Northside Hospital Cherokee

86%

Patients that would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average


Northside Hospital Cherokee is a medical facility located in Canton, GA. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

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

4 ratings were worse than expected

9 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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).

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84%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
15% higher than the national average

86%

Would definitely recommend
16% higher than the national average

Northside Hospital Cherokee

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%80%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%84%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%90%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%58%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%71%66%

Northside Hospital Cherokee

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%64%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%80%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Great visit. Very thorough, asked me about my family history and all prior ailments. I feel Dr. Beach actually listened to me and gave me an honest opinion and recommendation

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Beach

met Dr. Beach when I took my father to him after and ER visit for chest pain and could not have been a better experience. Highly recommend him and his entire group. Everyone we interacted with was very professional.

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Beach

I visited with Dr. Gulati today for the first time and my experience was very positive. Dr. Gulati was very patient, informative and took her time to address all my questions. I was very impressed with her and trust her recommendations.

Linda M Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Gulati

I have gone to Dr. Kessler for years. He is one of a kind. So very patient and understanding. He has the absolute, best bedside manner. Very informed, takes his time talking to you...just the Best doctor I have ever been to.

debbiei Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Kessler

Excellent Doctor! Takes time to address my concerns. Good listener, very personable, thorough in her examinations. I am grateful to have her as my primary care physician. She has earned my highest recommendation!

O.D. Bates Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Rausch

Anonymous Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Holloway

Judy Paris Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Chen

She was very helpful and friendly. Took the time to listen to my concerns and explain any and all possible outcomes. Exam was quick, thorough, and painless. Overall a wonderful lady and wonderful doctor.

Chloe S. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gandhi

Very thorough. Good listener.

Stephanie B. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Holloway

Sprained knee. Dr Wells is great!

Eileen O Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

Quality medical services resulting in better quality of life.

Linda owens Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Haack

It was a pleasure to meet Dr. Skardasis. He listened to me intently and feel that he will help me. I look forward to working with him in regards to managing my health more appropriately.

Leigh Anne Shaw Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Skardasis

Dr. M did not rush the appointment and listened to all concerns and addressed all concerns !!! Awesome

Janel V. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Excellent primary care doctor. Dr. Mardhani is very thorough and knowledgeable. She is also very friendly and I feel very comfortable with her. Her office staff is friendly and welcoming. Wait times are minimal.

Bob Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Mardhani

Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bruni

He is wonderful doctor. Patient, Kind, explains things well. Very open. Excellent doctor.

Jul 20 2020

Review for Dr. Jordan

Dr Duncan Wells has always been great to work with and very personable. He makes things work in a good way.

Jul 19 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

He cares about his patients. Knowledgeable about my medical history and always puts me at ease. I’ve been his patient for seven years and never thought of changing doctors.

Paul Balun Jul 18 2020

Review for Dr. Al-Awabdy

I had my first Pap Smear today and Dr. Manetta made me very comfortable by explaining exactly what was happening. She also asks all the right questions and makes you feel comfortable asking anything.

Taylor H. Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Kirk B. Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kanagarajan

she is an excellent physician

na Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Machuta

Great listener, made easy explanations and solutions that will be manageable!

Amanda R. Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

I love the staff here. Very friendly, kind and helpful. I am so happy that I found this practice and would highly recommend Peachtree Women's Clinic.

Dana H. Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

it was great.

Anonymous Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Patricia / Woodstock Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Taghechian

Kendra Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. MacDonald

Cordial, informative, and thorough. Offers options available to Afib condition.

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bhatt

Dr. Ponnisaumy is professional, efficient And knowledgeable. He has helped my 89 year old mother with her knee and hip pain.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

He is inconsistent with Kindness and care of female patients

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Serrao

Hip problems-- options given-- x-rays

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Anonymous Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Visits go well and I was very satisfied with the appointments. The doctor and staff are friendly and concerned, I have ultimate confidence in this doctor and her staff.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rossrucker

Everyone is very friendly, and doing all the correct things during Covid. Very comfortable feeling when you are there. Dr P is a wonderful, explains things very well. I would recommend him highly to anyone. I have seen 3 of Drs there and the PAs, whom I would also recommend.

Sara Hogan Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Teresa Minnaugh Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Dewling

Dr. Womack is the best intern I have ever been too! She is brilliant, compassionate, and instantly connects with you. I travel far to be able to see her. She is wonderful and I won't settle for anyone else! Michelle Stangline

Michelle Stangline Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Womack

Dr P is the best!! Professional, informative and caring.

Steve S Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Archie T Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Hsu

I'm sure that I'm not the only one that finds going to a Urologist a stressful event. It still is for me until "Dr. T" comes in. She is sooo chill; I'm immediately at ease. I'm even comfortable talking about ... well anything with her.

Jay Cortés Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Taghechian

I don’t agree with any of these negative reviews. My exam was so very informative. He explained and showed me so much. He knew my issues and helped me. I look forward to having him as my doctor for a long time.

Voni Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Litrel

His office and staff were wonderful. It was so nice to have such a personal touch and not have to deal with being part of a medical “factory”.

Kim Welsh Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

Fast to be seen. Everyone is friendly and professional and I have never been disappointed.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

Outstanding doctor. Explains things well. Takes time with patient. Caring and professional.

B. Newhall Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

I felt like my voice was heard and she made everything easy to understand.

Dia S. Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Been going here for many years and still love them!

Deb H. Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Holloway

Dr. Swayze and his staff are always so courteous and pleasant...plus he is an excellent surgeon!

P. Terrell Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Love dr Matthews’s. He is matter a fact but always takes time if you have a concern. He listened to my issues, did an EKG and sent me to a cardiologist! Thank you!

Suzanne Elliott Champitto Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Matthews

Dr. Dewling is caring, professional, through and understanding.

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Dewling

CP Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Dr. Falany is absolutely amazing. From the way she can make you feel comfortable to the detailed attention she gives her patients.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Falany

Laser treatment went well and cleared the film behind my right lens in seconds.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr Kuczmanski was very thorough and attentive. Much appreciated!

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kuczmanski

I really like Dr.Manetta explains everything very well.

Chandria O. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Wonderful dr . Great bed side manner i would recommend him to my family and friends. He actually listens to his pati.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Kauffman

Dr. Ponnusamy was outstanding! I highly recommend Dr. Ponnusamy and his staff. Every appointment was on time and no waiting! That’s superior service!

Sarice Kook Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Always great care and timely with appointments. Dr .Swayze has replaced both of my knees. I’m pain free and have enjoyed returning to my daily walks!

Muriel Cash Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

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

Tiffany was also amazing!!!

M. Z. Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Was timely both in scheduling the initial appt. and the day of office visit. No long wait times in waiting room or after being brought back to examination room. The doctor spent enough time to understand my condition and give me advice / recommendations on the appropriate course of treatment...

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Kuczmanski

Great visit, Dr Kuczmanski was all about making sure he covered all my needs while helping me with options to best fit my daily activities. Professional and I was in and out quickly.

ERAST Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kuczmanski

She was very personable and made me feel comfortable during my first visit at this practice. I felt as if I could tell her anything and she would help me understand. Dr Manetta was very informative in a way that I could understand myself. I am very pleased with my visit.

M. H. Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

If every doctor were like her, the world would be a much better place. She is so compassionate and she listens and is patient. She is very knowledgeable and treats the whole person. She is so thorough and there isn't an ego involved with it. Her NP, Cheryl, is also amazing.

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Sinclair

I absolutely reccomend Dr. Manetta. She has consulted me through finding birth control that works for my body, but also ruling out other issues that could be the cause of my problems. She is one of the most caring and attentive medical professionals.

Emily Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

I am a patient Dr. Buress and when I asked the staff for recommendation on Dr. that was personable and would take time to explain and listen I was told to go with Dr. Swaze. He did not disappoint me.

Gwen Ward Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Kristin Pilcher Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hulse

I really like Dr P. - he listens to you and is very patient and has a lot of common sense. I really like Amy his nurse who is quick to respond when I ask a question on the portal. I have had both hips replaced by Dr P and I am very happy with the outcome and the service!

Mary Reed Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Dr Kuczmanski was very thorough and I would recommend him.

Barbara Plotner Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kuczmanski

Lauren F. Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Dr VR is by far the best oncologist I’ve met. She is so down to earth, and her and her team make you feel so special and like a friend. She has a special quality that many Drs are missing, compassion, understanding and she is a serious advocate for her patients. So thankful I found her!!

Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Volas-Redd

The staff is friendly and helpful. The wait is never long. Dr Wells is very caring and a good listener.

Judy Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Wells

I’ve seen Dr Kuzmanski for many years. He has always been dependable and kind. I am grateful for him putting my shoulder back together after an accident. I’ve seen him for other things as well. I Highly recommend Dr Kuzmanski

Carolynn Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Kuczmanski

They did a great job. This provider is outstanding. My wife is alittle mad at the office staff for not answering the phone when she called 5 times, but should not affect how outstanding of a provider Lindsay is.

Jun 16 2020

Review for Lindsay Lepage

My experience was great. She was comforting to talk to, no awkwardness. Her answers to my questions were simple and easy to understand, but still covered all the questions basis.

B. M. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

So very friendly!!

Christina C. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

My primary care physician does excellent work and strong listening skills and bedside msnners

Madhu Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ganjam

a great experince

Grace G. Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Fryman

Answered all of my questions and was patient with me. Made me feel very comfortable as a first time mom!

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Dr. Al is an excellent gastro dr. He always takes time to listen and genuinely cares about his patients. I would definitely recommend him to anyone looking for an experienced gastro specialist.

Jamie Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Al-Awabdy

He is so nice. My husband and myself both see him.

Achester Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

He is very caring & takes his time with you! I never felt rushed! He explains all options

Dawn R. Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Maureen C. Allen Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Womack

He's 5 star but it's near impossible to contact him personally No email,text,or mobil,phone.have 3 other Drs and they respond within an hour Left 2 messages and no call,backs Really I'm a heart patient and can't contact my Dr.maybe time to move on

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

I am very pleased with Dr Ponnusamy. He is very professional takes the time to answer all my questions. He explains what the procedure entails and he is very thorough. Thank you Dr Ponnusamy you are the best!!

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ponnusamy

Excellent, knowledgeable, friendly, very detailed to explain... perfect care for the complete family... will recommend to all my friends..

Elansezhiyan Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Senthivel

We did a televisit with Dr Ahmad and got all our questions answered in detail. Very satisfied with the appointment, will recommend to anyone looking for hormone management

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmad

Listens well to any issues I am having. Checks back with past discussions. Great listener

April B. Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Holloway

She is kind and very thorough.

FG Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Zemsky

Terry Colburn Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

she was amazing, she listened, she is educated and she educated me on my options, she is nice and sweet a great quality a doctor and nurse should have.

M. A. Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Jon Varn Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Skardasis

Dr Kiley Manetta is GREAT! Personable and shares innovative medicine and risk factors for women. A great listener and I was totally confident in her services and suggestions! Will share her info with my friends at First Baptist Church Woodstock. God bless, Glydia Stover

Glydia S. Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Cono Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Mangonon

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Hintze

Dr. Manetta really took the time out to listen to everything I was telling her. About my symptoms and experiences and she really explained a lot of things about the female body and gave me a sense of comfort through my check up. This was my fist time here and with her and I already LOVE her.

Aaliyah B. Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Manetta

Location

Northside Hospital Cherokee

450 Northside Cherokee Blvd, Canton, GA 30115

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