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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 154 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 154 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
    153 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    154 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    154 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    152 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    151 ratings


    Comments (20)

    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
    Dec 04, 2019
    the English language,spoken by most Americans, can sometimes be hard to understand,due to the way of people not learning it correctly, the drs at DuPage medical group, I have found out, talk to See more  
    5.0
    Nov 12, 2019
    I've been with Dr. Ellens for 20 years. I've heard from friends , families, coworkers how they either dislike their Dr or have switched Primary Care Dr's several Times. Not once in my 20 years have I had See more  
    5.0
    Nov 09, 2019
    Dr. Ellens has always been a great doctor, he always take time and never rushes. He goes above and beyond because he cares for patients they are not just a number but a person  
    5.0
    Oct 04, 2019
    I went to the clinic with a cough and I'm not sure what symptoms *Dr. Ellens put together but he immediately sent me to the hospital for a chest CT which showed I had multiple See more  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    Dr. Ellens was very helpful.  
    5.0
    Aug 01, 2019
    my regular care provider, Roberto Ramirez, was on vacation, so I received care from David Ellens. Never did I think anyone could be as professional as Ramirez. Not looking for a new Doctor. But if See more  
    5.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    Again great experience overall.  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2019
    he was great! really friendly-it was nice bc I was in so much pain.  
    5.0
    Jul 24, 2019
    Dr. Ellens is an awesome Doctor! I like the fact the he treats his patients as a whole person and gets to know you as a person and listens to your concerns.  
    4.8
    Jul 23, 2019
    Dr. Ellens is a great listener and very compassionate. I trust him.  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2019
    best Dr I have ever had  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    good  
    4.8
    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.  
    4.8
    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.  
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