Doctors Hospital

3651 Wheeler Rd, Augusta GA, 30909

(706) 303-3022

70% of patients would definitely recommend this hospital.

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Clinical Quality: Cardiac

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality Based Rating on 155 cases.

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Heart Attack

Mortality Based Rating on 146 cases.

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As Expected
Heart Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 354 cases.

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As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
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Pacemaker Procedures

Complications Based Rating on 69 hospital cases and a national average of 162 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Critical Care

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Diabetic Emergencies

Mortality Based Rating on 66 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality Based Rating on 46 cases.

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As Expected
Respiratory Failure

Mortality Based Rating on 132 cases.

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Sepsis

Mortality Based Rating on 573 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Gastrointestinal

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Bowel Obstruction

Mortality Based Rating on 194 cases.

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Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 108 cases.

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Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 132 cases.

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Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality Based Rating on 245 cases.

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Pancreatitis

Mortality Based Rating on 51 cases.

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Small Intestine Surgeries

Mortality Based Rating on 44 cases.

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Gallbladder Removal Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 76 hospital cases and a national average of 119 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Neurosciences

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
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Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Stroke

Mortality Based Rating on 216 cases.

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As Expected
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Clinical Quality: Orthopedic

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
National Average
Hip Fracture Treatment

Complications Based Rating on 246 hospital cases and a national average of 234 cases.

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Hip Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 177 hospital cases and a national average of 201 cases.

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Total Knee Replacement

Complications Based Rating on 737 hospital cases and a national average of 363 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Pulmonary

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Mortality Based Ratings

 
Mortality In Hospital
Mortality Within 30 Days
Risk
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality Based Rating on 392 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
Pneumonia

Mortality Based Rating on 453 cases.

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Worse Than Expected
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Clinical Quality: Spine Surgery

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Complication Based Ratings

 
Hospital
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Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

Complications Based Rating on 66 hospital cases and a national average of 124 cases.

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Spinal Fusion

Complications Based Rating on 278 hospital cases and a national average of 189 cases.

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Clinical Quality: Vascular

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Carotid Surgery

Complications Based Rating on 54 hospital cases and a national average of 138 cases.

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Data Source

Our Patient Experience

After leaving the hospital, patients are randomly selected to answer the standardized, multiple-question survey developed by the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS). Healthgrades obtains this survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

70% of patients would definitely
recommend this hospital

  • Doctors Hospital
  • National average
  • Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10 (high)

  • Doctors always communicated well

  • Nurses always communicated well

  • Patients always received help as soon as they wanted

  • Staff always explained

  • Pain was always well controlled

  • Always quiet at night

  • Room was always clean

  • Yes, staff did give patients this information

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Our Patient Safety Ratings

Patient safety ratings show you how well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications. Look for hospitals that are rated “Better Than Expected" or "As Expected" to reduce your risk.

Rated Better Than Expected in 1 safety indicators

  • Respiratory failure following surgery

Rated As Expected in 9 safety indicators

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Electrolyte and fluid imbalance following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

Rated Worse Than Expected in 3 safety indicators

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
0 Events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure
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Doctors Hospital

3651 Wheeler Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Visiting Hours

Visitors are welcomed guests in our facility between the hours of 9am and 9pm daily. Specialty units such as Intensive Care, Burn Services and Doctors Rehab may have more restricted visiting hours due to treatments and the special needs of our patients. We understand how important it is to see your loved one while they are here. Our visiting hours are used as a guide, and exceptions can be made if you speak with an appropriate staff member. For your convenience, we have a gift shop, cafeteria and Subway restaurant located on campus.