Dr. Richard Troy is a board-certified Urologist practicing in Lake, Kane, McHenry, and Cook Counties. His hospital affiliations include Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Advocate Sherman Hospital, and Hoffman Estates Surgery Center.
Dr. Troy received his B.S. in Premedical Studies, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Notre Dame in 1983. He then went on to obtain his Doctorate in Medicine from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL in 1987, and he completed his residency training at the Cleveland Clinic.
Dr. Troy’s professional interests include Prostate cancer, with an emphasis on the treatment of advanced cancers, and Men’s health and wellness. He continues to expand his knowledge and expertise by attending conferences and meetings related to prostate cancer.
Dr. Troy has performed over 1000 minimally invasive robotic surgeries using the DaVinci robot, and will be soon publishing a journal article on a specialized technique for a robotic partial nephrectomy. Dr. Troy is a member of the American Urological Association and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
In his spare time, Dr. Troy enjoys travel, playing golf, and running. He is dedicated to setting an example of a healthy lifestyle for his patients by choosing nutritious food options and exercising regularly.
“Dr. Troy is exceptional in every way. He listened carefully, showed interest about my issues, explained medically what was occurring, answered questions fully, clearly stated what the next steps would be, and was not rushed. Very personable.”
“Dr. Troy is my father’s urologist. He is an outstanding doctor who puts his patients first. He is extremely helpful in solving problems, very compassionate, and thorough. We would definitely recommend him to other people.” – Eric H.
“Doctor Troy’s and his team are extremely professional and caring. They’re always flexible with scheduling, on time and helpful when answering questions about treatment, diet, and test results. I’d strongly recommend this team to any friends. They have my complete confidence.” – Dave B.