Willis-Knighton Medical Center

74%

Patients that would definitely recommend

4% higher than the national average

Willis-Knighton Medical Center in Shreveport, LA - Get directions, phone number, research physicians, and compare hospital ratings for Willis-Knighton Medical Center on Healthgrades.

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

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low

2 ratings were better than expected

10 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Defibrillator Procedures

In Hospital

Better than Expected

Pacemaker Procedures

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Coronary Interventional Procedures (Inpatient)

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Heart Attack

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Heart Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Valve Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Diabetic Emergencies

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Pulmonary Embolism

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Respiratory Failure

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Sepsis

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Gallbladder Removal Surgery

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Bowel Obstruction

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Colorectal Surgeries

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Gastrointestinal Bleed

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Pancreatitis

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery

Mortality In-Hospital

As Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Cranial Neurosurgery

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Stroke

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Hip Fracture Treatment

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Hip Replacement

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Total Hip Replacement

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Outpatient Total Knee Replacement

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Outpatient Back and Neck Surgery (except Spinal Fusion)

In Hospital

As Expected

Outpatient Rotator Cuff Repair

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Prostate Removal Surgery

In Hospital

As Expected

Transurethral Prostate Resection Surgery

In Hospital

As Expected

Mortality Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionMortality In-HospitalMortality within 30 days

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

As Expected

Pneumonia

Mortality In-Hospital

Worse than Expected

Mortality within 30 days

Worse than Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Back and Neck Surgeries (without Spinal Fusion)

In Hospital

As Expected

Spinal Fusion

In Hospital

As Expected

Complication Based Ratings

Procedure/ConditionIn Hospital

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

In Hospital

As Expected

Carotid Procedures

In Hospital

Worse than Expected

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

1% higher than the national average

74%

Would definitely recommend

4% 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%80%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%78%80%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%66%66%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%62%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%86%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%52%

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%65%62%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr. Lewis is an outstanding practitioner. All the employees are super! They are friendly, knowledgeable and their care for their patients is wonderful. Couldn’t ask for a better experience!

Lisa H. Miller Feb 29 2024

Review for Dr. Lewis

Caring Doctor with compassion

Feb 29 2024

Review for Dr. Master

The staff & doctor were professional, polite and friendly. The doctor was very upfront with pertinent information about my eyesight. Thank you

Feb 28 2024

Review for Dr. Ezelle

He made me aware of health issues that was not explained to me by prior Orthopedic Doctor in Monroe about the shots I had taken last year in my hip trying to prolong surgery would infection increase infection risks for surgery when i decidedto go ahead when pain was becomingunbearable.

Penney Earl Feb 28 2024

Review for Dr. Shahrdar

Every one including Dr. Black herself was friendly and professional. From time of check in until the time I left from getting pre-up paperwork and labs done every one was very helpful and explained every step of the process very well. My surgery is scheduled soon and I am pleased with care I have...

Jan H. Feb 28 2024

Review for Dr. Black

Location

Willis-Knighton Medical Center

2600 Greenwood Rd, Shreveport LA 71103

CallDirections

(318) 212-4000

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Willis-Knighton Medical Center located?

Willis-Knighton Medical Center is located at 2600 Greenwood Rd, Shreveport, LA 71103. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Has Willis-Knighton Medical Center won any recent awards from Healthgrades?

No, Willis-Knighton Medical Center has not won any awards in the past few years. Search for Hospitals on Healthgrades to find more.

Is Willis-Knighton Medical Center highly rated with patients?

73% patients recommend this hospital. See Healthgrades for detailed clinical ratings by specialty.

Does Willis-Knighton Medical Center score well in safety ratings?

Healthgrades tracks outcome ratings for 13 hospital services. View more details here.

How do I get in at Willis-Knighton Medical Center?

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Contact Us

2600 Greenwood Rd

Shreveport, LA 71103

Directions

(318) 212-4000