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General Internal Medicine - Dickey Clinic Lower Level GMC
100 N Academy Ave
Danville, PA 17822

There is no publicly available rating for this care provider for one or more of the following reasons:
  1. He or she does not see patients in the outpatient clinic setting.
  2. He or she sees patients, but has not yet received the minimum number of Patient Satisfaction Reviews. To be eligible for display, we require a minimum of 30 surveys. This ensures that the rating is accurate and statistically reliable.
  3. He or she is a community provider, not a Geisinger-employed provider. Community providers tend to see patients in their own private outpatient practices, which we do not survey.

Rolston, David Dalip Kumar, MD Visit for information on David Dalip Kumar Rolston, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Medical Director, Internal Medicine, GMC
Medical Director, Medical Specialties, GHS
Overall Rating:
4.9 out of 5
1 212 ratings

Practicing Specialties:

  • Internal Medicine, Board Certified, 1998
  • Primary Care


  • Christian Medical College - University of Madras 1978


  • Hahnemann University Hospital 1998


  • Hindi

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating 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. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.9 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.9 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.9 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.9 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.8 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.9 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.9 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.9 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.9 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.9 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Sep 22
Dr. Rolston is very clean in his instructions and care. never had a doctor that called after hours to duscuss my health. i would (and have) recommended him to others
Sep 22
Dr. Rolston exemplifies the caring, compassionate and competent Physician. His residents should learn these excellent qualities from him
Sep 15
Dr. Rolston is excellent with my Mom. He explains things so she can understand them. He always makes sure Mom's tests are up to date. He is very kind to her.
Aug 11
Dr. Rolston is an excellent doctor. He alwsys takes plenty of time with me and answers all concerns.
Aug 11
Dr. Rolston is an amazing physician. He is very thorough and extremely kind and caring. He is by far the best physician I have ever seen.
Aug 9
I always know I'm in very safe environment when I see him especially.
Aug 5
Aug 3
Dr. Rolston is 'THE BEST".
Jul 29
Dr. Rolston takes time explains everything, very caring, answers question if you ask questions. He makes sure that you understand everything!
Jul 28
Good experience.
Jul 28
Jul 27
Jul 27
Hats off to Dr. Ralston, thorough follow through and unrivaled concern for my well being.
Jul 22
Dr. Rolston is great, we have built a good relationship.
Jul 7
Dr. Rolston is an excellent doctor.
Jul 7
Is he taking new patients? Probably not.All 5's as usual.
Jul 5
love dr. rolston. best pcp
June 30
Dr. Rolsten is not only an excellent physician but is a true gentleman always. My other two family members have him as their physician and his care is beyond excellent
June 28
Dr. Rolston is a caring, kind & highly competent.
June 27
Dr Rolston is an excellent physician. He does a thorough exam. He is a great example for the residents.
June 23
question 5 is N/A. no meds.
June 22
Dr. Rolston spent alot of time with me and I did not feel rushed at all.
June 15
Dr. Rolston is one of the best clinicians I have had since coming to GIM for 40+ years. I have every confidence in him for my healthcare.
June 9
Dr Rolston always takes whatever time needed. I never feel like he is rushing me threw to get to the next person. He explains everything. Calls from wherever he is if I send him a message on my geisinger. I recommend him and tell everyone about him. I finally have a doctor who I really trust with my life.
May 25
need more like Dr. Ralston
May 19
Awesome physician!!! Always gives me the time needed to explain everything to me and will listen to my concerns.
May 18
Dr Rolston is an outstanding physician, competent and caring.
May 11
Dr. Rolston is excellent, very caring, keeps on top of everything.
May 6
Dr. Rolston is thorough and caring. Always follows-up in the event other appts. are needed.
May 4
Dr. Rolston is exactly what you want your doctor to be. He is thorough, uses language (medical) that I can understand), prompt, and I feel comfortable with him as my doctor. He gets an A+!
May 4
Dr. Rolston is a kind considerate man. He takes his time with my mother and speaks to her in a caring way.
Apr 28
Very kind and great care provided. Thank you Dr. Rolston. #5. Supplements.
Apr 20
The provider is excellent in all aspects
Apr 14
I am willing to pay out-of-network charges to stay with Dr. Rolston as I have been with him for a long time.
Apr 13
Dr. Rolston is always great with our care! Also is always accessible!
Apr 1
Dr. Rolston is excellent!!!!!!!
March 31
Personally, I don't think you could find a better PCP. Dr. Rolston is amazing
March 24
Dr. Rolsten is so very professional in all areas. A true gentleman
March 10
Dr. Rolston is very thorough doctor & listens to all my concerns. He always calls after my appointments to see how I'm doing.
March 10
Dr. Rolston has to be the best PCP I have ever had. He is professional and shows a genuine concern for my health, listens to my concerns and forms a plan that is agreeable and manageable for me. I greatly appreciate having him as my physician.
March 9
It is a pleasure to work with Dr. Rolston to manage my father's care. My father & I have complete confidence in him. He is very respectful of us and our needs.
March 2
DR.RAlston is one of the most caring person I!ve encounter in many years HIs professional demeanor reflects that of family member rather then one of just a practicioner.He excudes the air of confidence that your welfare is most paramount. I consider myself most fortunate to have him as my care provider,and travel to geisinger from my home in Delaware to afford myself a outstanding professiional and a true gentleman.
Feb 23
Dr. Rolston is an excellent, caring, and concerned doctor. He explains and shows you on the computer where the pain is and why. You need more doctors that is concerned with what your physical problem is.
Feb 18
Fantastic doctor ... He watches over you very carefully and feel very confident in his treatment.
Feb 12
Dr Ralston is the consummate professional - his mastery of knowledge, communication, and caring should serve as a model for your organization.
Feb 10
I would recommend Dr. Rolston to any patient at any time. I get the best care that anyone can expect. He is the best.
Feb 9
Dr. Rolston is wonderful - very caring.
Feb 3
Dr. David Rolston is an excellent, caring, thorough, friendly and kind physician and I am happy to have him as my care provider.
Feb 3
Dr Rolston never makes me feel rushed, answers all my questions, always seems to zero in on my problems, and does it all while making me feel at ease. He treats me like I was part of his family. I don't doubt that he treats everyone the same. He is without a doubt the VERY BEST.
Feb 1
Dr. Rolston took a lot of time with me and answered all my questions & concerns. He talk WITH me not AT me.
Jan 28
Dr Rolston is one of the best doctors that I have seen. His 'bed-side' manners are impeccable. He takes great effort to make sure all my questions/concerns are answered. He is kind, courteous, and caring. He is an asset for Geisinger.
Jan 28
I would recommend Dr. Rolston to anyone - Dr. Rolston GREAT CARING dr.
Jan 28
Dr. Rolston - ALWAYS excellent plus! -> Very caring, and a treasured asset to Geisinger.
Jan 27
Dr Ralston is the BEST
Jan 21
I have done this frequently - Dr. Rolston is an exceptional care provider in whom I place my complete trust -
Jan 20
Dr. Rolston is a wonderful physician. He is patient and insightful. My health has improved because of his kind advice.
Jan 13
Dr. Rolston is the best PCP ever. He is extremely thourough and kind. He makes you feel at ease. I have the utmost confidence in his care and I have already recommended him to serveral of my friends and family members for care.
Jan 13
Dr. Rolston takes very good care of my husband & I!
Jan 7
Dr. Rolston is the best provider. I have 100% confidence in his medical decisions about my health. He cares, listens and treats me with respect. He explains clearly for me to understand. Very great asset to Geisinger.
Jan 7
Can't due.
Jan 7
Dr. Rolston is an excellent doctor. Very caring and thorough.
Dec 17, 2015
Always refer Dr. Rolston to everyone. #9. High confidence. He is highly professional Dr. & human being.
Dec 16, 2015
I have been a pt @ GMC since 1960. Dr. Rolston is the most CARING PROFESSIONAL I have ever had. He is TOPS as to MD & as a person.
Dec 16, 2015
Excellent visit
Dec 15, 2015
Dr. Rolston always shows concern for my health and well being. He answers all my questions and gives appropriate advice.
Dec 2, 2015
Dec 2, 2015
Dr. Ralston, is an extremely, caring and compassionate physician. He has an incredible ability to make me feel I am being truly heard when discussing any issues. He has a working knowledge of all of my health concerns - both past and present. I have 'TOTAL' confidence in Dr. Rolston and feel I have been blessed to have him as my physician. I NEVER feel he is rushed or too busy for me!
Nov 12, 2015
Dr Rolston is an exceptionally fine physician, competent, professional, responsive, and caring.
Nov 4, 2015
Dr. Rolston is an excellent PCP. He is very kind and quite thorough.
Nov 4, 2015
Dr. Rolston is very caring and treat my mother with great respect.
Nov 3, 2015
I cannot begin to explain how wonderful Dr. Rolston is to his patients - I maybe faced with a major health crisis and he has called and checked on my several times to see how I am coping
Nov 3, 2015
Dr. Rolston is very caring. Takes his time you could ask any question, he will answer.
Oct 29, 2015
Dr. Rolston is the most caring physician I have ever met. He listens to everything I have to say, takes the time to explore options and encourages me toward my whole well-being and not just the main issue I was there for.