Brian A. Chicoine

Brian A. Chicoine, M.D.

1610 Luther Lane

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Brian A. Chicoine, M.D.

Family Medicine

Down Syndrome

1610 Luther Lane

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068



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All individuals are worthy and deserving of comprehensive and compassionate health care. Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity. People with Down's Syndrome should be active participants in their health care. Health promotion behaviors have a positive impact on the quality of a person's life.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Family Medicine
  • Primary Area of Focus: Down Syndrome
  • Gender:
  • Age: 61
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Family Medicine



  • Residency: Lutheran General Hospital
  • Internship: Lutheran General Hospital
  • Medical School: Loyola University Stritch School Of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Brian A. Chicoine, M.D.

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

5 out of 5

140 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

5 out of 5

152 Patient Ratings



Reviewed on November 11, 2019 4:06 PM

happy with this dr.

Reviewed on November 11, 2019 4:06 PM

Dr Chiccoine is the best!

Reviewed on November 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Pleasant, appropriate & insightful.

Reviewed on October 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Patient looks forward to visit with Dr. Chicoine. He interacts at his best because Dr. Chicoine's concern and respect for him is so genuine.

Reviewed on September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Chicoine and the staff at the Adult Down Syndrome Clinic are the very best!

Reviewed on September 22, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine at the Adult Down Syndrome Clinic is the best doctor anyone could have. His passion and expertise have been such a support to our family.

Reviewed on September 3, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. C. is nationally known for his work w/D.S. 1000 - infinite!! ALWAYS.

Reviewed on August 27, 2019 7:00 PM

The visit was very good.

Reviewed on August 20, 2019 7:00 PM

As always, Dr. Chicoine is the gold standard for medical care and compassion.

Reviewed on August 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Visit went well. Received information I was not expecting but he explained it to me and allowed time for me to process.

Reviewed on July 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Having down syndrome I couldn't find a better doctor to go than Dr. Chicoine. He is so caring.

Reviewed on July 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is very special - one of a kind - excellent.

Reviewed on July 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a treasure. So blessed to have the adult Down Syndrome Clinic for my brother.

Reviewed on June 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Always a great visit with Dr. Chicoine. We travel far to see him but worth it.

Reviewed on June 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best for X. He is great with our kids. Thank God for him.

Reviewed on June 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best. Always willing to listen, discuss and review any and all options -

Reviewed on June 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Doc Brian Chicoine is the best. Answers questions before you even have to ask and I am speaking as mom for my son.

Reviewed on May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

We have chosen Dr. Chicoine because of specialty in Downs Syndrome & have been under his care for several years. He knows more about Downs Syndrome than any other health professional!

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a superior doctor and his staff is excellent.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best of the best!

Reviewed on April 9, 2019 7:00 PM

We have the highest regard for Dr. Chicoine and the staff at ADSC. Our daughter was in bad shape - without a correct diagnosis - until we saw Dr. Chicoine. I think he saved her life.

Reviewed on March 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Wonderful! Very helpful in aiding my daughter, the patient, to find solutions to the health issues with which we are dealing. I am very thankful to him as he's given us hope.

Reviewed on March 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine demonstrates kindness and patience in his delivery of care to his patients with special needs. He has our trust.

Reviewed on March 5, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a wonderful person and a excellent doctor.

Reviewed on February 13, 2019 6:00 PM

Best doctor ever!!!

Reviewed on February 12, 2019 6:00 PM

Excellent medical and mental health care. Very lucky to have Dr Chicoine and ADSC. Expertise does not exist anywhere else.

Reviewed on February 1, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a blessing to those with downs syndrome and their families.

Reviewed on December 12, 2018 6:00 PM

We are so grateful for the ADSC & Dr. Chicoine & staff.

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM

He is great and has a great personality. Best doctor ever.

Reviewed on November 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine & his staff have been consistently wonderful & have helped me tremendously.

Reviewed on November 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Congenial, informative, caring.

Reviewed on October 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicone is the best. He addresses the patient and then the parent or guardian. We have been with him for many years and always have a great feeling when we leave.

Reviewed on October 8, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine and his staff are the gold standard of medical care.

Reviewed on September 28, 2018 7:00 PM

He is without a doubt the best provider for my down syndrome daughter - Everything went as desired.

Reviewed on September 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a caring, knowledgeable, interactive doctor. We are blessed to have him work with the Down Syndrome population.

Reviewed on September 10, 2018 7:00 PM

It is a pleasure to go to this office the staff is great and I am pleased to have Dr. Chicoine as X's doctor. He is knowledgeable - and kind and thorough even though X is not downs - He takes great care of her.

Reviewed on August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Chicoine is friendly, informative, and caring. He takes his time to understand what we are experiencing with our daughter with Down syndrome.

Reviewed on August 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is an exceptional physician and person. He is kind, patient, understanding and respectful of his patients with special needs. Extraordinary. As a parent/guardian it is a relief to speak with and learn from a physician so who understands Down Syndrome so well. We learn something new every visit -

Reviewed on July 11, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brian A. Chicoine MD exceptionally good with his patient. Takes time to answer questions, from guardian, concerning X's health.

Reviewed on July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is wonderful!! For those of us with a son/daughter with Down Syndrome, we are more than blessed to have him in our lives as our health care provider and friend. He is WONDERFUL!! (His staff is great too!!)

Reviewed on July 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Always professional, friendly, caring.

Reviewed on July 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent - made me feel very good, despite my illness because everything was explained to me and my questions were answered and all was very positive.

Reviewed on June 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is an amazing physician for my son and I hope he never goes away.

Reviewed on June 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine goes above and beyond to provide optimal medical care and considers physical, mental, social and family issues with true empathy for his patient. He listens and REMEMBERS your concerns. AMG is fortunate to have him as part of the group!

Reviewed on June 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is extremely attentive and caring. He puts himself and his family in my shoes and shows great compassion.

Reviewed on June 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is able to connect with X in a special way. X's anxiety was much better during the visit.

Reviewed on May 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is professional, personable, respectful, knowledgeable and kind. We couldn't ask for more and are grateful to have him for X's physician.

Reviewed on May 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine saw my brother X. The adult down syndrome clinic is a wonderful place and Dr. Chicoine is a gem.

Reviewed on April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

We would be LOST w/o the ADSC - Dr. Chicoines efforts.

Reviewed on April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brain Chicoine is an excellent and compassionate, caring physician to his patients at the Adult down Syndrome Center at Advocate High praises for him.

Reviewed on March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Knowledgeable, compassionate, and responsive as always.

Reviewed on March 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Friendly, personable and professional.

Reviewed on March 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a very good doctor and talks directly to the patient and makes the patient feel comfortable and cared for.

Reviewed on March 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Great experience as usual! Don't LIKE questionnaires! Probably will not answer them again.

Reviewed on February 21, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best doctor and most knowledgeable person I know in regards to Down Syndrome, and treating adults. We are so fortunate XX is under his care. He talks directly to XX and shows great respect for him & everything we say. HE'S THE BEST!!

Reviewed on February 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent as usual.

Reviewed on January 25, 2018 6:00 PM

This visit was fantastic. All questions regarding upcoming surgery and expectations were addressed.

Reviewed on January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a great provider for those with Downs Syndrome. Goes the extra mile and makes the extra effort. Dr. Chicoine and the other providers in his office are a great team.

Reviewed on January 15, 2018 6:00 PM

There is no one as good and caring as Doctor Chicoine and his staff.

Reviewed on December 26, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is always attentive, respectful, and knowledgeable. The staff is friendly and efficient. Everyone seems to really care about the patients and families.

Reviewed on November 18, 2017 6:00 PM


Reviewed on October 31, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent as always! Dr. Chicoine is very knowledgeable, qualified and genuinely vested in "our folks!"

Reviewed on October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Always a positive experience. All members of the team are excellent. The Adult Down Syndrome Center is the best resource for our family. Don't know what we would do without their guidance.

Reviewed on October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine and the Adult Down Syndrome Center genuinely care about, listen to, and show respect for our family member with Down Syndrome. We are grateful for their care.

Reviewed on October 22, 2017 7:00 PM

I trust this provider and consider him to be the best possible for my daughter.

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

So glad to have found the adult down syndrome clinic & Dr. Chicoine!

Reviewed on October 4, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine has a special gift for treating our adult children with DD. We could not be more pleased and grateful for his care and concern.

Reviewed on September 26, 2017 7:00 PM

good place

Reviewed on August 28, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine and the entire team at the adult Down Syndrome center are wonderful and completely professional.

Reviewed on August 5, 2017 7:00 PM

Yearly visit to Dr. Chicoine & Adult Down Syndrome Clinic is always - helpful & advises us of what is "normal." What are issues, and what to be watching for in the future.

Reviewed on July 19, 2017 7:00 PM

Always a positive, uplifting experience. THE BEST!

Reviewed on July 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent, as always!

Reviewed on July 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Always a professional, caring visit.

Reviewed on July 12, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Chicoine is wonderful. He is extremely caring, professional, and knowledgeable abut Down syndrome. He makes us feel as if he truly cares about our son.

Reviewed on July 5, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Chicoine is one of the most knowledgeable and compassionate doctors we have encountered. He speaks to our daughter directly and takes the time to listen to both her and us. His expertise is unparalleled.

Reviewed on July 3, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is a very special physician who has a very caring and respectful rapport with my special needs son.

Reviewed on July 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine and the Down Syndrome Center always go out of their way to be perfect. We are so lucky.

Reviewed on June 7, 2017 7:00 PM

The best!!!

Reviewed on June 6, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best!

Reviewed on June 6, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent. Treated as a individual.

Reviewed on May 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Chicoine is the best - always caring and listens without rushing us.

Reviewed on May 1, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 23, 2017 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Adult Down Syndrome
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Celiac Disease
  • Depression
  • Hypothyroidism (Underactive Thyroid)
  • No General Pediatric Patients
  • No OBG Patients
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea


  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS


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