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  • Infectious Disease


Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine


University of Chicago


University of Chicago


University of Chicago

Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease

Office Information


Patient Ratings and Comments

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4.8 out of 5 (62 Ratings, 15 Comments)


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Patient Comment September 2020
The Doctor was very good at giving info and answering my questions
Patient Comment August 2020
I wasn't very impressed with this particular Doctor. ***
Patient Comment February 2020
Very kind staff and competent.
Patient Comment January 2020
Patient Comment December 2019
Patient Comment September 2019
She was very nice and managed to explain my problem in a manner that I could understand
Patient Comment September 2019
Doctor very nice, calm and this helped me to relax as I was scared. Her confidence in her ability to treat me was comforting yet assured, but not arrogant.
Patient Comment August 2019
She was knowledgeable about my health issue, had been the first time I saw her.
Patient Comment August 2019
During the 2 office visits I had, I was treated promptly and professionally and was told by the provider that I could seek their care in the future should I need it; no complaints from me whatsoever.
Patient Comment June 2019
She is a specialist in her field. If I could, I would have a family physician like her. She is someone I feel comfortable enough with to ask questions and listen to her feedback.
Patient Comment April 2019
She was excellent; really took the time to understand and explain my health situation.
Patient Comment April 2019
Excellent healthcare team. I think am healthier now before my illness was diagnosed. I really appreciate the help rendered towards my health.
Patient Comment March 2019
I look forward to my visit with *Kathleen McElwee we talk like we are friends she a very kind and caring person and I am lucking to have her as my MD provider.
Patient Comment January 2019
Everyone was very nice. It was nice to see all those smiling, happy faces.
Patient Comment December 2018
Appointment was pre-scheduled while I was in the hospital. Time of appointment and seeing the provider very much on time. Provider was very concerned about my progress and was open to all questions.