Bruce R Greenspahn

Bruce R Greenspahn, M.D.

1875 Dempster Street

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Bruce R Greenspahn, M.D.

Interventional Cardiology

1875 Dempster Street

Suite 555

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

847.698.5500

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Treating the patient and making decisions that I would make for my own family.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Interventional CardiologyCardiology
  • Gender:
  • Age: 70
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Interventional Cardiology

Credentials

Education

  • Residency: University Of Illinois Medical Center
  • Internship: University Of Illinois Medical Center
  • Fellowship: The University of Chicago Hospitals
  • Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
  • Advocate Medical Group

Ratings and Comments

Bruce R Greenspahn, M.D.

4.7 out of 5

386 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.7 out of 5

312 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.7 out of 5

382 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.7 out of 5

385 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.8 out of 5

384 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.8 out of 5

381 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.7 out of 5

383 Patient Ratings

Comments

Great "bedside manner." Felt like I was talking to an old friend who is a genius in his work.

Reviewed on August 12, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent communications and understanding from this Doctor pertaining to my conditions and present health. I feel that this M.D knows and care what's best for me.

Reviewed on August 11, 2019 7:00 PM

FINE DR. LIKES HIS WORK .LISTENS.

Reviewed on July 29, 2019 7:00 PM

DR GREENSPAHN IS GREAT AND THE OFFICE IS VERY PROFESSIONALLY RUN

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

DR GRENSPAHN IS A VERY COMPETENT CARDIOLOGIST AND WE TRUST HIS JUDGEMENT AND ADVICE REGARDING THE TREATMENT OF MY CONDITION

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn has always shown concern, care, and patience.

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on June 9, 2019 7:00 PM

dr Greenspan took time to talk with me making me feel comfortable with the reason for a pre op exam for a surgery I'm to have. wished me good luck

Reviewed on June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is a consummate professional who cares about his patients health, well-being and ongoing activities to live life to the fullest.

Reviewed on June 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Very Professional from start to finish

Reviewed on May 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Great!

Reviewed on May 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Trusted dr. for many years.

Reviewed on April 22, 2019 7:00 PM

Doctor Greenspagn is EXCELLENT

Reviewed on April 21, 2019 7:00 PM

very thorough exam. all my questions we addressed.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent... Very professional.

Reviewed on March 21, 2019 7:00 PM

No problems at all Dr. Greenspan is very, very thorough !!! I hope he does not retire soon.

Reviewed on March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Top notch doc. Really an expert. Wish there were more like him!

Reviewed on March 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is simply the best! Thank you!

Reviewed on March 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good Doctor, takes great care of me and makes sure I'm in fair to good health. One of the best doctors I have who cares.

Reviewed on March 1, 2019 6:00 PM

Refreshing...didn't rush in and back out...

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Well satisfied with Dr. Greenspahn.

Reviewed on February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

Great physician and personOffice phone system needs more staff. The waits are excessive.

Reviewed on February 5, 2019 6:00 PM

good visit

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Greenspan saved my life

Reviewed on January 26, 2019 6:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Annual tress test went well. Talked to doctor about it and made another annual appointment

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

dr Greenspahn is a very dedicated and excellent doctor

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is very knowledgeable and his demeanor and advice is very reassuring

Reviewed on January 19, 2019 6:00 PM

Best dr. ever.

Reviewed on December 12, 2018 6:00 PM

office staff Terible

Reviewed on December 7, 2018 6:00 PM

I was taken into exam room at appointment time, but waited in exam room for 40 minutes. Fortunately I could remain fully dressed and had a book with me.

Reviewed on December 7, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is an excellent doctor. He takes his time with you and listens to you. '

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is generous with his time for me. This is a VERY busy office. I feel he is sincere and caring about my progress. I like him very much.

Reviewed on October 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Courteous.

Reviewed on October 20, 2018 7:00 PM

courteous, caring medical service I feel extremely confident in Dr. Bruce Greendpands' expertise and his staff with Advocate

Reviewed on October 14, 2018 7:00 PM

DR. Greenspahn is the most wonderful doctor.

Reviewed on October 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn has been my cardiologist for about 10 years now. He has always been very courteous and professional.

Reviewed on September 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn MD, Bruce I feel like my family he took care my husband. So now me is a trust on doctor. They have the guide and not to keep on long term medicine. Thanks.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is my cardiologist. He is always thorough and analytical and caring as to my condition and the maintenance of my health and dosages of my medications.

Reviewed on September 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Answer all my question.

Reviewed on September 9, 2018 7:00 PM

He listened to what I had to say and made some adjustments

Reviewed on August 31, 2018 7:00 PM

VERY BUSY day for office. Had to wait longer than usual.

Reviewed on August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Everyone addressed my problem with efficiency & respect.

Reviewed on August 23, 2018 7:00 PM

I felt comfortable and since there was no issues the experience was fine. I did say that some of the meds make me tired and the doctor reduced the dosage.

Reviewed on August 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Greenspan is the best!!

Reviewed on August 13, 2018 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on August 5, 2018 7:00 PM

great experience.

Reviewed on July 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is a truly EXCELLENT cardiologist!

Reviewed on July 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Great as always

Reviewed on July 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Thank you Dr. Greenspahn & your team. You are taking good care of us.

Reviewed on July 5, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn helped save my life! Need I say more?

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

dr Greenspan and his nurse are absolutely exceptional

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

good

Reviewed on June 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Best Doctor I've had in 87 years. He is excellent and loved by my wife and I.

Reviewed on May 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn has good judgment regarding my healthcare.

Reviewed on May 7, 2018 7:00 PM

The day I was there the physician was. 1 hr. late, and the computers were down, and they forgot to send me the requisition for a test that was ordered. I do understand this happens some time.

Reviewed on April 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Provider was not caring. NO "bedside manner" I was scared and he didnt pick up on it. He was very businesslike addressing my very serious problem.

Reviewed on April 17, 2018 7:00 PM

I think Dr. Greenspahn is a very good doctor - Too busy - I wish he had a little more time with his patients.

Reviewed on March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Office often feels chaotic.

Reviewed on March 21, 2018 7:00 PM

He has been my cardiologist since I had a heart attack 26 years ago and has done a very good job of keeping me as healthy as I can be for a 78 year old. He scared me straight!

Reviewed on March 11, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good experience

Reviewed on February 25, 2018 6:00 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Greenspahn due to past doctors retirement. My wife told me he was good but I was pleasantly surprised to find out how excellent he was.

Reviewed on February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent care and took interest in my case and well being.

Reviewed on February 14, 2018 6:00 PM

went well

Reviewed on February 9, 2018 6:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on February 5, 2018 6:00 PM

A Doctor who cares and looks out for you.

Reviewed on February 2, 2018 6:00 PM

Waited 40 minutes past appointment time, for dr. to spend 7 minutes in room, comes in the room and you feel rushed.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

I have seen Dr. Greenspahn for 21 yrs. I have great respect for him & his skills as a physician.

Reviewed on December 27, 2017 6:00 PM

I have a yearly stress test with Greenspahn for a slight blockage of a coronary artery. he is a magnificent individual and doctor. He is truly a jewel and an absolute credit to his profession and your organization!

Reviewed on December 18, 2017 6:00 PM

great experience as always

Reviewed on December 15, 2017 6:00 PM

I think Dr. Greenspab is an excellent cardiologist and a nice guy too!

Reviewed on December 15, 2017 6:00 PM

It was great - no issues at all

Reviewed on December 11, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn never gives you his undivided attention - he's on the phone or talking to a nurse during my visit very rude!!

Reviewed on December 1, 2017 6:00 PM

I called the end of October and made an appointment for 11/17 their earliest. When I arrived for my appt I was not on the schedule..the appt had not been recorded in the computer. They took me in right away.

Reviewed on November 27, 2017 6:00 PM

Always Professional....Honest with me....

Reviewed on November 19, 2017 6:00 PM

VERY GOOD .

Reviewed on November 4, 2017 7:00 PM

as always excellent. Listens to you.

Reviewed on October 23, 2017 7:00 PM

satisfied, as usual

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

Apparently, although I had an appointment; no one scheduled my annual stress test. His nurse made special arrangements & the tech went out of his way to squeeze me in. The scheduler screwed up.

Reviewed on October 11, 2017 7:00 PM

He's terrific.

Reviewed on October 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Great.

Reviewed on October 9, 2017 7:00 PM

Provider is easy to talk to and listens to most of my questions. I am not sure he has detailed knowledge of some of the latest procedures in heart valve procedures.

Reviewed on October 8, 2017 7:00 PM

Yearly visit. Went well.

Reviewed on October 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Wish the wait time on the most recent visit last week was a little less. He was very thorough regarding possible treatments based on MRI results and PMH. I trust him.

Reviewed on October 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Greenspahn is the best doctor anyone could have. He is thorough, easy to talk to & he listens to all you have to say.

Reviewed on September 26, 2017 7:00 PM

VERY busy doc, so sort of understandable that he's not very conversational.

Reviewed on August 7, 2017 7:00 PM

As always, for the past 15 years, at each visit, Dr. Greenspahn & staff have been the best. I am so thankful to have them.

Reviewed on August 3, 2017 7:00 PM

Always a pleasant experience when seeing this provider.

Reviewed on July 28, 2017 7:00 PM

Often times he's "Running late".

Reviewed on July 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Very god doctor, looks out for my welfair.

Reviewed on July 3, 2017 7:00 PM

"Great".

Reviewed on June 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on May 17, 2017 7:00 PM

excellent

Reviewed on May 14, 2017 7:00 PM

this was the first time I felt positive about my visit with this provider. The office can be chaotic and previously felt rushed by the doctor. all of those concerns were not evident in this last visit. there was another physician attending who did not enter a new prescription with the company that fills maintanence prescriptions. another call will be pending.

Reviewed on April 14, 2017 7:00 PM

excellent doctor

Reviewed on April 10, 2017 7:00 PM

The doctor was helping another patient in the cath lab with a serious issue so the wait was a little long but the staff was great about keeping me updated. The doctor & I had a good conversation about my concerns during the exam.

Reviewed on April 9, 2017 7:00 PM

It was just OK! Dr. G is very serious - a man of few words. He is a very good doctor, did my stent procedure very well, that is why I will still see him.

Reviewed on March 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Excellent visit

Reviewed on March 13, 2017 7:00 PM

Ben with Dr. Greenspahn since 2003. He is very caring, serious and good.

Reviewed on March 7, 2017 6:00 PM

He was busy training his student.

Reviewed on March 6, 2017 6:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Angioplasty
  • Atherectomy
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Circulatory Problems
  • Echocardiograms
  • Echoed Stress Tests
  • EKG - Electrocardiogram
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Stent Procedure (For Angioplasty)
  • Stress Testing
  • Vascular

Insurance

  • 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 PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Advocate Health Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO - HMO Select
  • Humana EPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO - Advocate Associate Medical 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
  • Humana PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • 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 PPO
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • SEIU HCII
  • SIHO 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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