Robert L. Pintozzi, MD

Specialty: Gastroenterology

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Locations

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Primary location

9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60643

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Office: 773-445-3500

Fax: 773-445-0575

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17850 South Kedzie Avenue

Suite 2100

Hazel Crest, IL 60429

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Office: 708-957-4011

Fax: 708-957-4013

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9550 West 167th Street

Orland Park, IL 60467

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Office: 708-873-4500

Fax: 708-873-4505

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Meet Robert L. Pintozzi, MD

About me

Credentials

Education

  • University Of Illinois
  • Lutheran General Hospital
  • Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL
  • University Of Illinois

Board certifications

  • Gastroenterology

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Advocate South Suburban Hospital
  • Advocate Trinity 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
  • CHAMPVA
  • 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
  • PHCS PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • SIHO 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 125 patient ratings.

Comments

May 29, 2020 11:11 AM

Telephone visit addressed medical, issue & concerns, Dr. Pintozzi gave advice on improving eating habits and generally overall advice as to maintenance of a healing lifestyle.

May 29, 2020 11:11 AM

I would like to share how Dr. Pintozzi called me on a (SUNDAY NITE) to inform me of results of a CT scan I was deeply troubled about. My eyes well w/tears, each time I think about how he extended himself to allay my fears & anxiety: I can't thank him enough for service that is not seen in today's world! May God continue to bless him and PLEASE may he be recognized for going above & beyond!

May 27, 2020 4:47 AM

Dr. Pintozzi & his team are fantastic! They were compassionate, caring & efficient. After my colonoscopy I had questions & the response was swift.

May 27, 2020 4:47 AM

The total experience was as pleasant as it could be. I felt well taken care of & absolutely confident in the abilities of all I encountered.

May 11, 2020 12:34 PM

Dr. is always nice and very informative. Makes emergency visits a priority and I appreciate that.

May 7, 2020 8:28 AM

He is a good doctor.

May 4, 2020 8:37 AM

Good never can say anything wrong here.

April 3, 2020 4:57 AM

First phone visit in leu of office visit. It was nice to not have to leave home!

March 25, 2020 1:47 PM

This doctor is very good about explaining all the options I have, a very excellent doctor!

March 25, 2020 1:47 PM

Great doctor.

March 19, 2020 6:03 AM

I always have good service with nurses and the doctor.

February 21, 2020 11:48 AM

Over the years his instructions which I follow have always been good.

February 17, 2020 1:25 PM

Great

February 16, 2020 7:01 AM

The visit was cordial & thorough.

February 16, 2020 7:01 AM

Very good.

January 28, 2020 1:01 PM

The best.

January 28, 2020 1:01 PM

All the helpers was very patients and kind also the desk reception.

January 15, 2020 12:15 PM

He is a respectable caring doctor he care about his patient problem.

January 13, 2020 6:17 AM

All is good - No problems at all with staff or provider.

December 18, 2019 12:26 PM

Very good.

December 14, 2019 5:27 AM

Doctor Pintozzi is very uplifting and helpful moreover he explains everything regarding my health very clearly.

December 14, 2019 5:27 AM

It was a very good experience, I look forward to seeing him again I am very fortunate to have him as my doctor.

December 12, 2019 1:11 PM

This provider has very good bedside manners, I've never had any bad visit, explains things to me very well.

December 11, 2019 10:34 AM

I am glad that I did have the 2 procedures done so that prompt steps can be taken to rectify my Barrett's Esophagus condition. I appreciate Dr. Pintozzi's kindness, help & assistance.

November 10, 2019 11:00 PM

Good visit with doctor.

October 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi goes out of his way to give great care. he was going to look up my records from 8 years ago to help me with an on going problem.

October 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi spent a lot of time and explained in detail what I had to do. I'm very satisfied with him.

September 5, 2019 7:00 PM

As far as I'm concern everything and everybody treated me respect and care.

August 29, 2019 7:00 PM

I had a very pleasant visit at the dr.'s office. Everyone was very pleasant and professional and I was waited on right away.

August 28, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi was helpful - I felt better upon leaving his office. He is a caring physician - he even called while he was on vacation to check my health concerns.

July 31, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi is an excellent GI specialist. He takes time to examine all health problem.

July 14, 2019 7:00 PM

My experience was good.

June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi is a very good doctor who seems to have your health issue as a concern. Scheduling appts are a joke & needs to be addressed IMMEDIATELY.

June 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Pintozzi is a good doctor but it took me 6 mths. to get in to see him. It is always like that. He has the worse hours at Orland Park location. And they had to call me 2x to reschedule.

May 29, 2019 7:00 PM

He is good he is respectable. He have time with his patient.

April 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Coming to this clinic has been a bad experience. They are very rude & uncaring in the office & when you ask questions or need an appointment I will never come here again.

March 4, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good.

February 20, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi is an excellent physician caring, knowledgeable & empathetic.

February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Thank you!

February 7, 2019 6:00 PM

During this visit, he was preoccupied with how to use a new computer.

February 6, 2019 6:00 PM

Advocate Health has a real nice dr. & staff. They treat you real nice I would recommend my friends to Advocate Health. Thank you.

January 29, 2019 6:00 PM

professional, caring, concern, kindness

December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

(Very nice and caring doctor).

December 8, 2018 6:00 PM

Good visit and Dr. Pintozzi is a excellent health care provider. MCM.

December 8, 2018 6:00 PM

He was very concerned with my medical problems he was also very helpful in giving me advice on what to do & what medication I should take.

October 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good.

September 21, 2018 7:00 PM

For me very good, understanding, attentive and helped me that he understood a bit of Spanish.

August 27, 2018 7:00 PM

He listens to me!!! For that I'm grateful!!!

July 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent.

June 26, 2018 7:00 PM

This was my first experience with Dr. Pintozzi. I was more than satisfied with his professionalism and dedication to his job. He made sure I understood everything and he made it a point to follow up with me personally. His passion and dedication reflect in his work. I would definitely recommend him and I felt he was very knowledgeable.

June 5, 2018 7:00 PM

One of the best I have ever visited.

April 30, 2018 7:00 PM

He takes his time to get to all the issues.

April 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi explained how I can get (rid) away of rectal pain. I'm doing what he told me to do and I'm feeling much better now.

April 2, 2018 7:00 PM

The provider was respectful and informative.

March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi & his staff were great. The lab personnel was another story. Just needed to pick up containers. Waited 45 minutes - still no help - left and picked up my containers at Metro South Medical Center where I waited 5 minutes. Reception at the lab in Beverly was loud as if a party was going on. - Not willing to stop private conversations to help me. - Will NEVER go there again!!! X was the lab recept.

March 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Very helpful, understanding, spends enough time with me and available any time I need advice.

March 14, 2018 7:00 PM

All was good.

March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Professional - I'm satisfied with this doctor. Dr. Pintozzi.

December 28, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. Pintozzi is a excellent doctor and has helped me get my ulcerative colitis under control - I would highly recommend him to anyone with similar problems. THE BEST!

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