Dariush S. Takhtehchian

Dariush S. Takhtehchian, M.D.

1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

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Dariush S. Takhtehchian, M.D.


1775 Ballard Road

Park Ridge, Illinois 60068


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About Me



  • Residency: University of Illinois
  • Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center
  • Residency: Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
  • Medical School: Southern Illinois University

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Dariush S. Takhtehchian, M.D.

4.9 out of 5

413 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.9 out of 5

335 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.9 out of 5

409 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

5 out of 5

412 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.9 out of 5

412 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

5 out of 5

411 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.9 out of 5

411 Patient Ratings



Reviewed on September 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Pleasant and in a timely fashion.

Reviewed on September 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Always a productive visit, concerns are always addressed. My medical health is always top priority.

Reviewed on September 23, 2019 7:00 PM

The Provider is always pleasant and cheerful to his patient.

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Very accommodating.

Reviewed on August 27, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

This doctor is excellent and a pleasure to talk to and be serviced by. I would rate him a A+.

Reviewed on August 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Always a positive experience

Reviewed on August 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Was very good.

Reviewed on August 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent experience.

Reviewed on August 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good experience.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

All went well.

Reviewed on July 31, 2019 7:00 PM

Always good.

Reviewed on July 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very positive. He ordered test which I have now completed and I have a follow up in 3 months.

Reviewed on June 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Excellent visit!!

Reviewed on June 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Very complete, professional, and quick.

Reviewed on June 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian is very professional, well mannered cardiologist. I definitely would recommend my provider to my family and friends.

Reviewed on June 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Pleasant - assuring.

Reviewed on June 12, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent service & patient experience. very attentive staff and well knowledged and caring doctor & staff

Reviewed on June 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Sr T and his staff are great!

Reviewed on June 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtechian is a wonderful heart doctor. He does listen to you and take time out for you. He tells you what not do regarding your health. And things to do that would improve it.

Reviewed on June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

He always asks and answers all questions

Reviewed on June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on May 21, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on May 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Everything went great. I was called immediately. X did a great job as usual. Dr. T. was his usual personal self. Great patient connection. I have had a couple of heart specialists before, but this team is outstanding.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019 7:00 PM

He is a very down to earth Doctor! Makes you feel very comfortable and listens to every issue I have.

Reviewed on May 16, 2019 7:00 PM

My doctor was very good, I did not feel rushed. He answered my questions and cared about what I thought. He seemed to have only my health as his concern. He asked me to come more often than I do and I agree with him.

Reviewed on May 10, 2019 7:00 PM

It was very good.

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM

I am very excited that my insurance has changed so I can come back to Dr. Takhtehchian. With my last insurance I had to leave him. He has a wonderful team. I feel I am getting excellent care now.

Reviewed on April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. T is the best cardiologist that has treated me.

Reviewed on April 28, 2019 7:00 PM

I always feel comfortable with my visit with Dr. Takhtechian.

Reviewed on April 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. is pleasant and professional. I trust his knowledge.

Reviewed on April 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good experience.

Reviewed on April 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Have been seeing Dr. T. for 11 years...he's the best!!!! And his nurse X is terrific too. Since I retired 2 years ago, I have between volunteering at Lutheran General. It is because of people like Dr. T. that I choose to volunteer.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Moved from out-of-state and this was my first visit with this provider. He reviewed records and ordered testing and scheduled another follow-up appointment. He also referred me to another doctor to check pacemaker and do follow-ups there. It seemed like a good beginning

Reviewed on March 19, 2019 7:00 PM

I always feel comfortable & confident when I see this provider -

Reviewed on March 18, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian is one of the best doctors I've seen in a long time. He really takes the time to listen to you and really takes the time to help you.

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

good visit.all questions answered with the utmost concern for me

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM


Reviewed on February 3, 2019 6:00 PM


Reviewed on February 2, 2019 6:00 PM

was very good.

Reviewed on February 1, 2019 6:00 PM

My visit was good as usual.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

always helpful

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

This provider was very informative and a pleasure to visit.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

my expiernce was good

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. T and his nurse, X are always helpful

Reviewed on January 13, 2019 6:00 PM

Alwyas the best care provided!

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

dr T is excellent!

Reviewed on November 27, 2018 6:00 PM

top notch dr.

Reviewed on November 18, 2018 6:00 PM


Reviewed on November 18, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. T always listens and provides good counsel. I trust his judgement and recommendations

Reviewed on November 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. "T" is a wonderful doctor & his assistant X is also a credit to him - keep them there at all COST!

Reviewed on November 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Feel comfortable, at ease. I highly respect him. Great doctor, knowledgeable, caring.

Reviewed on October 26, 2018 7:00 PM

A1 - The best - Number one - Excellent!

Reviewed on October 9, 2018 7:00 PM

He is an honest and knowledgeable Dr. I would highly recommend him for any heart issues

Reviewed on September 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent -

Reviewed on September 8, 2018 7:00 PM

It was very good

Reviewed on September 2, 2018 7:00 PM

The provider and his staff were exemplary.

Reviewed on August 31, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good

Reviewed on August 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr T is great!! From the first visit I've had with him he's always made me feel like he's looking out for my health... I don't have any cardiac issues but have a strong family history and he makes me feel like my concern for that matters... thank you Dr. T!!

Reviewed on August 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian has a wonderful demeanor with his patients. he made me feel so comfortable. love his personality! He took time to explain the medical terms to me.

Reviewed on August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Extremely satisfied with this provider and his staff.

Reviewed on August 9, 2018 7:00 PM

I have been associated with this provider for a number of years and find him to be very competent and attentive to my cardiac health and well-being. I always leave with the confidence of knowing I have been thoroughly evaluated regarding all aspects of cardiac care and management, and that his continuing course of monitoring and treatment is optimal and customized for my particular overall health situation.

Reviewed on August 5, 2018 7:00 PM

Receptionists may need help; you have one person working on calls and trying to check patients in. It can cause delays.

Reviewed on July 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent as always

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian is a great dr. My daughter sees him too. Earlier this year I was taken to another hospital by ambulance. When Mr dr got the records from them he told me I had a... something the other hospital never told me!

Reviewed on July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Always good care and concern for my health.

Reviewed on July 3, 2018 7:00 PM

X & Dr. T are some of the best people I have meet in my life. I am blessed by them being my providers.

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

All are very professional.

Reviewed on June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor Takhtehchian always greets me and asks how my health has been since he last saw me. He takes the time to listen to my concerns and answers all my questions. I am very pleased with the care that he gives me and I will continue to see him as long as I live.

Reviewed on June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Always attentive with a very good personality and caring tone.

Reviewed on June 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian is a very intelligent, caring, knowledgeable doctor. He is an asset to the department and the hospital.

Reviewed on June 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. T is always respectful and helpful. He is conservative and doesn't order any unnecessary procedures. He helped me get a new primary care physician. I would definitely recommend him.

Reviewed on June 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. T is a great cardiologist, caring, detail oriented, informed and a good listener. I'd recommend "Dr. T" to anyone who needs cardiac care.

Reviewed on June 1, 2018 7:00 PM

The doctor is so professional but caring about what is going on in your life.

Reviewed on May 11, 2018 7:00 PM

Great - friendly - professional.

Reviewed on May 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent Doctor. Explains everything in great detail and lay men terms. Shows issue with the heart on the diagrams on the wall.

Reviewed on May 5, 2018 7:00 PM

Assuming Dr. T knows his stuff, I like his fast talking personality in explaining things and his willingness to go over something I'm not clear or sure of. I don't feel he is rushing me even though he talks fast. He always asks if there are any questions.

Reviewed on April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

very comfortable discussing my health issues.

Reviewed on April 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent provider! Asked many questions, caring, good listener.

Reviewed on April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

excellent and professional

Reviewed on April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

I'm very happy with this doctor.

Reviewed on April 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Good. Nice & respectful.

Reviewed on March 31, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. T is excellent. Always receive very good care.

Reviewed on March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Tak Scheduled an Echocardiogram in 4-months, and mentioned a second procedure to be done in-house on the same day. Not sure what the second procedure is for. I asked for this information but got no reply.

Reviewed on March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Takhtehchian helped me understand my condition and alleviated my fears that were impacting my life. He was competent and had the most current knowledge. His solution was spot-on and I trusted him completely. Thank you!

Reviewed on March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. knows his trade he is always on time I wait 15 min. or less for him to appear.

Reviewed on March 7, 2018 6:00 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Takhtehchian. I was very impressed with his professional knowledge and manner. He had read medications I take and explained how and why they have affected my body. He ordered blood test plus other tests. I believe he is an asset for Advocate Medical Group and the community.

Reviewed on March 7, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent dr. wanting to help with any problem. Always a good experience.

Reviewed on March 7, 2018 6:00 PM

I am very pleased with the care that I received from this physician.

Reviewed on March 2, 2018 6:00 PM

Fair -

Reviewed on February 22, 2018 6:00 PM

He is good dr.

Reviewed on February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

This provider was very helpful to me. We discussed my medications and in another medical question, possible knee surgery for me.

Reviewed on December 22, 2017 6:00 PM

I always appreciate the time Dr. Takhtehchian takes answering any questions I may have as well as listening to any concerns I may have he also has an excellent "bedside manner" and I feel he truly cares about me as a patient.

Reviewed on December 18, 2017 6:00 PM

He is a wonderful caring doctor. He takes time to listen to you but keeps things lighted hearted and casual which brings the stress level down. I have much respect for him.

Reviewed on December 18, 2017 6:00 PM

I have two doctors both are very good. I trust them both.

Reviewed on December 1, 2017 6:00 PM

He's a good and caring physician who I believe gives me all the care and information I need when I see him.

Reviewed on November 28, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. T is an excellent physician. He is always looking out for my well-being as well as being positive and friendly.

Reviewed on November 22, 2017 6:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Echocardiography
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery


  • 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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