Richard S. Song, MD

Gastroenterology

4.8
198 Ratings
Practices In: Bloomingdale, Hoffman Estates, Itasca
Patients Seen: Adults

I am orig­i­nal­ly from a small farm­ing com­mu­ni­ty in down­state Illi­nois and am the son of a physician.

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Board Certifications
Gastroenterology
Languages
English
Clinical Interests

Irri­ta­ble bow­el syn­drome, Func­tion­al GI dis­or­ders, Liv­er disease.

Personal Interests

Run­ning, Road cycling, Sour­dough bread baking

Memberships
American Gastroenterological Association
AMITA Health Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village
800 Biesterfield Road Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007 847-437-5500 Get Directions
AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center Hoffman Estates
1555 Barrington Road Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60169 847-843-2000 Get Directions
School
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine Graduation Date: 2003 Degree: MD
Residency
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Resident in Internal Medicine
Fellowships
University of Cincinnati Gastroenterology

Procedures

Anoscopy, Capsule Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, Colonoscopy, Endoscopic Foreign Body Removal, Enteroscopy (Therapeutic & Diagnostic), Esophageal Manomery, Esophagogastro- duodenoscopy - EGD, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, G-Tube Placement and Removal, Ileoscopy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement, Polyp Removal, Prevention of NSAID-Related Ulcer Complications

Conditions

Achalasia, Acute Infectious Diarrhea in Adults, Acute Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding (Adults), Acute Pancreatitis, Barrett's Esophagus, Celiac Disease, Crohn's Disease, Diverticular Disease of the Colon in Adults, Eosinophillic Esophagitis (EoE), Esophageal Eosinophilia, Fecal Incontinence, GERD, Gastroparesis, Helicobacter Pylori Infection, Hepatitis C, Liver Disease in the Pregnant Patient, Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), Ulcer Bleeding, Ulcerative Colitis in Adults

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
198 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.4
194 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.9
196 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.9
196 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.9
196 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.9
195 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Dr. Song was very informative and helpful."
5
Jul. 7, 2022
"I am now better informed about my condition. I feel like I am in good hands."
5
Jun. 30, 2022
"Dr song very attentive and made me feel like a valued patient ."
4.5
Jun. 30, 2022
"I am a new patient of Dr. Song. He explained all of my health issues to me in detail."
4.38
Jun. 30, 2022
"*Dr. Song is probably the best doctor I have had - very personable, knowledgeable & friendly: 5 stars."
5
Jun. 22, 2022
"Dr Song is awesome. Went over explanation of endoscopy results and colonoscopy. Scheduled blood tests while I was there and I was able to get bloodwork done same day."
5
Jun. 17, 2022
"Dr Song is very thorough and detailed"
4.75
Jun. 16, 2022
"I told all my colleagues and family how absolutely excellent dr song was. His beside manner was Fantastic. He was extremely informative and also had a great personality"
4.5
Jun. 5, 2022
"Dr Song & the anesthesiologist were both very kind & patient with me. As was Larry Sepulveda. I got a bit panicky & they were all very kind."
5
May. 20, 2022
"Very nice and thorough. Asking me questions, took time to listen to me and address my concerns. Wanted to get to know me. Did not feel rushed."
5
May. 7, 2022
"Felt in good hands after my visit with Dr. Song."
5
Apr. 29, 2022
"Would always recommend Dr Song to anyone"
5
Apr. 29, 2022
"I would highly recommend *Dr. Song! He is patient, caring, & knowledgeable, especially with ailments affecting certain geographical regions."
5
Apr. 29, 2022
"Dr Song was thorough in his answers to my questions."
5
Apr. 12, 2022
"Dr. Song was terrific!"
5
Apr. 7, 2022
"Doctor was great, Duly Stinks"
4.5
Apr. 1, 2022
"Dr. Song took all the time needed to fully answer my questions and ease my concerns. He is fantastic!"
4
Mar. 29, 2022
"Very thorough and understandable."
4.75
Mar. 28, 2022
"Dr Song was amazing and explained things to me so I could understand"
5
Mar. 14, 2022
"This was my first visit. The visit was brief as we were only starting the workup, but was very pleased with Dr. Song, kept it to the point while humoring my questions/concerns."
5
Mar. 12, 2022
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