Ratings for Dr. Jennifer Dignam
The staff and secretaries show you no respect or kindness, are often very flaky and unhelpful in an emergency. Dr Dignam goes on leave or vacation and doesn't leave someone who willl properly look after her complicated cases. She is negligent when it comes to making sure her patients receive their meds
Dr. Dignam is an excellent doctor. She is very thorough, and she is very supportive and provides the health care that is needed very efficiently and effectively. She is dedicated and always takes the time to listen to your health concerns and then provides the very best diagnosis for you. If a specialist referral is needed she refers quickly and efficiently. I have moved from the KW area but I drive two hours to have an appointment with Dr. Dignam as I have complete confidence that she will give me the very best diagnosis and health care possible. I could not ask for a more professional, compassionate and truly terrific doctor.
Great doctor. Very thorough and follows up on even small things. I had gone in and talked about 4 or 5 issues, a couple very small. She made sure all were dealt with and even had a specialist appointment set up for one of the small ones. Will often personally call you at home to avoid you having to make a followup visit for test results. Re the person who was surprised to see her on Google at an appointment, many doctors are doing this now including an recent Oral Surgeon appointment I had and I personally think it is smart of doctors to take advantage of technology rather than be "reassuring" when that is not the best course of action. I do find she can be quite behind schedule because she deals with all of a patient's issues rather than just 1 or 2 and then making them schedule another appointment - I would call ahead to check before leaving for her office to confirm.
I have just recently arrived in Canada from England. I was accepted into the.practice of Dr Dignam, and I have to say she has been amazing with both me and my partner. She has ordered me to have the most comprehensive bloodwork that I have ever had done. She made changes to my meds, for the better, and listened thoroughly when I explained my list of medications. She went out of her way to find out how I should withdraw from a particular drug not available here, and called me at home to inform me of what I should do. She has seen me for nearly an hour on each occasion I have been to her office. I have no complaints thus far, and would not hesitate in recommending her to anyone. I find her to be very pleasant, helpful, humble and listens to her patients, even when in a hurry.
Dr. Dignam has been our family doctor for 3 years and we couldn't be happier. She is very caring and takes the time to answer all our questions. She has been very knowledgeable. She has diagnosed conditions missed by our previous doctor, and she has made prompt referrals. We feel lucky to have Dr. Dignam as our family doctor.
I have had similar issues with Dr.D as I find her less knowledgeable and dismissive of symptoms. She googles a condition in front of you and takes a guess on your diagnosis. She uses words like guess and I'm not sure which in not very reassuring. She is very gentle, approachable and friendly and deals with my children very well. when it comes to me I wish I had another more confident GP.
Dr. Dignam is a gem! My previous family doctor was a callous, prescription pusher. Dr. Dignam is highly knowledgeable, and extremely friendly. She has perfect bedside manner. She is easy to talk to and doesn't rush you out the door. She is wonderful with my kids. She does not hesitate to make appropriate referrals and isn't a pill-pusher.
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