Dr. Thomas Bump, MD

Dr. Thomas Bump, MD

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Age 66
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Dr. Thomas Bump, MD is a cardiology specialist in Palos Heights, IL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1972 and specializes in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.Read his story

11800 Southwest Hwy Ste 209

Palos Heights, IL 60463

Contact Information

(708) 304-4689

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Atrial Flutter
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Bump's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Bump's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bump "Thomas E. Bump, MD, FACC is one of the co-founders of Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology in Chicago where he specializes in treating heart rhythm disorders. Dr. Bump's patients benefit from his four decades of experience in cardiology. They trust the doctor for his willingness to listen to their concerns and put together teams of specialists to treat all of their health needs While working on his fellowship, Dr. Bump also completed specialized training in clinical cardiac electrophysiology under Dr. Kenneth Rosen. Following his training, he joined the faculty at the University of Chicago where he established its clinical electrophysiology program and joined Dr. Robert Arzbaecher as the co-investigator of NIH-funded research into device-based detection and treatment of arrhythmias. Together with Dr. A. Tom Petropulos, Dr. Bump co-founded Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology, where he has delivered compassionate healthcare to patients from Illinois and Indiana since 1992. While he provides comprehensive cardiac care, his clinical interests focus on atrial fibrillation, ablations, defibrillator management, and pacemaker insertion and maintenance, including implantable cardioverter defibrillators. When he's not treating patients, Dr. Bump stays active in international medical education, especially in Vietnam. Dr. Bump holds multiple board certifications in: Internal Medicine Cardiovascular Disease Electrophysiology Dr. Bump is a member of American College of Cardiology, Fellow."

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

3  Board Certifications

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

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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22  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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bump has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bump's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bump to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Bump's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Bump is Caring, Empathetic, Extremely Professional and Willing Shares His Knowledge to make patient - Physician communications outstanding! His thoroughness and compassion completes the profile of a Extremely Qualified Physician & Cardiologist! Highly Recommended!
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