According to Bloomberg, DuPage Medical Group is a health care provider and it provides medical services such as dermatology, addiction medicine, cardiology, diabetes care, optometry, family medicine, physical therapy, psychology, radiology, surgery and laboratory solutions.
History of DuPage Medical Group
50 years ago, DuPage Medical Group started as the brainchild of Dr. Robert McCray. He is a local surgeon and health care visionary. Then, the advancements of Dr. McCray helped redefine the physician practice in DuPage County into the kind of personalized, leading-edge health care as explained on the Duly Health Care site. Until then it was seldom available outside the university medical or research center settings.
The Formation of DuPage Medical Group
As explained on the Duly Health and Care site, in the early 1960s, Dr. McCray was still new to medicine as a private-practice surgeon in Glen Ellyn, III., when he started re-imagining the physician practice a sa way to give local patients access to advanced care specialists and related medical services all under one roof.
35 clinics were visited by Dr. McCray across the country including Minnesota’s prestigious Mayo Clinic, examining specific elements that made group practices successful. He cooperated with some local physicians such as Dr. Glen Asselmeier, insternists Drs. Joe Crumrine, James Erlenborn and Fred Kuharich and pediatricians Drs. James Vercoe and William Kindrachuk. A short time later, Dr. Gary Christenses joined the team.
In August 1963, the group broke ground on a 12,000-square-foot building and agreed on calling itself the Glen Ellyn Clinic. This clinic opened on September 1, 1964 and it had eight physicians, 15 nurses and a staff of lab technicians and administrative personnel. This clinic offered a number of innovations that were groundbreaking at the time such as X-ray services, a laboratory and a pharmacy, all onsite.
The clinic continued expanding. After Wheaton Medical Clinic merged with the Glen Ellyn Clinic in 1997, then in the following year Mid-America joined. Shortly after, physicians from these three started to return the combined clinic to the private physician group-practice model under local control and the result was DuPage Medical Group which was formed in 1999.
DuPage Medical Group became the leading multi-specialty group practice in the state and it has been committed to superior care and innovation. It has a leadership structure designed to maintain balance between primary and specialty care. It had more than 700 primary care and specialty physicians in more than 100 locations and it grew to handle more than 2 million patient visits annually.
The Change From DuPage Medical Group to Duly Health and Care
On September 15th, 2021, DuPage Medical Group changed to Duly Health and Care. As explained on its website, the meaning of the name is that Du means two in Latin and it refers to two partners namely patient and caregiver, working together to the same goals. And as in two parts of their story, where they came from (DuPage) and where they are headed, the way healthcare should feel.
Duly Health and Care is the largest independent, multi-specialty physician-directed medical group in the Midwest and it has more than 900 primary care and specialty care physicians. It also has more than 6,000 team members in more than 150 locations.
Finding a Provider at Duly Health and Care (DuPage Medical Group)
If you are looking for the provider at Duly Health and Care, you are able to access its website at www.dulyhealthandcare.com. On that site, you have to click on the Find A Provider menu at the top of the site. Then, you will be directed to the physician page and there you are able to search a provider by entering the search keyword in the Search Name, Services, Specialty, etc field and Search Sity, Address, Zip Code, etc field.
On that page, you are also able to see the list of physicians where you can see their names, their specialty, rating, where they practice, and when they are available. If you want to know more about the physician, you are able to click on the physician.
Duly Health and Care (DuPage Medical Group) Services
According to the Duly Health and Care site, here are the services offered by Duly Health and Care.
- BreakThrough Care Center
- Duly Health and Care Centers
- Family Medicine
- Internal Medicine
- High Risk Breast Clinic
- Integrated Oncology Program
- Obesity Medicine – Weight Loss Clinic
- The Spine Center
- Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
- Bariatric Surgery
- Cardiac Electrophysiology
- Critical Care
- Diabetes Care & Education
- Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
- Fracture Liaison Service
- Gynecologic Oncology
- Hearing & Audiology
- Hematology & Oncology
- Infectious Disease
- Interventional Endoscopy
- Laboratory Services
- Maternal Fetal Medicine
- Nutrition Services
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Otolaryngology – ENT
- Pain Medicine
- Palliative Care
- Physical & Occupational Therapy
- Plastic Surgery
- Pulmonary Medicine
- Radiation Oncology
- Sleep Medicine
- Spine Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
- Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASC)
- Annual Screening Mammogram
- Anticoagulation Clinics
- Behavioral & Mental Health (IPD)
- Belleza Skincare Institute
- COVID-19 Testing
- DMG Aesthetics
- Flu Shot Clinics
- Infusion Center
- Lactation Consultants
- Premier Medical Equipment
- Robotic Surgery Program
- Sleep Center of Duly Health and Care
- Travel Medicine Clinic
- Vascular Lab
- Vein Clinic
Duly Health and Care (DuPage Medical Group) and Its MyChart Feature
Duly Health and Care (DuPage Medical Group) has a MyChart feature where you can help direct online access to information from your electronic medical record. Your medical information such as lab results, medications, appointment information, immunizations and more are saved securely here for quick retrieval.
In MyChart, there are also methods of communication with your doctor’s office which are new and convenient. With MyChart, you are permitted to renew prescriptions, send messages and request appointments online. You just need to log in to MyChart which can be accessed at mychart.dupagemedicalgroup.com.
However, you cannot use MyChart for urgent matters. If you have urgent matters, you can call your doctor’s office.
In MyChart, you can also see the health record of your family and it is called proxy access.