Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

84%

Patients that would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

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

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

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 worse than expected

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
80%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
11% higher than the national average

84%

Would definitely recommend
14% higher than the national average

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%54%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Had a tummy tuck and bbl/lipo. I love my results so far! Dr firouz and his staff have been amazing since day 1. I’m so glad I chose him as my doctor!

Melissa Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Firouz

Bill & Norma Johnson Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Khandwalla

Dr Phillips and staff could not be more professional. I was operated on for a diverticulitis block in my colon. Operation on Tuesday left hospital Friday by Sunday no pain all functional. I would highly recommended Dr Phillips

Don McCann Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Phillips

Chelsey Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Perri

Things have changed for the better & I choose to upgrade doctors rating

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chung

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Tadwalkar

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Pazmino

Truly an amazing Dr and thank you for giving me a second try at life living healthy and fit. His staff is amazing and customer service always great.

Jessica Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Lublin

Dr. Allison was the 3rd Dr I went to for my problem, he listened was willing to help and went beyond what I imagined. I feel great and highly recommend him.

Esther Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Allison

Dr. Li is very conservative and does only what is truly necessary. He has an excellent bedside manner and is exceptionally smart. I drove from out-of-state to see him and have my procedure- that’s what you do when you want to see one of the best!

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Li

I have been with doctor for several years now. He did a very successful surgery on my eyes about a year and a half ago. He changed my life to see without glasses. Every visit is professional and comprehensive. I feel very lucky to have Doctor Benjamin take care of my vision.

Charles Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Benjamin

You can tell he genuinely wants to help people. Great energy and extremely knowledgable. He went out of his way to refer me to the right specialist. I lucked out getting an appointment with him. I might as well make him my primary care physician!

Rischae Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Fitzgerald

F. C. Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Yashar

John G. Truiio Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nazarian

sherib8by Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Funk

Dr. Funk is amazing! She's an expert in the science, an artist at surgery (most people can't even see my lumpectomy scar!), deeply caring and compassionate. I feel very lucky to have found her.

Susan Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Funk

Dr. Funk is an exceptional doctor. I am fortunate to be her patient and benefit from her skill and talent.

Betsy Isroelit Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Funk

Great visit

Coco Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Shaheen

G. Tobin Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Perry

Wonderful clinician. Easy to speak with. Exceptionally knowledgeable.

James Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Wetter

Caring, kind, and extremely competent! His staff is lovely and helpful. I would highly recommend him. B.Gardner Studio City

Bernie Gardner Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Javaheri

Steven Foster Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Leeza Y Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Benjamin

Amazing doctor Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lin

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Taban

Excellent doctor. The best of the best Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Nusinovich

Wonderful physician, a caring man.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Feldman

Great

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Talei

Very gracious and caring. The only doctor I know who remained available to his patients throughout the entire covid-19 crisis, both in the office and the hospital. Dr. Yashar is truly one of the most dedicated doctors I have ever met.

Robert H Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Yashar

DAVID KALATA Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gitlin

After lockdown, I scheduled an appointment with Dr. Vafaie for a Sculpsure session and I've never felt better about my abs! They look completely toned and sexy now - Highly recommend this to anyone trying to get that summer bikini bod!!

Izzy Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Vafaie

Mike S. from Chino, CA Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ghostine

Nothing short if amazing.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Talei

He treats my mother almost every time she has been admitted to Cedars. he is absolutely a great and professional Dr. Dr speaks to his patients like humans and is very compassionate. takes his time to explain everything.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Uomoto

michael meier Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Dezfoli

Really kind, smart and thorough. I was referred to Dr Naraghi by my internist and I couldn’t be happier. Really helped and guided me through my options and put me at ease. Highly recommend Dr Naraghi.

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Naraghi

Jane Marshall Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Kurtz

Very knowledgeable, personable, and has a wonderful bedside manner. It’s such a relief to know you have a doctor behind you whom you can trust and ask advice, even on general medical matters. He’s a true credit to his profession

Alan T. Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Yashar

Very competent, attentive and professional. Easy to trust with your conditions and figuring out a plan.

C Ha Jun 20 2020

Review for Peter Anderson

Doctor Dardashti is one of the best doctors i have ever had. the staff is very nice and professional.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Dardashti

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Grewal

Dr Chin is incredibly supportive of natural childbirth, gives excellent care and is always available for questions and calls (even late at night for panicky mom questions)

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Chin

david Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

RC Oz Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Michel

I lacerated my right thumb yesterday. Called Dr. Kuschner's office and was able to get a same day appointment. He was kind and thoughtful. Will have a follow up in 2 days for wound check. Office Staff are excellent and caring. Highly recommend Dr. Stuart Kuschner!

David M, MD Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kuschner

Best doctor, he is very knowledgeable and talks to you as a friend. He truly cares and I’ve been going to him for years.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kalpari

Dr. Kornfeld saved my life 20 years ago. He is a kind, compassionate and caring doctor.

Phil Koch Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kornfeld

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

Very personable, knowledgeable, and great manner. Knew exactly what my issue was. Highly recommend.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Pompa

Dr. Sayana has been my doctor for the last 4+ years since I moved to the Pasadena area. She is knowledgeable, compassionate, caring and very competent. I feel so fortunate that my friend recommended her to me.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Sayana

Laura McGraw Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Bae

Dr Fleshner did my diverticulitis surgery and he was excellent and very caring. He also did my colonoscopy and and was great. He is the number one Dr. I trust.

betty Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Fleshner

Thank you Dr. Yosef Y Nasseri! Highly Recommended! Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Nasseri

Thank you Dr. Marina Vaysburd! Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Vaysburd

Dr. Hannon was a great surgeon, he repaired my torn left labrum and 6 months later my shoulder is on the road to full recovery it seems. Great experience overall!

Iain Gayley Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hannon

Bridget Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Old school doctor put me at ease. complications of respiratory conditions. Needed to check suspicion of nodes and expelling of throat tissue. Dr. Finerman explained calmly and reconebded next steps. The procedure went smoothly. Doctor I could trust. Would recommend.

Terry Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Finerman

I needed custom earplugs for sleeping and filtered plugs for loud concerts. I've never had impressions taken before. I found Alexander Audiology because of their reviews online. Roshanda took my ear impressions and the whole thing was easy and quick. I highly recommend them.

WM Jun 14 2020

Review for Melissa Alexander

Alison M. Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Debra L Upton Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sovari

Dr. Millstein, is The Best doctor in his feild, he is very profeccional, he listens to you, answers all your questions, and when it comes to surgery , he just has Golden Hands. i am extremely pleased with choosing him for my shoulder rotator cuff tear surgery. will highly recommend him.

olga garabekyan Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Millstein

Holly Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Rothholtz

Holly Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Wu

Dr Kashani has treated me twice for two different problems.A Pilonidal cyst and a Hemorrhoid Both times he avoided surgery. He is always honest and doesn’t push for surgery unless there is no other alternative. He explains things in detail and patiently answered any questions I’ve had.

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kashani

PP Dwyer Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Dr. Vivian Lin is very attentive and helpful to me! I’m so happy she is my doctor! She gives you her time and doesn’t rush you! She always calls you back!

Justine Jagoda Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Lin

Andrea L. Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hauselman

Arline Ogle Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Quilici

I can highly recommend Dr Dang , one of the best surgeon . She will explain to you very well about your condition, and all possible treatment that you need . And she is very nice

Mary ( Marivic A ) Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Dang

So far so good

Rob Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Moon

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Sovari

I was referred to Dr. Charles for my migraine headaches. She was thorough, attentive and caring. Dr. Charles treats the body as a whole and not only one aspect as everything is connected. She responds promptly to questions online and carefully considers options at hand.

Lili Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Charles

V. Wilson Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

Acton Mike Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Amoils

Marilyn A. Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Churukian

Dr. Pirouz saved my life.

Hannah Hurst Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Pirouz

While I believe Dr. Anger is an excellent doctor, her staff is incompetent. I have been a patient for many years & have decided to find another urologist Their office is too busy & the staff has not followed through on numerous occasions. The entire staff needs better training .

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Anger

Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Buttan

Dr.Funk has been my breast physician for many years and I cannot imagine any better breast specialty surgeon in the world! She is brilliant, thorough, an expert, extremely attentive, yet down to earth. I trust her implicitly.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Funk

Dan Bowers Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ghostine

Julie A. Gaughan Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Jackson

He took my problems in hand after another surgeon gave up after 3 unsuccessful attempts to replace my hip. He's calm and exudes confidence in a quiet manner. I had about given up before finding him.

carole autori Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Paiement

Erica Russell Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Yousefi

The best Dr. I ever met!

ron drori Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bilchik

Telemedicine appt. during lockdown, Dr. Millstein was very friendly and reassuring, answered all my questions. He was great!

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Millstein

Family of Patient in room 4921 Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sabeti

I am one of Dr. Yashar's concierge patients. Just an all-around class act. Rounds every day in the hospital and is always there when I've needed him. I am very grateful to him and his staff. I feel so comfortable knowing that he is my doctor.

John R Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Yashar

I would highly recommend. He is very caring and compassionate. He is also explains very thoroughly and will answer all of your concerns.

Pauline Garcia May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Yamini

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Nassir

Christine May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Far

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Millstein

Dr. Shaheen has great clinical skills and is very thorough. She was able to diagnose and treat my condition effectively. I also found her advice very helpful and she gave me good skills to help improve my overall health.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Shaheen

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Thordarson

Excellent care and bedside manner, not to mention his sense of humor helps. I've been a patient for over 15 years now. Overall the best doctor for me and my family, would highly recommend.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kipper

He has been my doctor for many years. He is terrific. Highly recommended.

Kim OBrien Jordan May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gordon

Dr. Shaheen was extremely professional and polite. She was thorough and efficient when she examined me. She took the time to listen to my concerns and identified concerning symptoms in me which prevented a serious problem.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Shaheen

Location

Cedars - Sinai Medical Center

8700 Beverly Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90048