Dr. David Ellison, MD

Dr. David Ellison, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. David Ellison, MD is a hematology specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in hematology and internal medicine.

125 Doughty St Ste 500

Charleston, SC 29403

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ellison performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ellison's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

82  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ellison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ellison's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellison to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ellison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

As the former director of a hospital department in a major hospital, I know great medical care when I receive it. Dr. Ellison is superlative! He and his staff are knowledgeable, compassionate, and have a sense of urgency that is unequalled. I started with another practice in Charleston before I...more
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Dr David Ellison is an exceptional physician. In fact, he not only treats my husband, but I have referred many others to him, as well! When you are the spouse of a stage-four cancer patient, all you want is for your spouse to have the best care! Dr Ellison and his team exude calm, kindness and...more
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Poor communication skills and bedside manner. Not what you'd expect with a cancer diagnosis.
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He is my oncologist and I could not be happier... he is very bright and very serious but that is what you want. I fight with him often about my treatment but he always wins!!!
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Dr Ellison treats my mother and diagnosed her with multiple myeloma. Twice now he has missed clear signs and symptoms, Blood counts, full body scans, etc of lesions or 'soft spots' on her bones. Both times have resulted in major surgery and rehab, which could have been prevented if he had taken...more
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