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Jean M. Houlihan, MD

Philosophy of Care

To work as a partner with my patients to help manage a healthy lifestyle.
I believe the mind and spirit are very much associated with a positive, healthy lifestyle.
I support alternative medicine as long as it has been proven to be beneficial.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 396 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Women's health, men's health, preventative care, cardiac health, cholesterol management, diabetes mellitus


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Exercise, sports-golf, running, yoga, hiking, travel, Chicago, family


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rush University Medical College
    Graduation Date 06/1989
    Degree M.D.

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 396 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
    395 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    393 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    396 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    393 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    392 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    393 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    389 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    392 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    389 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    384 ratings


    Comments (43)

    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.


    4.9
    Apr 17, 2019
    I have been with this provider for many, many years- that tells the whole story!  
    4.8
    Apr 14, 2019
    Dr. Houlihan is an extraordinary doctor. She is very knowledgeable and extremely compassionate.  
    5.0
    Apr 10, 2019
    I had a very good experience at a time when I was experiencing pain. I highly recommend this doctor.  
    5.0
    Apr 10, 2019
    I've been seeing Dr. Houlihan for many years now. I have total confidence in her ability and judgment. She really listens to you and cares about your health and wellbeing!  
    5.0
    Apr 03, 2019
    Dr. Houlihan has always been kind and caring. She always talks to me about my health issues to try and help me.  
    4.1
    Apr 02, 2019
    Dr Houlihan is very caring and always talks to you about an concerns. She is a wonderful Dr  
    4.8
    Mar 19, 2019
    I had my sister come from Louisville to see Dr Houlihan when she had scary condition. ended well  
    5.0
    Mar 04, 2019
    Excellent doctor.  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    Excellent experience!  
    5.0
    Feb 26, 2019
    I always tell people who are looking for a PCP that Dr Houlihan is excellent.  
    5.0
    Feb 24, 2019
    Dr. Houlihan always takes the time to listen to all concerns. She is very knowledgeable but still able to explain things in layman's terms. I look forward to her welcoming smile upon entering the exam See more  
    5.0
    Feb 19, 2019
    very good service and care. no complaints  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    very happy with my first visit with her!  
    4.9
    Jan 07, 2019
    i felt the doctor covered all my questions. listened and offered practical suggestions and advise. she is very caring and compassionate  
    4.9
    Jan 02, 2019
    Dr Houlihan Is a caring physician and I always feel she has my best interest at heart  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan has been my primary care physician for decades. I value her immensely.  
    4.9
    Dec 02, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan is a very caring and empathetic physician. She asked about things we talked about the year prior, in my life. She really listens and gives great advice relating to current issues of health.  
    5.0
    Nov 28, 2018
    The best.  
    4.5
    Nov 26, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan has been my doctor for many years. I always feel good when I leave because she has taken the time to listen to my concerns and talk with me about them. I recently See more  
    5.0
    Sep 24, 2018
    A pleasant great experience.  
    5.0
    Sep 24, 2018
    I have been seeing *Dr. Houlihan for years. She is the best if she doesn't know the answer she will find it!  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Awesome  
    5.0
    Sep 06, 2018
    Best doctor I have had in a LONG time! She really listened and was thorough. I felt I had a good exam. She also made me comfortable and felt she really cared about me as See more  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2018
    I have been seeing Dr Houlihan since 2000. She is always a stellar professional. She is caring, compassionate, provides excellent information, and always treats me perfect. I am a RN and she respects my knowledge base, See more  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Dr.Hualihan is wonderful! She is very pleasant and shows concern for your health. I would highly recommend her to anyone.  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan is by far the best physician I've ever had. She takes the time to get to know you, it's more like chatting with a friend about my health than sitting in a cold See more  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2018
    Dr Houlihan is exceptional. she is caring, thorough and easy to talk to. I have every confidence in her and her care of my health needs. I am very comfortable when meeting with her. she See more  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2018
    dr houlahan is exceptional  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2018
    First full visit and Dr. H. really took significant time to understand my medical history. She asked appropriate probing questions and made easy to understand recommendations. This was all impressive and appreciated.  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2018
    *Dr. Houlihan has been my PCP for 20 years - I trust her completely with my health care.  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2018
    Very good experience as always.  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan is so caring. She always asks lots of questions and spends lots of time with me going thru my health and helps me to make the best decisions.  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2018
    Jean Houlihan is an excellent health care provider and I would recommend her with high regards to friends and family.  
    5.0
    Jul 21, 2018
    Love *Dr. H.  
    5.0
    Jul 19, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan listens and understands my situation and shows concern and caring. She is a brilliant physician who is easy to talk with.  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2018
    I always recommend Dr. Houlihan to my friends and family.  
    5.0
    Jun 28, 2018
    I have absolute confidence in Dr. Houlihan. On her knowledge, concern, and follow-through.  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2018
    Jean Houlihan is terrific!!  
    4.8
    Jun 05, 2018
    dr houlihan is the best doctor ever!!  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2018
    Dr.Houlihan is professional, smart and compassionate. I am grateful she is my doctor.  
    5.0
    May 30, 2018
    Have recommended this doctor to many Friends and associates.  
    5.0
    May 27, 2018
    Dr. Houlihan is a caring physician who has always taken the time to discover what is causing my problem. I have great confidence in her.  
    5.0
    May 22, 2018
    *Dr. Houlihan is a very caring doctor and I have been seeing her for a long time and have followed her to three locations.  
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