Motilal A. Bhatia, MD

Specialty: Gastroenterology

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Advocate Medical Group

17850 South Kedzie Avenue

Suite 2100

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

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Meet Motilal A. Bhatia, MD

About me

  • Hindi
  • ColonoscopyEndoscopy (Capsule)Gastro Esophogeal Reflux DiseaseInflammatory Bowel DiseaseUlcers



  • Cooper Medical Center
  • Cooper Medical Center
  • Cooper Medical Center, Internal Medicine
  • University of Bombay

Board certifications

  • Gastroenterology

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 104 patient ratings.


June 18, 2020 10:53 AM

My visit was via phone since this visit occurred during the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. The visit went well. Office staff was professional and considerate. Dr. Bhatia explained the procedure well and answered all my questions.

March 16, 2020 9:12 AM


February 20, 2020 11:51 AM

Yes I did like how they treated me. Were attentive and nice.

February 14, 2020 7:58 AM

Dr. Motilal A. Bhatia, explained to me about what test to take and what medicine to take.

February 14, 2020 7:58 AM

Dr. Motilal A. Bhatia, he spend's enough time with you and gives you the best information about your health concerns.

December 7, 2019 12:33 PM


November 14, 2019 9:30 AM

I was expecting to see Dr. X not Dr. Bhatia. My first time seeing him and I was not satisfied w/his answers to questions asked. Plus it took too long a time for me to see him appointing it was over a week before could see him -

October 27, 2019 7:00 PM

I feel very confident with this doctor

October 25, 2019 7:00 PM

Thorough visit. All tests ordered.

October 17, 2019 7:00 PM

The visit was excellent provider was caring of my concerns took his time to listen and went about and beyond to make sure I was well taken care of and scheduled my procedure to meet my concerns.

October 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Good services.

October 3, 2019 7:00 PM

I saw Dr. Bhatia for the first time to consult about a colonoscopy referred by my primary doctor. Dr. Bhatia was very courteous and helpful.

September 30, 2019 7:00 PM


September 17, 2019 7:00 PM

He was very kind and polite and I had no problem with him or his staff.

August 8, 2019 7:00 PM

Very short visit. I could have stayed home and come for just the surgery. The trip was a waste of time.

July 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Very confident with Dr. Bhatia.

June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

Very helpful staff.

April 25, 2019 7:00 PM

A good and knowledgeable visit.

March 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Very happy w/care of Dr. Bhatia.

February 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Only complaint is that I specified that I wanted a maintenance medication renewal prescription sent to my mail order pharmacy but it was sent instead to a local pharmacy.

December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent discussion of needed colonoscopy, indications, risks, outcomes.

December 5, 2018 6:00 PM


October 23, 2018 7:00 PM

My provider is very helpful to me about my health and well being. I been with him many years and I trust him when it come to my health.

October 15, 2018 7:00 PM

V Good - No Problems

October 5, 2018 7:00 PM

I didn't care for this doctor, he didn't seem to care about the things that I shared about my health and signs and symptoms that I am still having.

October 2, 2018 7:00 PM

checked all of my test result, they were all good. order another test still having stomach pain. My MD told me I was a medical mystery.

September 4, 2018 7:00 PM


July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

It was nice.

April 24, 2018 7:00 PM

I enjoy my visits with Dr. Bhatia. He explains everything and he listens to all my concerns and provide answers.

March 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Bhatia & the staff (reception & nurses) were great & extremely helpful.

March 22, 2018 7:00 PM

A very welcome visit greeted with a smile. Looked for the problem right away, order a text for me at Advocate hospital.

January 21, 2018 6:00 PM

Receptionists/clerk gave me a medical bill from another doctors office - she evaded my privacy.

January 11, 2018 6:00 PM

It was a first visit for me and it went well the dr. was warm and receptive.

January 5, 2018 6:00 PM

He is a very good doctor.

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