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Dr. Brian Helfand, MD

Urology*
4.5 (35)
Map Pin Small Gurnee, IL
Accepting new patients
20 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Brian Helfand, MD

Dr. Brian Helfand, MD is an Urologist in Gurnee, IL. They specialize in Urology, has 20 years of experience. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with Northshore University Healthsystem Evanston Hospital and Swedish Hospital. Dr. Helfand, completed a residency at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern Unversity. Patients rated Dr. Helfand an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Helfand works at NorthShore Medical Group in Gurnee, IL with other offices in Evanston, IL, Glenview, IL and Highland Park, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Prostate Cancer and Urinary Incontinence along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Helfand's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    7900 Rollins Rd # 1100, Gurnee, IL 60031 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 503-3000
  2. 2
    Northshore University Health System
    2650 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 503-3238
  3. 3
    Office
    2180 Pfingsten Rd Ste 3000, Glenview, IL 60026 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 503-3000
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    Northshore Glenbrook Hospital
    2100 Pfingsten Rd, Glenview, IL 60026 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (888) 364-6400
  5. 5
    Office
    767 Park Ave W Ste B100, Highland Park, IL 60035 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 503-3000

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Northshore University Healthsystem Evanston Hospital
  • Swedish Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Prostate Cancer
Prostate Biopsy
Urinary Incontinence
Prostate Removal
Prostatectomy with Robotic Assist
Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
Acute Cystitis
Anemia
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Bladder Cancer
Bladder Infection
Bladder Stones
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Coagulation Disorders
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Erectile Dysfunction
Hydrocele
Hydronephrosis
Hypogonadism
Kidney Stones
Male Sexual Arousal Disorders
Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Polyuria
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Prostate Carcinoma
Pyonephrosis
Sexual Arousal Disorder
Sexual Disorders
Testicular Dysfunction
Testicular Hypofunction
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Retention
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Augmentation Cystoplasty
Bladder Surgery
Cystometry
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Uroflowmetry
Acute Kidney Infection
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Benign Prostate Diseases
Bladder Atony
Bladder Diverticulum
Bladder Tumor
Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
Bone Cancer
Cervical Cancer
Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Prostatitis
Colorectal Cancer
End-Stage Renal Disease
Epididymitis
Epididymo - Orchitis
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemophilia
Hip Flexor Strain
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypospadias
Incontinence
Interstitial Cystitis
Irradiation Cystitis
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
Lung Cancer
Lymphosarcoma
Melanoma
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Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nodular Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Orchitis
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Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Pelvic Abscess
Peritoneal Cancer
Peyronie's Disease
Phimosis
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Priapism
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Prostate Cyst
Prostatitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Malignancies
Sexual Dysfunction
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spermatocele
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Testicular Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Undescended Testicles
Ureteral Stones
Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
Urethra Cancer
Urethral Stricture
Urge Incontinence
Urologic Malignancies
Yeast Infections
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Bacteriuria Screening
Bladder Biopsy
Bladder Exstrophy Repair
Bladder Function Test
Bladder Scan
Cancer Screening
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Circumcision
Circumcision, Infant
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cystoscopy
Cystotomy
Destruction of Penile Lesion
Dipstick Urinalysis
Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
Estrogen Replacement Therapy
Gonorrhea Screening
Green Light Photovaporization of the Prostate (PVP)
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Kidney and Ureter Removal
Kidney Removal
Laparoscopy
Laser Lithotripsy
Lithotripsy
Oral Cancer Screening
Orchiectomy
Partial Cystectomy with Robotic Assist
Partial Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pyeloplasty Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Radical Prostate Removal
Renal Transplant
Resection of Bladder Neck
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
STD Screening
Surgery, Robotic Assisted
Syphilis Screening
Thoracentesis
Trichomoniasis Screening
TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
TURP (Transurethral Resection of the Prostate)
Ureteral Reimplantation
Ureteroneocystostomy
Ureteroneocystostomy with Robotic Assist
Urethral Dilation
Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vasectomy
Wound Repair
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    4.5
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    Specialties*
    • Urology

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1851551782
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern Unversity
    Residency
    Internship
    • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern Unversity
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education

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    Dr. Brian Helfand, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Helfand is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Helfand has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Helfand has seen patients for Prostate Cancer and Urinary Incontinence, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Helfand on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    35 patients have reviewed Dr. Helfand. The overall rating for this provider is 4.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Helfand.

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