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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 257 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 257 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

    4.5
    252 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    256 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    256 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    255 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    256 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    256 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    253 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    256 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    254 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.5
    250 ratings


    Comments (17)

    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 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  
    5.0
    Aug 09, 2018
    dr. tulipan was very professional, showed concern, yet exhibited a warm welcome and even showed a bit of humor - which I liked very much!  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2018
    Dr. Tulipan is wonderful and I have highly recommended him to several of my friends. I wouldn't go to anyone else!  
    5.0
    Aug 01, 2018
    Among the best physicians with whom I have ever dealt.  
    4.8
    Jul 03, 2018
    dr Tulipan answered all of my questions and took the time with me  
    4.9
    Jun 27, 2018
    Always the best treatment and always explains things perfect. Very Pleasant  
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