Dr. Michael Hocko, MD

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Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine • Male • Age 57

1616 Kensington Ave
Buffalo, NY 14215
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Dr. Hocko's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital
100 High Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Kenmore Mercy Hospital
2950 Elmwood Avenue
Kenmore, NY 14217

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Accepting new patients?

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Michael Hocko MD
Michael Hocko MD
1616 Kensington Ave
Buffalo, NY 14215
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    Dr. Hocko's Experience

    Specialties

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Infectious Disease
    • Internal Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Hocko

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    State University of New York At Buffalo
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Suny-Buffalo Affil Hosps

    Residency Hospital

    Suny-Buffalo Affil Hosps

    Fellowship Hospital

    Suny-Buffalo Affil Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Hocko & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Hocko's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Hocko has admitting privileges:

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    • Kaleida Health Buffalo General Hospital

    • Kenmore Mercy Hospital

    • Sisters of Charity Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Hocko

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hocko to family and friends

    10 responses
    below
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    Dr. Hocko's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 8 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Hocko
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
    below
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    Michael Hocko MD
    1616 Kensington Ave
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716) 893-3835 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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