Torrance Memorial Medical Center

85%

Patients that would definitely recommend
15% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

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 Prostate Surgery Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

1 rating was worse than expected

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

1 rating was better than expected

11 ratings were as expected

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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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83%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
14% higher than the national average

85%

Would definitely recommend
15% higher than the national average

Torrance 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%81%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%81%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Torrance 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%60%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%77%73%

Providers

Dr. John Abe, MD

Critical Care Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. John Abe, MD

Dr. Howard Abrams, MD

Cardiology

4 Ratings
Dr. Howard Abrams, MD

Dr. Mark Adriatico, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Mark Adriatico, MD

Dr. Ludmila Afonicheva, MD

Family Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Ludmila Afonicheva, MD

Dr. Sushila Agrawal, MD

Internal Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Sushila Agrawal, MD

Dr. Manuel Aguilera, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Manuel Aguilera, MD

Dr. Estrella Aguinaldo, MD

Internal Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. Estrella Aguinaldo, MD

Dr. Faisal Ahmed, MD

Urology

9 Ratings
Dr. Faisal Ahmed, MD

Dr. Khaja Ahmed, MD

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Khaja Ahmed, MD

Dr. Anthony Ahn, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery

13 Ratings
Dr. Anthony Ahn, MD

Dr. Modupe Aiyegbusi, MD

Family Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Modupe Aiyegbusi, MD

Dr. Remi Ajiboye, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery

8 Ratings
Dr. Remi Ajiboye, MD

Dr. Ehsan Ali, MD

Internal Medicine

60 Ratings
Dr. Ehsan Ali, MD

Dr. Rashaan Ali-Jones, MD

General Surgery

12 Ratings
Dr. Rashaan Ali-Jones, MD

Dr. Latrice Allen, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

19 Ratings
Dr. Latrice Allen, MD

Dr. Maria Aluning, DDS

Dentistry

34 Ratings
Dr. Maria Aluning, DDS

Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

4 Ratings
Dr. Gayane Ambartsumyan, MD

Dr. Shefalee Amin, MD

Critical Care Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Shefalee Amin, MD

Dr. Frank An, MD

Family Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Frank An, MD

Dr. Kartik Ananth, MD

Pain Medicine

125 Ratings
Dr. Kartik Ananth, MD

Dr. Mark Ancheta, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Mark Ancheta, MD

Dr. Elisa Anhalt, MD

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Elisa Anhalt, MD

Dr. Anthony Arellano-Kruse, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Anthony Arellano-Kruse, MD

Dr. Haruo Arita, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

16 Ratings
Dr. Haruo Arita, MD

Dr. John Armato, MD

Internal Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. John Armato, MD

Dr. Jody Aronson, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

16 Ratings
Dr. Jody Aronson, MD

Dr. Tanya Arvan, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Tanya Arvan, MD

Dr. Ellyn Ashida, MD

Allergy & Immunology

5 Ratings
Dr. Ellyn Ashida, MD

Dr. Asghar Askari, MD

Urology

9 Ratings
Dr. Asghar Askari, MD

Dr. Reza Askari, MD

Robotic Surgery

41 Ratings
Dr. Reza Askari, MD

Dr. Fikret Atamdede, MD

Oncology

22 Ratings
Dr. Fikret Atamdede, MD

Dr. William Averill, MD

Cardiology

13 Ratings
Dr. William Averill, MD

Dr. Salman Azam, MD

Cardiology

3 Ratings
Dr. Salman Azam, MD

Dr. Jennifer Baars, MD

Pediatrics

20 Ratings
Dr. Jennifer Baars, MD

Dr. Donny Baek, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Donny Baek, MD

Dr. Gregory Baetge, MD

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology

Dr. Gregory Baetge, MD

Dr. Mercedeh Baghai, MD

General Surgery

10 Ratings
Dr. Mercedeh Baghai, MD

Dr. Joselyn Bailey, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Joselyn Bailey, MD

Dr. Ellen Baker, MD

Emergency Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Ellen Baker, MD

Dr. Michael Baker, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Michael Baker, MD

Dr. Amy Bandy, DO

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

31 Ratings
Dr. Amy Bandy, DO

Dr. Gaurav Banka, MD

Cardiology

Dr. Gaurav Banka, MD

Dr. Michelle Barhaghi, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

7 Ratings
Dr. Michelle Barhaghi, MD

Dr. Tiffany Becker, MD

Pediatrics

11 Ratings
Dr. Tiffany Becker, MD

Dr. Darren Bedolla, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Darren Bedolla, MD

Dr. Wossen Belachew, MD

Hospital Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Wossen Belachew, MD

Brittany Bellows, PA-C

Physician Assistant (PA)

Brittany Bellows, PA-C

Dr. Tracy Bercu, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Tracy Bercu, MD

Dr. Kathleen Berkowitz, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Kathleen Berkowitz, MD

Dr. Juma Bharadia, MD

Cardiology

19 Ratings
Dr. Juma Bharadia, MD

Dr. Sunitha Bharadia, MD

Neurology

16 Ratings
Dr. Sunitha Bharadia, MD

Dr. Meenakshi Bhasin, MD

Cytopathology

Dr. Meenakshi Bhasin, MD

Dr. Sharda Bhasin, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

14 Ratings
Dr. Sharda Bhasin, MD

Dr. Neil Bhayani, MD

Surgical Oncology

51 Ratings
Dr. Neil Bhayani, MD

Dr. Tasneem Bholat, MD

Internal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Tasneem Bholat, MD

Dr. James Black, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

18 Ratings
Dr. James Black, MD

Dr. Karen Black, MD

Internal Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. Karen Black, MD

Dr. John Blakey, MD

Anatomic & Clinical Pathology

Dr. John Blakey, MD

Dr. David Bloom, MD

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. David Bloom, MD

Dr. Dominic Blurton, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

22 Ratings
Dr. Dominic Blurton, MD

Dr. Sittiporn Boontung, MD

Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Sittiporn Boontung, MD

Dr. Princess Gladys Bordador, MD

Internal Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Princess Gladys Bordador, MD

Dr. Michael Borovay, MD

Internal Medicine

25 Ratings
Dr. Michael Borovay, MD

Dr. Brian Borsook, MD

Family Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Brian Borsook, MD

Dr. Renuka Boyapalli, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

16 Ratings
Dr. Renuka Boyapalli, MD

Dr. Kenneth Bradley, MD

Addiction Medicine

61 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Bradley, MD

Dr. Walter Brannan, MD

Anesthesiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Walter Brannan, MD

Dr. David Bray Jr, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

9 Ratings
Dr. David Bray Jr, MD

Dr. David Bray Sr, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. David Bray Sr, MD

Dr. Ryan Brevig, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Ryan Brevig, MD

Dr. Duane Bridges, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

19 Ratings
Dr. Duane Bridges, MD

Dr. Paul Brown, MD

Internal Medicine

19 Ratings
Dr. Paul Brown, MD

Dr. Sheryl Bruce, OD

Optometry

Dr. Sheryl Bruce, OD

Dr. Edward Buchsbaum, MD

Allergy & Immunology

3 Ratings
Dr. Edward Buchsbaum, MD

Dr. Patrick Bui, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Patrick Bui, MD

Dr. Alexandra Bujor, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

15 Ratings
Dr. Alexandra Bujor, MD

Dr. Lettie Burgett, MD

Pediatrics

15 Ratings
Dr. Lettie Burgett, MD

Dr. Whitney Burrell, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

6 Ratings
Dr. Whitney Burrell, MD

Dr. Richard Butlig, MD

Internal Medicine

32 Ratings
Dr. Richard Butlig, MD

Dr. Francesca Byrne, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

10 Ratings
Dr. Francesca Byrne, MD

Dr. Joseph Cabaret, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine

25 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Cabaret, MD

Dr. Rumi Cader, MD

Internal Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Rumi Cader, MD

Dr. Vinh Cam, MD

Nephrology

5 Ratings
Dr. Vinh Cam, MD

Dr. James Camel, MD

General Surgery

20 Ratings
Dr. James Camel, MD

Dr. Melissa Camouse, DO

Dermatology

3 Ratings
Dr. Melissa Camouse, DO

Dr. Maria Canlas, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Maria Canlas, MD

Dr. David Cannom, MD

Cardiology

21 Ratings
Dr. David Cannom, MD

Dr. Lawrence Carlson, MD

Cardiology

11 Ratings
Dr. Lawrence Carlson, MD

Dr. Eric Castleman, MD

Interventional Cardiology

8 Ratings
Dr. Eric Castleman, MD

Dr. Tim Cha, MD

Neurology

5 Ratings
Dr. Tim Cha, MD

Dr. David Chan, MD

Oncology

21 Ratings
Dr. David Chan, MD

Dr. Sripha Chan, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Sripha Chan, MD

Dr. Susanna Chan, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Susanna Chan, MD

Dr. Rama Chandran, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

99 Ratings
Dr. Rama Chandran, MD

Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

Pain Management

159 Ratings
Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

Dr. Allen Chang, DO

Hospital Medicine

Dr. Allen Chang, DO

Provider Reviews

Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Ramin Roohipour, MD

VERY capable... particularly with asthma and lung cancer. Short waits... very professional staff... wish I could rate a “ten”

Oct 12 2019

Review for Dr. Shefalee Amin, MD

Broke my clavicle on my motorcycle and Dr.Chandran fit me in into his busy schedule and had me in surgery two days after seeing me. Surgery came out great and I now have my bone in one piece instead of two detached pieces. I have don't have any pain and the scar is not even noticeable.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

i had a great overall experience with dr. matsunaga. he listened to my concerns, and provided a very clear and concise path to help. one month post procedure, i feel great; everything worked as planned and i couldn't be more pleased.

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Sunitha Bharadia, MD

Excellent doctor. Excellent practice. Detailed in its entirety.

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Kenneth Bradley, MD

Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Reuben Chen, MD

I have lower back pain after 2 surgeries, Dr. Arita has helped me tremendously.

Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Haruo Arita, MD

Dr. Kissel is always running on time, he has an efficient friendly staff, he is always thorough with my physical exams, and he is caring. He also reminds me when I need to come in for an exam!

Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Lee Kissel, MD

No complaints. Dr. Matsunaga explained everything that was made easy for me to understand. I am definately glad I picked him as my surgeon. He is very nice and easy to talk to. Also want to thank Ivy for all her help

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. Marcil Mamita, MD

He's always kind, considerate and listens to his patients. I'm very lucky to have him as my doctor.

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Horodner, MD

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. James Camel, MD

Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

Dr Marshall is a good surgeon, but no sorry for the waiting. 1 hour 1/2 in office and only one patient ahead of me. The staff, well not the most caring. I am looking for another gyn. I do not want to deal with the staff. Too bad some professional don't know about who is working for them.

Oct 02 2019

Review for Dr. Freya Marshall, MD

Dr. Lowe is the best of the best. He is knowledgeable, listens to my concerns and always greets me with a smile. I am lucky to have him as my doctor.

Oct 02 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

One of the greatest doctor ever existed. I believe he is a true pioneer.

Oct 01 2019

Review for Dr. Ramin Roohipour, MD

Dr Hebbar is a very nice young man, takes the time to review patient history, and offers his full support when further exploration is required.

Oct 01 2019

Review for Dr. Sunil Hebbar, MD

Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Horodner, MD

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Tiffany Rogers, MD

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Mary Miller, MD

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Brett Levine, MD

I’ve been seeing Dr Cader for almost 5 years.. He is excellent & so is his staff. I recommended him to my family also.

Sep 22 2019

Review for Dr. Rumi Cader, MD

Sep 21 2019

Review for Dr. Gregory Rosen, MD

Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. Alec Koo, MD

Dr. Lowe is a brilliant doctor with a warm and endearing bedside manner. He builds a strong and supportive relationship with his patients, and he is up-to-date on the latest treatments for his patients. I have total confidence in Dr. Lowe.

Sep 17 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

Competent. Kind.Compassionate. He doesn’t rush me out the door. I’m confident that he is knowledgeable in the field of cancer care.

Sep 16 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

While visiting the urologist is never high on the list of things one wants to do, Dr. Matsunaga solved some serious issues ans he and his staff are professional and caring.

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Garrett Matsunaga, MD

Expect to wait 70 minutes without a word about it from their rude and foul selfish money hoarding

Sep 14 2019

Review for Dr. Freya Marshall, MD

Dr. Nguyen came in before procedure to introduce himself and ask if I had any questions. He came in after proceedure to discuss results.

Sep 13 2019

Review for Dr. Minh Nguyen, MD

Sep 13 2019

Review for Dr. Andy Chang, MD

Sep 13 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Jewell, MD

Pushes supplements of scientific questionable value to patients. Be careful

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Doron Kahana, MD

Another doctor had treated my hand break in a way that set me back, and Dr. Chandran gave me the correct treatment to make my hand work to its full potential again. Great and stress free treatment!

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

First broken bone and Dr. Chandran took good care of me.

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Shaun Chandran, MD

He is just an all out knowledgeable, engaging doctor. He puts your mind at easy and is a great listener. Genuine

Sep 11 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

Sep 11 2019

Review for Dr. Dianne Cheung, MD

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Jerome Cohen, MD

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Kristin Egan, MD

Dr Chumley is very nice and good listener. I don’t feel rushed when I have my appointments. He gets you to see what you need to do with out being heavy handed.

in Torrance - Sep 07 2019

Review for Dr. Keith Chumley, MD

Unprofessional I cant believe this doctor is allowed to practice medicine!

Sep 06 2019

Review for Dr. Prabhu Loharuka, MD

Sep 05 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Fulbright, DDS

He was very patient and explained everything to me us. He took his time to diagnose.

Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. Samuel Keo, PSY.D

Dr Butlig is an internist and knows exactly what he’s doing about your health when you have a checkup. He’s a caring doctor and listen to your health complaints. He treats you with your satisfaction. He refers you to a specialist if needed and do the tests. Overall , he’s the best doctor

Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Butlig, MD

Sep 02 2019

Review for Dr. Tiffany Rogers, MD

Dr. Lowe is intelligent, compassionate, principled and kind. He has a positive energy and is dedicated to his patients. I appreciate that he always takes the time to address my questions and concerns. He is perhaps the best doctor I have ever had.

Aug 31 2019

Review for Dr. Thomas Lowe, MD

Dr Horodner is a wonderful Oncologist. He listens well, offers suggestions and options...answers questions without rushing you...supportive of the patient's wishes but also provides thorough analysis of choices/treatment options.

Aug 29 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Horodner, MD

Super attentive and considerate. Fully explained any doubt I had and has a gentle touch when examining.

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Christine Djapri, MD

Very knowledgeable & compassionate. Gives you options.

CA - Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Philip Chung, MD

Location

Torrance Memorial Medical Center

3330 Lomita Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505