Dr. Oscar Ellison III, MD

Dr. Oscar Ellison III, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Oscar Ellison III, MD is a family medicine specialist in Fairfax, VA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

3022 Javier Rd Ste 200

Fairfax, VA 22031

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Ellison III's Experience

Dr. Ellison III's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ellison III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ellison III "Dr. Oscar Ellison graduated from Harvard College and Georgetown University School of Medicine. His focus has always been on personalized medical care, wellness, and prevention. He has extensive experience treating hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia. Dr. Ellison has served on numerous boards, including the Arlington Hospital Physicians Organization and the Arlington County Medical Society. He has also served as Vice Chair/Chairman of the Virginia Hospital Center Department of Family Practice. Dr. Ellison is experienced in Phase 3 Clinical Research, and is the Medical Director of Atlantic Medical Associates. An accomplished athlete, Dr. Ellison competed in the Henley Royal Regatta and has won the Oxford triathlon. Dr. Ellison speaks Spanish and French."
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ellison III does not have any board certifications listed.

253  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ellison III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ellison III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ellison III's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Ellison III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I highly recommend Dr. Ellison. He is a great person and doctor, smart and caring. He has all the qualities of a good doctor: compassionate, confident, strong work ethic, professional, knowledgeable, respectful, thorough and humble. I have been going to him for 3-4 years now, and even after moving...more
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One of the worst office staff ever. They like to make money by charging you additional things you don't need. Schedule your appointment without your confirmation and then also charge you that you never showed up. After which if you try to reach out to them and to check about the charges that you...more
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Good doctor but milks patients for money. Keeps on making appointments when they are not needed.
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I can't remember how long I've been going to Dr. Ellison, it's been a long time...maybe 20 years. He's a fantastic doctor. Always takes his time with you, never rushes you. I trust him completely with my health.
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I would recommend 100% to Dr Ellison not just for his vast knowledge in the medical field .but also, at the beginning he recommends the natural medicine before to prescribe stronger one. As a human being he is sensitive and comforter when we are in pain.
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