Valley Presbyterian Hospital

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery

9 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
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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71%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
2% higher than the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Valley Presbyterian Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%74%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%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Valley Presbyterian Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%80%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I have utilized Dr. Jaivin's services several times in the last ten years and have always received excellent care from him.

Cheryl C. Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Jaivin

The best of the best. Great attitude and takes the time to really explain the process to you. I'm well on my way after shoulder surgery a month ago.

Jeffrey Frost Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Berkowitz

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dr Rad was the first the doctor to listen to me and figure out the problem. I had seen other surgeons before, and diagnosed me with wrong condition. I never improved until I saw Dr. Rad. I am very thankful my doctor referred me to him.

Janet Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Sheibani-Rad

Amazing doctor. Kind, professional, attentive and skillful

ibrahim khoury Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

Lisa Policarpio Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Snyder

Vinson Jae Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Grossman

Great experience, highly recommend.

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

They listen to your problem and work with you to fix it.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Barcohana

Dr. Molnar and his staff were excellent all the way through. They were always willing to answer my questions and I never felt rushed. The support staff and nurses were the most helpful and responsive I've ever encountered. Margaret, in particular, went above and beyond.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Molnar

Dr. Karzel is a highly talented surgeon with a professional, efficient staff. He has a well deserved reputation as the Premier Knee Surgeon in The Santa Clarita and San Fernando Valleys!

Peter Violas Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Karzel

Dr. Guanche is the first doctor, after at least 5, that actually diagnosed the problem and followed through with a plan to fix it. Although it's too soon to see how much the pain is relieved, I am very hopeful. He is very knowledgable and also realistic.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dawn Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dr. Gorbaty is a caring professional who takes responsibility for his patients. Even if I call him in the evening he calls back within 10-15 minutes. I truly appreciate his knowledge and know how. Warmest Regards, Laurie Saida

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gorbaty

Very comforting, spends the time to explain exactly what will happen. if you are interested in more of the medical practice, he is willing to go more in depth. Appreciate how comforting and reassuring the team was during this time

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Snyder

Dr. Guanche and his team have done an amazing job on my total body hip replacement. The surgery went well and the healing process has gone smoothly thanks to his daily checkin process. I would recommend him to anyone needing this delicate procedure.

Rosie Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

Allen Starczyk Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dr. Kalouyan is personable, informative and thorough.

Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Kalouyan

Melissa W. Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dr. Eric Ferkel and the staff are very professional. I had a smooth surgery experience. Their follow up everyday is what makes me to think that they are very professional and caring. Thank you Dr. Ferkel and staff. I will highly recommend Dr. Ferkel to everyone. Thank you doctor. You are amazing.

Armen minassian Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

I have been a patient of Dr. Bloze for many years. She is professional, caring, listens to your concerns and develops a treatment plan that is in the best interest of the patient.

Chuck Hawley Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Bloze

Very good Doctor, takes time with you to explain all conditions. On my first I noticed him very polite and friendly.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Reale

Dr. Ferkel is very accommodating, he explains everything in details especially if you have any concerns. I was so happy that I made a right choice of seeing Dr. Ferkel for my surgery. He attends to your needs as possible. He is a very knowledgeable in his field.

Catherin R. Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

My husband & I both go to Dr Del Castillo ,he is EXCELLENT. We have had several Drs in the Lakeside/Regal group but Dr Del Castillo for us is the best. He listens, takes great care of us & extremely kind. Thankful we found him & would highly recommend.

Phyllis B Eumont Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. del Castillo

Dr. Buch is a no-nonsense, physician. He tells it like it is and I appreciate it. I was very pleased with my office visit, procedure and results. Thank you Dr. Buch

Maureen Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Buch

Jeanette McKinley Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Eisenkop

Emma Tudor Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Renner

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

Very professional, took time to answer all my questions.

Brian Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bloze

Great Physician, and he is attentive to his patients, a great surgeon... Thanks for you help Dr. B

Saibot1 Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barcohana

I have always had the best care from Dr. Molnar and staff

Mercedes Glatt Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Molnar

Too many good things to mention.

Amjad Ayoub Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. di Domenico

I consider myself extremely fortunate to have received the high level of efficient professional care from Doctor Ferkel and his proficient staff. They check on my condition on daily basis.

Michael Sheehan Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

He is great I had two surgery with him and I couldn't be better love his care and bedside manner also great team

Margarita Perez Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Best Doctor I've had since I moved to LA. Everyone in the office is kind and attentive. They all listen wich is nice. Especially all the Dr.s in the group. My only regret is that I had switch insurance and Lakeside doesn't take it.

g_klavans Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. del Castillo

Dr. Ferkel is very impressive and thorough; talked with my daughter about procedure and follow up to recovery. Friendly personality, easy to talk with. Thank you??????

Judy Elkins Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

Gavin Gervis Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Moldawer

Daddy scarface Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Amini

Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Eghbalieh

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

I trust him implicitly.

Douglas O. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Blecher

I highly recommend Dr. Eric Ferkel. You’re in good hands. He is very helpful, definitely caring about your health, and about getting you back on track.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

I am so grateful to Dr. Famini for treating my thyroid condition. He is special doctor who deeply cares about his patients.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Famini

Excellent experience with Dr. Famini. I am so glad my primary care physician referred me to him.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Famini

I was referred to Dr. Getelman because of a cyst on the back of my knee. Starting from the phone call to make my appointment to after surgery his office staff and nursing staff were excellent. Especially during the Covid 19 pandemic, I was given very upstanding care.

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Getelman

Dr. Armin is a very skilled doctor! He has taken care of me at several occasions and all procedures has been carried out to my complete satisfaction! He communicates everything very clearly and makes you feel you are in the best hands! Can highly recommend him!

White Bobette Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Armin

Dr. Burns is thre BEST surgeon in all of SCOI. Both my husband and myself had Dr. Burns do our surgeries Ann's we will miss him more then you can ever know.

Lisa Patton Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Burns

Made me wait over a hour for my appointment then claimed since I had a prior surgeon while admitted in a hospital they were refusing to help and work on me. What a waste of time! IF YOU VALUE YOUR HEALTH STAY AWAY!!!!!

William Anderson Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Eghbalieh

Dr Getelman is awesome he had reconstructed my rt shoulder 3 years ago, and in may did my left shoulder. I'm very happy with the outcome and looking forward to my recovery and physical therapy. Great Doctor and great Surgeon.

Hagop Ter-Sahakyan Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Getelman

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Getelman

Lorna Smith Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Gravely

K. Francis Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Molnar

Dr.Bader very smart and professional doctor, highly recommended .Thank you for my new back .God bless you

Kristine May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Badr

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Famini

Michael Cunningham May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Burns

Wanda Solivan May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Paul May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Famini

Everything about Dr. Guanche has been top shelf. I am so fortunate to have been recommended to him and to have been under his care.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Stay away. Do your home work.

Amanda R May 27 2020

Review for Nighat Sarwar

Just received results from last MRI from Dr Ho. After three years of liver cancer surgery I am still cancer free. I have to thank Kam for not only being a great surgeon but a supper guy. Thank you doc i'm here because of your handy work.

Ric Russo May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kosari

Leona Stewart May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Armin

I saw Dr. Rokaw for anxiety and abdominal pain. He is very friendly and made me feel comfortable. He suggested good treatment options. His staff is friendly and I was seen in a timely manner.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Rokaw

2 weeks post op May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Falakassa

I became Dr. Mehta's patient while at Holy Cross Hospital for my bypass surgery. I have continued to be her patient since then as she has been very professional, takes time to explain my conditions and the need for prescribed treatment, and has easy access for questions/prescriptions.

Krishniah Murthy May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mehta

Monica May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Rossman

Edward Galvin May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Armin

Dr. Molnar was kind and sincere, he answered all my questions and always acted in a professional manner. I would recommend this doctor if you need an epidural

Rod May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Molnar

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Famini

Sev May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Kassabian

No complaints, skilled doctor and surrounded by skilled staff. First surgery I’ve had and feel I was lucky to have someone of the caliber of Dr. Ferkel and his team helping me.

Ellen May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

T. Nieuwenhuis May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Burns

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Molnar

Dr. Ferkel and staff are amazing. Very friendly and knowledgeable. Surgery went well. Attentive to needs and return responses were prompt.

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

Performed extensive shoulder surgery on me. Extremely professional and did a great job!

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Getelman

Cammie Karlee Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Armin

Dr. Badr is a one-of-a-kind exceptional neurosurge Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Badr

Behrouz Broomand has closed shop until April 13 without letting countless patients know, and leaving them without a primary care physician during covid 19. Now people are stuck with out the basic human right to health care THAT THEY'VE PAID FOR.

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Broomand

I had a cervical fusion on 2 levels. Dr Barcohana was great. Very professional.

Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Barcohana

He has done a cpl family members and this past surgery makes my third with him. Two meniscus and this time a full reconstruction of soft tissue in knee. Getelman is a skilled orthopedic!! Highly recommended.

Apr 04 2020

Review for Dr. Getelman

Ryan Banko Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Burns

Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Darakjian

Lourdes P. Mar 25 2020

Review for Dr. Ferkel

No chance that I would recommend this doctor.

Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Shih

Personable, knowledgable, thorough in explanation and has a great staff - Great at following up too!

Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Dr. Karzel has preformed surgery on both my knees due to work injuries, and he and his staff are WONDERFUL! Can't say enough about his professionalism, care, approachabilty and medical knowledge. Thank you, Dr. Karzel and your team.

G. J. Jorian Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Karzel

Dr. Rad is very caring, and took the time to explain in detail my diagnosis and treatment options. I ultimately decided to have my knee replaced and it was the best decision I ever made. He did a great job, and I left hospital the next day. If you need surgery, go to Dr. Rad!

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sheibani-Rad

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Azizi

Azita Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Vahdat

A. Zur Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Falakassa

Dennis Mar 14 2020

Review for Dr. Lublin

Ibrahim El Sayed Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Chong

I have been seeing Dr. Sevilla for several years she is very professional and knowledgeable about all the newest medications and diabetic equipment available for her patients I would recommend her to anyone and her staff is amazing to

lee Anderson Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sevilla

KBruin Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Guanche

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shamekh

Was great with Dr Burns

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Burns

Location

Valley Presbyterian Hospital

15107 Vanowen St, Van Nuys, CA 91405

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