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Internist, Geriatric Specialist (elderly care)
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Scruggs is Excellent. Dr. Scruggs has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Scruggs, MD is board certified in Geriatric Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Preventive Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Scruggs graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2011 - 2014)


Dr. Scruggs has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Edward Hospital 
  • Central Dupage Hospital 
  • DuPage Medical Group 

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Additional Information
Dr. James W Scruggs MD is a male Internist, has 27 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
Where does Dr. James W. Scruggs practice?
Dr. James Scruggs has 1 office location.
Dr. James Scruggs practices Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine near Wheaton, IL.
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