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Jon Michael Ellis, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Knee Surgery

Accepts New Patients
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Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish
Ages SeenAdolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Hillcrest
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
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Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Aetna - US Access
Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Access PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Individual Marketplace
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSW SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - Covenant Preferred HMO
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
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Baylor Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Children's Medical Center Employee Plan
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - City of Dallas Employee Plan
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Access
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus HMO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Plus PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
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Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Imagine Health - EPN
Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice. Baylor Scott & White Health does not manage the insurances accepted for this doctor. Please contact the office directly to confirm coverage.

Background

Education
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, UT Health Science Center San Antonio (1994)
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, John Peter Smith Hospital (1999)
  • Fellowship: Sports Medicine, University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine - Internal Medicine (2000)
Certifications
  • Sports Medicine - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery/Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education. To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities. The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements. Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Aug 25, 2020, Jon Michael Ellis, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews (119) for Jon Michael Ellis, MD

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Jan 11, 2023
Great visit, friendly knowledgeable. Took time to explain my injury.
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Jan 10, 2023
Excellent,very organized,staff was courteous and knew their job.Dr Ellis laid out plan for treatment.He also found arthritis in my neck scheduled me to see spine Dr. To evaluate my neck and make a treatment plan.Dr Ellis open and straight forward.I am impressed with with the whole staff they work well together.
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Jan 9, 2023
Always blessed to see Dr. Ellis ...very kind and helps me with all my questions I might have
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Jan 6, 2023
Very attentive and helpful
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Jan 5, 2023
Compassion.
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Dec 20, 2022
Dr. Elis is very thorough and efficient. He Is very kind and listens. He answered all my questions.
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Dec 15, 2022
Most professional, friendly.
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Dec 14, 2022
Gave a great assessment of what was, wrong,and a great time-line for rehab and recovery
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Dec 13, 2022
Dr Ellis is a very caring and helpful physician. It is a blessing to have him as my doctor over the years.
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Dec 12, 2022
Dr. Ellis is always engaged. He shares the range of options for dealing with the issue and shows great care for the patient. He's among the best doctors of any kind who've treated me.
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Dec 9, 2022
Communication was excellent, honest, did exactly what he said he would do.
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Dec 8, 2022
Outstanding experience overall
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Dec 2, 2022
Dr Ellis very knowledgeable, concerned and explained my situation so I could understand the issue and outcome.
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Nov 25, 2022
Everything was great. Great information and care.
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Nov 18, 2022
Didn t have to wait long and everyone was friendly
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Nov 15, 2022
Dr Ellis is very professional, Curtis and caring. He explained everything to me, fixed what was wrong.Dr Ellis informed me the more I worked with my shoulder the better it would get and it has. I am very happy with Dr Ellis and my results
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Nov 10, 2022
Very professional and competent.
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Nov 3, 2022
Dr Ellis is concerned for your health and based on that he evaluates and draws a plan to discuss with you while leaving all your options up to you.
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Nov 1, 2022
Doc was great at explaining and taking care of my situation .
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Oct 29, 2022
Very pleased with his compassion and suggestions
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Oct 28, 2022
Always treated so nice whenever there
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Oct 25, 2022
I wouldn't go to any other doctor, I feel so comfortable with Dr Ellis.
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Oct 20, 2022
Knowledgeable and friendly
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Oct 18, 2022
Very professional
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Oct 18, 2022
I very much appreciate his willingness to not rush & just listen & to encourage my son.
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Oct 18, 2022
Very friendly, informative, and not in a hurry. Took time to visit with me about my injury.
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Oct 17, 2022
A very real person that did not talk down to me and was very honest with what is going on with my knee and shoulder
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Oct 16, 2022
Answered all my questions
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Oct 14, 2022
Very nice !
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Oct 8, 2022
Dr. Ellis was very kind, considerate, to the point and answered all of my questions. He has an excellent bedside manner.
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Oct 8, 2022
Dr Ellis has went out of his way to help me in the last 20 years he's helped my arthritis
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Oct 6, 2022
Hard to imagine a better Doctor or staff. I don't hand this opinion out lightly.
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Oct 5, 2022
Has always met my needs
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Oct 2, 2022
Excellent providerDefinitely returnDefinitely recommend
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Sep 28, 2022
Loved my first visit and his values.
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Sep 21, 2022
Caring and wants to find out what is wrong.
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Sep 16, 2022
Always shows genuine concern about my health
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Sep 15, 2022
Caring, knowledgeable
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Sep 15, 2022
Very. Professional. Very. Knowledgable
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Sep 9, 2022
Dr. Ellis tells me what I need to hear to best alleviate my pain, with great bed-side manners.
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Sep 9, 2022
I am very impressed with Dr. Ellis. He was warm and friendly as he explained my injury. I am confident with his diagnosis and plan of correction to the knee
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Sep 7, 2022
Always nice and curtious
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Sep 1, 2022
Doctor explained everything where we could understand
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Aug 25, 2022
Personable and though.
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Aug 23, 2022
Patient kind thorough. Allowed time for questions & concerns
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Aug 23, 2022
Always nice and attentive
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Aug 18, 2022
Was thorough with explanations for my shoulder tear and gave clear instructions and explanations about surgery if I decided to go that way.
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Aug 18, 2022
Made me feel comfortable with his knowledge and experience
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Aug 15, 2022
It was great wonderful Dr and staff
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Aug 14, 2022
Answers my questions and throughly discusses options.
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Aug 12, 2022
Professional, informative, highly recommended
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Aug 11, 2022
Awesome
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Aug 11, 2022
Dr Ellis was very professional as well as respectful and courteous. Dr Ellis staff was very courteous and helpful
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Aug 10, 2022
Personable, did not try to "sell" me on surgery, provided options and a plan forward.
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