Ulrich C. Luft, MD

Cardiology, Structural Heart

4.6
85 Ratings
Practices In: Naperville
Patients Seen: Adults

I believe in the judi­cious use of new ther­a­pies to offer min­i­mal­ly-inva­sive ther­a­pies to patients with car­diac and vas­cu­lar disease. 

Next Available Appointments
Have you seen a Duly Cardiologist before?

within the last three (3) years

Board Certifications
Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Vascular Medicine, Endovascular Medicine
Languages
English, German
Clinical Interests

Struc­tur­al heart dis­ease (per­cu­ta­neous valve replace­ment and repair), con­gen­i­tal heart dis­ease, endovas­cu­lar med­i­cine, aor­tic pathol­o­gy, coro­nary artery dis­ease, coro­nary inter­ven­tions, periph­er­al inter­ven­tions, TAVR, Mitr­a­Clip, Watch­man, PFO/ASD clo­sure, and VSD closure

Personal Interests

Trav­el, Moun­taineer­ing, Music, Guitar

Memberships
American College of Cardiology Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
AMITA Health Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Joliet
333 Madison Street Joliet, Illinois 60435 815-725-7133 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 North Winfield Road Winfield, Illinois 60190 630-933-1600 Get Directions
School
Oregon Health Sciences University Graduation Date: 2001 Degree: MD
Residency
Stanford University Resident in Internal Medicine
Fellowships
Oregon Health Sciences University Cardiology
Cedars-Sinai/UCLA Cardiology
Provider’s Publications
Transradial Structural Intervention
January 2000
Percutaneous closure of Perimembranous VSD Through an Arm Approach.
January 2000
Trans-apical Closure of Mitral Perivalvular Leak
January 2000
Regadenoson Induced Acute STEMI and Multivessel Coronary Thrombosis
January 2000
Percutaneous Transcatheter Closure of a Mitral Paravalvular Leak
January 2000
External Iliac Artery Stenosis as Etiology of Renal Failure Post-Kidney Transplant
January 2000
A Rare Diagnosis of Cardiac Amyloidosis Triggered by Cardiac Catheterization Findings
January 2000
Peripheral Arterial Disease – What do we need to know?
January 2000

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
85 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.5
85 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.6
85 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.6
85 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.6
85 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.5
84 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Dr. Luft, and Kelly Teal, along with the other staff members at this office, saved my life last year, and have showed my wife and I so much compassion, they should be commended for the way they interact and do their job."
5
Apr. 19, 2022
"Dr Luft answered all my questions and only did was necessary. He did not recommend a lot of testing and explained why. I really appreciated that."
5
Mar. 24, 2022
"Dr. Luft went through all the test I had in the ER."
5
Mar. 21, 2022
"ONLY DR. LUTZ, NOT DULY"
4
Mar. 9, 2022
"I was very impressed that my dr. had already read up on my test results the night before, and knew who I was after I told him why. I was there."
5
Mar. 4, 2022
"*Dr. Luft is affable and interested."
3.75
Feb. 24, 2022
"It's had to rate *Dr. Luft, because I had the best cardiologist with the most amazing caring spirit. While *Dr. Luft is good, he just is not the same caliber as my prior doctor, so my review is very biased."
4.5
Dec. 7, 2021
"I have recommended this Doctor to a friend."
5
Oct. 28, 2021
"Dr Luft always takes the time to explain in detail. He was my advocate when my insurance denied my proceduce which was ultimately approved and now I have low cholesterol for the first time ever."
5
Oct. 27, 2021
"I think Dr Luft is great in his approach and how he talks to me is very good, he takes the time to explain my condition and how to make improvements."
5
Sep. 23, 2021
"I wish all doctors were like *Dr. Luft. He and his staff are wonderful!"
5
Sep. 20, 2021
"*Dr. Luft always explains everything. He is an excellent physician, as a retired RN. I appreciate the expertise."
5
Sep. 16, 2021
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