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David L. Ellens, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe in taking a holistic approach in treating my patients.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 124 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 24


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Diabetes, wellness


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Golf, bowling, church


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Southern Illinois University
    Graduation Date 05/1992
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Mercy Hospital, Chicago Affiliate of University of Illinois
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians, Fellow
    • National Medical Association
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Associate Professor for Clinical Medicine at Franciscan St. James - Olympia Fields (2014 - Present)

    Name Associate Professor for Physician Assistant's Program at University of St. Francis (2009 - Present)

    Name Associate Professor at University of Illinois (2001-2005)

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 124 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

    4.7
    124 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    123 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    124 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    122 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    124 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    121 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    122 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    122 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    121 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    119 ratings


    Comments (16)

    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.


    4.6
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr Ellens is one of the only doctor I met with out that DOCTOR EGO!!!!! He treats his patients with class!!  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Good.  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    *Dr. Ellens is a wonderful dr.  
    5.0
    Jun 14, 2019
    Excellent dr. care and staff concern for patient care, knowledgeable and safety.  
    4.9
    Jun 14, 2019
    I love my *Dr. Ellens because he is a very caring doctor, and it shows.  
    5.0
    Jun 07, 2019
    I have good experience with my doctor & his staff.  
    5.0
    May 08, 2019
    Very good.  
    5.0
    May 01, 2019
    positive experience.  
    5.0
    Apr 02, 2019
    Dr Ellen's is the Best he is very attentive and  
    5.0
    Mar 14, 2019
    *Dr. Ellens is a very good and caring care giver, expressed all concerns, makes sure you understand all about your medical condition, spend time explaining every effect of the medication that is prescribed for your See more  
    5.0
    Feb 05, 2019
    Dr. Ellens isman excellent healthcare provider. Lets you know when you are taking care and following his treatment plan and when you are not. Positive experience.  
    5.0
    Jan 07, 2019
    excellent  
    5.0
    Dec 21, 2018
    Very good have no problems at all.  
    4.6
    Sep 10, 2018
    Dr. Ellens is GREAT.   
    4.9
    Aug 27, 2018
    Dr. Ellens is and excellent doctor  
    5.0
    Aug 23, 2018
    Good.  
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