Saint Mary's Hospital

82%

Patients that would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average


Saint Mary's Hospital is a medical facility located in Athens, GA. This hospital has been recognized for Outstanding Patient Experience Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™, and more.

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

No events relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction 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
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
79%

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

82%

Would definitely recommend
12% higher than the national average

Saint Mary'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%82%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%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%68%66%

Saint Mary's Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%67%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Both Dr Malone and all staff members have completely explained every thing along the way so that understand my condition and treatment along with the expected outcomes. My experience here overall has been excellent

Bruce C. Sep 22 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

very enjoyable

Heyward S. Sep 21 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Kristi G Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Barnes

very good and knowledgeable and very nice people

Michael S. Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Dr Price is great! He’s intelligent yet down to earth with a great bedside manner. He explains things well & is an excellent surgeon.

MW Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Price

Dr. Malone and his staff are wonderful. Everyone is friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable.

Anonymous Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

I got good treatment from Dr. Gadlin and his staff, and I felt safe during my visit.

Harris Hodges Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

personable and efficient

J. S. Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

David Stubbs Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

was able to gain a clear understanding of the issue in my left leg and the best possible way to go about treating it. very comfortable experience

Chad L. Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Amelia H. Sep 06 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Lizanne Huff Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Well run clinic.

Roger weaver Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

I’ve been a patient for 10 years and he is a splendid practitioner

ODE Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Has been kind through out the whole process of correcting my leg issues. very satisfied with results

L. B. Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Very professional and concerned. Makes you feel important. I would definitely recommend her.

Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. McCutchen

Dr. Ashford was wonderful to work with! I was so impressed with his knowledge, patience and the care that he gave me. He is an incredible surgeon and took the time to be attentive to all my questions and concerns. I highly recommend him!

Rachel Wyatt Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Ashford

Excellent doctor! Would recommend for any orthopedic need!

Jonathan L Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ashford

Dr Ashford took his time and explained my condition. I felt like finally someone heard me and gave me an explanation that made sense and a treatment plan that fit my needs. I really liked him

Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ashford

Dr. Ashford was knowledgeable, caring, and efficient! He really listened to my symptoms and put me on track to feel better fast!

Stephanie Hawkins Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ashford

You can tell Dr. Ashford cares! He is kind and compassionate.

Mandy Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ashford

I've been a patient of Dr. Gadlin's for 4 years. He is amazing. Always takes his time and explains everything thoroughly. He is the BEST!!! Great bedside manner and very caring.

Jennifer Chitwood Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Dr. Gadlin is knowledgeable and super patient friendly!

JB Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Thorough, takes time with his patients...which can make wait times longer, but that's a price we should be willing to pay.

Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Fliegel

I have been a patient of Dr. Gadlin for several years. He has consistently provided excellent service. He is thorough, knowledgeable, and he explains my condition and any changes with terminology that I can understand. I would recommend him without hesitation.

John Breen Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

I am glad the Lord put Dr. Manfredi in my life. My quality of life improved in just a few days after surgery.

Mike Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Thorough & kind. Options well explained. Not hurried.

Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Shuler

Dr. Malone is very knowledgeable. He is a strictly professional. The office staff takes good care of me. Thanks for all you do.

Linda M. Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

THE BEST! Dr. Gadlin treated me in the hospital for glass in my eye. I was so impressed with him that I switched from my previous ophthalmologist to him. I have been seeing him for three and a half years and am extremely happy. He really cares about his patients

janice sticher Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Steve Ledford Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Very professional and caring. Does a great job.

Herbert Moon Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

very attentive

Anonymous Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Excellent and caring Doctor. I had cataract surgery in both my eyes and did the mono vision and see great now without glasses or contacts. Highly recommend him.

Annette Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

very satisfied

Anonymous Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Working with Athens Vein & Thoracic has been so, so easy. Dr. Malone and his staff are top notch.

Anonymous Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

My experience was fantastic. Dr. Mahoney is an excellent doctor. He has replaced both of my knees 15 years apart. My last knee replacement was in 2020. I was able to go back to work full time in 6 1/2 weeks. Dr. Mahoney has an excellent team.

Kelly Farmer Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Mahoney

Very thorough and sets the right expectations.

Wayne Moore Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Bill Pass Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Friendly doctor and staff. Explains in detail and does not rush you through. Told me what to expect and explained injury and the procedure to repair.

Randy Whitehead Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Register

Staff is always kind and professional Dr Bond has been my Doctor since the day he opened about 15 years ago always treats me great and is very thorough taking care of any all health related problem I have

Richard Prather Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Bond

L. Fennelly Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Very knowledgeable, and explains things in ways that I can understand.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Smith

Dr Malone treated my vein issues. I no longer have heavy feeling in my legs.No more swelling or pain. The procedure was very easy and I had very little pain afterwards. I would do it again, if I had too. Now my legs are looking fabulous!

Sheri W. Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Belinda Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Great!

Mary Bowden Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Chappell

Dr. Manfred is an awesome doctor that actually has his patients well-being at heart. I would highly recommend him to everyone that needs Knee work done.

Pchelpinc Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Dean Davis Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Price

Easy to talk to and actually listen

Michael Longwell Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Sampson

The entire team from the receptionists, techs, and doctors were very compassionate, knowledgeable, and passionate about their jobs. They kept me well informed and explained each step of the process. Every visit was filled with smiles.

Laeldric M. Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

My experience with Dr. Ellison who performed my bladder surgery is that he is a skilled surgeon, providing excellent outcome and healthcare. His hearing disabilty was not a disability affecting his performance as a physician!

Wanda O'Callaghan Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Ellison

I've been satisfied at every visit.

Anonymous Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Grace Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Shepherd

Yes I would definitely recommend her. She is investigating several problems I’ve had for years that no one else checked. Plus, her personality just shines. She is very popular so sometimes there is a bit of a wait to get an appt but her orders for tests happen in short order.

Elaine Thornton Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. McCutchen

Dr. Eagleson was awesome. He took a long time with us to explain everything that was going on, and he did it in a way that was easy to understand. You can tell he really loves his job and cares deeply about his patients.

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Eagleson

This was my first annual eye exam with Dr. Gadlin since I recently moved to the area. The exam was thorough. I am confident in Dr. Gadlin and appreciate how well he addressed my concerns. I will continue as a patient and have recommended him to family members.

Gregg Hagedorn Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Angie Gurley Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Register

I found Dr. Gadlin to be very professional yet warm, focused on what I had to say and very thorough in his examination and diagnosis. He was clear on how to use the medication he prescribed and made follow-up arrangements for reassessment at appropriate interval. Very good experience.

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Dr. Skowronski has been a miracle worker for my Husband. I am so thankful. He has been at my husbands bedside daily checking on him in the ICU. If you are looking for a surgeon who really cares about you this is your doctor.

Ashley Wood Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Skowronski

Wilber Ward Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Gadlin

Very prompt getting you seen. Short wait times.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Tally

I am completely satisfied with Dr Johnson's service and care for me as a patient. He has performed surgery on both of my feet and while the recovery and healing process is not an overnight event he has demonstrated a genuine concern for my complete recovery.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

My children saw her for many years and have just recently moved to a regular dentist. We will miss her. She is wonderful and so is her staff.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bradley

John Michael Dalton Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Bond

excellent love this dr. great listener explines everything to you so thar you understand it/

Barbara C. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Excellent treatment. Right knee replacement was great and will have him do the left knee very soon.

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Dr. Elizabeth Johnson was very professional, patiently listened to my explanations, and displayed genuine interest in my well-being. Dr. Elizabeth Johnson and her staff provide excellent service. I would recommend her to anyone in search of a doctor in her field.

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Alberto PD Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Johnson

Dr. Malone and all of his staff are wonderful. They go above and beyond to take care of their patients!!!

S. R. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

very clear with what is going on with my veins will tell everyone about this office if they are in need of this type of service

Tracey J. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Visit very well done great, his a very good listener doctor

Katie Wilson Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

Dr. Toby Bond is an outstanding doctor. Excellent experiences, from making appointments, all the way to referrals for specialists. Dr. Bond takes the time to listen and he is very thorough. I have recommended Dr Bond to all my family and friends.

Linda Howard Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Bond

Absolutely wonderful! The staff made me as comfortable as possible, and answered any questions I may have had in detail. I would recommend them highly.

Mary Y. Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Dr, Malone is great. I can't wait for my legs to feel better again.

Anonymous Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

I was completely pleased with the care and explanation from everyone at Dr Malone's practice. Everyone took their time to explain not only my diagnosis, but the procedures that I need(ed.) I look forward to continuous care and furthering my own healthcare with their help. Bye bye ugly veins!

Stacie M. Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

I love them people McCurdy and the nurses

Samantha Williams Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. McCurdy

Sandra Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Manfredi

Overall, I am pleased with my experience at Dr. Malone's office. The staff are very nice and always willing to explain things as needed.

Anonymous Jul 14 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Deborah Hinshaw Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Shuler

Luz Davila Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Gumucio

Great Doc! Explained everything thoroughly and was open to any questions. No time pressure at all. I highly recommend Dr. Katz!

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Katz

He was very professional, seemed really concerned about my condition. Looking forward to getting my injection to ease my severe pain.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. McCurdy

Appointment went very smoothly. Little wait time and Dr Fields and his assistant, the xray tech and office personnel were very pleasant and professional. Great experience! I would highly recommend to friends and family.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Fields

My legs are feeling so much better from when i first came.

Melissa D. Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

I have had both knees replaced by Dr Mahoney. He is very personable, professional and kind. He is a sought after surgeon and busy. Almost all of the staff is great. If I have to have other joint replacements, I’ll return.

R H Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mahoney

Have seen Dr Katz for osteoarthritis of hand for years and most recently arthroplasty. Excellent results! Staff are friendly and minimal wait times.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Katz

thankful for the staff - very kind and patient

E. W. Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

My legs feel amazing after the treatment. The staff and doctor were all a pleasure to work with.

Treesa H. Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

I would definitely recommend Dr Katz to friends and family. Dr Katz and all staff at the surgery center were so nice and helpful. My thumb surgery was handled professionally.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Katz

I am thankful to has the service from Dr. Steele and staff that they giving me the time i been a patient here and the care that was giving to me. i will recommend this service to any one. Thank again

Ferdinand Farley Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Steele

Dr Register is great. He is thorough and cares about his patience. He’s always willing to take the time to answer questions

Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Register

Visit was complete today

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

dr malone and his staff are super nice and friendly i feel very comfortable in their care they really know what theyre doing and are very good at it they make the patient feel at ease

Deborah R. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Wonderful! He thoroughly explained everything and I have had minimal pain.

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Register

He and his staff are very kind. Take time with u so you can understand whats going on and what will happen in the future. I thank them for the hardwork.

Shirley B. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Malone

Great visit, appreciate Dr. Bashir thanks

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

Location

Saint Mary's Hospital

1230 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606

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