As the United Therapies Medical Director, Dr. Joel Cornfield acts as Chairman of the Credentialing Committee, Chairman of the Quality Improvement Program, and is a member of the Compliance Committee.
Dr. Cornfield is a Board Certified Urologist possessing expertise in treating a wide range of urological conditions in both male and females. He has practiced in Hinsdale, Illinois since 1988 and admits patients to Hinsdale Hospital and La Grange Memorial Hospital. In addition to providing excellent patient care, Dr. Cornfield has received numerous awards and recognitions including; Top, Best, and Compassionate Physician awards by Chicago Magazine, Consumer Research Council of America, Castle Connelly, and US News and World Report.
A member of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Cornfield actively participates in and contributes regularly to various medical societies, such as American Urologic Association, American Association of Clinical Urologists, Chicago Medical Society, Chicago Urologic Society, the Society of Robotic Surgery and the Endourologic Society.
Dr. Cornfield has also made significant contributions to the medical volunteer community, working with Cure Cervical Cancer in helping to set up clinics dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of HPV and cervical cancer, and The Knock Foundation in initiating sustainable programs in Urology and Urologic Surgery in Kenya and Ethiopia.