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Name:  Sam Stokes, III, MD

Medical Specialty / Area of Practice:  Urology

Hometown:  Makanda

Office Held:  Trustee, District 8

Term:  2018-2021

Biographical Information:

A board-certified urologist, Dr. Stokes is on staff with Memorial Hospital of Carbondale and Chester; St. Joseph's Hospital in Murphysboro, where he is Chief of Surgery; and Herrin Hospital in Herrin.  Dr. Stokes is the Director of Urology at SIH Medical Group and is on the board of directors with Physicians Surgery Center.

Dr. Stokes received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He completed his residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois.

Professional Involvement:

Dr. Stokes is a member of the American Urological Association, the American Association of Clinical Urologists, and the National Medical Association.

He has been a member of ISMS since 2004 and has served on the Council on Education and Health Workforce.  Locally, he is the president of the Jackson County Medical Society.


Stokes, MD


District 8

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