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Dr. Bennett Plotnick, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.7 (15)
Map Pin Small Skokie, IL
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Bennett Plotnick, MD

Dr. Bennett Plotnick, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Skokie, IL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 44 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Glenbrook Hospital, Skokie Hospital, Evanston Hospital and Highland Park Hospital. Dr. Plotnick, completed a residency at Lutheran General Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Plotnick an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Plotnick works at NorthShore Medical Group in Skokie, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis, Constipation and Intestinal Diverticulosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Plotnick's Office Locations

  1. 1
    NorthShore Medical Group
    9650 Gross Point Rd Ste 3900, Skokie, IL 60076 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 657-1900

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Glenbrook Hospital
  • Skokie Hospital
  • Evanston Hospital
  • Highland Park Hospital

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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Constipation
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis

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Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Constipation
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Abdominal Pain
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Unexplained Weight Loss
Crohn's Disease
Gastritis
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Barrett's Esophagus
Chronic Gastritis
Colorectal Polyp
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
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Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysentery
Dysphagia
Enteritis
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Indigestion
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Nausea
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Vomiting Disorders
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acidosis
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Actinic Keratosis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Gastritis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Rhinitis
Animal Allergies
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
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Atherosclerosis
Atrophic Vaginitis
Back Pain
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Disorders
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bronchiectasis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Celiac Disease
Chest Pain
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Achalasia
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Cough
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Cyclical Vomiting
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Duodenal Cancer
Dyslipidemia
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Varices
Essential Tremor
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Headache
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hiatal Hernia
Hydrocele
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Ileus
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Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Insomnia
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Intestinal Ischemia
Ischemic Colitis
Lactose Intolerance
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Malnutrition
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Occupational Liver Damage - Benzene
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Prostatitis
Proteinuria
Pyloric Stenosis
Radiculopathy
Rectal Ulcer
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Shingles
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Shortness of Breath
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomal Ulcer
Symptomatic Menopause
Thyroid Goiter
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tremor
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Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
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Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin D Deficiency
Vitamin_Deficiency
Wheezing
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Botox® Injection
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Diabetes Counseling
Esophageal Stenting
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
Immunization Administration
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
Nonvariceal Hemostatis
Pap Smear
Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Therapeutic Endoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
Variceal Hemostatis
Wireless pH Testing
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 44 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1154317139
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Bennett Plotnick, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Plotnick is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Plotnick has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Plotnick works at NorthShore Medical Group in Skokie, IL. View the full address on Dr. Plotnick’s profile.

    Dr. Plotnick has seen patients for Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis, Constipation and Intestinal Diverticulosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Plotnick on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Plotnick. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Plotnick.

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