Tampa General Hospital

81%

Patients that would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

5 ratings were worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital

7 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
  • 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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78%

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

81%

Would definitely recommend
11% higher than the national average

Tampa General Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%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%65%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%57%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Tampa General Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

It is always a pleasure to see Dr. Castro. He always treats me with respect. Very knowledgeable M.D., who is also a very refreshing voice.

Tony Medero Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Castro

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Talton-Williamson

New patient first visit was a good one. The BP medication adjustment is working already...Thank you

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lester

John M. Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sanders

BLO Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Candelore

Dr. Berger has been my corneal specialist since 2008 and he is the most professional, caring and meticulous doctor I know. He is more than willing to answer any questions I have and appointments are never rushed. I will never be willing to trust my precious vision to any other doctor.

Linda Brownlow Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Berger

Olivia Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Williams

This is the best doctor I've ever had, he really listens to your concerns and tries to relate and help you not only as a doctor but as a person. He's knowledgeable, compassionate and professional. I really feel that I'm in great hands.

Anna I Williams Jul 09 2020

Review for Christopher Jenny

Articia Smith Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Castro

She was amazing and very professional. I was very pleased with her level of care. Her co worker Myrna was amazing as well.

Andrew Madkins Jul 08 2020

Review for Esmeralda Young

We have had a very positive experience with Dr. Ferreira and his office over the last 2 years. They actually take the time to listen to parents concerns and address them properly.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ferreira

So much easier than going in to the office

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Mendoza

Went well. Thank you.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Lopez

Catherine Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Roberson

Dr Spielberg is kind and intelligent. I respect her as she is highly knowledgeable and efficient. I'm happy I found her.

Donna Blaha Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Spielberg

Jeff Couron Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Merritt

Dr. Joyce Thomas is excellent. She listens intently and is very knowledgeable, helpful, and caring. Exactly what I wanted in a primary care physician. A 5 star Doctor.

Matt Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Very impressed at my first visit to Dr. Kervin, she is in touch with her patients and is sure to cover all patient issues. She listens and cares about her patients and their concerns. Wonderful office and nursing staff too. Very pleased, comfortable and confident with my experience.

Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Doctor

Dr. Warner was extremely organized and professional. As a new patient, I was impressed that she had already reviewed my records and was ready to address all my health issues. Given the challenges of our current medical environment, she far exceeded my expectations.

Betty Alpaugh Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

Sherrie C Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Halpern

Dr. Doctor not only displays professionalism, she listens to me, the patient. I appreciate that.

James Smith Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Doctor

I am thrilled we ended up going with Dr. Maxson for my daughter. He has an incredible bedside manner, and approached our consultant and treatment by educating us on the options and walking us through the steps to recovery. I would STRONGLY recommend him to anyone requesting a top ortho surgeon.

michelle Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Maxson

very good. please see my full review to tgh. N.

nelson pupello Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Petrus

Long time patient, with COVID-19 telemedicine is my safest choice and Dr L is more than accommodating, a REAL doctor not like so many pretend doctors here in Florida

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lester

Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Fatima Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Walgampaya

Denny McGee Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kalava

Dr Petrus takes time to give the attention necessary. It's truly a refreshing experience after years of being rushed in and out of time with a doctor.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Petrus

Listened to my concerns and addressed them. Gave me choices in decision making.

S Price Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lamartin

Excellent. Carrie is so professional and makes sure I am

Alicia Brown Jul 03 2020

Review for Carrie Skaggs

Best doctor in town and that I've ever had! Caring, compassionate, and thorough, seems to really care about her patients. Very knowledgeable and well versed in practically health related issues and concerns. Would definitely recommend!

Walter Hamilton Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Roberson

This was my first virtual visit with Dr. Chain. As always, he listened, asked questions and provided practical advice. He is an excellent doctor with a good sense of humor. He steps outside the box, when necessary. I would highly recommend him.

Pat McHale Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Chain

As a new patient, Dr Lester took the time to get to know me, and my medical history he did not try to "rush" me through my appointment. I am very happy that I now have a smart, caring, understanding doctor. Thank you Dr. Lester.

Marjorie Lofts Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lester

I'm extremely happy with results from Dr. Sauer Choe. she communicates well and listens with care

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Sauer Choe

I have been seeing Dr. Kolanko since 10/2016. I always leave completely thankful for Her caring heart and concerns for my well being. She gets 5 stars from us!!!!

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Koslacz-Kolanko

Just did a great job and I was glad I had her as my doctor.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Lefebre

sylvia theodosat Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Talton-Williamson

MHR Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

My first visit with Dr. Thomas was a Telehealth visit during Covid19. She was very nice and thorough. I will be looking forward to seeing her in person our next visit

Glenda Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Josephine S King Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Poblete

Kathleen M. Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Moulton

Dr. Warner helped me sort out the best procedure to have concerning my health. Also, informed me about the shingles shots and gave me the scripts I needed for the shots. Pretty thorough appointment for my yearly physical.

Sheri Tomitz Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

I had a great experience with Dr. Candelore. He took the time to review all my issues and setup testing to disclose more detail. I am looking forward to working with the doctor to come up with solutions.

Bob Reilly Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Candelore

S.Banken Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Spielberg

Ruth Jul 01 2020

Review for Elizabeth Poe

Dr. Warner was very thorough and professional. She has a very empathetic and engaging personality.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

This woman is not only very bright and knowledgeable, but also very kind, compassionate and pleasant. I am so grateful that she was available to evaluate the effects of my husband’s Parkinson’s Disease, and to make several recommendations that could mitigate those adverse effects.

Joan Vogt Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

He is a great neurologist I’ve had epilepsy for 16 yrs and this is the 1st time I have a neurologist that cares. He prescribed medicine that works wonderful for me. He is professional and an amazing human being

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Pizarro Otero

I have all good things to say about Dr. Ocampo. She has provided the best care for myself and my husband. I've always felt that my good health is her primary goal and with her guidance it has improved greatly.

Carol Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bautista Ocampo

Jolene M Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Coberly

My visit with Dr. Jasko was excellent. He was very thorough in his examination, and I sensed that he cared about my well-being. Dr. Jasko answered all of my questions and made feel very comfortable. I highly recommend him, if you are in need of a physician.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Jasko

Dr. Mistry is always very thorough, caring and efficient! I would recommend Dr. Mistry and his fantastic team, including Mike!

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Mistry

Annette O Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Talton-Williamson

Dr. Candelore is an awesome doctor... he listens patiently and is very knowledgeable... I recommended him to my adult children and they both love him... his medical assistant is top notch as well... love going to this doctor.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Candelore

Excellent, professional, and caring. He figured out what other physicians could not. He took time to explain my options. World's bet!

Tonie Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Diwadkar

WITH DR THOMAS AS USUAL IT WAS A VERY GOOD VISIT. DR THOMAS REALLY CARES ABOUT HER PATIENTS.

LEN COLODNY Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

The Jone’s Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Talton-Williamson

He is very professional and does indeed show concern in ur well being...Not just a patient number and out in 5 min....I have been going to him for several years and I am at ease.....

Edward Garduno Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Farrales

Listens to patient, kind, and Interested in your concerns

Janice Dorey Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Spielberg

Great service, very detailed explanation, nice employees all around

C.P Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Locicero

Always a very caring and attentive Doctor. I want her for my primary care always!

Philippa Richardson Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Ramirez

HAD A GREAT OFFICE VISIT WITH THE GOOD DOCTOR.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Wallace

Great Doctor!!

Alba Velazquez Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

Yes, I'll recommend her because she is very professional and made me fell confident talking about my health.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Monique Crowther

Very happy with the respect I was given all the way through to the completion of my surgery.

Kathryn S Lenton Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lahners

Routine for medication refill. Monique was very thorough in asking/answering any questions. Felt that she was very concerned with any of my medical needs. Love her already 1st visit, just hope she'll be around a long time.

Meneisa Woodruff Jun 27 2020

Review for Monique Crowther

Dr. Miranda was very helpful answering the questions I had related with health issues.

Xiomara Goodhand Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Miranda-Usua

Very happy with Dr Billys. Staff also were very good. Yes, I would recommend him.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Billys

This was my first visit with Dr. Merritt. I will be going back. He patiently listened to my concerns and spent time with me rather than in & out. He ordered test to rule out things I am concerned with for my peace of mind. Great experience.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Merritt

Ken and Ruth Brink Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Jasko

I have been seeing Dr Castro for a couple of years and have always found him to be understanding and compassionate. He always take the time to fully listen to me. He never rushes me. I highly reccomend him.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Castro

Jane Moore Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Poblete

Has been my local position for over a year very responsive proactive and keeping my difficult medical conditions managed highly recommend him and his staff!

Tom Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mistry

Dr. Spielberg is wonderful, compassionate and caring! So glad she is our doctor!

Patti Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Spielberg

Yes. His staff is knowledgeable & friendly. Dr. Gadea is knowledgeable, listens, investigative, doesn’t just write prescriptions, knows your medical history

Margie Schramm Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gadea

Dr. Gadea is a great doctor. He takes time to listen Carefully your concerns and explain your medical Issues with details.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gadea

Dr. Kolanko is very attentive and listens to my concerns, taking time to explain everything to me and giving me options while looking out for my health. Would recommend him to anyone looking for a PCP

OR Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kolanko

Excellent physician, good bedside manners and clinical knowledge. Highly recommend

Abraham S. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Merritt

I can't say enough good things about Dr. Scotch! His office provided such care and safety during this time of COVID-19. He was thorough in his explanations and went over everything with me so I could understand diagnosis and treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Scotch as an excellent ENT!

Heather Overton Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Scotch

Brenda Truels Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Sauer Choe

The staff is always courteous, friendly & respectful. There was an issue with a computer glitch that they resolved quickly. Dr Merritt is always a pleasure to talk to and very helpful with all questions

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Merritt

Outstanding

David Levesque Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lahners

Dr Gadea is an EXCELLENT doctor. He listens to your concerns, asks good questions, takes the time to explain and show your health status, provides advice and recommendations and consults you thoroughly. I would highly recommend him.

Michael Afloarei Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gadea

she is always concerned about whats going on and does research and gives you an answer before you leave best doctor i have

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Warner

First time visit to establish a primary care physician. Excellent! Dr. Amos spend plenty of time with me to get to know me and my medical history. Very professional and knowledgeable and thorough. Best primary care I ever received!

Silke Wohlrab Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Amos

I love Dr. Castro, very diligent and makes me feel like he truly cares about his patients and their wellbeing. He is also very nice :-)

Romelis Banks Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Castro

Esmeralda Young is excellent! She is a great listener and gets to the bottom of any situation. I have told friends and family about her and two other members of my family see her now. I am very pleased with this office. Everyone is friendly and very professional.

Melinda DeJesus Jun 25 2020

Review for Esmeralda Young

She is wonderfull. Elizabeth Poe very understanding she listens and explain thing in a caring and professional way .Me and my husband are very greatful she is our doctor . Thank you

Luzlinda Rosa. Ricardo James Jun 25 2020

Review for Elizabeth Poe

I have been wanting bigger breast for years but I am afraid of the procedure. I went for a consultation with Dr. Lee and he and his staff was amazing. I feel confident in allowing him to perform the procedure what an humble, caring man.

Latreece Cunningham Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lee

Our visit with Dr Mahamed was very informative and we found him delightful; respectful, kind and a great sense of humor. We have complete confidence in the upcoming surgery. His staff was efficient, very pleasant and went out of their way to accommodate us.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Osman-Mohamed

Dr. Lahners was very friendly and excited about making my vision the best it could be.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Lahners

As always, Dr. Poblete was prompt and thorough.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Poblete

Excellent. Took the time to fully understand my complex medical issues and dealt with them appropriately. I highly recommend Dr. Candelore

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Candelore

He is a great doctor. He took his time to go over the results with my uncle. He made my uncle feel comfortable during his visit.

Humberto Acevedo Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Mendoza

Dr. Thomas is a wonderful doctor. She is very caring and is always willing to listen. I value her opinion and seek her advise on various issues. I also belive she is very knowledgable in her field. My favorite doctor.

Angie Biddle Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Location

Tampa General Hospital

1 Tampa General Cir, Tampa, FL 33606