Wellstar Cobb Hospital

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

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)

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

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

11 ratings were as expected

  • 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
  • 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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67%

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

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Wellstar Cobb Hospital

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%57%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%57%66%

Wellstar Cobb 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%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Too interested in doing injections & procedures instead of discovering the true underlying problem.

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Dennis

Kathleen M Gildea Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Schlosberg

She saved my life in 2005! I’m very pleased with her aggressiveness she took in my cancer case. Thank You!

Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Munjal

Greg Denson Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Javed

I felt very comfortable. He listened to my concerns and is very thorough in my care.

Patricia Powell Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Duffield

Hip problems-- options given-- x-rays

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Dr Osborne is a great Dr. He talks with you and then may set you up for colonoscopy or endoscopy if needed. He’s upfront with you and finds out what’s going on.

Becky Johnson Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

I have been seeing Dr. P since I moved to Atlanta in 1991. He is the most technically skilled, caring, personable doctor I have ever had the please of seeing. His staff is also excellent.

Dale Whitney Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Papadopoulos

Nagmeh Bahrami Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Jacob

Jaira Arizaleta Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Puentes

Most physicians I have seen seem to be pretty rushed. I know Dr. Osborn is very busy but he actually SAT DOWN and listened to me talk. I tried to keep it short but he asked me questions. This just isn’t what I am used to so it was very reassuring. Great bedside manner, and he’s funny too.

Tiffany J. Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Mortazavi

Debbie Griffin Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sheikh

DEENA DUCKETT Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Barrack

Deborah L Thomas Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Maguire

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

Dr.Reyes is an outstanding Pulmonologist. He is kind, cares about his patient and keeps in direct contact with you answering your questions. Not always sending you to someone in his office to talk to. He is very knowledgeable. I highly recommend him.

Barbara S Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Reyes

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

Wonderful

Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lipman

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

Dr. Belinfante has been my physician for a few years. I feel so blessed to have her care. Through different health issues she has always profided for my many needs. She is a physician to be trusted. Great caring staff too.

Marya Lee Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Belinfante

Treated me for over two years. Professional and caring. Could not be better

Carl Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kapila

Dr. Osborn is the best Gastroenterology specialist I have ever encountered over my many years of living and working with my chronic disease. I was blessed the day He took me under his care. He will always be, in my opinion, the best Doctor in this very specialized field of medicine.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Vannoy

Dr. Brody & Dr. Patel are excellent. I will never use another podiatrist.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Brody

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Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Hardee

Dr. Rhyant is thorough knowledgeable and caring. He ask the right questions and gives answers that make sense in every day terms to your concerns.

James M. Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Rhyant

I had knee replacement 6 months ago and plan Ning to have the next one done soon. I had a great experience.

Tammie Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Duffield

Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Jennene R Middlebrooks Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Livingston

This is the best Doc I have seen in years. He really spends time with you and cares about you as a person. Really great guy!

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Underset

M. Hall Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Jaffe

One of the best. explains everything and spends lots of time with you. He is my lifesaver. you won't find a better doctor. Jerry Irish Dallas Ga

Jerry Irish Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

Excellent care. Very reassuring and knowledgeable.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Papadopoulos

Dr. Kirkle is the true definition of a great physician. Courteous, makes me feel comfortable, compassionate, and dedicated to his field of medicine. You will be in phenomenal hands under the care of Dr.

Maury Brook Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kirkel

Cono Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Mangonon

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Simon

Dr Swayze was super nice from our first meeting. He really listened to what I was saying and we came up with a plan together for my knees.

Laurie Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

He was able to recommend a course of physical therapy that improved the pain in my neck substantially.

John Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Daftari

Richard Schofield Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

AWESOME mannerisms and very protective of his patients. I'm so very pleased to have been turned over to him. He has been there for me and my family. I have recommended several of my rehab buddies to him and they seemed to be pleased. I am GRATEFUL and BLESSED God lead him WellStar.

Jacy V Salter Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Michaelson

MOC Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Achecar

Can not say enough positive about Dr Brody's professionalism and attention to the needs of the individual. Always accessible and offers complete explanations and options. Never feel 'rushed' as you do in some medical environments. Highest recommendation from me!!

Rich Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Brody

Excellent Doctor! Very knowledgeable, respectful and great bedside manner. Explains the options thoroughly. Also takes into account the cost of the procedure, which was very helpful. Highly recommend!

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Brody

Last time I saw Dr Swayze was about thirty years ago. My memory of him then was why I went back today. I will definitely return to him the next time I need orthopedic help.

Samuel L Donovan May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Good visit. Dr Swayze was friendly and explained the situation clearly. Alternatives offered made good sense and a path ahead was set.

Floy Hodges May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Simonoff

Melba Hyatt Rennicks May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

At ER in Dec 2019, he never reviewed my glucose level with me and released me. My regular dr upon reviewing notes wondeted why I wasn't admitted.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Barbara R May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Livingston

Best doctor I’ve ever had

Rachael McConnell May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Barbara R May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Belagaje

Barbara Raines May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Excellent bedside manner! Someone who really cares.

Jerry Quinn May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Beverly Mackey May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Jaffe

LYNN ODONNELL May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Feuer

Dr. Levine is a pleasure to be a patient of! He is knowledgeable of my rare stomach illness and gives the best treatment!

Patient May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Levine

Dr. Kommor is an excellent physician and listens and cares. Been going to him for almost 10 years and he is one of my favorite doctors.

RDS May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kommor

Polite, knowledgeable, friendly and respectful. A pleasure to visit.

Mary Ann long May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Brody

Dr. Odom was professional, confident, and friendly. He is an excellent surgeon ! Highly recommend!

May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Odom

Been seeing her for four years. Great dr and very informative. Could not be better . I highly recommend he.

Patrick Meagher May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Molinary

Dr. Randy M Cheek May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Kothari

Always on time, professional, knowledgeable, and encouraging.

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

For a shot, I would much rather have Kyle do it. Dr. Swayze's shot was painful.

charlotte r Lewis May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Bright attitude, brilliant, explained everything in detail.

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Ryan

The staff was wonderful. Took all necessary precautions needed at this time. Dr Finkleman is thorough. Looking into all avenues for the proper diagnoses . He’s caring, easy to talk to and takes the time to really listen.

Lisa May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Finkelman

Unacceptable

Lisa Black May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Ihenyen

First visit was very reassuring. Dr asked detailed questions and explained possible causes for the issues I was experiencing in an understandable way and gave a plan of treatment with follow up check for progress.

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Charpentier

I love her! She actually listens to your needs and offers good advice. Especially when I was nervous about taking a new medication. She made me feel at ease. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for a good quality doctor.

TJL May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Judge

Susan Tibbitts May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

ACWORTH, GA. 30102 May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Jabri

very personable, efficient and well educated. She is very good at getting you the right referral expertise and assisting you with resolving insurance billing issues. Appointments availability is good and are relatively easy to get.

Jimmy Russell May 11 2020

Review for Caroline Anaele

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

It felt very rushed which I had not encountered before. Just disappointed we did not talk more about my pain.

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Very Thorough And Seems Very Caring About My Condition.

May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Finkelman

Thorough evaluation following my right shoulder total replacement 3 1/2 mos. ago. Finished with physical therapy this week and given several exercises to do at home. Return in 3 mos.

marian hamby May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Great visit fabulous Dr. Very caring & through. He always takes time to answer questions. His coworkers were very helpful adjusting a brace for me. I’m thankful to have such thoughtful people to help me get through a very difficult problem with my knee.

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

If you want a doc that listens without judgement and treats you with respect Dr. Unger is your guy!

Jana L. May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Unger

Had a great experience with my colonoscopy back in January. And again with my virtual appointment in May. He seems to care and wants to help me figure out what’s causing my stomach issues! Thank you!

Carrie C May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Levine

Never met a doc who I feel understands me and listens without judgement like this one! 10 out of 10!

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Unger

Dr Swayze is an excellent physician. He has made this entire daunting experience so much better. I highly recommend him to anyone seeking an excellent surgeon!

Nancy Wright May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Great Doctor! This is the guy you want when the other Docs are stumped. He listens carefully and comes up with a plan to get back to recovery.

Write Stuff May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Osborn

Can’t say enough, had 2 hip replacements by Dr Swayze and I am a new person! I feel wonderful and I so appreciate all he has done. He’s the best around, love his professionalism, willing to listen, and terrific surgeon!!

Kristine Thomas May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

John TQ May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Caras

Listen, this lady is the real deal! Gives it to you straight. So down-to-earth and caring. Knows her stuff!

Starr May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Lowry

He is a wonderful, caring physician. I have been with him for over 15 years. Staff is friendly.

Sheila A McCawley May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Saltz

Recheck for total right hip replacement in October. Very thorough visit, xrays taken and questions answered.

Rebecca Bowden May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Jenny D Brown Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Benigno

Dr. Edwards is the BEST!!! I have been a patient for 25 years.

Tunya Johnson Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

Dr Jabri is a great Dr. He has great bedside manner. On my visits he give me is undivided attention, and answers all questions. He doesn't talk over your head. I would recommend him to anyone.

Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Jabri

Very easy to talk with about your problem, has a genuine concern. Will tell you more after he replaces my knee. He was highly recommended!

Richard D. Cody Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

Ruth Reams Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Great doctor. Explains well. Did an exceptional job on both my knee replacement.

Carol Tendler Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Swayze

I’ve been seeing Dr. Charpentier for about 5 years. He is a competent doctor that can pin point a problem and help to fix it.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Charpentier

Location

Wellstar Cobb Hospital

3950 Austell Rd, Austell, GA 30106