Sky Ridge Medical Center

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% 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

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgery, spinal fusion, hip fracture treatment, hip replacement, and total knee replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in back and neck surgeries and spinal fusion procedures

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

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

5 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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).

Learn more about patient experience
75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Sky Ridge 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%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%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%57%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Sky Ridge Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

I am very happy that Dr. Delarosa was my surgeon, he is very professional, caring, takes time to explained details, makes you feel save and well taken care of

Bozenna Rozycka Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Delarosa

Betty Kaan Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Chae

Dr Strutt was able to not only do my surgery. He was a great motivation with my temporary health challenges. Exceptional service by Dr And office staff.

Chuck Grote Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Strutt

Dr Schneider takes all the time you need and listens better than any ortho we have seen. I would highly recommend him for sports related issues, especially.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Dr Wente has been a great doctor and surgeon to work with! He is kind, listens and explains everything I need to know. This is my second surgery with him. I wouldn't choose anyone else!

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wente

Great guy good experience

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Galansky

I had a great experience. Dr Hart and his staff kept me informed of every step along the way and he even went out of his way to call and ask how I was doing a few days later. I would definitely recommend him.

Tom S Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Hart

The most amazing surgeon ever! I walked out of surgery the same day with zero pain. I’d recommend him without hesitation.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Braxton

Dr. Ziernicki is the best doctor I have ever seen. She is extremely professional and friendly. The office staff is great and friendly too . I was lucky to have her guidance and care throughout my pregnancy and delivery. LOVE Dr. Ziernicki and all staff here. I highly recommend Esprit Woman Care!!!

Tran Nguyen Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Ziernicki

EXCELLENT!

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Wente

The health care workers I dealt with were very professional and courteous. I felt very comfortable and felt that my needs were met.

Jim Andersen Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Eigner

Dr. Reiner did a great job of removing a malignant growth from the underside of my tongue. I had little bleeding or pain and healed quickly. He was kind, understanding and listened to my concerns. Dr. Reiner and staff are very caring and provided me with wonderful care.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Reiner

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

On time. Professional. Would highly recommend him.

Gordon Rowley Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ferrari

Dr Donato's skill as a surgeon saved me. It has been 4-1/2 yrs since my terminal diagnosis and I'm still here. He said to me after the operation, "I got everything;" and he did."

M Williams Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Donato

The whole office is efficient and professional Dr Jacobson is awesome

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobson

Dr Stephen is a breath of fresh air. I felt like he took his time to explain what was going and what to expect. He truly cares. He is skilled in what he does and my outcomes reflect it.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Stephen

marilyn peterson Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ort

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Stull

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mardones

The best pediatric urologist in Denver. He has taken care of both of my boys. I wouldn’t even consider going anywhere else

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Galansky

Dr. Wente patiently explained my condition and answered all of my questions. Both personable and professional.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wente

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

Yvonne Tsalamandris Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Basche

Laura Yokota Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Marks

I've seen multiple surgeons about my back problem and Dr. Smith seems to be the only one truly offering minimally invasive. I'm excited to finally start feeling better. His bedside manner is excellent and he made me feel comfortable about my decision.

Roberta Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Very caring and concerned. i highly recommend him.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Crowley

Dr. Workman is wonderful! Highly recommend her. She spent time with my daughter as a new patient. I was so impressed I will change doctors and make her my primary physician.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Workman

Listens to comments to patient and includes patient in decision making. Dr. D’AMBROSIA and staff are very knowledgeable and have helped me manage my pain.

Joan Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. D'Ambrosia

Just love this dr

Cheryl Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Oswald

Dr Yi and his staff are outstanding. Dr Yee listens and provides advice and I couldn't have asked for a better doctor for my issue. The office is above reproach. I am so grateful to everybody there.

riderdiver Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Yi

Does a wonderful job of listening and does not rush you.

Pam DeAngelis Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Newman

Dr. Newman is one of the best!

Marc S Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Newman

Never rushed me. Very through. Explained clearly what needed to be done. Very pleased.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hajjali

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

Dennis L Ross Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Arias

Very prompt and courteous staff. Dr. Pitts as always was fantastic and addressed all of my concerns.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Pitts

Mistakenly assigned to a different doctor, but the nurse and office team worked with Dr. Petrina to eventually have him see me. He read all materials relevant to my situation, listen to my needs, and provided a plan (medications, rehab, etc.) that already helped me greatly.

Ron Tzur Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Petrina

Excellent! Highly recommend attention to detail and professionalism.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Stone

Very professional staff. This was my first visit with Dr. Hajjali. He was very knowledgeable, took his time and explained things clearly.

Patrick Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Hajjali

Exceptional technique. Brilliant. Also, Great team.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Loucks

Good listener. Knowledgeable, methodical, reviews pertinent information before making final recommendations.

RTW Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Herod

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

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Benson

Dr. Casanova took care of our young son for two years after he was born with hydronephrosis. She is a diligent and skilled clinician, communicates very effectively, and is very kind and compassionate. I wish I could give her six stars.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Casanova

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 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

Dr. Spencer listens and remembers more about me than I do!

Doris J Shriver Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Spencer

My visit was very good everyone respectful and very courteous. Everyone listened to my issues. They were honest but gave me hope. I'm looking forward to working with them in future to solve my issue.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Oswald

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

Dr Herod spent a lot of time going over my situation and explained what the next steps he wanted to take to make sure I’m doing good. I would recommend him to anyone who needs this kind of dr.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Herod

Dr. Le is a professional, committed, compassionate gastroenterologist. He will pursue all avenues to find a rationale for symptoms the patient is experiencing. Dr. Le makes his patients feel valued. Thank you, Dr. Le. You are an asset to the medical profession.

C. Miller Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. le

Chris Riley Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Mathew

ADC, Dr Yang and staff ALWAYS excel in all our questions and service. We have had this group for over 18 years and Dr Yang is the reason we will keep him as our cardiologist. The professionalism and care they show us is wants sets them apart from others.

heart happy Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Yang

Dr Gowan and his staff are great to work with!

Patrick C Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Cowan

Very nice to have a doctor listen to you and give you a straight answer.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Cowan

Very comfortable to talk with.

David Frost Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

The whole staff is great! Gail wonderful, Karen wonderful, Dr. Davis absolutely wonderful! All wonderful! Feel so lucky to be able to come to this office for my health care - they really are the absolute BEST!!!

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Davis

caring and learned neurologist

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Karwa

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Aragon

Dr Nemechek removed part of my thyroid. His office staff was amazing and took a lot on my anxiety away. I love Dr. Nemechek’s approach with his patients and he is so personable. Highly recommend him and his practice.

Marty Dubey Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Nemechek

Yes most definitely.

Glen Sidwell Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Pehler

2 year follow up from a stent placement in June 2018. Kassie is so kind, professional and has a wonderful bedside manner.

Susan Jajczyk Jun 25 2020

Review for Kassandra Cunningham

Cheryl is always prompt, caring, knowledgeable and professional. I highly recommend her

Marnie Jun 24 2020

Review for Cheryl Mark

Erin D Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Schoolcraft

Dr. Mignoli is the best

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mignoli

Bob Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Just a great guy who knows how to communicate, teach and make you feel comfortable. Most impressed with his skill, knowledge and talents. Highly recommend!

Curt Coffman Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Eigner

The office is efficient and safe. Staff is friendly.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Loucks

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

Military doctor. involved in "conspiracy to defraud".

DANIEL J PAVLOVSKY Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Walker

Wonderful caring Doctor.

Bryce Hadaway Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Newman

Dr Greenhow is awesome, very astute, professional and friendly. He replaced my right hip 2 years ago and it hasn’t felt this good since I was a child. He’s the best!

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Greenhow

I had made and cancelled appointment due to COVID, a scary issue all its own. I finally had the opportunity to see Dr. Williams. I am very happy with the way he did listen to me, and took care of the issues I had come to see him.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Dr. Jacobson has been outstanding throughout my surgical procedure and recovery. He is very caring, smart and is involved in the care of his patients.

Deborah Suitor Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobson

Jun 23 2020

Review for Cheryl Mark

Dr. Keith Jacobson is very bad surgeon. After hammer toe and bunion surgery with him i'm disable, living with pain. I'm not recommending him .

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobson

Kim Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Pehler

Not only is Dr. Einger a fantastic doctor, but he is someone I consider a very close friend. He offers comfort to his patients.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Eigner

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

I've been a patient of Dr. Williams for nearly 15 years now. He's consistently conscientious and he always remembers my health issues, so I don't have to keep explaining myself. He's attentive and focused during my appointments and never distracted.

CGS Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

Cheri V. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Harogiannis

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

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

Dan Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Yi

Dt Loucks and his staff represent the highest level of professionalism. They are efficient, effective and amicable. Although I am not totally through my recovery from a total knee replacement, the results to date are very positive.

Patricia Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Loucks

Great. He truly cares about his patients, and he’s honest and up front. Only thing I would like from him, is to slow down. He always seems rushed.

Sandra Smith Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Loucks

Great staff dr bell always great

Dave m Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Jason Z. Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Strutt

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Sancaktar

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Masri

This doctor is the absolute best! Helped me with my ongoing shoulder pain. Follow-up with my insurance company. Got me to a great ortho doc that did a repair. Really goes above and behind in helping and responding to my questions.

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Masri

I had the unfortunate experience of doing severe damage to both my knees although many years apart. The good thing is Dr. Ed did fantastic work. It's been close to 20 years & still going strong!

Coleen Shilling Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Szuszczewicz

Dr. Galansky and the entire Urology Associates practice is terrific.....highly professional, up-to-date on everything and they take the time to really understand your situation. My family and I have relied on Dr. Galansky for over 20 years. I highly recommend him.

Kirby Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Galansky

Location

Sky Ridge Medical Center

10101 Ridgegate Pkwy, Lone Tree, CO 80124