Dr. Brian Blumenstein, MD

Dr. Brian Blumenstein, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Brian Blumenstein, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

9921 Southwest Hwy

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 425-9456

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Blumenstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blumenstein treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Blumenstein treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blumenstein treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Blumenstein treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Blumenstein treats Stomach Diseases more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Blumenstein treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Blumenstein's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hernia
Ileus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Biopsy
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Manometry
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Pyloromyotomy
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Viral Infection
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Blumenstein, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Northwestern Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School
    1989

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Blumenstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Blumenstein

3.8

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
61.904761904761905%
(13)
4 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
1 Star
23.80952380952381%
(5)

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this guy and his staff have no people skills. Cant see him having any repeat patients.
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I think he is a very good doctor. He swiftly performed only necessary tests to diagnose my condition and referred me to an excellent surgeon. That said, he is NOT a pleasant person at all. I am an MRI Tech and and have worked with many different doctors. There is ZERO excuse for rudeness. I don't ...Read More
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The worst! He was self-absorbed and appeared bored during my visits. I explained the problems and pain I was experiencing and he questioned the severely of my discfort and pain. Very poor listener and not caring or compassionate. Stay clear of this doctor!
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After leaving four (4) phone messages with Pam, the scheduler, NEVER received a response. Might look for another doc.
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO

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