Michael  Brottman

Michael Brottman, M.D.

133 East Brush Hill Road

Elmhurst, Illinois 60126

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Michael Brottman, M.D.


133 East Brush Hill Road

Suite 202

Elmhurst, Illinois 60126


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My commitment to all patients is to provide the highest quality cardiovascular care possible. I believe placing patients first by working as a team with my physician colleagues, offers our collective experience and expertise so that each individual can enjoy life to its fullest potential.

About Me



  • Internship: Loyola University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Loyola University Medical Center
  • Residency: Loyola University Medical Center
  • Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Advocate Medical Group

Ratings and Comments

Michael Brottman, M.D.

4.9 out of 5

292 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

291 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.9 out of 5

224 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.8 out of 5

292 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.8 out of 5

291 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.8 out of 5

289 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

290 Patient Ratings


Dr. Brottman is a professional, compassionate & caring doctor. He anticipates your needs before you even realize you need it.

Reviewed on December 3, 2018 6:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on November 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr Brottman has been my cardiologist for close to 20 years. I have complete confidence in him. He has alway been professional, courteous and has always shown an strong interest in my health and well-being on both a professional and personal basis.

Reviewed on November 18, 2018 6:00 PM

Appointments were on time and the doctor and staff were able and willing to answer all questions that I and my family member had during this appointment. I was, as always, very satisfied with the treatment I received.

Reviewed on October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

I have being going to Dr. Brottman for 18 years is very good and will recommend him to friends

Reviewed on October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent doctor, very professional

Reviewed on October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Always professional & courteous.

Reviewed on October 19, 2018 7:00 PM

DR. Brottman has been my heart Dr. since about the year 2000 and I think he is a great Doctor .

Reviewed on October 7, 2018 7:00 PM

I always feel that Dr. Brottman is highly capable in his field and knows me too.

Reviewed on October 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is a excellent physician I would recommend him to anyone I know. Dr. Brottman make you feel like a person, and not just a patient, I respect his opinion and he respect mine, he is a good human being.

Reviewed on September 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman and his nurse are always helpful and answer all questions asked.

Reviewed on September 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor Brottman has been my doctor since 2001. He takes good care of me.

Reviewed on September 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good, informative,

Reviewed on August 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman has always been very respectful to me and my health needs for about 8 years when I first started going to his office. I like work.

Reviewed on July 5, 2018 7:00 PM

Very nice visit.

Reviewed on July 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Always good to see you, Dr. Brottman!

Reviewed on June 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Brottman is attentive, knowledgeable and caring.

Reviewed on June 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is an excellent heart doctor.

Reviewed on April 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman has always provided me with excellent care.

Reviewed on April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Always a productive and professional visit by Doctor and all staff.Consistently

Reviewed on April 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Method, that is procedure, for rescheduling is a bit awkward. If back up of patients - very small waiting area which we experienced and is across from clerk's office. When you use a walker this is very cumbersome - of course you can call but it is more convenient to schedule while you are there.

Reviewed on April 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is always pleasant.

Reviewed on March 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor Brottman has been my doctor since 2001 and he knows me really well. We also talk about my heart and also my part time job. He also ask how the paper rollers are doing. I'm a paper roller.

Reviewed on March 7, 2018 6:00 PM

I appreciate the fact that Dr. Brottman listened to what I had to say and offered a solution which I am pursuing.

Reviewed on March 4, 2018 6:00 PM

I thought it was very professional , everyone was very polite!

Reviewed on March 4, 2018 6:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on February 23, 2018 6:00 PM

More than adequate

Reviewed on February 19, 2018 6:00 PM

Always professional & very nice.

Reviewed on February 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent health care and medical staff.

Reviewed on January 23, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Brottman has been my cardiologist since 2000 - I'm very satisfied.

Reviewed on January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is very kind and polite. He answers any questions I ask and gives reasons why.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Brottman has been my doctor for many years. He always is very thorough. I'm very satisfied with the time he spent with me.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

I always have top notch care with Dr. Brottman he is a very good cardiologist!

Reviewed on December 8, 2017 6:00 PM

I was complaining about being sluggish, cut my meds in half & not I'm back to work, I like my doctor & liking someone is a real big thing with me.

Reviewed on December 5, 2017 6:00 PM

He listens to mom's reasons and explains things to her patiently.

Reviewed on December 3, 2017 6:00 PM

Helpful and respectful.

Reviewed on November 30, 2017 6:00 PM

I have been a patient if Dr Brottman for 18 years. he is always professional and courteous. He cares about his patients. I feel privileged to have Dr Brottman as my cardiologist.

Reviewed on November 19, 2017 6:00 PM

He did what was best for me & my wife.

Reviewed on November 10, 2017 6:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on November 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Wonderful MD!

Reviewed on October 31, 2017 7:00 PM

He is very compassionate but straight to the point - which is the best way to be

Reviewed on October 26, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is always MEDICALLY correct & friendly.

Reviewed on October 23, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is always friendly and cheerful.

Reviewed on October 10, 2017 7:00 PM

Very thankful he is my cardiologist. Continue to pray for him each day.

Reviewed on October 2, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is a great cardiologist. He has saved my life twice and given me hope for the future.

Reviewed on October 1, 2017 7:00 PM

Always happy to see and he always pleasant to talk to. Always perfefitional and sits down and explains about the Medicine I'm taking and my medical condition.

Reviewed on September 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Good and concerned for my well being.

Reviewed on September 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Always very good.

Reviewed on September 17, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman, nurse & receptionist were outstanding Dr. Brottman is an excellent PROVIDER.

Reviewed on September 13, 2017 7:00 PM

Very good MD!

Reviewed on September 12, 2017 7:00 PM

This was my first visit and it was good.

Reviewed on August 19, 2017 7:00 PM

This was a routine check up w/Dr. Brottman. He was, as always, thorough & to the point. Plus he was cordial!

Reviewed on August 14, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on July 25, 2017 7:00 PM

excellent and straightforward, just the way I like it.

Reviewed on July 15, 2017 7:00 PM

this provider is outstanding. I feel comfortable entrusting him with my health. I am a heart valve recipient and he has my best interest at hand I was blessed the day I walked into the ER and was given this provider to oversee my health crisis !

Reviewed on July 14, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Brottman is a very caring person and I enjoy my time in his office. And a very good staff I might add.

Reviewed on July 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Brottman is very caring, informative and helpful.

Reviewed on June 25, 2017 7:00 PM


Reviewed on May 22, 2017 7:00 PM

I did not totally agree with recommendations.

Reviewed on May 14, 2017 7:00 PM

This provider is just fine. I see him once a year to be reassured I am on the right track.

Reviewed on May 9, 2017 7:00 PM

Could not be in safer hands.

Reviewed on May 8, 2017 7:00 PM

Brottman is great

Reviewed on May 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on May 4, 2017 7:00 PM

Pleasant and thorough.

Reviewed on April 9, 2017 7:00 PM

I have been seeing him on & off for several years and have always been satisfied.

Reviewed on March 9, 2017 6:00 PM

Good visit.

Reviewed on March 6, 2017 6:00 PM


Reviewed on March 6, 2017 6:00 PM

Love Dr Brottman but did not like the lady who does the scheduling in the office.

Reviewed on March 5, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Brottman has been my cardiologist for the last 18 years - wonderful Doctor.

Reviewed on March 2, 2017 6:00 PM

everything went very well

Reviewed on February 13, 2017 6:00 PM

Good - doctor brought me back to life. I was dead. He is a great great doctor. I will forever be grateful.

Reviewed on February 9, 2017 6:00 PM

I like Dr. Brottman he a good Doctor

Reviewed on January 29, 2017 6:00 PM

Annual follow-up for ongoing problem. Discussed changes in lab results and what to keep doing and what to change to get results to where we want them. Comfortable to talk to and always respectful

Reviewed on January 27, 2017 6:00 PM

Follow up visit. Covered any changes I might have experienced (or didn't). Gave me enough time for the few questions I had.

Reviewed on January 27, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Brottman saved my life. He is excellent. I was brought to the hospital under emergency conditions and was tended to by Dr. Brottman.

Reviewed on January 23, 2017 6:00 PM

Very Thorough & Professional

Reviewed on January 9, 2017 6:00 PM

Good experience.

Reviewed on January 8, 2017 6:00 PM

Excellent - been his patient now for the past 15 years. He be good!

Reviewed on January 4, 2017 6:00 PM

Went well.

Reviewed on December 19, 2016 6:00 PM

It would be nice to get an appointment convenient to me and not them.

Reviewed on December 11, 2016 6:00 PM

Dr Brottman has been my heart Dr. for almost 17 years and I think he is great .

Reviewed on November 25, 2016 6:00 PM

this was a through review.

Reviewed on November 20, 2016 6:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on October 30, 2016 7:00 PM

the visit was quick .cordial and to the point.

Reviewed on October 26, 2016 7:00 PM


Reviewed on October 18, 2016 7:00 PM

He was good, friendly.

Reviewed on October 8, 2016 7:00 PM

Always kind, listens to what I have to say never rushes to get out of the room.

Reviewed on October 4, 2016 7:00 PM

"Excellent" doctor - would recommend him to other patients.

Reviewed on October 3, 2016 7:00 PM

I liked that he listened and explained tx and what he felt was vest for me and the reasons why

Reviewed on September 27, 2016 7:00 PM

My experience was excellent!

Reviewed on September 25, 2016 7:00 PM

Always professional & caring.

Reviewed on September 5, 2016 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia


  • 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 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 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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