St. Vincent's Medical Center

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • 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
  • 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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67%

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

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

St. Vincent'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%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%61%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%46%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

St. Vincent'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%51%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%71%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

The staff is wonderful The dr. Is kind and caring I had a great experience in the office

Emily sorstein Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mehta

Cara Hartman Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

Dr. Girasole did both my cervical fusion and lumbar fusions. I recommend him very HIGHLY. He is knowledgeable, kind, patient, and a wonderful surgeon. I can go back to my walks, yard work, and most importantly my profession as a nurse! Thank you, Dr. Girasole!

Nyla Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

A a retired Pharmacist, I rate Dr. Martin as the best orthopedist I have ever had for my bad knee in about 30 years.

Al S. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

My visit went well very comfortable with doctor and staff

Benbow Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Hage

On April 30th I had surgery to repair a tear in my right rotator cuff. The guy is a rock star. Never had any pain. He recommended I use an ice water machine to reduce selling. All the above worked. Follow up from his team was excellent. Highly recommend Dr Brittis.

George Coleman Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Brittis

Very smart and thorough doctor with wonderful bedside manner. Diagnosed my issue and got me on the path to good health. I’ll be sticking with Dr. Hage. Staff is also very nice and accommodating.

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Hage

Doctor Modwel saved my life. Her persistence, frankness, and thoroughness is why I am alive today.

Brian Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Modwel

Dr. Blanco is a wonderful Doctor Who really cares about his patients! He is so patient, caring, considerate and explains everything with the patient understands! So proud to call him my doctor!

Joy Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Blanco

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Mauer

Excelente fast and professional service Dr. Taylor is awesome makes me feel confortable all the way

Katheryn Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Leite

Great with his patient as long as the treatments are working, then forgets you exist as soon as you really need him because you are getting much sicker, fast.

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Fischbach

Melisa Tennant Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sofer

I have been a patient of Dr Zelkowitz for “30 years!” He is the most caring Doctor I have ever known in my 68 years!! Not to forget, helping me with my countless illnesses! I don’t know where I would be without him! Congratulations Dr Z ?? Miss you!?? JANE JONES TOLLAND, CT

Jane Jones Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Zelkowitz

Karen K Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

Barbara Waite Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Cody

I saw Dr. King for a surgical procedure. He has a great personality and explained everything to me.

Ken Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. King

Best doctor on earth! Outstanding Oncologist and Superior Human Being! Knowledgeable, Professional, Responsive and Kind. There is no one better!

Barbara B Oligino Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Zelkowitz

I had a serious foot issue and needed expert care. I feel very lucky to have found Dr.Anz. she is caring, compassionate, and very knowledgeable. I felt safe visiting her office during this pandemic. I highly recommend her.

Gina Sweet May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Anz

My regular gynecologist of many years has recently retired and so today was my first visit with Dr.Hage and I would recommend him to friends and family. He was professional, polite and informative. Answers questions and makes recommendations.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hage

I have been going to Dr Labarre for about two years. The service I receive from him and his staff is top notch. Very professional yet personable. Highly recommend him.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Labarre

She’s pretty alright for a Doctor

Jason K May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Castillo

George B May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

A wonderful visit as always for my annual exam. I have becoming here for years and love Dr. Servetas.

Jennifer Vangele May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Servetas

Michael Zeislet May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Woods

Ann May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Soberman

Very thorough and kind.

May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manning

I really like her, but I've been trying to call her office for a month and there is no answer or answering service. And I think I have the right number--it's the one listed on this site and others. The phone just rings and rings. Guess I should find another doctor. :(

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Palhete

Dr. Silva is excellent at following up and listening to his patients - he has been very helpful to my mother and we appreciate his attentiveness and flexibility.

Todd, New York May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Silva

Joy Modugno May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Pearson

Waited over an hour to be seen. And when I finally was the Dr was in there for less than 5 minutes. Terrible.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr. Girasole is a great surgeon. He did a spinal fusion on my L4-L5 and I feel great. He is professional and he takes time to speak with his patients and listen to them. His staff are also great. I highly recommend him.

Pat Carey May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

True medical professional. Following him Yale to his new position. Have had two surgeries with him, I trust him only.

Thomas F. Brennan May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Abbed

Nicole Bates May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Gong

My family member has been trying to get the surgery for over a year and they keep cancelling the appointment due to “an emergency” and rescheduling for 2-3 months then they cancel that one. Office is not competent. The insurance has already approvec the surgery so it is the office that is at fault

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Fridman

N/a

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Servetas

Dr Haige is a very nice man ! He’s a great doctor and is very careful to be gentle when doing exams .

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Hage

Best of the best. Thank you for helping Doctor Pavle Joksovic. I look at life from a different perspective. Blessings

Michael S. Lanzo May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Joksovic

Dr.Leite helped me decided which IUD I wanted to get and explained all the effects and benefits.

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Leite

Allison K May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Russo

Excellent he is very thorough,explains everything answers all questions I recommend him highly great DR

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Wilchinsky

Good job DR Girasole, GOD bless you and your family always.

Nicolas Rivera May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Girasole

A very nice doctor who listens to you. Sincere, with a great bedside manner.

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Soberman

Dr Hulinsky is one of the best doctors in CT. He is a doctors' doctor, admired for his diagnostic abilities of rare conditions and professional demeanor.

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Hulinsky

She is excellent, she is my Doctor since 2005, even I am leaving in NYC now, I go to Fairfield for my appointment with her . Sister Maria

Sister Maria Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Spivack

Dr Sackstein has been treating me for 20 years. I can't recommended him highly enough,

RichP Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Sackstein

great doctor.

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Gentry

Kenneth Cowan Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Abbed

First visit very pleasant ... I felt welcomed and secured as a patient that she was aware of my needs medically from the minute she walked in the room she knew everything about me.. as a patient that made me feel like I mattered

Paris Williams Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Leite

Claudia Arenas Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Marsan

Alice MacFarland Apr 19 2020

Review for Dr. Redler

He was straight to the point and informational , and did great job for my c section

Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Servetas

Gale (Morrison) Plancon Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Restifo

Dr Andrew's is a wonderful caring person and Doctor he took care of my dad and fought for him when others wanted to do things differently I cant thank him enough for all he did for me and my dad

Patty Manns Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Andrews

Dr. Abbed is a spectacular surgeon & I'm glad he stayed in CT.

Apr 16 2020

Review for Dr. Abbed

Dr Zahid has been so supportive during this very rough time with losing my mom to COVID 19. He is very calm and spends time with making sure the family is at ease. thank you Dr. Zahid for all you do especially during this very trying time.

Kim Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Zahid

I've seen Dr. Hulinsky for my diabetes for nearly four years now. He's an excellent physician, who listens to my concerns and genuinely cares about helping me.

Tom_Asche Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hulinsky

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Cohen

It’s been 10 years since Dr M did my surgery. I think of him often as he changed my life drastically for the better. Should have written this sooner. Thanks from a grateful person.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. McLaughlin

The best visit to a doctor’s office ever

Bob Murphy Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Abbed

Very professional and perfect results. Dr. Restifo is highly recommended.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Restifo

Dr. Zimmerman is knowledgeable & does what he says he is going to do & even follows up HIMSELF! A pleasure to deal with!

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Zimmerman

Dr. Gross is knowledgeable, concerned & responsive! Highly recommend.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Gross

Westportellen Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Jain

No bedside manner.

Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Rotem

I had a very bad break of my wrist which necessitated surgery. Dr. Backe did a superb job. His staff is very competent and was extremely pleased with my dealings with Dr Backe. I would highly recommend him as a doctor and surgeon.

Joeanna Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Backe

Thank you for everything! Our family wouldn’t be possible without you.

Apr 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ressler

Dr Redler and his staff were patient and responsive and offered very helpful advice on my condition.

Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Redler

Office staff is very professional nice per usual . I appreciate the precautions they took also considering the coronavirus issue. I felt my shoulder pain was addressed and diagnosed properly. I am optimistic I will be feeling better soon. Dr. Martin was very nice

Alice MacFarland Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Martin

Dr Werner and her staff are the absolute best, always accommodating and extremely knowledgeable. I always feel better after my visit.

David Gray Mar 30 2020

Review for Dr. Werner

Very attentive to my concerns or condition. Very thorough with history and makes appropriate referrals. Also, friendly with a good sense of humor.

David K. Kershaw Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cody

Excellent diagnostician, friendly. Referred me for open-heart surgery at just the right time and to an excellent surgeon

David K. Kershaw Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Selter

He was very informative and professional

Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gottschall

Joe Furnari Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ressler

Dr. Blondin seemed to make light of a serious situation & did not keep his word on having another doctor or his office call me for a very necessary consult. Stay away! “Next case,” ran out of the exam room to see another patient.

Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Blondin

Horrible doctor.

Monica J Slomski Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Russo

Dr Selter is a brilliant person, and a top shelf physician who possesses an excellent bedside manner and is very thorough in his explanations and suggestions for treatments. I give him 10 thumbs up!

Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Selter

Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Gupta

Had my first visit with DR Tagoe after my doctor retired was very impressed office staff was very friendly and doctor was very informative

Ray Dicicco shelton Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce-Tagoe

Rodney Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bruce-Tagoe

Had Anterior Total Hip Replacement on February 3, 2020. Dr Boone was wonderful along with all the staff, nurses and one night hospital care. I am still receiving calls from the hospital on how I am doing. Very happy that I finally decided to have Dr. Boone do this procedure

Reva Baker Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Boone

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Abbed

Dr. Floch makes you feel so comfortable and welcoming and his staff are amazing.

Sal Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

Visit to St. Vincent's Urgent Care on 2/17/20. Dr. Andrew Killen checked me out, prescribed pills to take for 5 days. I am good as "new".

Vivian Harris Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Killen

Dr Anz is the best doctor for my feet. Very informative careing easy to understand.Did thing others doctors did not come close to.Veryhappy finding a good doctor like her. John Shurko Shelton,Ct-03\10\2020

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Anz

Dr. was very professional, courteous, and knowledgeable. I will definitely recommend her.

J Mullen Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Goncalves

She is a wonderful doctor, very thorough and friendly. I have complete confidence in her and will only use her as my doctor. She listens and explains and directed me clearly to any other needs I had.

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Darak

Very efficient, pleasant and thorough. Was very pleased and would recommend

Evelyn, Westport Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Spak

Mar 03 2020

Review for Dr. Goldfarb

Outstanding, highly experienced, great personality, extremely knowledgeable pediatrician. Dr. Ella does everything buy her self. She is a REAL MEDICAL DOCTOR ! My three kids love her very much. She is like a part of our family.

Joanna S. Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mezheritsky

Dr. Floch is funny and personable. He listened to me when I explained my symptoms and told me step by step of what my surgery will entail. I am so happy to have him in my corner!!!

Meagan N Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Floch

Very knowledgeable and enthusiastic! Great at explaining things…

Feb 29 2020

Review for Dr. Blondin

Dr. Darak is amazing. She actually listens to all your concerns and addresses them all. She is very thorough and detailed.

Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Darak

Visit was great. Quick and easy.

Shakira Feb 28 2020

Review for Dr. Shapiro

Location

St. Vincent's Medical Center

2800 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606