Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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, 2019, 2018)

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

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

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)

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

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Critical Care Award™ (2019)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

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  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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).

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79%

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

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%79%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%55%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%67%66%

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%58%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%67%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Nikki Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Dominique J. Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Randell

Mariano Gomez Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Wood

Dr. Price is outstanding! Personable, professional, and obviously great at what she does. I could not recommend her any higher.

Fred Hoffman Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Price

rebecca wall Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Graivier

Kristi Wood Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. James

Mary McCrary and son, Donald McCrary Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Bomeli

Dr. Pérez performed a lift with implants on me six weeks ago. I am very very happy with the results. He is a skilled surgeon and did a fantastic job. His team is also responsive, helpful, and made me feel very comfortable. So happy I chose him.

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Love Dr Garrity ! She is very compassionate and knowledgeable She takes the time to listen to all my problems

Sheila Post Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Garrity

Occupy Mars Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Robb Jr.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Dr. Jones is an excellent listener, communicator, very detailed. I am very pleased. It has been an exceptional experience.

Brandy Daniels Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

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

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Boveri

Ed Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Really nice, confident doctor. I felt comfortable asking him questions and trusted his expertise. Wish we could have discussed health problem longer, in more detail. Office staff was efficient and kind.

Smith Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Dr. Weinstien sees patients and is calm and un-rushed and takes all the time you need to answer your questions and he is very thorough calm and professional

sno Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Weinstein

He was so amazing with his words and overview of my appointment in as far as great explanations regarding everything we discussed. Very personable too.

Mark walter Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Drori

Joseph Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Dr Herzog is a very thorough and caring physician. He literally saved my life! During a routine physical he discovered an occlusion in my carotid and immediately sent me to another physician that eventually lead to surgery. His staff is amazing too! Great physician and great practice!

Mikki Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Herzog

Had ACDF surgery and have been very happy with everything from the initial meetings through the post-op followups. Pain free and back to pretty much full mobility after less than three months. Everyone's situation is different, but Kancherla and his team are great!

Johnnie Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Brenda Gilbert Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Been going to Dr Arkin for years Would recommend her to anyone She is kind through and knowledgeable Very patient also

Holly mcpherson Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Arkin

Teresa Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Dr. Graivier is a,master at plastic surgery...he has a wonderful bedside manner..he listens to what outcome you want and he makes the best suggestions for your surgery..I highly recommend Dr. Graivier...his staff is also excellent.

Judy charles Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Graivier

I appreciate the forthright manner of Paul Kirschbaum. He asks the right questions and gets to the answers quickly. An excellent cardiologist!

Chad Callaghan Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kirschbaum

Wonderful Dr. with terrific staff. Explains EVERYTHING and give choices where possible. Was recommended by my physician in GA!!! Don't believe the BS negative review. He's fabulous!

Stephen Boney Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Sawhney

Outstanding with common sense. Very well respected by medical professionals. I am now cancer free with his help.

Susan Carter Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Reddy

Barbara Pomerance Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Fogle

Dr. Singh is a pro. Well informed, courteous, genuinely interested and concerned in her patients health, good listener... Would highly recommend.

Deborah Goodness Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

I am glad that my dear friend recommended I see Dr. Kancherla. I just wish I had seen him sooner! Dr. K and his staff take the time to explain all medications, procedures, and options. They are very consistent with their communication with me and my family. Thank you all so very much.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

He is wonderful I would recommend to everyone. He did Cataract and stents on me and he is great

Evelyn D Partain Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sawhney

C Miller Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Boveri

Dr. Brett Mendel was thorough in his explaining my condition and the things I had to do to stay well. Brett's communication with me was excellent. He answered many questions from my wife and I in a caring and understanding manner.

Stephen Dignam Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Mendel

Recently saw Dr Sharma at his new location at Northside. I have a very complex and chronic heart condition. Dr Sharma spent a huge amount of time going over each of my medical documents. Explained my condition and situation. Together we came up with a management plan. RECOMMEND HIM HIGHLY

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

Ruprecht May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Shaw

May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Castanon

Sharon Mongrello May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Dr. Hon is always attentive, listens well and is reassuring. Dr. Hon is very professional, she takes the time to explain what needs to be done and provides valuable advice

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hon

Excellent and very professional and kind and caring and knowledgeable

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Camasta

Mojisola Omolabi May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Vic and Esther Mazza May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hill

From consult to surgery, my experience was phenomenal! Dr Bomeli's bedside manner brings a since of calm and assurance that all is going to go well...and it did! It felt as if I never had surgery...honestly! Kudos to Dr Bomeli and his entire team. Thank you for everything!!

Mel C May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Bomeli

Cater Cooper did amazing job , on me 3 times! 2006, 2008 and 2009, very complex spines surgeries L5 S1, i have no problems at since then. I can only highly recommend him , with Doctor Steuer and the Polaris group. Carter is amazing listener and the best in the field. I HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMEND HIM.

Sebastien Renon May 27 2020

Review for Carter Cooper

Dr. Griffin is an excellent Doctor. I would highly recommend him. If you have ever had trouble with acne or acne scarring, Dr. Griffin is the one to see.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Griffin

May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

I have been a patient for over 12 years and he keeps my ulcerative colitis in remissions and immediately takes care of the few flare ups I have had. His office staff is beyond great

Bonnie May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Salzberg

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

GW May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Binderow

Dr. Kancherla was highly recommended as an outstanding surgeon. He did an incredible job for my two level cervical disk replacement. He is kind, compassionate and understanding. He took time to answer any/all question. Not once did I ever feel rushed.

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Nice guy. But he failed me. Him and his team were great at the start but after the failed surgery, leaving me worse off than before, they were difficult to work with and brushed me off.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Jeffords

Patricia May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Karsan

Dr. Fogel treated my ruptured distal bicep tendon, which required surgery. Dr. Fogel and the entire team were highly professional, did an amazing job with the surgery, follow up visits, PT and recovery. I would highly recommend him and the Resurgeons team!

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Fogle

Dr. Glass performed cataract surgery on both of my eyes. Through out both surgeries he was very kind and compassionate. He was very thorough explaining the details of the entire process. I was very nervous but he managed to keep me calm.

Kathleen Hartley May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Glass

Excellent. Very caring and Very thorough.

S.Williams May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Dr. Hon is very personable. She takes time to go over your questions. I definitely would recommend her for you care.

Greysan Pinero May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Hon

Richard B. (Ben) Backus May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dr Albin is the BEST he ANSWERS all of your questions.Is EXTREMELY KNOWLEDGEABLE.HIS staff are AWESOME especially Stephanie Williams she is an Asset to his ALREADY AWESOME STAFF.They Make you feel like family.I JUST LOVE going there.

Madeline Jones May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Albin

May 18 2020

Review for Dr. James

Charlotte Fuller-Bourdier May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Bomeli

Dondra Hayes May 17 2020

Review for Dr. Banks

The office is neat and clean. Dr. Glass does a great job of listening and was very thorough.

Trenton Trammell May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Glass

PD May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Attentive, answered all questions, provided many options and alternatives.

Terry L. May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hon

Dr. James is an amazing person and first class doctor. His drive is also reflected through his entire staff. This is a group who truly cares about the patients needs.

Nicholas Murphy May 15 2020

Review for Dr. James

Rosaland Freeman May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

Without a doubt, Dr. Keith Osborn saved my life, and more than once. I keep injuring my neck and he keeps putting me back together. Not only is he my ONLY spine surgeon if choice, but I consider him a dear friend. Thank you again for giving me life back.

Richard Powell May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

Excellent, Very Professional and Compassionate Human Doctor, always have extra time to hear you, very Explanatory, very precise diagnostics.

Andres Loero May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Galvez

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

I had my first video doctor’s appointment ever with Dr. Eisenband. It went very well. I was happy to not have to go to the office for my visit during the pandemic.

Jennifer May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Eisenband

I have been seeing Dr Ramalingam for almost a year. I have had outstanding care. He is very empathetic and warm. I am very happy with my care.

Judie Plumley May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ramalingam

More than any doctor I have used, save one, Dr. Miller is the most responsive, caring, and responsible. He actually listens to his patients, and when he doesn't know an answer is truthful enough to say as much.

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Miller

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ghazi

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Carson

Zoey May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Salzberg

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

I have been a patient of Dr. Jacob for 6 years for my heart disease and he continues to have a wonderful bedside manner and takes his time with me. Highly recommend.

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Jacob

prompt, professional, and fully engaged--appreciate time spent explaining findings and recommendations.

Robert May 09 2020

Review for Dr. James

Routine appointment for post back surgery. Dr James has been excellent through my entire experience. His office runs like a well oiled machine and everyone there is very personable and sincere.

Sage Dyal May 08 2020

Review for Dr. James

My visit was a little longer then usual .Great doctor and staff, very caring.

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. James

RUTH HOGER May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Anand

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sanchez

Dr Osborn and the entire staff were fantastic. I haven’t felt this good in over a decade. They are the best! Thank you!!

Bryce Piper May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Kancherla

Dr. Jones is truly the best doctor that I have experienced. He took time to get to know me as a patient. Never rushed our visits and successfully repaired my torn patella tendon. Thank you Dr. Jones for taking great care of me and getting me back on my feet!

Aaron May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Austin

Attorney in Atlanta May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Pattaras

Nurse J May 03 2020

Review for Dr. James

Don McCollister May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mowbray

Dr. Hon was very personable. She took time to explain things to me and was very reassuring. I definitely would recommend her for you care.

Ralph May 02 2020

Review for Dr. Hon

Dr. Ghazi has done a fantastic job with my breast reconstruction. He makes you feel very comfortable and at ease. Would highly recommend Dr. Ghazi.

May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ghazi

He explains things well. Is thorough and kind.

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Eisenband

Stormy Margolis Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Rikhter

Stephanie Apr 29 2020

Review for Taylor Stone

Location

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342