See All Gastroenterologists in Maywood, IL
Dr. Scott Cotler, MD Icon-share Share Profile
Link Copied!
Profile link copied to clipboard!
Super Profile

Dr. Scott Cotler, MD

4.4 (15)
Map Pin Small Maywood, IL
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Scott Cotler, MD

Dr. Scott Cotler, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Maywood, IL. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Chicago and is affiliated with Ascension Saint Alexius, OSF Saint Joseph Medical Center, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rush Copley Medical Center, OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Elmhurst Hospital - Main Campus, Palos Community Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital, Osf Saint Elizabeth Medical Center, Edward Hospital - Main Campus, Pekin Memorial Hospital, UnityPoint Health - Methodist Hospital, Graham Hospital Association, Franciscan Health Dyer, UW Health, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Saint Margaret's Health Peru, Trinity Rock Island, AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet, Beloit Memorial Hospital, Cgh Medical Center, Genesis Medical Center – Silvis, Genesis Medical Center, Davenport, East Rusholme Street, Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital, Loyola University Medical Center, Osf Saint Clare Medical Center, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, Osf Saint Paul Medical Center, Proctor Hospital and St. Margaret's Health - Spring Valley. Patients rated Dr. Cotler an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Cotler works at Practice in Maywood, IL with other offices in Park Ridge, IL, Moline, IL and Rockford, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Cirrhosis, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Liver Damage along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Compare with other Gastroenterology Specialists
Compare Dr. Cotler with our nearby Gastroenterology Specialists at AdventHealth Chicago
These providers are on the medical staff of AdventHealth Chicago.

Dr. Cotler's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Foster G. Mcgaw Hospital
    2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (855) 483-7362
  2. 2
    Ear Nose and Throat (otolaryngology)-loyola Center for Health At Park Ridge
    1030 Higgins Rd, Park Ridge, IL 60068 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (855) 483-7362
  3. 3
    Resolve Healthcare LLC
    545 Valley View Dr, Moline, IL 61265 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (855) 483-7362
  4. 4
    Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center
    5666 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (855) 483-7362

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

Admitting hospitals are where the provider is credentialed to see patients, perform procedures, and send patients for continuous care.

  • Ascension Saint Alexius
  • OSF Saint Joseph Medical Center
  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center
  • Rush Copley Medical Center
  • OSF St. Mary Medical Center
  • Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
  • Elmhurst Hospital - Main Campus
  • Palos Community Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Kishwaukee Hospital
  • Osf Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
  • Edward Hospital - Main Campus
  • Pekin Memorial Hospital
  • UnityPoint Health - Methodist Hospital
  • Graham Hospital Association
  • Franciscan Health Dyer
  • UW Health
  • Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
  • Saint Margaret's Health Peru
  • Trinity Rock Island
  • AMITA Health Saint Joseph Medical Center Joliet
  • Beloit Memorial Hospital
  • Cgh Medical Center
  • Genesis Medical Center – Silvis
  • Genesis Medical Center, Davenport, East Rusholme Street
  • Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital
  • Loyola University Medical Center
  • Osf Saint Clare Medical Center
  • OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
  • Osf Saint Paul Medical Center
  • Proctor Hospital
  • St. Margaret's Health - Spring Valley

Experience & Treatment Frequency


What is treatment frequency?

Our treatment frequency feature helps you understand howoften a provider performs or treats a specificprocedure/condition compared to other doctors. Providersrank in one of four frequency categories:

Very HighFrequency
May Perform

Specific procedures/conditions that don’t haveenough data are indicated with “May Perform”. We encourageyou to contact the provider with questions about theirexperience.

Search for conditions or procedures.
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Liver Damage

Treatment frequency

Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Liver Damage
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
  • View other providers who treat Ascites
Biliary Cirrhosis
Hepatic Fibrosis
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Potassium Deficiency
Abdominal Pain
  • View other providers who treat Anemia
Esophageal Varices
Retroperitoneum Cancer
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Alcoholic Hepatic Failure
Alcoholic Hepatitis
All Types of Food Poisoning
Anal or Rectal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bile Duct Obstruction
Celiac Disease
Colorectal Polyp
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
  • View other providers who treat Diarrhea
Duodenal Ulcer
E. coli Food Poisoning
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Hepatic Coma
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hereditary Amyloidosis
  • View other providers who treat Hernia
Hiatal Hernia
  • View other providers who treat Ileus
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Ulcer
Liver Abscess
  • View other providers who treat Nausea
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Secondary Biliary Cholangitis
Spleen Cyst
Tapeworm Infection
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Gallbladder Scan
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
  • View other providers who treat pH Probe
Puncture Aspiration
Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Wireless pH Testing
Check your insurance
    Close Icon
    Please double-check when making an appointment.

    View All Accepted Carriers

    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Humana
    • UnitedHealthCare

    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Ratings & Reviews
    Reviews are displayed in date order and collected from patients who have agreed to reporting accurate and fair reviews. Providers with no reviews may have a new FindCare profile, or no submitted reviews on FindCare yet.

    Learn more about how FindCare's ratings and reviews work

    Average provider rating
    Based on 15 ratings
    Patient Ratings (15)
    5 Star
    4 Star
    3 Star
    2 Star
    1 Star
    Leave a review

    How was your appointment with Dr. Cotler?

    Read more reviews on Healthgrades
    Photo: Dr. Scott Cotler, MD
    How would you rate your experience with Dr. Scott Cotler, MD?
    • Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cotler to family and friends

    Dr. Cotler's Office & Staff

    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Experience with Dr. Cotler

    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
    • Hpends appropriate amount of time with patients

    Tell Us About Yourself

    • Your gender:
    • Your age group:
    • Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:

    Finish Here

    • How would you like to confirm your survey information?
      Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.
    Thank you for sharing your feedback about Dr. Scott Cotler, MD.

    About Dr. Scott Cotler, MD

    • Gastroenterology

    • *Healthline does not verify qualifications for medical specialties. Please verify your provider's specialty and qualifications directly with your provider and applicable medical board.
    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
    Years of Experience
    Years of experience represents how long a provider has been practicing in their field since graduating from medical school. Not all providers will have this information available.

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1225142730
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Chicago
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine and Transplant Hepatology
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Scott Cotler, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Cotler is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Cotler has seen patients for Cirrhosis, Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Liver Damage, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Cotler on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Cotler. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Cotler.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Cotler, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Cotler appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

    Telehealth Options
    This provider has not specified a telehealth appointment method. Would you still like to make an appointment with Dr. Cotler, or would you like to choose another provider and have an online appointment right now?
    Find provider online now
    Call now to make an appointment
    (855) 483-7362

    Are you Dr. Scott Cotler, MD?

    Claim your profile through Healthgrades to keep it updated and reach more patients.

    It’s free and only takes a minute.



    Primary Care
    Close Icon