HomePhysiciansJohn Elsen, MD

John Elsen, MD

Philosophy of Care

As a family physician, I value developing long lasting and meaningful relationships with my
patients and their families. I believe in working in partnership with them, emphasizing
preventative health measures and controlling chronic medical conditions through education and
joint decision making.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 147 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Family Medicine


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Family Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Preventative health, Diabetes, Hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, School and sports physicals, Clinical trials


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Spending time with family, Traveling, Landscaping, White Sox


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Graduation Date 06/1990
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School LaGrange Memorial Hospital
    Title Chief Resident of Family Medicine

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 147 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
    147 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.8
    146 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    146 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    146 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    146 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    145 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.8
    145 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.8
    147 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.8
    145 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.4
    142 ratings


    Comments (8)

    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
    Aug 27, 2019
    every one is a great doctor  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    *Dr. Elsen is first rate - he is thorough and deals effectively with all my issues.  
    4.9
    Jul 30, 2019
    Dr. ELsen took the time to answer all my questions and concerns. I was happy upon leaving.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    dr. Elsen always listens and has a great patient rapport.  
    5.0
    Jul 02, 2019
    All doctors should be like tis doctor!  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    DrElsen was EXCELLENT!He listened, asked questions , examined me.I'm very grateful for his care &expertise!   
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    excellent care  
    5.0
    Jun 06, 2019
    *Dr. Elsen is fantastic!  
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