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Brian Ragona, MD, FACP

Philosophy of Care

I practice medicine by applying scientific knowledge and clinical expertise to compassionately partner with my patients in the treatment and management of their medical issues.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 260 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Geriatrics
    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 33


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Metabolic Bone Disease, Diabetes, Cad, Lipids, Opiate Addiction


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, Golf, Bowling, Hunting, Chicago Bears, Chicago Blackhawks


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, The Chicago Medical School
    Graduation Date 06/1983
    Degree MD

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Loyola University of Chicago, F. G. McGaw Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola University of Chicago, F. G. McGaw Hospital
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Loyola University of Chicago, F. G. McGaw Hospital
    Specialty Internal Medicine/Geriatrics/Critical Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American Medical Association
    • American College of Physicians
    • Will-Grundy Medical Society
    • Chicago Medical Society
    • Illinois State Medical Association
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Fellow of the American College of Physicians
    Date 06/2015

  • Research & Clinical Trials

    CLINICAL TRIALS

    • Allhat
    • The 3 C's


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 260 reviews

    Rating Categories

    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.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    258 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    254 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    255 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    250 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    255 ratings


    Comments (40)

    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.


    4.8
    Oct 25, 2019
    Always a good experance  
    5.0
    Oct 21, 2019
    He's good about taking _____ & giving you respect and make sure you understand what's going on with your health and any info you need.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Very professional!!  
    5.0
    Oct 15, 2019
    Good dr., nice man.  
    5.0
    Oct 15, 2019
    Long-term relationship with *Doctor Ragona. Always satisfactory.  
    5.0
    Oct 02, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is very intelligent and knows his field very well. He's pleasant and always listens and explains until I understand.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2019
    good  
    4.8
    Sep 13, 2019
    I have found the dr I will stay with as long as possible  
    4.8
    Sep 06, 2019
    very knowledgeable  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    No complaints  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    *Dr. Ragona is a very competent experienced medical pro.  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    I will never see another doctor until *Dr. Ragona retires. He is amazing and I feel very fortunate to have him & his team.  
    5.0
    Aug 22, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is so smart and good at explaining things  
    5.0
    Aug 18, 2019
    I have every confidence in Dr Ragona.  
    4.8
    Aug 07, 2019
    I never have felt rushed or the feeling of getting me out asap.  
    5.0
    Aug 06, 2019
    very good doctor  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is a very caring and compassionate Doctor who l believe is truly concerned about my health.  
    5.0
    Jul 28, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is a great guy , he always takes the time to discuss my concerns , one particular visit my Dad was having real medical problems and it was weighing heavy on my heart and mind , See more  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is a very fine physician and have known him for some time. Highly recommended and glad he plays the major role in my Mother's health care. We are fortunate to have him in See more  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    Doctor Ragona was professional and enlightening as always.  
    3.8
    Jun 26, 2019
    no bad experience  
    4.8
    Jun 19, 2019
    dr. ragona never makes me feel like he has to hurry to get to the next patient, something hard to find these days  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    already said everything about this I always recommend Dr Ragona or 1 from Dupage Medical Group  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    Dr. Ragona was VERY good about listening to my concerns and acting on them right away! He is being very thorough in my treatment.  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    Good - great.  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2019
    GOOD EXPERIENCE  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Ragona is very knowledgeable. Feel confident in his care.  
    5.0
    May 30, 2019
    this was my first visit to dr. ragona. He was recommended while I had a lengthy Hospital stay. my purpose in this first visit with him was to determine if he would be a good See more  
    4.2
    May 07, 2019
    I travel over an hour to keep this provider/very pleased/when we moved/did not want to replace him.  
    5.0
    May 01, 2019
    Been with this provider for many years the best in town.  
    5.0
    Apr 26, 2019
    I have only had good experiences.  
    5.0
    Apr 25, 2019
    I am always satisfied with services provided.  
    5.0
    Apr 07, 2019
    l have seen Dragona for over 20 years. complete trust in any situation.   
    5.0
    Apr 03, 2019
    My visit was a informative and helpful.  
    5.0
    Mar 21, 2019
    *Dr. Ragona is a very good, helpful dr. and he heard what you have to say.  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    Been with Dr. Ragona many years and always received the best of care. Have complete confidence in his abilities and advice including several very important issues. Have no plans to change.....  
    4.8
    Jan 20, 2019
    GOOD  
    5.0
    Jan 01, 2019
    I love the Dr ragona explains things to you that you understand not all that medical mumbo-jumbo a very down-to-earth man he has a good bedside manner I'm very blessed to call and my doctor  
    5.0
    Dec 09, 2018
    Excellent physician  
    5.0
    Dec 09, 2018
    All the years we been going to him the best Doctor in town.  
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