Unparalleled, personal attention for unique and complete urological care.

Dr. Joseph Banno

Joseph J. Banno, M.D.

Dr. Joseph Banno is a board-certified urologist and the clinical education director
for Specialty MED Training. He is also a clinical instructor of urology at the U of I
College of Medicine and senior partner of Midwest Urological Group, both in
Central Illinois. He is co-founder of the Sexual Health and Treatment Center in
Illinois and is considered one of the top penile implant surgeons in the U.S.
His clinical research includes, hypothermia of the prostate, penile rehabilitation,
efficacy of PRP, shockwave therapy, erectile dysfunction, and female urinary

Joseph Banno was born in Chicago, Illinois and attended Illinois Benedictine
College where he majored in Biology and Biochemistry. Upon receiving his
medical degree at the University of Illinois in Chicago, he began his surgical
residency at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois. His training
continued in urology at the University of Chicago and Children’s Memorial
Hospital in Chicago.

His sexual health and wellness practice offers cutting edge technologies and
treatment options for men and women. Along with his specialized care team, he
is devoted to healing each patient on an individual basis.

Dr. Joseph Banno offers unique training and clinical protocols for practitioners
who want to implement Platelet-Rich Plasma, Shockwave Therapy, Testosterone
Therapy, Peptides, and Penile Implants into their practice.

Joe is married and has six children. He is an avid cyclist and enjoys weight lifting
and marksmanship.

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COVID-19 Update

We regret to announce that Dr. Banno has contracted COVID-19 and will not be in the office for the month of October. Midwest Urological Group has been serving the patients of Central Illinois for over 40 years, and we are committed to continuing to provide quality care. Our entire staff has been tested, and we are taking every precaution to ensure your health and safety. We have several providers in the office who are able to see patients at this time. Dr. Banno’s health must be his priority right now so that he can recover and continue to serve the community. He is gaining strength every day, but it will be a long road to recovery. Thank you for understanding. Please contact the office at 309-692-9898 if you have any questions or concerns.