Dr. A Petropulos, MD

Dr. A Petropulos, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. A Petropulos, MD is a cardiology specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.Read his story

5151 W 95th St Fl 2

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 346-5562

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Petropulos performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Disease
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more than 67% of peers
Cardiomegaly
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more than 41% of peers
Arrhythmias
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more than 35% of peers

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Dr. Petropulos' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Petropulos "Dr. A. Tom Petropulos, MD, FACC is a board-certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist with a passion for helping patients lead healthier lives. In fact, he's board-certified in internal medicine, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and cardiovascular disease. His specific interests of study are in complex device management and laser lead extraction of failing and infected cardiac rhythm devices. He provides a comprehensive range of cardiac services to patients in Palos Heights and Oak Lawn, Illinois. Dr. Petropulos has successfully treated many patients who have multiple cardiac and heart rhythm disturbances including: After completing his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Chicago, he received his fellowship training in cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology at Northwestern University. While at Northwestern, he was awarded a junior research fellowship from the Chicago Heart Association. Since entering private practice, he has published research on gender differences in heart rate and the QT interval and presented abstracts at national cardiology meetings. He provides a comprehensive range of cardiac services to patients in Palos Heights and Oak Lawn, Illinois. Dr. Petropulos has successfully treated many patients who have multiple cardiac and heart rhythm disturbances including: heart rhythm disorders coronary artery disease heart failure heart valve disorders hypertension lipid disorders peripheral vascular diseases Following his graduation from Wilber Lake College, Dr. Petropulos continued his medical training at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. Since then, he's gained over 30 years of experience in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. Plus, his work has been published in several well-respected journals. He's even been given the National Research Service Award. Dr. Petropulos welcomes the opportunity to provide care for patients with cardiac or heart rhythm disorders. Schedule your next appointment with him by phone."
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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension
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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Advocate Lutheran Gen Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petropulos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petropulos' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petropulos to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Petropulos' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Great doctor and person. His knowledge is above and beyond. His capability to be proactive and provide predictive care is unique and life saving. He's amazing.
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