Presbyterian/​St. Luke's Medical Center

79%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2018)

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

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 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

2 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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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79%

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

79%

Would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Presbyterian/St. Luke's 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%68%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%64%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%72%66%

Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%69%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%78%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Shipman knew my son’s peritoneal cavity so well. A pleasure to work with. Thanks for your PD catheter placements for him.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Shipman

As his patient I can say that Dr. Donato & his team are exceptional. Dr. Donato is indeed a five-star professional---the best of the best.

Bets Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Donato

Carolyn Allen Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Cahn

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Prevedel

Laura Yokota Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Marks

I am so grateful that I will finally be getting the relief from pain that has plagued me for years.

Robert Pinnick Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ghiselli

Dr Basche always explained and answered questions. Best treatments. Happy to recommend her to family and friends.

Yvonne Tsalamandris Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Basche

Dr Yee and his staff are absolutely amazing. He helped me with a problem and listened to my concerns and then fixed everything! Their office is highly recommended by me.

riderdiver Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Yi

Been having checkups probably 20 yrs or more . Always comfortable to deal with and excellent information on my status.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hinshaw

Jillian Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Slenkovich

ruth Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hinshaw

Chris Lopez Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Rothenberg

Stacy is understanding

Jun 30 2020

Review for Stacey Brophy

Stacey is the best! She's straight forward and caring. Exactly what I want in a health professional. I wish she could be my PCP!

Cindy Kent Jun 30 2020

Review for Stacey Brophy

It was a great visit, got all concerns addressed as usual! He is keeping me healthy!

Alice Nikolaisen Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Prager

Dr. Schultz was very attentive, understanding, and able to provide quick and needed care without a lot of hoops to jump through or follow up visits that I have experienced with other doctors.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Schultz

Dr. V has been patient and listens to me when I tell him about my situation. He has been supportive and prescribes tests and treatments appropriately to help resolve my issues. I'm happy that Dr. V is my cardiologist.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Viswanathan

Karina E. Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

Sherwood A Elkind Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Sowell

Robert Hensler Jun 28 2020

Review for Kathryn Dorweiler

Dr. Hahn is professional, empathetic and answers all questions.

Tracy Alverson Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hahn

The dr and physician assistant were very professional and kind.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rothenberg

Very caring about her work and her patients. Office staff super friendly and helpful.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Benson

Melissa Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Dr. Bell was extremely personable during my vasectomy which inherently is a little awkward for the patient. His office was on schedule and the procedure went as planned without any issues or pain.

Tim Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Dr. Prager has a very professional and caring bedside manner.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Prager

Dr Riley understands deeply the type of communication required when treating pediatric patients. His ability to relate at a kid’s point of view is just as apparent as his technical acumen. We highly recommend Dr Riley and RMHC

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Riley

This was my first phone consultation regarding a recent ultrasound. It was preceded by a brief nurse review of my current health followed by a report from Dr Vijay regarding the test results. I thought it was very thorough and I enjoyed being able to do it from the comfort of my home

Steve Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Vijay

They were amazing after we got through the issues with records that couldn't be read they were very helpful and accommodating Thank u

Jean Richards Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Bess

I’ve been very pleased with Dr. Shogan and his staff. My surgery was successful and the treatment both before my surgery and after was exceptionally good.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Shogan

The office was on time and very efficient. Dr. Rougas is professional and personable.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rougas

Sandy Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Griffith

D. Kim Sytten Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kuklo

Dr. Maybrook was very easy to speak with. He was thorough and discussed every available course of action pertaining to my situation. We came up with a plan and are moving forward. Dr. Maybrook is truly a superior physician of his peers.

Ron Vickery Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Maybrook

This was a follow up Pap following a Cone procedure. Dr. Moison is professional and very kind. She didn't rush me and I feel that she did a great job. I will continue under her care.

Linda L Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Moison

Thorough and Compassionate, no-nonsense when examining the individual, good questions and she is thoughtful. Her office runs efficiently too. My lucky day as a fairly new mature resident in the Denver area.

Sandra Gommel Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hinshaw

Bob Anderson Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Viswanathan

J Ross Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Fuenzalida

Dr. McCracken and his team are fabulous! I recently had a brow and eyelid lift & it turned out amazing. Could not be happier with everything. They have also done a great job adapting to all of the change from COVID. I have felt very comfortable every time I have been in the office.

Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. McCracken

FlyFish970 Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Vijay

Dr. Banks is an excellent doctor, and explains everything in ways that my daughter and I can understand. She never rushes, and makes us feel as if she has all the time in the world to devote to us. I know Dr. Banks truly cares about my daughter's health, both now and into the future.

Leah Landolfi Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Banks

Dr. Kelly has removed cancer from my arm and continues to monitor it for any possible return of the cancer.

Walt Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kelly

Dr. Yi was excellent to work with, and explained everything in a way that made sense

Dan Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Yi

Great staff dr bell always great

Dave m Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Jason Z. Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Strutt

Dr Rougas is a very personable and attentive doctor. We have enjoyed his council and care for several years now and have never been disappointed.

Ross Wilhite Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Rougas

Very thourough, not rushed. Took an actice role in my health and felt she really cared

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Havlen

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sancaktar

Cheryl is compassionate and listens to my concerns. It has been nice to have an OB provider that is sympathetic during such a chaotic time!

Jun 20 2020

Review for Cheryl Kohrs

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mehta

I have been with Dr Vijay since the 1990’s and in that time period I have been treated with utmost respect and always received excellent health care. I would say 10/10 for Dr. Vijay

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Vijay

Dr. Kulig was more interested in getting me on a transplant list than he was figuring out what was wrong with my health and subsequently delayed an effective treatment.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kulig

John has been our daughter's pediatric oncologist since 2012. He was the first provider we found that truly listened to our concerns and crafted a care plan to fit for our family. We are very confident and thankful to have him leading our care team.

Brittany M. Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. van Doorninck

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Maybrook

For the first time in many years I felt heard and understood. Dr. Dabela, is caring and took plenty of time to answer my questions. I am so very thankful for this office and their staff.

Lisa Marie Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dabelea

always , yes definitely, physician scoring: 10

Don Elliott Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Aksut

Dr. Cohen actually listens to what I have to say and he explains things in a way that I totally understand. Everyone in the office has an easy smile and something nice to say. I highly recommend him as a knowledgeable cardiologist who truly cares.

Jackie Green Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Cohen

Always have a good experience when I visit Dr. Kuklo. Very efficient , thorough . In and out in a timely manner. thank you.

Pat Irwin Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kuklo

Barb Goodman Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. McCracken

E. Coleman, PhD Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Prevedel

I have been a patient of Dr. Havlen for the past 5 years. Very professional, very friendly. Excellent Doc. Recommend her and her practice without reservation!

Richard Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Havlen

emcpheet Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Schlegel

Celina Haro Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Bess

Dr Moison has been there for me during some really challenging times. She is smart, kind, and her patience and warmth are so comforting. I feel lucky to have found her!

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Moison

Visit is always pleasant. Always seen within a short time of arriving for my appointment.

Will Frank Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Viswanathan

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Prager

Very knowledgeable and personable physician. Give confidence that the care that he provides will be the best available. Explains every step of what he plans to do and Why. I finally got relief of pain in both my knee and shoulder. I am very grateful for his care, knowledge, and actions.

Bill Cecil Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

PJ Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Michalik

The best and most professional surgeon that has improved my situation greatly. I highly recommend Dr Wong.

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

Dr Sobky replaced my right hip in February. He’s a brilliant surgeon, and my recovery was fairly easy. I now have full range of motion with no pain.

Cathy Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Went to Dr. Bertelson for a second opinion. She asked for more tests to make sure what was going on. Surgery had some unexpected problems, but she handled them well and explained what went on. Not in a hurry, answered all questions. Very professional and the outcome was ideal.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bertelson

Pat Martire Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Delarosa

Being one of her first patients when she started in '18, I have to say that she has been one of the better doctors that I have. Takes the time to explain and listens to concerns.

BRD Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Levy

I went to see Dr Kelly for a yearly recheck after surgery in 2015 . She was very professional explaining how my bone and leg were doing and was caring. I recommending her for her knowledge as well as her caring and professionalism.

Cleo Dioletis Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kelly

Had an amazing 1st visit! Very friendly and so great! So happy I chose to come here!

Lori B Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Arango

Marlene Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Donato

I have been seeing Dr. Bell for a few years. Great guy, great Doctor. Always answers all my questions.

Dan Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

I've worked with most of the more reputable Orthopedic Surgeons in the Denver metropolitan area including Dr. Sobkey and he has and always be my first choice. His staff is so awesome to work with at my visits.

Roland Kneen Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Joseph Ferrer Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Fantastic. Wonderful, concerned, patient-oriented specialzed provider!

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Baker

Dr. Ghincea takes time to explain, to answer questions, and to ask the right questions. She shows caring and willingness to work with the patient. I recommend her.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ghincea

I am so glad that I chose this physician. He was very thorough, with visuals, to explain what I could possibly be experiencing. He seemed genuinely concerned and started a exploratory plan to determine the exact cause of my issues. The office and staff were very clean and health conscious.

Carol Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ord

I had a great experience. Carpel tunnel surgery on both wrists - 2 weeks apart Very professional - surgery was quick and easy. Dr Yi is outstanding.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Yi

Dr. Burgess is very thorough and easily to talk to. He is the most knowledgeable doctor I know for my health.

Ginny Martindale Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Burgess

The care I got was excellent. I couldn't have asked for better! My lower back is really bad and my PCP referred me to Denver International Spine Center. They called me on a Friday and I was scheduled to see Abby Leishman, PA right away the following Wednesday. I highly recommend!

Ann Jun 07 2020

Review for Abby Leishman

Ken S. Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Maybrook

ML Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Popham

Very knowledgeable and personable. Able to plainly explain what may be going on and the options for ,treatment.

Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Rougas

Joseph Busch. Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

I am extremely pleased with my care. Dr. Sobky saw me immediately after my initial contact with his office and couldn’t be happier with the results of the surgery.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sobky

Dr bell was performing my 9 year check up from prostate cancer. Very happy that he has been a strong presence in my health care.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Don Arthur Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Fuenzalida

PA and MA were excellent. Very professional and knowledgeable.Dr Wong always professional and very knowledgeable. Answered all my questions

Barbara Sullivan Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wong

USAF retired female Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Maybrook

Dr Chung is an amazing surgeon, doctor and human being. He is always happy, friendly and knowledgeable. My fusion continues to be in tact (just had 2 year visit) no shrinking.I have remained the same height for 60 years!!!

Joan R. Mickels Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Chung

Location

Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center

1719 E 19th Ave, Denver, CO 80218