Dr. Andrew J. Griffin, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology • Male • Age 73

836 W Wellington Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
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Dr. Griffin's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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2900 North Lake Shore Drive
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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
836 W Wellington Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
840 S Wood St
Chicago, IL 60612
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    Dr. Griffin's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Cardiology, 1977
    • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 1990
    • Pediatrics, 1972
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    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Coarctation of the Aorta
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Heart Disease
    • Hypertension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
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    Background Check for Dr. Griffin

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    Chicago Hosps
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    The University Of Chicago Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Fellowship Hospital

    The University Of Chicago Hospital
    Complete in 1971
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Griffin & Staff

    • English
    • Korean
    • Polish
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Griffin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Griffin has admitting privileges:

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    • Community Hospital

    • Franciscan St. James Health - Olympia Fields

    • Presence Resurrection Medical Center

    • Presence Saint Joseph Hospital - Chicago

    • Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center - Division

    • Presence Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center - Claremont

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Griffin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Griffin to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Griffin's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Griffin
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Griffin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    836 W Wellington Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 296-7147 (Office)
    B
    840 S Wood St
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (312) 996-6605 (Office)
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