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James W. Scruggs, MD


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 487 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Geriatrics
    • Internal Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 33


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Specializes in caring for adults


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Volunteer at the DuPage Community Clinic


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois Health Sciences Center
    Graduation Date 01/1983
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School St. Francis Medical Center

    RESIDENCY
    School St. Francis Medical Center
    Title Resident in Internal Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American College of Physicians
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Leadership Award
    Date 01/2000

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 487 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

    4.6
    481 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    478 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    482 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    478 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    476 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.6
    480 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    470 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    481 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    481 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    3.7
    465 ratings


    Comments (36)

    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
    *Dr. Scruggs is always attentive to my needs and concerns.  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs is the BEST!  
    3.3
    Apr 10, 2019
    he needs to improve on his time management skills and understand that his patience time is just as important as his  
    5.0
    Apr 10, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs is terrific  
    3.9
    Mar 20, 2019
    fine  
    2.8
    Mar 09, 2019
    Provider was friendly but not courteous. Besides not apologizing for the extensive delay, his communication included a two instances which could easily be taken as degrading/demeaning...subjective...but tone and choice of words speak See more  
    5.0
    Mar 07, 2019
    I affirm that I am very pleased every time I see the doctor  
    5.0
    Mar 05, 2019
    Dr SCrugg is so well trained and always friendly and eager to help.  
    5.0
    Mar 05, 2019
    I can't express how much his care and concern meant to us and I have already told people about him. We have a plan! He is a kind, attentive, calming, understanding physician and we were See more  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    I had many concerns prior to my visit, and the Doctor was able to set my mind at ease.  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    I was seeing my primary care physician as a follow up to my visit to immediate care clinic.  
    5.0
    Feb 13, 2019
    Over the previous years and the most recent i have found Dr. Scruggs to be the same ... Understand, Concern, Caring and very, very good at giving directions. I plan to stay with Dr. Scruggs forever. See more  
    5.0
    Feb 06, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Jan 24, 2019
    I feel very good having Dr. Scruggs as my doctor.  
    5.0
    Jan 24, 2019
    excellent experience dr Scruggs answered all my questions and concerns  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs has been my Primary Dr. for many years and I hope he will be for many years to come.  
    2.4
    Jan 13, 2019
    This was my first time meeting with this doctor. It was a bit of a drive, but I picked the doctor and location for specific reasons  
    5.0
    Jan 08, 2019
    All good.  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    I am very impressed with Dr. Scruggs. Every time I see him, I like him more and I am impressed with his intelligence, compassion and the way he connects with his patients. I am a See more  
    5.0
    Nov 30, 2018
    I have recommended Dr Scruggs to several friends and they are all his patients to this day  
    5.0
    Nov 27, 2018
    I have a very high standard of care. Dr Scruggs exceeds that standard of care every time whether it is caring for me or my loved ones.  
    5.0
    Nov 26, 2018
    Overall very pleased.  
    4.8
    Sep 23, 2018
    Dr. Scruggs is a fine diagnostician.  
    5.0
    Sep 18, 2018
    Dr Scruggs is my very own national treasure. Enough said.  
    4.9
    Sep 16, 2018
    I am seen doctor Scruggs for more than 25 years as a patience. He is a very dedicated doctor, very concern to my health. I strongly recommend it him with friends.  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Very confident in Dr. Scruggs.  
    3.9
    Aug 26, 2018
    Good visit, related very well with him. Not rated as very good only because I've only had one visit.  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2018
    Dr Scruggs is always so calm. He makes you feel comfortable, always. He is a very nice man.  
    4.9
    Jul 25, 2018
    Dr Scruggs always takes the time to listen and try to resolve whatever issue I'm dealing with.  
    4.9
    Jul 17, 2018
    Dr. Scruggs is kind, knowledgeable doctor and am very happy going to him. Same as last time!  
    4.9
    Jul 04, 2018
    I could not find a better Fit' in how we interact, Dr Scruggs ,I feel, is a Great asset  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2018
    Dr. James Scruggs has been my medical provider for almost 25 years. We have a great relationship, and he always takes the time to explain any procedures or questions I may have. My biggest fear is See more  
    4.8
    Jul 02, 2018
    Dr. Scruggs is person oriented, I highly appreciate him addressing me as a person and engaging in a conversation about my overall well being.  
    4.9
    Jun 27, 2018
    Dr. Skruggs is the best! I feel like I'm talking to a person in a bar and very relaxed with him and his personality. He always tells it like it is and is very honest.  
    4.8
    Jun 21, 2018
    Never bad for I have been seeing this doctor for years.  
    5.0
    Jun 20, 2018
    I found Dr. Scruggs by chance when I moved here one year ago. Very pleased.  
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