Huntsville Hospital

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

Spine Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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Hospital Quality

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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74%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Huntsville Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%80%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%84%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%67%66%

Huntsville Hospital

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%66%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

JD Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Scholl

I have used Dr. Hughey for other problems (shoulder surgery).. I am very pleased we with his work... bedside manner and personality.. I have much faith in this man.

Mike Strain Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Hughey

Always caring and conscientious.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Randall

Dr School was happy to explain my dads condition to him (75 years old) so he could understand. He also offered comforting and encouraging ability to relieve his back pain.

Connie Ellis re Irvin Russell Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Scholl

I have been seeing Dr. Shergy for over 15 years, he has always been professional, knowledgeable and always treated me with respect, he listens to me, and gives me his best attention!

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shergy

They are always an hour late to calling me back. Even If my appointment is at 10am and there isn't anyone in the waiting room. I have never ever been called back on time. Ridiculous.

Madeleine Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tallent

50 min wait to be called - 1 star.

Kent Seagle Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Maddox

I really loved it! The wait wasn’t long and the nurse was very friendly and nice

Maliah Pettway Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lawley

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Deorio

I have been very pleased with Dr. Hughey and his staff

William B. Pugh Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hughey

Dr. Johnson & staff were great with my back surgery & recovery. Very down to earth & took his time explaining what to expect & answering questions. Would highly recommend him for anyone needing spine or neck surgery!

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Dr Carter was very kind and also listened to me! He did a thorough exam some my knee and explained things to me. I would definitely recommend him

Ketrina Wooten Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Carter

I love Dr. Nadella and the entire group that works with her!! Everyone is always very sweet!!

Kami Gates Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Nadella

Very easy to deal with. Excellent surgeon. Answers all your questions.

Dwight Shannon Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Parker

Patient, thorough, extensively knowledgeable, compassionate and willing to take the time to listen, to investigate and to educate. Can’t recommend enough.

Steven Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Krichev

Jerry M Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Uptagrafft

Dr Maddox was great but the wait wasn’t. We waited over 45 mins

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Maddox

She has great empathy, answers all questions and is very knowledgeable and professional!

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shumaker

Well pleased with his treatment and personality.

Richard Ricks Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Thomasson

Everyone at the Madison office was very nice and efficient. Dr. Scholl is very kind.

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Scholl

Very though, covered all my questions and needs.

Brooks Wilbourn Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Greco

Dr. Vuppala is an excellent, caring doctor. His staff are super friendly. Appointments are easy to schedule and wait time is minimal.

William Holmes Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Vuppala

Dr. Is very knowledgeable and shows personal concern.

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Had me a Little worried but all is good

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Spruiell

I was very impressed with Dr. Parks. He was easy to talk to and was very genuine.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Jo Ann Steen May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kolb

Joe DeMarco May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cho

Dr Cantrell is a wonderful surgeon. He has fixed both of my shoulders and done a great job. Very through and explains what he has done. I highly recommend him

Gladys Bearden May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cantrell

Dr. Parks is very personable and friendly. I trust Dr. Parks with my health care.

Jeff Wall May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

I had both knees replaced in 2020. It has only been 3 weeks since my second replacement but I am walking with a cane with no pain in my knees, I am thrilled to be able to walk without severe pain. Thank you Dr. Maples and staff.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Maples

Melonie Grissom May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cho

The entire staff of SportsMed are amazing. Dr Johnson is a matter of fact guy and tells it like it is. He is good at what he does and relishes in success. Have a back issue, need surgery? Go to SportsMed!

Jason Black May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

He explain what is going on in a way I can understand it.

Bobby Woodruff May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Thomasson

He is honest and gives treatment options in the interest of the patients life goals. I appreciate the time he spent with me.

Dianne May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Denise Gibbs May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

She is thorough, and her calm demeanor helps ease any nervousness. When the tests are complete, she clearly explains the results, and answers any questions. I really appreciated her. She’s excellent!

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Nadella

Karen Mellies May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lincoln

Very informative and caring

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Very pleased with my visit with Dr. Greco. He clearly explained my condition and my treatment options while taking time to throughly address my questions. Highly recommend Dr. Greco for any issues you might have with your shoulder. His support staff is also great.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Greco

Very professional and caring. Great Physician

Dwight Cox May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lincoln

I was very nervous when I got to the office. The Nurse PT saw me instead of Dr. Griffin. She was wonderful, so friendly and really com me down. TOC best place ever when you have a problem with hip or knees that I have dealt with. Thank you...Shirley Colwell

Shirley Colwell May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Griffin

I had been to other doctors with no relief and decided to try dr Janseen. From the start he was very friendly and listened to me. So far things have been a lot better and i am very grateful.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Janssen

He is patient he listens he is the number one doctor

Beth McCool May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Cosgrove

Doctor was fantastic. Him and the entire team. Did not waste time. No questions left, no problems. Highly recommended.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Deorio

As usual, everyone was so polite and professional. Impressed by the way they handled CDC rules, keeping everyone safe! I would recommend Dr. LeBerte to anyone. He's the BEST!

Linda Graviett May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Leberte

Able to be seen quickly and was able to continue with a past issue of my back giving me relief!

T. L. B. May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lincoln

He's very professional and explained my injury in great detail. He gave me the pros and cons of treatment, bot surgical and nonsurgical. I would definitely recommend others to him.

Sandy Hardin May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Greco

You could tell he wanted to help me get out of pain, very Professional.

Jeff Shell May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Thomasson

The wait time was always short ever time I had an appointment: all his staff is friendly. His nurse practitioner is very professional and friendly. The doctor answered all the questions I had. My ankle is healing and I believe sometime soon it will be 100%

Ralph May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Deorio

Dr. Hubickey is an incredibly nice, thorough, and honest doctor. His assistant is caring and friendly as well. He explains everything, and I always leave with a full understanding of my visit. He did mine and my sons LASEK surgeries and it was a very good experience.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hubickey

Judy Wallace May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Madanagopal

I liked him. He explained everything to me and went over my x-rays

Beth Mumaw May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Seymour

Dr Greco found my problem in one visit! Very professional and easy to work with.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Greco

It didn't take long to get called back. Nurse who took information very nice and professional. The x ray person also . Doctor took time to listen to my concerns. The ladies at the front desk informed.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

She is so helpful! Sometimes I have ego call back about little things but overall I’m happy.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nadella

Dr. Sheppard is my surgeon of choice; he performed my second surgery in 8 months. He is a true professional, very kind, thoughtful, and confident in what he does. I highly recommend Dr. Sheppard and his staff.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Sheppard Jr

Dr Johnson is GREAT, he is up front and takes time to listen and answers everything in a way that doesn't make you feel stupid for asking, he has a fantastic staff working with him , I couldn't be happier lm so far ahead of where I was 2 weeks ago and doc checks in with me regularly.

Van Geist May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

the best surgeon ever and the best man ever!!!!!!!!!! Highly recommended.

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Campbell

Took time to give me all the information about my surgery.

May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

All the things you would want in a surgeon: professional, knowledgeable, skilled, attentive, compassionate, and took time to answer questions. I have no reservations about highly recommending Dr. Davis.

Larry H. May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

JT May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Holden

He was very professional. Right on target with his suggestions as far as I was concerned. His nurse was excellent and his PA Tom was top of the line!

Barry Berman May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Martha F. Sparkman May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Leberte

I would feel more comfortable if doctors and staff all wore masks because of the risk of asymptomatic COVID carriers

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Cantrell

It went very well everybody was nice and friendly

Margaret McGuinness May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Parks

Rob Hash May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Deorio

Henry Scheuer May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Janssen

Ken Stewart May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Greco

Enjoyed my visit with Dr. Sheppard today to review my results from my CT Scan. Especially the results, as they were good. Thanks for taking time to talk with me. I highly recommend Dr. Sheppard for any of your General Surgery needs because he cares.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sheppard Jr

Dr. Buckley has now put a cast on our son's leg and arm. He also took care of my brothers 25 years ago. Dr. Buckley is kind, considerate, and knowledgeable. Highly recommend!

Kristin May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Buckley

Very pleased with my visit. Short wait. Everyone was very pleasant and answered all question I had.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Madanagopal

Extremely smart no-nonsense doctor. Gets to the point quickly and is always correct with all my multiply conditions over many years. He is not a mushy hand-holder, which I don't need from a real doctor. I rate him as the best, and highly recommend him to anyone who is serious about their health.

Glenn S. Crawley May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Joshi

The best doctor in Huntsville. No Questions asked. He takes his time with his patients. And he doesn't mind going above and beyond to find out whats going on and how it can be taking care of.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Fail

Thorough He listened Offered the least invasive alternative. Explained precisely Considered my life with school and career. Helped me see a path forward for treatment that both he n I agree.

Cynthia Jackson May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Parker

Dr. Buckley is awesome. He has been very attentive to my son and expresses genuine concern.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Buckley

The follow visit went extremely well. I didn’t have to wait no longer than 15 minutes before I was seen. I rate Dr. Hugley at a 5 star rating.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hughey

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

NOTHING BUT PROFESSIONALISM FROM THE DOCTOR AND STAFF. VISIT WAS QUICK. THANKS TO EVERYONE.

Robert A. Gill May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Scholl

As always, everyone at TOC (specifically in Dr. Griffin’s pod) was genuinely concerned to see improvement in my condition since total knee replacement surgery and knee manipulation. It is positively appreciated.

Ron Harwell May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Griffin

Excellent diagnostic skills. Intensive physical therapy pre and post surgery assisted in good recovery.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Maples

Verification knee was as should be. It looked perfect. I was having some pain I thought was muscle, but wanted a professional opinion. Checkin and wait time were easy. Everyone was friendly. Felt medically safe with in place precautions. Love Dr. Maples and his team. I recommend them when I can.

Nancy Darnall May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maples

Quick and efficient process of checking in and having x-rays taken. Dr. Cantrell and his staff are very attentive and understanding. Surgery was scheduled on-the-spot and, again, was very efficient. Everyone there is a pleasure to deal with.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Cantrell

I was very pleased and satisfied with my visit today. If first impression is truly lasting, I look forward to a long relationship with TOC.

Carolyn. Mobley May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maddox

I had several issues and Dr. Maddox and his staff actually took the time to recommend and coordinate appointments with another doctor at TOC. I would recommend Dr. Maddox and Deborah Light, CRNP without hesitation. Thanks for taking such good care of me!

Melinda May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maddox

I like this Dr she seems to know exactly what she’s doing and didn’t waste any time she’s very nice And intelligent she didn’t put me through any unnecessary test and I haven’t had to wait like at most Doctors offices I highly recommend her to anyone seeking relief from pain

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Nadella

Dr M Miller is a no nonsense very knowledgeable man. I have used him for 6 years and he has always shown great concern with my left knee. He tells you what the situation is gives you honest assessments of your options. Number 1 in my book.

Randall Schaefers May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

I appreciated that he listened to me and what I wanted out of the visit. He reassured me that my choice was logical.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Parker

Excellent doctor. Have gone to him over 20 years.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maddox

Doctor was extremely thorough and did not rush me. He answered all of my questions

Ricky Baxley May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Deorio

I felt like the doctor didn't take time to really address my concerns. He gave me the exact same recommendations as he did last time, but I went in for a totally different problem. I'm not sure he even looked at the right x-rays.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Maples

Reese Chapman May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Scholl

Very professional made me very comfortable and made me feel like family I’ve never experienced 5 star service until today the great Doctor McKee and his staff are the pinnacle of true elite quality service in health care if you want the best they are second to none I assure

Eddie Nelson May 20 2020

Review for Dr. McKee

I was in excruciating pain from a fractured C2 vertabrae and I asked for surgery to relieve pain. He agreed that I need it and scheduled it right away.

Murlene Anderson May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Parker

I came in to the ER with my first kidney stones. Dr. Solis had a very good bedside manner. He made sure I was treated quickly and properly so I could return home to with proper pain meds until surgery.

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Solis

Another Ortho office in Huntsville said they could not fix my shoulder but Dr. Janssen did.

Albert Kevin Killen May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Janssen

Dr. Carter and his staff are very professional , polite and caring, he does all he can to assist you with your problem each visit and that makes me want to try even harder to accomplish my goals . Thank you Dr. Carter

lottie loretta brown May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Carter

Location

Huntsville Hospital

101 Sivley Rd SW, Huntsville, AL 35801