Emory Decatur Hospital

62%

Patients that would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average


Emory Decatur Hospital is a medical facility located in Decatur, GA. This hospital has been recognized for Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ and America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™.

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.

Learn more about our awards methodology

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery Award™ (2018)

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

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 worse than expected

8 ratings were as expected

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

Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

Research hospital performance and talk to your doctor about what's right for you

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
64%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% lower than the national average

62%

Would definitely recommend
8% lower than the national average

Emory Decatur Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%72%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%56%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%81%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%44%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%55%66%

Emory Decatur Hospital

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%64%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Monday is an excellent doctor who is very friendly, and very professional. She and her staff are the best and is highly recommended.

C Frank Sep 29 2020

Review for Dr. Monday

I was really impressed with the level of attentiveness. The staff is friendly, and visit was reasonably fast. I’m in belief that he will get to the root of the problem.

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatti

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Parrish

Cheryl Brown Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Mardy-Davis

My experience with Dr. Seward was excellent. He was very thorough as noted above and he carefully explained everything to me. He was also very kind.

Gary McGaha Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Seward

Great Dr. and great office staff great!!

Monique Tukes Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatti

Dr. Hartman always answers any questions I have. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Having the lab in the same building in Decatur is very convenient.

Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hartman

Not only is Dr. Parrott a wonderful physician he’s also a kind, patient, and empathetic person. He goes above and beyond to take care of his patients.

Lilburn Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Parrott

I found this gem when I was in a lot of pain. She’s helped so much and cannot recommend her enough.

Katherine Konzal Sep 06 2020

Review for Dr. McColumn Fulbright

He took the time to listen to me and he explained everything so I understood what was going on with my hip. He was recommended by my niece’s husband who had a total knee surgery with Dr.Bachner about 10 years ago and is doing great. I’m so glad I saw this doc!

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bachner

Everyone was so professional and kind. The Nurse Practioner Rima, was very thorough, and most interesting in what I had to say, my health concerns, and most of all, she wants to help me be the healthiest best me I can be! You gotta love that!

Rebecca Blackman Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Erramilli

Don Silva Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Barrie

I have sen Dr Bhatti and am very pleased. Easy to make appointments. And has managed my pain well. His staff is friendly and wait time are short. I have seen him for years and have never been disappointed

Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatti

My Man! He is Truly one of the best!!!

David K. Tayloy Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Branch

It was very pleasant and i always feel conformable from the start to the end of my appointment.

Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Yan

Darlene T. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Brosky II

I have been seeing Dr. Yan for years. She is personable and very knowledgeable. She's always pleasant. And the wait time is always short. I would highly recommend her.

Mimi E. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Yan

Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Patten

Thanks for ALWAYS being willing to listen and give great feedback and recommendations. Continue to go back for all my medical needs.

Adam Frank Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Pasupuleti

I have been a patient of Doctor Johnson for a long time and I have never found anything wrong with her been my doctor and waiting on me.

Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Dr. Banks is an excellent doctor who is knowledgeable and thorough on his exams. He does not rush through your time but makes sure all questions or doubts are addressed.

Dan Peterson Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Banks

Jacqueline Pendleton Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kinsey-Gotier

Dr. Foster has a wonderful bedside manner, is extremely knowledgeable, efficient and gives you a sense of comfort, knowing you are left in caring hands. You are treated as a person, not a number.

Roz Whitlock Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Foster

He is very nice , courteous, kind, considerate . He was on time with my appt., Being a new patient, I was very impressed.

Jacqueline A. Blanchard Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Dr. Was patient and kind he explained my problem and and treated me like he cares. He wrote a proscription that help to resolve my problem. Thank You to the office staff and Dr. Bell

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bell

The visit went well. I was waited on very quickly. The staff was very friendly.

John Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Monday

Dr. Banks is the best. Takes the time to explain everything thoroughly. He is pleasant and very professional. I'm so thankful Dr. Banks was recommended to our family. My highest recommendation!!

Rebecca Doster Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Banks

Very professional, courteous and thorough in his treatment. His office staff is the best.

"The dynamic twins!" Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Banks

Dr. Carpenetti is very thorough and provides great care with her patients. The office staff and nursing staff is professional and caring. Would recommend this practice!

Cecil Hazen Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Carpenetti

Fantastic and empathetic doctor. Friendly staff and welcoming staff.

Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

Dr Lyons (Tom to most of his patients) was recommended to me by a friend. It was one of the best recommendations I have received. He takes the time needed to answer your questions, to make you feel comfortable, and to understand your concerns. He is knowledgeable, personable, and reasonable.

Pat Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Lyons

Jill Stahlman Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Traub

I recently had tori lingual removal surgery. Dr. Brady is the best! I am a very nervous dental patient and he took the time to explain the procedure and made me feel very comfortable. The surgery went well and I would highly recommend Dr. Brady and his entire staff for any dental issues.

Mike B. Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Brady

He’s an awesome doctor!!! And I’m keeping him..

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bhimani

Dave R Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kraft

Janella Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Suh

Johnetta Gillies Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kennedy

excellent, really cares about his patients

Aug 16 2020

Review for Dr. Mepani

I saw Dr. Hord for knee injections. He listened and addressed my concerns. I received a steroid injection in my knee and received immediate results. ~Katie R

katie Rice Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hord

Great communicator. I highly recommend Dr. Imhof.

Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Imhof

Very thorough, calming and explained so I could understand everything.

Tracy Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Rasler

My experience with Dr welch was very great, she gets right down to the point and do a great job, very easy to talk to, great friendly staff.

Dalisha Brantley Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Welch

I'm so bless to have Dr. Chacko as my health care provider!!!!

Diane Anderson Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Chacko

Wonderful she helped me when no one else could, Love her and staff

johnell haynes Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Welch

Very professional and will not disappoint.

Dereck Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Welch

Dr. Wells is by far the best physician I've ever had. He listens, prescribes accordingly, follows up carefully and most importantly "he is always accessible". He, after so many others immediately helped my hypertension when no one else could. I adore this physician - you can't ask for better.

Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

I have ben a patient of Dr Phillips for many years. I have had nothing but good experiences with her and the staff. I trust her tremendously. The only complaint I have is that you may have a long wait.

Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Phillips

My Health Condition

Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ajibowo

Anna Cospelich Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kraft

Allison G Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kennedy

Dr. Haywood is one of the very best when it comes to "a doctor who cares about his patients". And he is especially good at his job.

Leroy Cephus Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Haywood

Stephen L. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Riley

Marilou Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Tesfaye

Shelby Cross Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Barrie

Teresa Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Lightbourne

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Lightbourne

Andrea Fairclough Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Lightbourne

I have been a patient of Dr. Lightbourne's for a number of years. She listens, she is always thorough, and always explains things. She is not quick to prescribe medications and will work with you to help you make changes that will be positive for your health. I trust her completely.

Kelly Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Lightbourne

Had knee surgery to repair my MCL & ACL. Excellent experience from my first visit. Professional staff & Dr. Conduah is the best.

Stan Smith Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Conduah

He is simply the best! If you have to face a surgical procedure, he is the one to trust. Amazing skills! He is a kind person.

Sonia Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Quinones

I had an emergency dental issue and booked an appointment after their website and Cigna's webiste said they were accepting patients. I was later told both were incorrect and they couldn't help me. Too lazy to update their website. Unhelpful and Unprofessional! Dont waste your time.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Dennis

Current patient Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Dempsey

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kamean

Highly skilled and excellent in treating both the patient and the disease. I liked that he took the time to thoroughly review everything that was happening with me.

Karen Lewis Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Barrie

Absolutely recommend Dr. Johnson!! I have been a patient of hers for many years!!!! She is wonderful, sensitive to your needs, very professional and treat you accordingly. I had a Telehealth Online Visit.

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Benton

Tom K. Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Champney

He has not been supportive during this Virus. Do not return calls

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Patten

your office staffi s so uprofessional. OMG! terrible!

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Trivedi

Great very professional

Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Jorge Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Jove

HERETICPRIME Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Elmore

Ed Black Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Falconer

My experience could not have been better! I went thru their program and everyone was so helpful and overall terrific! I would do it all over again!

Mitch Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Maynard

Doctor Caroline is the absolute best, she takes time to address your needs. I look forward to seeing her and her staff.

JKG2813308004 Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Collins

Mary Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Quinones

Jeffrey L. Hearne Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Champney

Dr. Branch was a great doctor who performed my shoulder surgery. He really care about his patients and I would refer him to anyone that needs an Orthopedic surgeon.

Garry L. Alston Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Branch

Visits to Dr. Imhof's office have always been top notch from start to finish of all of my visits. He truly shows compassion and care, and is very thorough. Best ENT doctor I have seen in all my 50+ years. Also very respectful of my time. Have never had to wait.

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Imhof

I've seen dr. Mehdi for two years. He is the most kind and compassionate doctor who really listens to you. He is, by far, the best psychiatrist I've seen in my 20 year diagnosis of bipolar disorder. His office staff is awesome as well.

Janice Baker Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mehdi

Barbara Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Yan

disappointed Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bao

Dr Cherian was very professional and explained everything very thoroughly on a level that I understood

CCBush Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Cherian

Dr. Phoenix is amazing. She puts my son at ease which means so much. I remember going to the eye doctor as a child so I know how anxious it can be for children.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Phoenix

Dr. Foster was approachable, engaging, solutions oriented, and knowledgeable.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Foster

Not good. I felt like she did nothing for my son but let him die. Took him off life support before family got to hospital and then left.

Teresa Fleming Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Greene-Harris

Robbie Biggins Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Howard

Dr Futral is a Outstanding Doctor he truly cares about his patients and he listens to your concerns and explains everything in complete detail to you ?? I highly recommend Dr Futral to anyone He’s the best in his field !!!

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Futral

The staff is fine

Not your average bear Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

Dr. Q is one of the most personable and caring doctors I've ever had. His bedside manners compliment his professionalism beautifully. This has been especially comforting during challenging times. Thanks Dr. Q

Ms. Jones Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Quinones

Had a great experience w. Dr. Krone, who treated my left knee after a sports injury.

Scott Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Krone

Great doctor! He recommended an excellent physical therapist who helps me though my injury.

Thomas Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Krone

Does anyone knows, where he's located now. Trying to make appointment only voicemail. Thank you!

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Boveri

Kind and attentive. Excellent physician

Dana Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Rausher

Location

Emory Decatur Hospital

2701 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Emory Decatur Hospital located?

Has Emory Decatur Hospital won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

Does Emory Decatur Hospital score well in safety ratings?