupta, G; Delos Santos, G, The Journal of urology
  • Male Bladder Microbiome Relates to Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. Bajic, P; Van Kuiken, ME; Burge, BK; Kirshenbaum, EJ; Joyce, CJ; Wolfe, AJ; Branch, JD; Bresler, L; Farooq, AV, European urology focus
  • Transitioning From a Low-Dose-Rate to a High-Dose-Rate Prostate Brachytherapy Program: Comparing Initial Dosimetry and Improving Workflow Efficiency Through Targeted Interventions. Solanki, AA; Mysz, ML; Patel, R; Surucu, M; Kang, H; Plypoo, A; Bajaj, A; Korpics, M; Martin, B; Hentz, C; Gupta, G; Farooq, A; Baldea, KG; Pawlowski, J; Roeske, J; Flanigan, R; Small, W; Harkenrider, MM, Advances in radiation oncology
  • Standardized approach to training for cataract surgery skill evaluation Pittner, A.; Nolan, M.; Traish, A.; Farooq, A.; Feder, R.; Hill, G.; Dwarakanathan, S.; McGaghie, W.; Bouchard, C., JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY
  • Technological Improvements in Three-Piece Inflatable Penile Prosthesis Design over the Past 40 Years Pastuszak, A. W.; Lentz, A. C.; Farooq, A.; Jones, L.; Bella, A. J., The journal of sexual medicine
  • Three-Dimensional Renal Parenchymal Volume as a Surrogate for Renal Function Estimation in Obstructed Kidneys Undergoing Surgical Repair Martinez-Suarez, H. J.; Durso, T.; Kadlec, A. O.; Gupta, G. N.; Farooq, A. V.; Turk, T., Journal of endourology / Endourological Society
  • Choosing a physician in the Yelp era Ellimoottil, C.; Kadlec, A. O.; Farooq, A.; Quek, M. L., Bulletin of the American College of Surgeons
  • Effect of the phosphodiesterase-5 inhibitor zaprinast on ischemia-reperfusion injury in rats Polcari, A. J.; Farooq, A. V.; Woods, M. E.; Ripsch, M. S.; Picken, M.; Turk, T. M.; White, F. A., Journal of endourology / Endourological Society
  • Online reviews of 500 urologists Ellimoottil, C.; Hart, A.; Greco, K.; Quek, M. L.; Farooq, A., The Journal of urology
  • Sciatic nerve injury induces functional pro-nociceptive chemokine receptors in bladder-associated primary afferent neurons in the rat. Foster, R.; Jung, J.; Farooq, A.; McClung, C.; Ripsch, M. S.; Fitzgerald, M. P.; White, F. A., Neuroscience
  • Size does matter: donor renal volume predicts recipient function following live donor renal transplantation. Hugen, C. M.; Polcari, A. J.; Farooq, A. V.; Fitzgerald, M. P.; Holt, D. R.; Milner, J. E., Journal of Urology
  • Transplant tourism--a dangerous journey?. Polcari, A. J.; Hugen, C. M.; Farooq, A. V.; Holt, D. R.; Hou, S. H.; Milner, J. E., Clinical transplantation
  • A novel technique for the removal of minimally encrusted ureteral stents. Lopez-Huertas, H. L.; Polcari, A. J.; Hugen, C. M.; Farooq, A. V.; Turk, T. M., Journal of Endourology