Thomas Burns, Jr., MD

1401 Lakewood Dr. Unit 3
Morris, Illinois 60450

Thomas E. Burns, Jr., MD

Urology

Advanced Urology Associates

1401 Lakewood Dr.
Unit 3
Morris, Illinois 60450
Fax: (815) 941-2961
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About Me

Dr. Burns graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science degree in biology in 1989. He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago in 1994 and performed a residency in general surgery at Loyola University Medical Center until 1996. He then pursued his residency in urology, also at Loyola Medical Center. Dr. Burns joined the practice in July 2000. Dr. Burns is involved in advancing the field of urology. He publishes articles and presents papers at professional urological assemblies, and he is a member of the American Urologic Association and the North Central Section of the AUA. His specialties include BPH therapies, kidney stones, male infertility, urologic emergencies, and renal disorders. Dr. Burns is certified by the American Board of Urology.

Specialties
  • Urology
Education
  • Residency Loyola University Medical Center - Loyola University Health System, Maywood
  • Medical School Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago
Certifications
  • Urology
Affiliations
  • AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet
Medical Interests
  • Adults
  • Advanced Endoscopy
  • Advanced Ultrasound-Guided MRI Prostate Care
  • Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
  • Bipolar TURP
  • Bladder Botox
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Control
  • Bladder Prolapse
  • Bladder Stone Removal
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • BPH
  • Cancer
  • Cancer / Oncology Patients
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Circumcision
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystocele Repair
  • Cystoscopy
  • Davinci Robotic Surgery
  • Endourology
  • Enlarged Prostate
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy
  • Family Planning
  • Female Urology
  • Female Urology Problems
  • Green Light Laser
  • Greenlight for BPH
  • H P V, Genital Warts
  • H P V, Veneral Warts
  • Impotence
  • Impotence Therapy
  • Incision Surgery
  • Incontinence
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Infertility
  • Interstim
  • Interstitial Laser Thermotherapy
  • Kidney Biopsy
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Problems
  • Kidney Stone Removal
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparascopy
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomies
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomies
  • Laparoscopic Prostatectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laser
  • Laser Prostate
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Vaporization of Prostate
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lithotripsy, Shockwave
  • Male Infertility
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Prostate Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Urological Procedures
  • Nephrectomy
  • Nerve Sparing
  • Oncology
  • Orchiectomy
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Pediatric Urological Services
  • Pediatric Urology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pelvic Floor Reconstruction Surgery
  • Pelvic Prolapse
  • Penile Implant
  • Penile Prosthesis
  • Penile Prosthesis (Inflatable)
  • Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
  • Prolapse Repair
  • Prostate
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Enlargement
  • Prostate Microwave Therapy
  • Prostate Photovaporization
  • Prostate Problems
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prostate Surgery, Tuna
  • Prostate Vaporization Surgery
  • Prostatectomy
  • Prosthesis
  • Pubvaginal Slings
  • Radical Hysterectomy
  • Renal Disorders
  • Renal Reconstruction
  • Robot Assisted Radical Retropubic Proctotectomy
  • Robotic Adrenalectomy
  • Robotic Cystectomy
  • Robotic Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Nephrolithotomy
  • Robotic Partial Nephrectomy
  • Robotic Prostatectomy
  • Robotic Pyeloplasty
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Same Day Appointments
  • Sexual Dysfunction Disorders
  • Shockwave
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Pain, Lumps
  • Testicular Sperm Extraction for Infertility
  • TOT/Female Incontinence Surgery
  • TVT/Female Incontinence Surgery
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasounds done on-site
  • UPJ Obstruction
  • Ureter Reconstruction
  • Ureter Repair
  • Ureterolysis
  • Urinary Frequency
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Problems
  • Urinary Sphincter (Artificial)
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urinary Urgency
  • Urodynamics
  • UroLift
  • Urologic Care
  • Urologic Disease
  • Urologic Emergencies
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urological Surgery
  • Urology
  • Urology Oncology
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vasectomy Reversal
  • Vasectomy Reversals
  • Voiding Disfunction
Office Number(815) 900-7078

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  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield HMO
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna Connect
  • Cigna Health Spring - HMO Medicare
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Open Access
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare of IL HMO
  • United HealthCare of IL Medicare
  • United Healthcare of IL POS
  • United Healthcare of IL PPO
  • Veteran's Choice Program
  • Wellcare/Harmony (Medicare)
  • Workmans Comp
Clinical Research

Clinical Research

AMITA Health is committed to advancing medicine through clinical research. Clinical research trials are a way to test the safety and effectiveness of new ideas and procedures in an ethical, controlled environment. Many of the current medical treatments available today were developed in a clinical research trial.

Our Story

Our Story

AMITA Health is a faith based health system created by Adventist Midwest Health and Alexian Brothers Health System. AMITA Health is focused on delivering the most efficient, highest-quality, faith-based care possible. We are a new health system that integrates our founding organizations' nine hospitals and an extensive physician provider network of more than 3,000 physicians. 

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Services

AMITA Health offers a full range of services for you and your family. From acute care and obstetrics to cardiac and emergency care, we're committed to providing quality care that is open, inclusive and compassionate, delivered with dignity and empathy for all.