HomePhysiciansJames W. Scruggs, MD

James W. Scruggs, MD


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.7
Based on 481 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
    4.7
    Based on 481 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
    476 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    473 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    473 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    462 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    476 ratings


    Comments (57)

    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
    Oct 16, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs is blunt in his analysis, but I like that.  
    5.0
    Oct 11, 2019
    I would highly recommend the care provided  
    4.8
    Oct 11, 2019
    Even though I waited awhile to be seen, I really appreciated how much time and attention Dr. Scruggs paid to me during my visit. He asked lots of questions and we had a very thorough See more  
    5.0
    Sep 28, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs excellent care, listening, information, and support during my episode followed by rebuilding energy throughout the rest of the month. I have tremendous confidence in Dr. Scruggs.  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    Dr Scruggs is always thorough and willing to take the time to talk  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2019
    I would, definitely, recommend Dr. Scruggs. I have always found him to be professional and yet responsive to questions.  
    5.0
    Sep 03, 2019
    Just love Dr Scruggs. He takes the time to listen, explains treatment or diagnosis, and often goes the extra mile to make sure you are well cared for. Then there's his wry sense of humor!  
    4.8
    Sep 03, 2019
    Dr Scruggs in my opinion is great Dr. He is attentive toward my needs , takes the time to listen and cares. Not all Dr. have those qualities  
    5.0
    Aug 27, 2019
    Dr.Scruggs is my ultimate trusted physician. Because of my recommendations he treats several of my best friends that is how much I trust him. Besides his expertise he is a wonderful caring man.  
    4.8
    Aug 26, 2019
    All was good.  
    4.8
    Aug 06, 2019
    I find Dr. Scruggs exceptional and have truly enjoyed being with him and have every confidence in his professional opinion and care  
    5.0
    Aug 06, 2019
    Dr. is extremely comfortable and easy to communicate with - he is great. I ask questions and he gives straight, direct, concerned, thoughtful, considerate answers!! Mom really likes him very much too as he is See more  
    5.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs is an outstanding physician although he could work on his timeliness.   
    4.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    Dr.Sruggs is an awesome doctor with great bedside manners.  
    5.0
    Jul 31, 2019
    I have always had very good experiences with dr scruggs  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    We enjoy having Dr. Scruggs for our primary. He is knowledgeable, friendly, detailed and cares about us.  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. Scruggs is the best  
    4.8
    Jul 30, 2019
    Fantastic doctor. Very long wait time.   
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    I've been a patient of DMG since the practice was called the "Glen Ellyn Clinic". I have utmost confidence in *Dr. Scruggs, as well in his predecessors.  
    5.0
    Jul 07, 2019
    My doctor is very attentive, knows me and is compassionate. He is always thorough and takes his time explaining everything to me so I understand.  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    Always very good - this visit and past.  
    5.0
    Jul 01, 2019
    Dr. Scuggs is the best doctor I've ever had in my life! I'm truly blessed by God to have him as my Physician! i recommend him highly to anyone looking for a new physician...  
    4.8
    Jun 27, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr. Scruggs for many years. He is very professional yet personable, he is easy to talk to. Dr. Scruggs shows genuine interest in you as an individual. He exceeds See more  
    5.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    he always listens and discusses with me my overall well being. we work together and I believe that he cares about me. he even ordered lab tests for me to do before the visit, without See more  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    *Dr. Scruggs is especially caring & spends a good amount of time with patients without rushing.  
    4.3
    Jun 17, 2019
    Good.  
    4.3
    Jun 16, 2019
    He's great  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2019
    I think Dr. Scruggs is terrific.  
    5.0
    May 27, 2019
    The Best  
    5.0
    May 22, 2019
    It was a great experience.  
    5.0
    May 21, 2019
    dr Scruggs excellent dr courteous and polite takes time to talk to his patients I feel  
    5.0
    May 20, 2019
    Very Helpful Doctor  
    4.5
    May 10, 2019
    I believe Dr.Scruggs really cares about his paitence  
    N/A
    May 06, 2019
    All questions I would rank as very good.  
    4.3
    May 01, 2019
    I have recommended dr. Scruggs to family and friends. he is a wonderful caring doctor. extremely happy with his care  
    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!  
    3.5
    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  
    3.8
    Mar 20, 2019
    fine  
    3.0
    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.  
    2.0
    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.  
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