Nathaniel McElhaney, MD

Guthrie Provider

Specialties:

Care Provider Overall: 
5
Provider Reviews: 
48
  • Clinical Details
  • Education
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital
  • Guthrie Corning Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Tumors of the mediastinum and chest wall

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
Likelihood of Recommending Care Provider: 
5
Patients' Confidence in Care Provider: 
5
Time Care Provider Spent with Patient: 
5
Care Provider Spoke Using Clear Language: 
5
Care Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions: 
5
Care Provider's Concern for Questions and Worries: 
5
Care Provider's Explanations of Condition/Problem: 
5
Care Provider Information About Medications: 
5
Care Provider Instructions for Follow-Up Care: 
5
Care Provider's Friendliness and Courtesy: 
5
Residency: 
  • Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Md. (General Surgery)
Education: 
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.
Internship: 
  • Western Pennsylvania Hospital Pittsburgh, Pa. (General Surgery)
Fellowship: 
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tenn. (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: February 2019
Dr McElhaney is a true asset to Guthrie and I am more than satisfied with his professionalism and genuine care he has given me.
Guthrie Patient: February 2019
Very personable and knowledgeable. seems to go above and beyond explaining things in a way that's easy to understand.Made me comfortable during a stressful time. I would recommend at any time.
Guthrie Patient: February 2019
Excellent doctor
Guthrie Patient: February 2019
supposed to be contacted about follow up test. as of this time no contact.
Guthrie Patient: January 2019
*Dr. McElhaney is great.
Guthrie Patient: January 2019
Good experience. Compassionate care.
Guthrie Patient: October 2018
He is the nicest doctor I've ever met shows a lot of concern for you.
Guthrie Patient: June 2018
*Dr. McElhaney is the best dr. I've ever had!!!
Guthrie Patient: May 2018
I like him very much I trust his judgment.
Guthrie Patient: May 2018
Good.