Willis-Knighton Medical Center

75%

Patients that would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average


Willis-Knighton Medical Center is a medical facility located in Shreveport, LA. This hospital has been recognized for Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

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

4 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

7 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • 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
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Hospital Quality

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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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73%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% higher than the national average

75%

Would definitely recommend
5% higher than the national average

Willis-Knighton 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%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%86%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%68%66%

Willis-Knighton 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%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

She explained all procedures and test ordered, was gentle and kind. She was very thorough. I could not have asked for better.

Susan Stewart Sep 30 2020

Review for Lauren Ford

I always receive good and friendly service. That's very important to me. Dr. O. listen and explain exactly whatever's going on with her patients. She's really awesome. Her nurse Teresa ROCKS!

Catherine Dyas Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Olenina

Dr. Dean was very understanding and explained everything to me. I felt very comfortable in her care.

Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Dean

I went for my annual check up, it went well, courteous staff, everyone was very professional, and I had a satisfactory report as to my health.

Mitchell Carroll Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kasabali

Dr. Olenina has helped me more than any other doctor during my 50 year battle with diabetes. Very caring and knowledgeable.

Kitty Boyd Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Olenina

Everything went well

Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Siskron IV

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Hernandez

The service is beyond great it's fabulous, the staff is so very helpful I give them and Doctor Languilli 10 stars.

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Langiulli

Great visit! Dr Cole and his staff are wonderful!

Peggie Thomas Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Cole

Charlotte Rogers Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Pizarro

Just a great caring man and physician. Very thorough and there if you need him.

Brent Harris Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Milligan

Dr. Konduru was, and always has been, concerned about my health. He has answered every question I have asked him and treats me with the utmost respect.

Brenda Brown Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Konduru

Friendly, prompt, professional, caring

Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Langiulli

The Best !

Johnny Hood Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Eaves

Tarie R Collins Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kasabali

Takes so much time, kind and helpful.

Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Excellent. She took time with me and answered all my questions. She is very through. She will not quit until she all the answers.

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dean

Exceptional person and physician.

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Hernandez

Lisa Coté Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pizarro

Great experience

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pizarro

Very thoughtful and thinks a LOT and explains things well before acting - superb clinician and teacher!

Royal Becker Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cole

my visit was great just like alesys. doc. Cole is on top of my heart problem all the time..

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cole

She is probably the most thoughtful caring gynocologist I have ever seen. She is thorough, just a great physician!

E. Anne Melvin Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dean

I’ve been going to Doctor Cole for 12 years.

Roy Walters Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cole

I would recommend him to others! He explained the procedure and he was thorough in doing so!

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Konduru

Dr. Eaves has always been there for the best interest of my health. I think the world of him and his staff.

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Eaves

Dr Cline is most excellent. So very happy to have found her. I always understand what's going on with my situation. She's the best gynecologist I have ever seen, and I'm in my 70s.

Sarah Ganhs Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cline

Dr Dean is wonderful. I cannot imagine having gone through after surgery care without her.

Alma L Burr Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Dean

Great

Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Cline

Follow up visit, patient-centered environment, thorough review of symptoms, encouraged to ask questions, comfortable with outcome.

Judith C. Vestal Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shelby

Dr Shelby did a great job explaining all of the procedures needed and what to expect. I only have two eyes, and I trust them with Dr Shelby

Veronica Brown Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shelby

Dr Shelby is very easy to talk with about eye problems & corrections. He takes his time to explain the problem & the plan to correct better vision. I would refer all friends & family to him. He is a well liked doctor.

Patricia Shaw Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shelby

Dr. Cox helped my mom in her last weeks of life. He had exceptional bedside manners and my family will always cherish his service. Thanks Dr. Cox...the Cooper family...

Keith Cooper Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Cox

Dr Shelby listened to my concerns and did not rush the appointment. He was truly concerned and I would recommend him to anyone, he is awesome.

Cindy Nissen Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shelby

He is knowledgeable and very informative. I received excellent eye care from him.

Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shelby

As of right now I am still seeing Dr Mays for my hip and hip replacement. I’m very proud what he has done for me, I would highly recommend Dr mays for Orthopedic work for anyone

Sherman McCarty Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mays

Thankful to Dr. Prejean for saving my husband's life.

Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Prejean Jr

Keith David Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Ruby W. Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Brakta

Office staff very friendly. Nurse Nikki very professional & bubbly - makes patients feel right at home.

Teresa Cogswell Sep 06 2020

Review for Dr. Brakta

Excellent surgeon and bedside manner!

Gregory & Patricia McNeal Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Sin

Elizabeth Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Peddi

AcuraWoman12 Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Brakta

Dr. Milligan has been my doctor for eight years. He and his nurse Brittany feel like friends!

Christine Lee Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Milligan

Fantastic, always concerned for his patients well being. Best nursing staff anywhere. Been our family doctor for over ten years and I’ll never go anywhere else. Best office I have ever been to, and being retired military I have seen many.

Darrell Poland Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Milligan

Terry LeGrand Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Lusk

Genuinely interested in her patients. Honest with her assessment and concerns. Ordered appropriate lab work and follow up.

Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ball

Dr. Stratton is great! Good bedside manner, explains things and works with you on schedules. Short wait in waiting room. Recommend!

Frasier Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Stratton

Very thoughtful physician who spends his time taking care of his patients. Thank you!

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Broadwell

Yes. She was great. She examined thoroughly. She asked questions. She didn't sit with her back to me while she was entertaining my info.

Carol A Peluso Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ball

Great staff and Super Doctor. I forward to using him for the rest of my life.

Anthony Thompson Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Milligan

Everything was handled professionally .

Leta cooper Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mays

I highly recommend Dr. Coleman III. He and his team were both professional and caring. The procedures he skillfully performed produced results beyond my expectations. I wish I had gone to see him years ago.

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

My daughter had a consultation the other day with Dr. Mays about her hip labral tear. He was nice, friendly, and explained everything very well. Highly recommend Dr. Mays for any orthopedic care someone may need.

Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mays

I was taken in right away. Staff very professional! Dr Ball very professional and thorough .

Peggy Gavin Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Ball

Dr. Milligan's staff have got to be the greatest I have ever encountered. Dr Milligan is definitely the sweetest most kind hearted doctor in the world. They all listen, really listen. I love the way he practices medicine as well. I could go on for days but, you get it.

Lori McHughes Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Milligan

Lorrie Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Aneatha Clinton Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Some people may think he is rude , but I see a Dr doing a great job. I have seen him several over the past 10 years and he has always done me right.

R. Nunley Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Jacobson

I’ve been seeing Dr. Broadwell for some time now and his PA Mandy Porter. I am very pleased with the care I receive and always recommend him to friends and family. Never rushed and very thorough.

Dina Stone Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Broadwell

Amazing doctor

Vedashree Panthulu Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Broadwell

Excellent, caring physician who takes the time for his patients and is knowledgeable!

SS Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Broadwell

Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Aravantagi

I cannot be more pleased with the care I have received. My vision is 100% better than anything I can ever remember.

Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Dr Atchison is a wonderful doctor with an abundance of knowledge when it comes to the hip replacement process! He performed my hip replacement on the right hip & I throughly trust my healthcare needs to him! His office is also very efficient to care for the patient’s needs before & after surgery.

A Jefferson Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Atchison

Dr. Peddi is the best! He asks questions, listens, and is great at assessing overall health. I highly recommend him. I see him for preventative treatment.

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Peddi

From beginning to end it was a great experience. He got me in quick and my gall bladder was out within a week after. He did robotic surgery. No problems whatsoever. Highly recommend.

Leslie Perkins Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Norwood

Mary Hammett Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Googe

Dr. Rinderle is amazing. Professional and personable!

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Rinderle

Dennis Martin Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Sipes

Did my carpel tunnel surgery went very well

Barbara Wilburn Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Houtz

Very impressed with his manner and knowledge and that was on my initial visit. He made me feel at ease and instilled me with confidence.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Veluvolu

Him and his staff are a piece of Work I wouldn’t refer him to a dog

Jeremy Hicks Jul 17 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Dr. Coleman was professional and addressed all concerns and explained the cataract removal procedure fully. Recommended the tri-focal lens replacement which are fantastic. Haven't seen colors as vivid and sharpness like this in a long time. No more glasses!! Worth every penny spent.

David Wilczewski Jul 16 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Wonderful Physician and NP

Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Ball

Compassionate, caring, knowledge, and most of all, listens to all general concerns and questions.

Victoria M. Jul 13 2020

Review for Dr. Warrick

Was exceedingly satisfied with my surgery. The lenses are wonderful

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Awesome Doctor. Would not use anyone else.

Kimberly Kirkendoll Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mercer

It took a while to get an appointment but well worth the wait. I would not see anyone else ever!!

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

BB Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sikand

Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Aravantagi

Very caring and helpful.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Harris

Paul Patterson Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Outstanding. I had cataract surgery using the multifocal lens. I can see great at distance and read up close. Dr. Coleman is a caring physician and very skilled. I would recommend him to anyone needing an ophthalmologist.

Ted Hayes Jun 22 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

The Family of Clover Brown Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Veluvolu

My hip surgery by Dr. Mays went great! Max star rating!

Elbert Minniefield Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Mays

The experience from beginning to end was soooo great! I can’t say enough good about Dr. Coleman, his office staff, the hospital staff, and my new eyes! I’m sooo thankful he was recommended to me, and now I’m recommending him to you! You won’t regret it!!

Carolyn Stevens Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Leonard Jun 15 2020

Review for Dr. Coleman III

Bossier Office Manager Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Broadwell

Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ibrahim

I would recommend Dr. Patel to others. He answers all of my questions. He doesn’t rush the appointment. The staff are also very nice and helpful.

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Great physician and staff. I would highly recommend Dr. Reeves to anyone who needs a neurosurgeon.

Brianna Campbell Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Reeves

Terrible. Very unprofessional and a very arrogant person!!!

Chuck Redmon Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Noble

He is a very proactive well-informed compassionate doctor. My husband and I both have seen him in urgent care each time leaving feeling that he had our best interest at heart. We are very thankful for his professional and kind care.

Mr and Mrs. Tyree Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Pavlick

Todd Stein May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Shahrdar

Carmoleta White May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Shahrdar

Location

Willis-Knighton Medical Center

2600 Greenwood Rd, Shreveport, LA 71103

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