Lakewood Regional Medical Center

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020)

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

Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

11 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Lakewood Regional 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%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%69%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%45%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Lakewood Regional Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%46%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Excellent Service!

Beatriz O. Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Great Experience!

Kathleen A. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Experience was very good! Very Helpful

Edward S. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr Gelb is a pleasant man, and I felt very comfortable with him. Office staff was courteous, professional. I was seen within 15 minutes of the appointment time. Parking is available.

Jeff Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gelb

I'm very happy to see Dr. Elias

Dorthy(dotti) N. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Thank you for great service!

Candice C. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Elias is very easy going and easy to talk to.

Debbie Z. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Carolyn E. Webb Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Song

Excelente cirujano muy buena atención del personal estoy muy satisfecha

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Perley

Great doctor

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Perley

Brought my grandfather in for a visit staff was friendly.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Perley

Great doctor! Friendly staff!

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Perley

Dr. Stockwell is a friendly and highly knowledgeable Chiropractor. He is commited to giving his patients the best possible care. Plus, he is an excellent communicator and takes the time to clearly explain any issue or treatment. I highly recommend him!

alan kopp Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Stockwell

Tara Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dahiya

Very nice experience!

Giovanni W. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Medina Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Stockwell

Dr. Elias took time to explain my dads disclocated elbow and provided helpful tips to alleviate the pain nand swelling before he could see a physical therapist.

Yeav Y. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

The doctor very professional and talented. Very happy with my results

S. C. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Fantastic! I have been seeing her for the past 3 years with serious illness and non serious. She has been far the most caring and follow through Doctor I have had.

Tracy Ames Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Morgan

Dr Rawal is one of the best. 4th heart attack when we met, I was sick & scarred & hospitalized 28 days. He was there every step of the way. He he took away the fear & constantly checked on me & made me very. Love my doctor ??

Sandra Littleton Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Rawal

Dr Licuanan, What can I say. He is one of the BEST doctors I know. He is kind, understanding, most of all he listens to you. He will then discuss all of your issues with you & then come up with a plan to treat those issues I love my doctor.

Sandra Kittleton Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Licuanan

Great Doctor, really takes the time to understands your medicals and is very caring.

Steve Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tsai

Dr Elias is such a great Dr! Im even happier he is near me in Fountain Valley

Virgil W. Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Gordon is the best doctor I have ever went to. He is very patient and kind, and he spends so much time taking care of his patients. I would definitely recommend him to everyone I know. He can be trusted and he works very hard.

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gordon

Doctor was great. Results of treatment is excellent. No more pain after visit

B. A. May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Muy amable el doctor.

Teresa R. May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Elias was very patient and knoweledgeable.

S. A. May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Is there an email address?

Rv1970 May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Lemay

Cathy Watson May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Phan

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rayhanabad

Dr, Patel was exactly what I expected a ideal Dr. should be. He took time to explain everything. I was very impressed.

Radha May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Bridges saved my life. Three specialist did not know what my problem was. Diagnosed after first test. Ten years later, I am telling you that he corrected the problem, I feel fine, and he is the best. Hardworking, pleasant staff and physician.

Suzanne Mingleton May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bridges

I'm very happy with Dr. Elias. He did a great job on my hip and I'm healing beautifully!.

Raymond J. May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Fantastic ortho! I would HIGHLY recommend him to anyone. He did my shoulder surgery but he does almost everything. He truly cares about each and every patient and I had a 5 star outcome. He is also very nice. Do whatever you have to in order to make him your surgeon. He is the TOP DOG!

Mary Ann Serapin May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Woodson

Jose A. Bretones May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Bridges

My experience with Dr. Elias was excellent! He has great knowledge on his field wonderful staff members who work great together to provide the best patient care.

L. A. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias was good he is a great surgeon with a lot of experience. He has a great team members who takes good care of his patient. Everyone is nice and very attentive.

G. M. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience at this surgery center with Dr. Elias was great. Everyone takes their time to make sure you are comfortable and is a very welcoming environment. Thanks, Dr. Elias and staff members for the great service you provide!

Claudia H. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias and staff members was great. I love the fast service and how everyone was kind and courteous at all times.

L. H. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Fischman has been treating my Mom for over 15 yrs. He and his staff are very attentive, caring and knowledgeable. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a Nephrologist.

Pamela Sundelius May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Fischman

Dr. S is an outstanding Nephrologist. He always follows up with his patients and is great about letting us know about things we need.

Damon La Force May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Semerjian

Great experience! Well mannered doctor.

Ross Valenzuela May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Perley

Robert Calderon May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Tanios

Andrea A Jones May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Moe

This is my second time having surgery with Dr. Elias he is a very good surgeon. His location is easy to find and all his staff are excellent!

Lucia R. Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience with Dr. Elias and his staff members.This was my second time here and they are always on point and efficient.

V. W. Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience with Dr. Elias and his staff. They all make sure I was comfortable and relax since I was so nervous. They took great care of me.

Marceshia H. Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience with Dr. Elias.

M. H. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

This is my second surgery with Dr. Elias and I always had a great experience.

Jose M. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience with Dr. Elias he is a very caring surgeon. His staff members are the best. They are attentive and caring. Is very remarkable to have people who care about the patients the way they do.

David B. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience with Dr.Elias and his staff members.

Jose A. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with this provider was good.

A. R. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had surgery at with Dr. Elias two time he is a great surgeon. The two times I been there I get great treatment by his doctors and staff members. They have a great team ready to serve his patients and provide excellent care.

M. Q. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

It was a great pleasure to meet Dr. Elias and his staff. I highly recommend this center for the excellent service they provide.

R. I. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias was great! His team is very professional and dedicated to his patients.

M. O. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr.Elias was excellent! I am very appreciative of all the doctors and staff member who treated me so greatly the day of my surgery.

Luissin P. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I was really impressed with all the doctors and staff members. Dr. Elias is a very dedicated individual who along with his staff members ensure patient outstanding patient service.

Kenya L. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

G.Q. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Liu

My experience with Dr.Elias was great. His team members were very professional they provide excellent patient care. The facility was clean.

M. D. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias and his center was great! I would highly recommended Dr. Elias and his staff are excellent at patient care. Everyone is very attentive and courteous they help you feel at ease and comfortable.

Myra V. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias and staff members was great everyone is thoughtful and Dr. Elias is a great surgeon who takes good care of his patients.

Daniel A. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience the three times I been to the center always had been excellent. Dr. Elias and staff members always treat their patient with such a kindness that is a pleasure to go there. Everyone is always welcoming and they all treat you like family.

Enrique G. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience with Dr. Elias his team members are great and efficient.

J. H. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience at the center Dr. Elias and his staff member did a wonderful job I am very happy with the service.

Jesus R. Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience at the center everything was fast and it went well.

Anonymous Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Moe is very thorough and caring. I highly recommend him.

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Moe

Slow response to calls and seems disinterested

Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gordon

My experience with Dr. Elias was excellent everything went smoothly.

R. G. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience with Dr. Elias he was very professional and efficient.

D. B. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience with Dr. Elias and his staff. They are all polite and caring.

E. L. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

This was my second time having surgery there with Dr. Elias. I love the service he provide for his patient and dedication. His staff are as dedicated as he is to provide the best experience for each one of his patient.

M. G. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I was very impress with the dedication Dr. Elias has to his patient. He is caring and polite with great attitude and his staff are also great!

B. S. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I felt that I was well taking care of with Dr. Elias. He is kind and attentive.

L. D. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a great experience with Dr. Elias he is polite and very informative. He answer to any question you ask.

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Elias was very caring and dedicated to provide great service he really takes his time to answer any questions you have before surgery. If there is any questions or concern the staff members are also willing and able to answer.

J. P. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I was very impress with the service that Dr. Elias provided he is a great surgeon who is kind and caring! All his staff member are also great.

F. M. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience with Dr. Elias was great he really takes his time with patient to make them feel at ease. His staff are also great!

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had an amazing experience at this facility. Dr. Elias and his staff members were informative and attentive. They really took the time to make me feel comfortable.

Victoria S. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

This was my first time at this facility and having surgery. Dr. Elias and staff are very professional and polite. I had a great experience.

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I was treated very good by Dr. Elias and his staff, he is a very good doctor who is attentive to his patients.

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Elias took his time to explain everything well and in simple words. I greatly appreciate that because it make me feel at ease and it calm my nerves down. Dr. Elias staff were also great and attentive.

T. A. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

At the beginning I was scare and nervous because this was my first surgery in a long time. But everyone that work there help me with my nervousness and help me feel safe.

J. Z. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Dr. Elias is a great surgeon who took his time to explain and go through the process of this new experience for me. I greatly appreciate the time his staff member took to make me feel at ease and comfortable.

Rogerio M. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I like the fact that I was in and out, everyone was nice Dr. Elias is a great surgeon that takes his time with his patient!

Daniel G. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

This was my second time coming to this facility for surgery and I felt safe and well taking care of. The staff and doctors are great they all collaborate well with each other and make everyone feel at ease!

S. T. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I felt very safe having surgery with Dr. Elias. I had a good experience and I felt calm everyone has great attitude.

E. H. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I was very happy to had have surgery at this place this was my first experience and I am glad it was a good one. Everyone is nice and helpful they make you feel at ease.

M. O. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a good experience Dr. Elias and staff are polite and kind. They know how to take care patients and they take their time to make you feel comfortable.

M. G. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience was good. The wait was a little long but over all the doctors and staff were nice.

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a very good experience at this facility Dr. Elias and staff take good care of patient. They answer to my questions and concern they made me feel at ease and calm.

J. G. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience at the center was good. I was comfortable and felt safe and well taking care of. Everyone was nice and polite the facility was clean.

Saul R. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

This place is a great place to have surgery when you only speak Spanish like me. Everyone is helpful attentive and polite. Doctor Elias and staff make you feel welcome and comfortable. Its a great friendly environment.

Maria R. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had the great opportunity to had surgery with Dr. Elias at the surgery center. Everyone was respectful and friendly with great attitudes.

D. M. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Everyone was friendly and welcoming. That made me feel at ease and relax.

D. D. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

I had a very nice experience with all the staff members and doctors. Everyone is willing to make you feel at home and comfortable. Dr. Elias is a very nice doctor and professional.

Hermelinda V. Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

My experience was good everyone from the doctors to the nurses were nice and informative. They answer to my question and concern I had and made me feel at ease!

Anonymous Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Elias

Location

Lakewood Regional Medical Center

3700 South St, Lakewood, CA 90712