Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
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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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73%

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

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Long Beach Memorial 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%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%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%65%66%

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%74%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Always caring and professional. She puts the care and needs of her patients first and will go the extra mile to be sure your concerns have been addressed.

Nicole G. Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Laduca

Dr. Gore really took the time to listen to my concerns and did not rush through the appointment. I felt comfortable with her immediately.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Gore

She is always kind and helpful. A good doctor and competent.

Jane Nowell Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Laduca

Dr.Gore has excellent bedside manner. She made me feel very comfortable and she listened to my concerns. She took the time to explain why she would take the next steps that she did and they made sense to me. I never felt rushed or ignored and I have already recommended her.

Dani Gonzalez Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Gore

He was very thorough

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Milani

Ron Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Chun

DeAnn Bonilla Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Curcio

Carafino Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Nathan

Dr K is a pro. Whether on line, in person or via email, he is always there wit smart, quick and supportive advice.

Kristin Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kazenelson

Dr. Adam Wass showed real care and concern for my well being and that of my family. This trait is seldom seen in today's physicians where most practitioners don't take the time to relate with their patients.

Mary Ann Ditching Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Wass

Dr Phan makes you feel at ease and comfortable. She is very thorough, empathetic and explains every detail. You never get the feeling of being rushed and she always mentions if there’s any questions or concerns to reach out, no matter how small they may be.

Gabriel Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Phan

I took my daughter for a problem on her foot.

Norma Pastrana Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Posner

She genuinely listened to what I had to say and we came up with solutions to my concerns. 10/10 recommend her!

Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Wycoff

Dr. Thompson is the BEST Primary Care Physician I have ever known. His attitude and care for his patients are OUTSTANDING.

James M. Newton Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Thompson

Great attentive Doctor who took her time. Very professional and kind

Margo Jul 09 2020

Review for Miao Yu

She is the bomb. Kind, caring, professional. Covers a lot of ground during the appointment but never loses that personal touch or makes you feel rushed. Just the best.

Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mortara

Dr. Thompson is absolutely the very Best Doctor. He always knows exactly what’s wrong. He cares, He listens, He’s A top Doctor. Thankful our Family has him.

K . Kier Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Thompson

Very good! Always good! She is thorough, caring, proactive and bright.

Wendy Takahashi Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lieberman-Pan

Dr. Sperber is thorough and conscientious in his exams, treatments and closely looks at all the results of blood and urine test results to monitor for any tell tale signs of an internal problem to catch it early.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Sperber

Great professionalism and attention to details. Visit makes you comfortable.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gutierrez

I have seen Dr. Mortara for several years. She listens, cares and knows a great deal. She is the best.

Gail f. Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mortara

Dr. Farin is absolutely responsive to issues as they arise and any concerns I have.

Sylvia Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Farin

Very professional explained well I am a satisfied parent. My daughter likes her new pediatrician

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Martinez-Wikefeldt

Very knowledgable & caring physician. Excellent bedside manner. Highly recommend him.

Toni S. Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ohashi

I have been a patient of Dr Bustillo’s for 18 years now. He is a wonderful Surgeon and Doctor who takes his time and listens to his patient and asks questions to understand fully what your problem may be. He is a family man who truly cares about his patients... I highly recommend Dr Bustillo.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bustillo

Dr. Secor is a miracle worker! He replaced my hip and on day six I was walking without a walker! Thank you Dr. Secor for giving me my independence back!

Sue Ellis, Seal Beach Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Secor

Dr Gaikwad takes the time to discuss all the questions that I have following any new condition or lab results. I love her caring attitude and concern. Very professional!

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gaikwad

Dr. Bustillo is professional, kind and patient. He is absolutely excellent.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bustillo

After some years of experience with Dr. Ohashi, I find him articulate and effective in family medicine. As well, he genuinely cares for his patient. He is an excellent Dr.

Mark Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ohashi

CLAY HODGES Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Yashar

PamelaDY Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Oster

I love Dr Simon!

Debi Stephens Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Simon

Telehealth appointment was easy and Dr. Angarola answered all my questions.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Angarola

He knows his stuff and answers all questions.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sternfeld

Dr. Gaikwad has always been very kind & takes her time with me, which is not easy given my complex medical history. She listens & works towards a solution. I appreciate her knowledge & compassion. I would highly recommend her.

Lynn Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gaikwad

Dr Pittaluga is the best! She is always thorough and explains everything well. She also has a great rapport with my kids. She truly cares abut them and it shows.

Julia RC Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Pittaluga

Lani Wu Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Wass

I have been seeing Dr. Nguyen for a number of years and have found him to be friendly, easy to talk to, caring, and very competent. He listens to your concerns and answers questions thoroughly. He is definitely the best physician I have ever seen.

John Edwards Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Dr. Hoang is clearly an experienced cardiologist. His bedside manner is open as well as comforting.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Hoang

Dr. Wong has been my personal physician for 15 years now. He's the best! Read the 5 star reviews.

Mike Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

M. Prell Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Biorkman

Dr. Hirano listened to my explanations, and it seemed he really cared about my health. His friendly demeanor is pleasant to experience. I do not regret choosing him as my new primary care physician.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Hirano

Everyone is so professional. They truly care about their patients. I would highly recommend Dr Chun and his staff

Yvonne Denise Warner Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Chun

Dr. Chen was very attentive to what zzI had to tell him and he was very patient in explaining my situation to me making sure I understand. Also he was extremely friendly. He is an excellent primarycare physician.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

I am still grading Dr Wass I am a new patient as of 4 weeks ago And so far I am impressed with Dr Wass.

Paul Holloway Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Wass

Dr. Lee went over my test results and my depression status and medication. I asked him my question and he patiently answered them. Overall I was relieved and happy.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Very detail & patience!

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

Dr. Wass is a Great listener, and generally cares about his patients. He provides a Nonjudgmental atmosphere and offers pragmatic solutions and suggestions for all your health needs. You’re very fortunate if he’s your physician.

Justin Yagerlener Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Wass

Very personable and knowledgeable. Takes time with a patient and explains things well.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hirano

I think my issue was correctly addressed both in immediate actions taken (tests and prescription) and the specialist referral provided. As always, Dr. Wong was professional and amicable throughout our encounter.

VintageVet Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

This was a routine follow up and always feel comfortable. She take the time to listen to what I am describing and offer quality solutions. I have been a patient for over 5 years and wouldn’t go anywhere else.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

me senti con confiansa, estoy muy contenta con los resultados

M. P. Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Konecny

Wonderful doctor and very thorough. Spent enough time without being rushed.

Everything was perfect Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Jiang

He was prompt, helpful and informative. Gloria was equally helpful with all of our questions. Super scary times and he was a really compassionate support for us.

Kristin daniels Jul 03 2020

Review for Ryan Ritchie

She cares about her patients! Such a sweetheart and goes above and beyond.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Tran

Dr. Oster does a great job of breaking down complicated issues and sharing important information. I appreciate that appointments can be done remotely, given current conditions.

Stephanie Herrera Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Oster

doctor did really good job

Nicole L. Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Konecny

Dr. Damoui listened to my concerns and a plan was developed. I'm so grateful for her help and guidance.

Anne Voorhees Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Damoui

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Minar

He asked for detail understanding through the virtual !

Jul 02 2020

Review for Ryan Ritchie

Dr. Lopez is nice and she listen to all my questions and concern and she care about her patient. I highly recommend her.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lopez

Dr. Tran is an amazing doctor in that she asks about and addresses all of my concerns. She does not rush me in and out, but rather has a genuine interest in my well-being and shows that by listening Intently and giving positive feedback. Her bedside manner is absolutely the best!

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Tran

Never a long wait and Dr. Sternfeld is very knowledgeable and helpful. Delivered my baby 7 years ago!

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sternfeld

Dr Doshi is very patient and caring. He listens our actual needs and guides us in the right way. Very helpful in urgent matters and scheduling appointments as well. Definitely recommend him.

Laxmikanth Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Doshi

Hello everybody, my name is Leonelo Sueldo, today I went to see Dr. Verma for first time, I was very please with her and her stuff, I highly recommend Dr. Verma, I noticed one of the comment talk very bad about DR. Verma and her stuff, that is a lie big time

Leonelo Sueldo Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Verma

Felt I was listened to & issues addressed timely.

Lorraine Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Karapetian

Marysol Moe Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gritchen

Excellent doctor and very caring!

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Thompson

I have seen Dr. Patel for about 3 1/2 years for migraine headaches. He has been very effective in resolving my pain issue. He is kind and professional and thorough.

Sally Coffey Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

S. Yang Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

Marie Belardinelli Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Taymour

He is pleasant,, knowledgable, and thorough. And unlike all the other gastroenterologists I've seen over the past 30 years, he explained how my AM and PM gerd medications differ/work. I am totally impressed by him!

KIMBERLY DELMER Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sy

Very knowledgeable and great manner with elderly patient.

Karen Montevideo Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Dr. G. always has answers and solutions for my health issues. He never rushes you and always asks if you have anything else you wish to discuss. He is very well informed on all medical issues.

Gary Langdale Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hart

Wonderful, caring, knowledgeable and friendly.

Terri Sullivan-Macias Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Simon

If I could rate Dr. Tran higher than 5 I would! She made me feel so comfortable and welcomed. I even started to enjoy my doctor visits. Keep doing a good job Dr. Tran!

Cristina Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Tran

Dr. Bustillo is extremely professional while remaining compassionate and treats the whole person.

Shannon Gillilan Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bustillo

Dr Chun is absolutely the best general practitioner. He really takes the time to listen To the patient, process through the problem with the patient, and goes the extra mile in following up to ensure that the patient feels heard and taken care of.

Jennell Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Chun

Dr Damoui takes the time to listen to my health concerns. This time I had a new issue, chronic shoulder pain. She examined and ordered xray, from there I hope PT will fix me.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Damoui

Andy S. Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Khoynezhad

Dr. Svrdlan is a great doctor

Ken houston Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Svrdlan

My best primary doctor KIEN AN DUONG, always follows up my health condition to help me maintain healthy!

Nguyen Vinh Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Duong

Pang Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Chang

always listened to my Concerns.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ruiz

Dr. Bustillo listens and cares about my problems. He’s helped me get through this endometriosis.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Bustillo

Listened to my chief complaints and was able to help me the help I need.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Damoui

I have been a patient of Dr. Ashizawa for many years. His care and compassion for his patients is outstanding. He takes the time to listen to what you have to say and honestly cares about your well being.

Mark Torrianni Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ashizawa

He’s Awesome!! Kind, compassionate, empathetic and funny too! He really listens and cares

Jessica Trucksess Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I have been a patient of Dr. Watanabe for 28 years or something - since Bristol Park Medical Group over on Baker St. in Costa Mesa back in the early 90s. I think he is thoughtful, thorough and interested in his patients.

Melanie Weir Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Watanabe

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ruiz

I'm so happy to have Leah Phan as my primary doctor, she is patient, respectful and friendly.

Martha Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Phan

since the moment i walked in into dr. konency office i felt welcomed, im so happy with my results i would definitely come back and would recommend him to anyone.

A. G. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Konecny

Dr Bustillo always explains options -pros and cons and considers what might work best for me. He takes the time to get to know me and my lifestyle. In Short-he is wonderful-his genuine concern, calming ways and always going above and beyond reassures me that I’m in good hands.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bustillo

She takes the time to listen and explain and you don't feel rushed. She is a wonderful doctor!

Tica Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Martinez-Wikefeldt

me gusta venir mucho aqui me tratan muy bien y cada pregunta inquietud me la contestan excelente servicio muy muy recomendable

Leticia C. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Konecny

Location

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center

2801 Atlantic Ave, Long Beach, CA 90806