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David Joseph McElligott, MD

Philosophy of Care

Working together with my patients to provide them with professional personalized care.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 142 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Critical Care
    • Pulmonary Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 11


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Critical Care
    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    COPD, asthma, smoking cessation, lung cancer, pulmonary hypertension


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School St. Louis University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/2005
    Degree M.D.

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola University Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Loyola University Medical Center
    Specialty Critical Care

  • Memberships

    • American Thoracic Society
    • American College of Chest Physicians
  • Research & Clinical Trials

    RESEARCH

    • Determinants of Variance in Oxygen Consumption at Peak Exercise in COPD
    • Risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) in Hospitalized Patients


  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 142 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.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    139 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    140 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    140 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    138 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    141 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    139 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    134 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    136 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    135 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    138 ratings


    Comments (18)

    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.


    5.0
    Apr 04, 2019
    The provider found a therapist closer to my home, saving me time and travel  
    5.0
    Mar 28, 2019
    Extremely impressed that he messaged us immediately after test. And, then suggested another test that he said he thought of after we left. To me that shows genuine concern for my welfare and it is See more  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    Experience was exceptional. he took me in immediately. Gave excellent guidance for scheduling a follow up x-ray to confirm the pneumonia is clear.   
    3.1
    Jan 29, 2019
    He seems competent, but does not have a favorable bedside manner.  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    Always great service  
    4.9
    Dec 27, 2018
    he's the best doctor I've ever. had. trust him completely  
    4.6
    Sep 20, 2018
    Love the doctor   
    4.8
    Sep 02, 2018
    The doctor was very nice, professional and put me at ease  
    5.0
    Aug 12, 2018
    Extra kind & understanding - thanks.  
    4.4
    Aug 04, 2018
    At first I was concerned he was not going to hear me like most. Then I explained my concerns & he did and spent the extra time explaining in ways I understood.  
    2.5
    Aug 01, 2018
    Always looking at computer screen. Very minimal eye to eye contact.  
    5.0
    Jul 25, 2018
    Dr did not rush, was very interested in my health and previous care--great "listener"  
    5.0
    Jul 17, 2018
    Excellent pulmonologist - I would recommend to anyone. He also works extremely well with my primary care provider.  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2018
    This was my first visit to see Dr. McElligot. I was very pleased with my visit he spent a lot of time with me going over my medical history and tests. I have a plan See more  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2018
    Excellent .  
    5.0
    May 29, 2018
    Great care!  
    5.0
    May 22, 2018
    I would follow Dr McElliott wherever he goes. such a kind compassionate caring person. I have 100% complete trust and faith in his course of treatment for me. Just the best.  
    3.8
    May 20, 2018
    Good.  
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