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David Tulipan, MD

Philosophy of Care

With each of my patients, I focus on delivering state-of-the-art hand and elbow care with efficiency, skill and compassion.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 328 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Hand and Upper Extremity
    • Years in Practice: 31


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Orthopaedic Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Special interest in reconstructive surgery, fractures, and nerve problems


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Travel, movies, reading, fitness


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/1983
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Montefiore Medical Center

    RESIDENCY
    School Montefiore Medical Center
    Title Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School Roosevelt University
    Specialty Orthopaedics

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
    • Illinois State Medical Society
    • DuPage County Medical Society
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.7
    Based on 328 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
    322 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    325 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    327 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    325 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    326 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    326 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    321 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    325 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    323 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.5
    317 ratings


    Comments (28)

    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
    Jul 24, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2019
    Gave me all the time I needed and answered all my questions.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Very courteous, friendly physician.  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    The Doctor was very good  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Great doctor!  
    4.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    Since this was a repeat visit for Dup. Contracture, Dr. Tulipan knew I was familiar with things and got me in and out quickly. There was no need to sp[end a great deal of See more  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    Dr Tulipan is fantastic. he listened to what I thought the problem was, told me what he thought and then explained why he was right.  
    4.9
    Jun 19, 2019
    Love Dr. Tulipan  
    5.0
    Jun 17, 2019
    Dr Tulipan was great. he quickly diagnosed my issue, gave me treatment options  
    5.0
    Jun 13, 2019
    *Dr. Tulipan was an exceptional doctor who helped me heal very quickly and provided very good care.  
    5.0
    May 29, 2019
    Exceptional service and absolutely professional.  
    4.9
    May 15, 2019
    Dr Tulipan is a great doc and I have the highest degree of confidence in him  
    4.8
    May 15, 2019
    Dr Tulipan is very easy to talk to & he is very understanding.  
    5.0
    May 15, 2019
    I have been receiving wonderful care from Dr. Tulipan for lots of years  
    5.0
    May 11, 2019
    very good service and experience  
    5.0
    May 03, 2019
    All offices which require appointments should work as well as *Dr. Tulipan's.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Only praise for Dr Tulipan  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Dr. Tulipan was very kind & thorough. I felt very comfortable with his care  
    4.5
    Mar 05, 2019
    Excellent job explaining everything.   
    4.8
    Mar 04, 2019
    He was both professional and nice.  
    5.0
    Feb 28, 2019
    Just by chance I came across another person that Dr. Tulipan performed surgery on. We both had nothing but good things to say about him. When I ran into a colleague and told her I See more  
    4.9
    Feb 26, 2019
    First time visit was a good experience.  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    The best!  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    Made sure I was comfortable about treatment.  
    5.0
    Dec 21, 2018
    Great experience.  
    4.8
    Dec 19, 2018
    Dr. Tulipan answered questions about my other injury so I wouldn't have to wait for another appointment. He was honest and courteous.  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2018
    Dr. Tulipan came highly recommended by a friend which is why I saw him. Dr. Tulipan was very pleasant and helpful.  
    4.6
    Sep 18, 2018
    Dr. Tulipan is an excellant doctor. I have recommended him to family and friends  
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