Lara M Ellison, D.O.

293 Ratings87 Comments
Family Medicine
Edward Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Pediatric; Women's Health; Dermatology; Preventative Medicine; Wellness Promotion; Adolescent Medicine; Holistic Care

View Website

This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Education & Credentials

Medical School: Midwestern University (Downers Grove), 2003

Residency: MacNeal Memorial Hospital (Illinois), 2006

Society: Amer. Academy of Family Pract.; American Osteopathic Assoc.


Family Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Access (UHC) HMO
Aetna Medicare POS
Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
Blue Cross Community FHP-ICP
Blue Cross Community MMAI
Blue Cross HMO Illinois (HMOI)
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Choice Preferred
Imagine Smart Network
Cigna HealthSpring PPO
Coventry (Personal Care)
Coventry One PPO
Coventry First Health PPO
Coventry HMO
Coventry PPO
Galaxy Health PPO (UHC)
Great West Open Access
Great West POS
Great West PPO
HFN Workers Compensation Plan
Aetna HMO
Ambetter Balanced Care HMO
Ambetter Secure Care HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (plan 1 & 2) (UHC) HMO
Blue Cross Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice MCNP PPO
Blue Choice Options PPO
Blue Cross POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna HealthSpring MA HMO
TriWest PC3 / Veterans Administration Community Care
Aetna National Advantage Program
Beech Street PPO
Coventry POS
Coventry Workers Compensation Plan
Humana Choicecare PPO
Humana HMO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
MultiPlan PPO
United Healthcare Choice EPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
UHC Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana Gold Plus PPO
Illinos Medicaid
Medicare Part B
Sunrise Advantage
TriCare Standard/Reserve Select PPO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United HealthCare Choice Plus HMO
United HealthCare Choice Select HMO
United HealthCare Select POS
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO


Press Ganey Data Integrity Certified

Consumers who are considering a provider at Edward-Elmhurst Health now have an additional tool - online access to our patient satisfaction ratings and comments from verified patients. To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 health care organizations, including half of all U.S. hospitals, to improve the patient experience. Press Ganey uses the CAHPS® Hospital Survey and CAHPS Clinician and Group Practice Survey, to measure patients' health care experiences with their physician. 

Learn more about patient ratings and comments

Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(293 Ratings, 87 Comments)
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison is kind, caring and compassionate. She provides excellent care. I have complete trust in her.
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison is thorough, compassionate & easy to understand.
No Rating Given
all Excellent!! Love Dr. Ellison and the personal care she gives!!
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison is one of the best doctors I've had. She always listens patiently, and together we come up with treatment plan that works best for me.
No Rating Given
Dr Ellison is great!
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison's exceptionally caring, compassionate and knowledgeable. I look forward to seeing her and always walk away from my appointments feeling listened to. I consider her to be my partner in physical and mental health.
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison is not only my physician, but she cares for my husband, and brother. I have a heart problem and she sent me to a new cardiologist. We got along amazingly well!! She said that she knew we'd be a good fit!! She is a wonderful doctor!!
No Rating Given
Dr. Ellison and staff are all great - made me feel very comfortable
No Rating Given
Except for waiting about 45 minutes to see her, I was satisfied.
No Rating Given
*Dr. Ellison is kind and caring, but also up front and honest. Tells it like it is. We appreciate that!