Hoag Orthopedic Institute

91%

Patients that would definitely recommend
21% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

4 ratings were better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

9 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
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
19% higher than the national average

91%

Would definitely recommend
21% higher than the national average

Hoag Orthopedic Institute

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%86%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%87%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%71%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%93%84%

Care Transition

Percent of patients who said they understood their care needs when they left the hospital

100%50%0%62%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%80%66%

Hoag Orthopedic Institute

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%73%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%85%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Marilyn Bunton Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Scudday

Everything went so well and on schedule, the staff and Dr. Lee were amazing. Not that I look forward to having another surgery, but If I did I would at this facility. thank you,

A.K Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Dr Wechsler is kind, compassionate and very knowledgeable. He clearly makes is patients the top priority .

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Wechsler

E.T. Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

I was very impressed with how easily the procedure was handled. The staff was very kind, efficient, and made me feel comfortable.

C.M Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Office is friendly and organized with on time appointments! Dr Sccuday is a talented surgeon who knows how to replace knees!

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Scudday

The Doc is great. Low key, insightful, clear, patient, involved. The staff is great too. The office has a great professional but relaxed feel. I never ever have to wait to be seen. Oh, and the parking is easy and free.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Amazing Doctor

Franklin II Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Nancy Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Tabrizi

Jackie V Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mady

He did a great job fixing my clavicle fracture after mountain bike accident. Can’t even see the scar.

Jim Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

He has been my primary physician for over 20 years. I am alive as a direct results of his preventive care philosophy. The aging process has a way of introducing challenging health concerns. It is great to have a physician like Dr. Mikhail to navigate you through any medical concerns.

William B Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

DR. KANAAN IS VERY GOOD AND THOROUGH IN EXPLAINING THE PROCEDURE, IT MAKES THE PATIENT FEEL BETTER AND CONFIDENT THAT THEY WILL BE IN GOOD HANDS, WE APPRECIATE THE WONDERFUL ACCOMMODATION OF HIS OFFICE STAFF AS WELL.

Solomon Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kanaan

Dr. Scudday did surgery on my knee and very very pleased with the outcome. He was very compassionate and professional. I was nervous and scared before surgery.

Sean W Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Scudday

Judy C Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Melikian

I have been going to Dr Chi for almost 2 years & recently had surgery for Trigger Finger. Dr Chi did a Great Job & I am healing quickly . She & her entire Office Staff are very professional & friendly , I would & have recommended friends & family to her practice.

Gerald Scott Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Joan Kaneshiro Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Chi

Can’t say much more then Dr. Reddy is simply the best Doctor on the planet. Expertise beyond the norm and very much recommend.

Christopher Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

KAREN MARSALESE Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

Ginger Von Achen May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

John AKA Clark Griswald May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Lawrence May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Wells Chen May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Very good visit she is a very knowledgeable doctor and would recommend for anyone

Very good visit she is a very knowledgeable doctor May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

He is always responsive and shows a kindness when meeting. Never feel rushed!

Jane May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Chanda Hobson May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Carlson

I had 2 hip replacements by Dr. Cailloutte. Both surgeries were very successful. Physical Therapy after surgery is the key. I am back to down hill skiing again. I would recommend Dr. Cailloutte.

Dale May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Caillouette

Natalie de Haas May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

Doctor Dennis gave me hope today for what I thought was a hopeless condition.

Monique M Lapensee May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Dennis

Monica May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Mady

Daniel (Andy) Stack. May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Strelzow

Great Doc. Very excellent surgeon and good communicator. Would recommend to everyone.

Jim miele May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kanaan

Dr Kanaan is a wonderful communicator and took his time thoroughly explaining my medical condition and treatment options. I greatly appreciate his caring bedside manner and would highly recommend him.

Michelle MacLachlan May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kanaan

Dr. Kanaan was great all through the process. Before and after surgery. Highly recommend him.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kanaan

I have seen Dr. Charlu on several occasions. It has never been easy to talk with him, it always seems like he is talking at you not with you. The office never returns calls, problems with prescription refills, problems with general follow up.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Charlu

Sadaf Motevali May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Alemzadeh

Always on time, great communication, sets a plan and follows through. Looking forward to getting back in hi-heels!

Linda Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

One word description - Excellent - 32 years ago; multiple Ankle fractures - treatment included Operation with 4 screws - - I still have the screws and a completely no pain functional ankle - thank you for the expert care - what a gift!

Paul B. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Tischler

Ed Troy Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

This was the first time I've done this! (Virtual doctor appt from home) I was a bit apprehensive but Dr. Mikhail put me at ease right away!! He is the best, managing my complex heAlth issues with no problems at all.

Ellie Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Sandy Sandler Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Dr. Pelinka is always so kind and makes it easy on the kids To go to the Dr. Scheduling is easy And the staff is knowledgeable and you can trust they really want to help you. The facilities are very clean.

Charity Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Pelinka

Dr explains everything in a way you can understand. Takes the time needed to establish communication. Timely appointments short wait if any.

Barb Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Dr Kaplan performed surgery on my Achilles’ tendon and also remove a bone spur from my heel . Dr Kaplan was very informative and explained everything in detail. He and his staff are very friendly and helpful. I highly recommend Dr Kaplan!

Larry Beckman Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Excellent doc. Very personable & caring. Immediately diagnosed my son's rare disease when no one else had and was able get treatment quickly before it progressed.

Bkn Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Marina V Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Strelzow

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Caroline Anier Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

I loved coming to dr Kaplan’s office. Both he and all his staff are all so professional and friendly

Birgitte Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Dr. Kaplan and his staff are absolutely the best! After a thorough evaluation of the problem, he explains the different options available and the best way to proceed. His staff is always available to answer any concerns one may have. One is always greeted with smiles and kindness!

jg Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Migdalia Rivera Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Thought Dr. Kaplan was wondering wonderful. Am waiting to do my other foot. Could not have had a better experience.

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Dr. Kaplan was wonderful he is engaging and friendly. I would have more surgery from him if I needed it

Paul. Van Teslaar Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Very efficient visit

R Gene Viloria Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Glen O’Lea Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Elena Poidmore Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Doug Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

Wonderful Doctor, great personality and quite frankly, extremely intelligent. . She is a master of her specialty knowing every intrical part , it's amazing. Highly recommend.

Meaghan Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Jerry Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Strelzow

Dr. Shukla relieved me of years of non stop pain by completely replacing left Shoulder with a ‘Total Reverse Shoulder Replacement’ After full compliance of much Physical Therapy and follow up X-Rays, the Doctors and my satisfaction rate are at 100%. Thank you Doctor Shukla, M.D.

John William Boston Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

Nikki N Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Tim Sopp Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Strelzow

Laurie Easton Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Strelzow

Rob H Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ozgur

Very short wait time (less than 5 minutes) to see the doctor. Dr Mikhail answered all my questions in a caring way. It's very easy to work with his staff on prescriptions and getting my test results. He is an excellent doctor with an excellent staff.

Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

Walt Carroll Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Cook

Dr Wechsler is rushed, rude, dismissive, unfocused, and a remarkably poor communicator.

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Wechsler

Lucy Wang Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Wertman

Very compassionate , patience, and bedside manner , very much recommend her

Vanessa Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Nice place. Nice folks. Reminds me of those pink bears,”my hiney’s clean.” Put up with my corny jokes. Never got those flowers, though...! ??????

Gregory Stoddard Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Great visit and very good doctor. She listens and gives great advice and plan of action, great decision to go to dr reddy.

Katie shelm Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mayo

He is the best Doctor.

Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mikhail

I’m a relatively new patient of Dr. Reddy’s and I can tell you so far I’m extremely happy. She is very thorough, Knowledgeable, and Has a command of her overall practice . her bedside manner is second to none I would highly recommend her

Tara Valen Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Very careless. Wrong diagnosis Gives very little time. Over looks the reports causing patients to suffer and get critical

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Schreiman

Everybody was very professional and friendly. Overall it was very good experience .

Anna Jozefowicz Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

I started seeing doctor reddy a year ago and she is amazing , she identified, diagnosed, and took care of my tuberculosis. I owe her everything. highly recommend.

julia rivers Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Laura Lee Fekete Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

He left my 85 year old mother in tears because she needs immediate hand surgery and he doesn't take Medicare. When she refused to sign their waiver of Medicare (which meant Blue Cross wouldn't pay either), she wasn't allowed to even talk to the doctor. How can you treat people like this????

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Cook

Dr Reddy is among the most proficient doctors in Orange County in her field. I would trust any advice she gave me because I have that much confidence in her. I highly recommend her

Jonathon Davis Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Vicky Nelson Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Had a great experience was and out quickly and Dr. Reddy was very professional. I would also say she is very very smasrt and great bedside manner

Tara Johnson Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Amazing Doctor and staff, highly recommend

Charles Kent Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Dr. Reddy is an exceptional Doctor Who knows her stuff. Her bedside manner is excellent along with everything else about her practice. Her staff Is awesome and I would highly recommend her to anyone seeking great down to earth doctor.

Jodi King Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Happy patient Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lalla-Reddy

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Safaei

Colonoscopy

Katherine Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Grossman

Randall Gene Miller Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Charlu

I have been a patient for many years and love Dr Alemzadeh. He is always friendly, professional and cares about my health. He has asked many questions and done tests to make sure he knows what the problem is. The staff is always professional and effective.

Catherine O. Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Alemzadeh

She took very little time to ask questions and understand my condition and appeared rush. No introduction when she came in

Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. Safaei

He really came in the room just for less the 5 minutes. I had knee replacement in 2018 and my knee is killing me as of today. Having revision knee replacement soon with another doctor.

Unhappy Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Beyer

Location

Hoag Orthopedic Institute

16250 Sand Canyon Ave, Irvine, CA 92618