St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

67%

Patients that would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average


St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton is a medical facility located in Stockton, CA. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Vascular Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair, carotid surgery, and peripheral vascular bypass 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

1 rating was worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 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
  • 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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67%

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

67%

Would definitely recommend
3% lower than the national average

St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%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%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%45%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Bennett is very considerate,caring,& thoughtful.She does not rush & makes sure everything is understood.Very nice person

jerry schluer Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Ricardo Rivera Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lowe

Very nice and helpful

Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Guendert

Dr. Bennett saw both myself and my husband. I really like her as I have been going to her for a couple of years. She talks plain English and is not pretentious at all, I really appreciate that. She has a new office tech, Victoria, who seems very friendly and all the ball as well.

Cheryl Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Thank you, Dr. Bennett for explaining everything so thoroughly and answering all my questions with expertise and good humor! Highly recommended.

Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

I recently had cataract surgery performed by Dr. Narvaez. The results are incredible and I'm very thankful for it. I greatly recommend Dr. Narvaez to anybody in the valley looking for a similar procedure. He's a good Doctor and a good person.

Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Narvaez

My husband is 86 yrs old and had difficulty with choking when drinking water ! Dr. Limb was very thorough and explained what he was going to do prior to putting a lighted tiny tube down my husbands nose into his throat , looking for obstruction !

Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Limb

Had rotator cuff surgery on right shoulder. Everything went smoother than I could ever imagine. Dr. Iyengar was on point the entire process!!!

Louis LaPorte Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

My son had a tube placed in his left ear and Dr. Dong explained everything to wear i could understand. He even explained what could happen if he was to get an ear infection.

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Dong

Michael Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

Beverly J Ahles Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

He was very kind and pay enough attention to my son who is going to be a 4 year all also very patient thank you

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Limb

Absolutely! A kind, caring, warm human being as well as a good listener. Oh yes! A great physician as well!!

LESLIE Halseth Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Garbeff

Andreina G Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dodd

Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Fuller

Dr. Iyengar was absolutely fantastic. He is very friendly, personable and truly cares for his patients. As a surgeon he did such a wonderful job. I am so pleased with the limited pain and recovery time as well as the final outcome. I would HIGHLY recommend him to anyone and everyone.

Cynthia Leonardini Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

Ned Leiba Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

AMAZING, Very professional and very easy to talk to. He explains things so we understand him. I believe he is truly blessed with a gift from God. And he uses it to the best of his ability in surgery, in office and on the phone. He truly cares for his patients. Ken P.

Ken P. Aug 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

Thank you Dr.Nguyen she's very talented very understanding and she did an excellent job thank you so very much again you sure patient and kind and understanding so glad to have you as my doctor

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Jake Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Limb

Diane Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Golepang

Dr. Sidhu is very professional and knowledgeable. His warm personality helps you to relax. He replaced my right knee. My knee functions so well I sometimes forget I had the surgery. Recommend highly.

Carol W Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

She is an excellent physician who genuinely cares about her patients.

Coleman Corie V. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Ann Kennedy Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Excellent Doctor

Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Duggal

educational

Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Kelie Machado former caregiver for Beth Castleman Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Vasavda

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Dodd

Good doctor

Ginn Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Limb

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. McNeil

He did surgery on my face and it was perfect!

He did surgery on my face and it was perfect! Lila Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Limb

J Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Leslie Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Guendert

Excellent doctor, he’s been making my chronic pain and installed my pain pump. Highly recommended

Anthony Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Askew Jr

Liz (Hilburn) Richey Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Eager

Dr .Birlew listens to his patients and that’s what I need And he always explains well to where I understand he remembers me by name and my husbands name and my kids my grandkids he’s such a great doctor thank you

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Birlew

Irene R May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Okorie

Exceptionally nice human being, great doctor

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Harrison

I have seen Dr Golepang for a few months now and I have found no other primary care Dr work so hard to help with my chronic pain.

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Golepang

Cristina May 24 2020

Review for Dr. Askew Jr

Really like Dr. de Guzman, great bedside manner, professional and extremely helpful.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. de Guzman

Jim Corey May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

She's great. My husband and I have been seeing her for the past 3 years. She listens to your concern and ask what you would like to do in terms of treatment. She's sweet and informative. I'd recommend her to friends and family.

Nou Yang May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Le

John May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

My husband and I love Dr Le. She always listens intently and thinks before she speaks. She is always cautious and proactive. I love sending her messages through the portal and she responds right away.

Stacey May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Le

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Golepang

I was in very bad shape with atrial fibulation. I didn't know what was wrong and I thought zi was dying. Dr. Grewal prescribed medicine that has greatly improved my condition, I feel good.

Harold Brewer May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Grewal

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Tendulkar

I'm a new patient however in the brief time spent in his presence he makes me feel safe and trust . He is a keeper definitely and his staff are truly amazing and compassionate humans .

Acyoung Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. la Viola

Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Very thorough, cares!

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Toppur Ramanakumar

Ricardo R. Rivera Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Cacho

He has a very good bedside manner and is very knowledgeable . He takes the time and listens. He is a good Doctor.

Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Nasika

I've been under care of Dr. Prasad for about a year. I found he is very caring Neurologist. He listens to my questions and take time to answer. I'm very pleased with the time he takes with you and explain whatever your problems may be. His office staffs are also excellent.

Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Worst provider

LeeAnn Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Jahangiri

Jas Mar 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nuristani

COL(retired) Thomas W Boggs Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sims

Rick R Rivera Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Askew Jr

He is awesome, easy to talk to and very attentive. Made hospital stay not so bad!

Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Russo

Amy M. Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Dodd

She is very thorough and listens well. Is prompt in responding when needed.

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Gordo

I had a cyst that was found that had to be removed. She was very professional and had a great sense of humor. I was very pleased with the surgery and the recovery.

Linda Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sims

He was very kind and exceptional I would definitely recommend him!

Pamela Gilley Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sethi

Regina Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Le

Guessed at my ailment even after X-ray. Did not provide thorough exam of foot. After receiving 2nd opinion, Dr. Takeuchi’s “guess” diagnosis was completely off base. Scary to think he could have operated on my foot.

Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Takeuchi

A wonderful and caring doctor...I would definitely recommend her to others.

Linda Ramirez Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Rivera

Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Lowe

I am very pleased with my care from Dr. Cahill. He shows much concern for his patients. He will explain fully and shows compassion for his patients.

Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Cahill

Dr Sidhu is not only a very kind and efficient doctor to his patients but he is one of the rare physicians left who runs his practice well. Most incredibly getting patients appts within 48 hours most often. So rarely seen these days in other offices

Sally Feb 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sidhu

Cecil and Linda Gore Feb 14 2020

Review for Dr. Toppur Ramanakumar

Maurice Craven Feb 07 2020

Review for Dr. Iyengar

Exceptional patient care and bed side manner. treats patients with respect and listens!

Jan 29 2020

Review for Dr. Waters

Sally Ann Morgan Jan 28 2020

Review for Dr. Bock

I have been with Dr. medulla for over 10 yrs. He caring, thorough, and has explained to me the hundreds of questions I have and had over the years. My favorite dr.

Stacie Jan 25 2020

Review for Dr. Maddula

This Dr. Is awesome she takes time to hear what your problems are she's not an in an out Dr. I wish she was a pcp she would definitely be my dr.

Debra Berkland Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sims

Short waiting room wait. Check in staff friendly and caring. Pre check process makes visits effortless.

Michael Cassidy Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Garbeff

David Mattson Jan 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kawaguchi

Dr. Lim was my Mother Carol J.'s doctor. I couldn't have asked for better care for her. I never felt rushed and he always took his time explaining her health needs. He doesn't just treat his patients he TRULY cares. I'm forever grateful.

Debra Wallace Jan 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lim

Recommend

Dec 26 2019

Review for Dr. Nuristani

Dr Tuxen has been my doctor several times over the years. He has always been kind, explained to me the procedures and what to expect when I went home. He even called me at home to check on me the day after I went home. Great Doctor!

VW Dec 23 2019

Review for Dr. Tuxen

Dr. Buhari came highly recommended. I have seen him once. I missed my next appointment, and have yet to get a return phone call for appointment. They never personally answer the phone, all you ever get is a recording. Not good.

Dec 20 2019

Review for Dr. Buhari

Monika Levy Dec 16 2019

Review for Dr. Kawaguchi

I suffered from atrial fibrillation for over 12 years. Doctor Chien performed Cryoablation on me in February 2018. Today I am free of atrial fibrillation and all medicines associated with. Doctor Chien is a blessing.

J Silva Dec 15 2019

Review for Dr. Chien

Dr Garbeff is extremely nice and he honestly cares for each patient. He is kind and an extremely good doctor. On a 10 scale I give him a 20. Number one doctor in my opinion

Michael Cassidy Dec 14 2019

Review for Dr. Garbeff

Very positive and great full for you visiting him seeking his help and expertise. He is a good man and doctor

Michael Cassidy Dec 13 2019

Review for Dr. Kass

I love the Doc. however I can not see him anymore as his office does not accept CHAMPVA insurance. Do not think I can find a better Doc!!

Jim Dec 13 2019

Review for Dr. Birlew

Dr lowe is great took out my son's tonsils and adenoids about a month ago and couldn't be more happier thanks again Dr lowe

Richard Dec 07 2019

Review for Dr. Lowe

Nicholas P. Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Iyengar

Dr. Birlew has always taken great care of me. Not long after he became my primary care physician, he saved my life! Thank you Dr. Birlew!

Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Birlew

Dec 03 2019

Review for Dr. Prasad

Dr Cavanaugh is probably one of the last psychiatrists still practicing the full circle of psychiatry with his patients. He is thorough and takes his time with each patient. I have been lucky to have found him as one might know that finding a good fit with your doctor is difficult to find.

Dec 03 2019

Review for Dr. Cavanaugh

I take my 4 kiddos to Dr singh she is a wonderful doctor she is attentive explains things well she takes her time we have learned alot from her.

LifeISgood! Nov 28 2019

Review for Dr. Singh

I have been treated by both Dr Tansons for 34 years. I never want to go anywhere else

Dusty Alexander Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Tanson

Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Ali

Waited over 30 minutes after my appointment time in an empty waiting room. Left without seeing Doctor.

Nov 08 2019

Review for Dr. Punnam

Location

St. Joseph's Medical Center of Stockton

1800 N California St, Stockton, CA 95204

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