Augusta University Medical Center

74%

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

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

3 ratings were worse than expected

10 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
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
71%

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

74%

Would definitely recommend
4% higher than the national average

Augusta University Medical Center

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%78%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%88%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%60%66%

Augusta University Medical Center

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%75%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Kapoor took my case and did a ra on three arteries and placed four stents Dec.18, 2019. Since that time I have had a successful recovery and have returned to work. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing his expertise.

Gary james Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kapoor

Yes I would recommend Dr Partish, he is a very good Dr. Cares for his patients.

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Parrish

She is the most genuine, empathetic doctor I have ever been to. She takes her time and she really cares.

Kerry Hohmann Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Palmer

Dr. Gossage and Janie are caring, kind and compassionate. Their number one priority is the patient.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gossage

Dr. Wiles is the best he's been my son's doctor going on 8 years now.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Wiles

Dr Estes was the best choice my retinal specialist could recommend for my post vitrectomy cataract extraction. She has followed my crazy eye experience thoroughly and with care and concern for my well being in a very conservative and cautious manner.

Denise Nico Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Estes

I always have lots of questions and Dr. Gani is always willing to answer them all!! He always makes me feel very special.

Jo Byrd Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Gani

Dr. Palmer is very caring and takes the time to listen to your concerns. I never felt rushed or judgemental,her bedside manners at exceptional. If your looking for a doctor that cares about your concerns and listens, Dr. Palmer is the one. S?

Sondra Meme Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Palmer

Dr. Pedigo was amazing with my 5 month old son, she sat and talked with us and answered every question and then some.

Nicollette Doty Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Pedigo

My first visit and new to the area, Dr. Toussaint was so knowledgeable and took his time explaining every question I had.

Christina Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Toussaint

Broke my ankle in 3 places June 2019. Dr. Rosenblum did my surgery and did an amazing job!! I am very happy with how well my ankle is today!!

Pam K. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenblum

Beth W. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Al Farawati

Howdy, Dr. Reyes did a very nice job of putting in my new INSPIRE sleep apnea device. He answers questions and makes time and responds well to issues that come up. I would highly recommend him.

John Kirkaldie Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Reyes

Amazing Doctor!!! Truly cares about his patients.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Reyes

Dr. Reyes is the best! He understood my issues and worked with me for the best outcome. He is knowledgeable, experienced and caring. I highly recommend Dr, Reyes.

Bob Young Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Reyes

Dr. Toussaint has the best bedside manners. We lost our bundle of joy and he was so compassionate and understanding. He made the process as easy and as comfortable as it could possibly be.

NH Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Toussaint

Dr Ames was fantastic! I came in with pain and his team took care of me immediately and I ended up with a double root canal. Dr Ames made the process painless and he’s very easy to talk to.

Charles Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ames

She did a complete hysterectomy. One of the best doctors I have seen. Very friendly, sincere, knowledgeable and patient.

Carol Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lanzer

Wonderful caring and competent surgeon!

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr korkis is the very first obgyn that i ever went to and made me feel comfortable. His bedside manners are phenomenal. He explains every question you have, and he doesn’t rush you off. His staff is excellent also. I just couldn’t asked for a better Dr. I would recommend any woman to him.

Katrina Garvin Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Korkis

John in Savannah summed it up just right. I totally trust Dr. Sheehan and his partners to provide me the best care and concern whenever I need them.

Barb in Martinez Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sheehan

Jolene Rivera Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. McLeod

Dr. Sharma was very patient and understanding. Her personality was exceptional and I felt very comfortable with her. Even though that was my first visit with her, I am looking forward to have Dr. Sharma as my primary doctor.

B. Moore Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Titus

I went in for horrible lower back pain. Dr. Cintron provided me with several different treatment options and explained the pros and cons of each one. She was diligent and took her time to answer all of my questions. I would definitely recommend her to my friends and family.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Cintron

My daughter is now 21 and she had a cleft lip and palate. She has been going to Dr. Yu since infant and she has had a few surgeries and I must say we are very pleased with the outcome. I look at other patient and I can see a difference. He is the best. I would refer him to anyone.

Felicia Grays Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Yu

She is awesome, caring and very compassionate...she help me overcome self consciousness being a Lupus patient...I truly miss her in Columbia, SC

C. Reaves Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Richardson

Outstanding . After 2 years of other ineffective doctors, Dr. King was a life saver

Daniel Steele Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. King

very understanding, listened, acknowledged needs and gave options.

margarita gowdy May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ellison

Extremely long wait before being seen. Tests ordered but no contact with results. Numerous phone calls not returned.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Morgan

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Rumley

Wendi May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Rumley

Kathy Rewis May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rumley

Russell May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rumley

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rumley

RB May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Boland

Dr. Rungruang is amazing. She listens to all your thoughts and concerns and does not rush you to a decision.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rungruang

He is a matter of fact doctor, which is why I would recommend him. He knows what he has to do and will let you know all the ends and outs. I will go to him again if the need arises. He did a great job for me He is prior military doctor. I always praise him to people that ask for referrals.

Betty Dempsey May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gallo

Dr. Hilton did my surgery in July 2019. She did an excellent job, and she has excellent bedside manner.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hilton

I go because he is one of the few that takes Medic May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Dennis

Very attentive. Clear explanation of my concerns

May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Gallo

Dana W. May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Homlar

Kathy Clemmens May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Parada

May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Gavrilova-Jordan

Roxanne Martin May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Terris

Absolutely amazing doctor! Recommend him with my eyes closed! Very sad he is not in miami anymore! He delivered my first child & would’ve loved to have delivered my second! ????

May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Montero

May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Titus

Dr. Allen is simply amazing. She takes time to get to know her patients and is truly an advocate for the best care. She is not only concerned about my GYN health but also my overall physical well-being. She and her staff are professional and courteous. I also loved the new office in Grovetown.

Carla May 07 2020

Review for Dr. Allen

We absolutely love Dr Goei!!!! She always made my child feel special, safe, and comfortable.

May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Goei

Ashley Dailey May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Henley

Excellant staff. They make a man feel comfortable when dangling his privates. Excellant results from my December operation.

James M Benedict May 05 2020

Review for Dr. King

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Anonymous Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Rosenblum

JM Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Madi

I was very sick and needed emergency surgery. She was very understanding, very thorough. She communicated with me and my husband. She took great care of me. If I had to have surgery again I would chose her again! She is awesome!

Mrs. I Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Hilton

He has been my PC for 7 years. He cares about his patients and very compassionate about his work. He is very thorough. I highly recommend him. He is easy to talk to and a great listener. I know he cares about me and my health!

Mrs. I Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Kriegel

Mrs. I Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sifuentes

Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mohanty

He was good. His front office staff is incompetent.

Leif Swanson Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Kay

My wife went to him because she was sick. Told her she was good to work the next day. After about a week she called to schedule another appointment. As she was rescheduling Dr. Van assistant came on the phone saying you have the flu. Never again will we go back to that doctor.

Tom Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Vanalstine

She is the most thorough and caring doctor I have ever had in my 59 years of life.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Mohanty

I would recommend Dr. Palmer to anyone. She’s an amazing doctor and an even more amazing person. She will answer any questions or concerns

Cheryel Apr 12 2020

Review for Dr. Palmer

C. Hamacher Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Boland

Took the time to answer all the questions I had.

L. Zito Apr 05 2020

Review for Dr. Hinson

Very knowledgeable and up on medical practice. Also comes across as kind and concerned. Listens to what you are saying and does a thorough investigation of what might be going on.

Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. Stager

I had a stroke and Dr.Bruno took care of me. I have migraines too. Dr. Bruno with his staff worked miracles. Great people. I tell everyone about you.

Kristi Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bruno

Dr. Snoddy was absolutely amazing and did a great job really taking the time to explain things to our family, but more importantly our son. I would highly recommend him to any friend or family that has a hand issue or injury.

Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Snoddy

Great shoulder surgeon and very knowledgeable.

Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Parada

Dr. Hunter is an amazing doctor and surgeon. He is very detailed and really takes the time to explain the injury, options available and pros/cons to each. Would highly recommend him to anyone!

Stephanie L Maciaszek Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Hunter

Dr Sams is a caring Physician and listens to what you say. He takes his time and involves the patient in the treatment plans.

Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Sams

Dr. Ali is very polite and kind when dealing with her patients. Also very kind to the eyes.

Ryan Grayson Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ali

Gods child Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Raja

Christina K. Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Gani

Dr. Madi has been my urologist for 3 yrs. About 18 months ago Dr. Madi diagnosed me with prostate cancer so I immediately elected surgery to remove the prostate. Dr. Madi is an amazing surgeon and the only urologist I would recommend. I have fully recovered 99.99% and doing great.

Ron Yates Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Madi

Brian F. Adams, EdD Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. McDonough

I love dr jirau she's very comforting and thro

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Jirau-Rosaly

Dr. Jester is so so sweet. She just has a way with working with children. She is very patient with them and is able to explain things in a way my child can understand. She is warm and fuzzy and my daughter feels safe opening up to her.

Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jester

Dr. McDonough has literally been a life saver! His expertise in his field in unsurpassed by no other. I would definitely recommend him to any family or friends.

Gregg McFeely Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. McDonough

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Chaung

Dr. Harris performed surgery on my at the time 4 year old daughter. He is a wonderful person, very professional,and a fonominal surgeon. Thank you so much for improving my daughter's quality of life. God bless you Dr. Harris.

Tamira Hurell Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Dr dubose has been very caring and responsive to all my questions. I have several medical issues and she always takes the necessary amount of time

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. DuBose

Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Palmer

Dr braun is an excellent doctor! Very caring, listens to your concerns. Answers all of your questions no matter how weird they sound. I highly recommend her.

Catina poindexter lincolnton ga 2020 Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Braun

Dr. Ruark performed my hip replacement surgery and I was home in 24 hours! I did 100 times better than I could have ever hoped for. I would tell everyone that I will never use anyone else but Dr. Ruark. He deserves 10 stars in my book!!!

Vickie JOHNS Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ruark

Dr. Hudson treated me as a child. I have cystic fibrosis and she was/is like family! Absolutely wonderful lady!

Katie Miller Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Hudson

Lamar Smart Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Rungruang

R.I.P. To a wonderful human being! Dr. Peltier, you will be missed.

Trieka Kelly Mar 08 2020

Review for Dr. Pelletier

Robert Gunter Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Vanalstine

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Raja

Fast and friendly. Very understanding to why my daughter was there.

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Byrd

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Sun

Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. O'Neale

James Steed Mar 02 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

the staff is great and he is amazing and answer any questions or concerns i had.

latrosha Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Seyyedi

Janice Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Palmer

Location

Augusta University Medical Center

1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912