UM Laurel Medical Center

51%

Patients that would definitely recommend
19% lower 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

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery

9 ratings were as expected

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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).

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52%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
17% lower than the national average

51%

Would definitely recommend
19% lower than the national average

UM Laurel 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%68%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%62%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%49%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%80%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

UM Laurel Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%57%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%54%73%

Providers

Dr. Eyad Abu-Hamda, MD

Critical Care Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Eyad Abu-Hamda, MD

Dr. Mauricio Acebey, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

8 Ratings
Dr. Mauricio Acebey, MD

Dr. Courtney Ackerman, MD

Hematology & Oncology

1 Ratings
Dr. Courtney Ackerman, MD

Dr. Kanwaljit Ahuja, MD

Neurology

5 Ratings
Dr. Kanwaljit Ahuja, MD

Dr. Harbhajan Ajrawat, MD

Urology

6 Ratings
Dr. Harbhajan Ajrawat, MD

Dr. Kashif Ali, MD

Hematology & Oncology

35 Ratings
Dr. Kashif Ali, MD

Dr. Arleen Allen, MD

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Arleen Allen, MD

Dr. Sreekanth Ambati, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Sreekanth Ambati, MD

Dr. Sarabjit Anand, MD

General Surgery

10 Ratings
Dr. Sarabjit Anand, MD

Dr. Michael Baako, MD

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Michael Baako, MD

Dr. Benita Banks, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Benita Banks, MD

Dr. Mitchell Barber, DPM

Podiatric Surgery

22 Ratings
Dr. Mitchell Barber, DPM

Dr. Holly Beck, DPM

Podiatry

12 Ratings
Dr. Holly Beck, DPM

Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein, MD

Gastroenterology

19 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein, MD

Dr. Rishi Bhatnagar, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

21 Ratings
Dr. Rishi Bhatnagar, MD

Dr. Habib Bhutta, MB

General Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. Habib Bhutta, MB

Dr. Priti Bijpuria, MD

Gastroenterology

17 Ratings
Dr. Priti Bijpuria, MD

Dr. Kunda Biswas, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

4 Ratings
Dr. Kunda Biswas, MD

Dr. Tiffany Butler, DC

Chiropractic

Dr. Tiffany Butler, DC

Dr. Richard Chasen, MD

Gastroenterology

36 Ratings
Dr. Richard Chasen, MD

Dr. Dina Chehab, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry

1 Ratings
Dr. Dina Chehab, DDS

Dr. Michael Chen, MD

Cardiology

8 Ratings
Dr. Michael Chen, MD

Dr. Ritu Chitakki, MD

Family Medicine

35 Ratings
Dr. Ritu Chitakki, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Yau Huei Chung, MD

Ophthalmology

10 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Yau Huei Chung, MD

Dr. David Clark Jr, MD

Family Medicine

Dr. David Clark Jr, MD

Dr. Carey-Walter Closson, MD

Anesthesiology

11 Ratings
Dr. Carey-Walter Closson, MD

Dr. Mark Coleman, MD

Anesthesiology

15 Ratings
Dr. Mark Coleman, MD

Dr. George Conrad, MD

General Surgery

12 Ratings
Dr. George Conrad, MD

Dr. David Deiboldt, DPM

Podiatry

31 Ratings
Dr. David Deiboldt, DPM

Dr. Roberto Depetris, MD

Pulmonary Disease

5 Ratings
Dr. Roberto Depetris, MD

Dr. Marie Dobyns, MD

Geriatric Medicine

18 Ratings
Dr. Marie Dobyns, MD

Dr. Jeffery Dormu, DO

Vascular Surgery

13 Ratings
Dr. Jeffery Dormu, DO

Dr. Ali Elyassi, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

29 Ratings
Dr. Ali Elyassi, DDS

Dr. Ali Entezari, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Ali Entezari, MD

Dr. Omid Entezari, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Omid Entezari, MD

Dr. Emmanuel Fai, PHD

Physician Assistant (PA)

13 Ratings
Dr. Emmanuel Fai, PHD

Dr. Khawaja Farooq, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Khawaja Farooq, MD

Dr. Kelson Figaro, MD

Critical Care Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Kelson Figaro, MD

Dr. Gregory Fisher, MD

Cardiology

10 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Fisher, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Garbis, MD

Gastroenterology

20 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Garbis, MD

Dr. Rene Gelber, MD

General Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. Rene Gelber, MD

Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

Pain Management

59 Ratings
Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

Dr. David Gilbert, DO

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. David Gilbert, DO

Dr. Robert Gold, MD

Cardiology

4 Ratings
Dr. Robert Gold, MD

Dr. Michael Goodman, MD

Gynecology

19 Ratings
Dr. Michael Goodman, MD

Dr. Saritha Gorantla, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Saritha Gorantla, MD

Dr. Daniel Griffen III, MD

Cardiology

12 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Griffen III, MD

Dr. David Grossberg, MD

Cardiology

Dr. David Grossberg, MD

Dr. Alemeshet Gudeta, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Alemeshet Gudeta, MD

Dr. Tibebe Haile, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Tibebe Haile, MD

Dr. Lauren Halvorson, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Lauren Halvorson, MD

Dr. Dennis Hatfield, DDS

Dentistry

Dr. Dennis Hatfield, DDS

Dr. Gerald Hayward, MD

General Surgery

29 Ratings
Dr. Gerald Hayward, MD

Dr. Teresa Hilliard, DPM

Podiatry

7 Ratings
Dr. Teresa Hilliard, DPM

Dr. Ejemeare Igene, OD

Cornea & Contact Management

2 Ratings
Dr. Ejemeare Igene, OD

Dr. Naomi Ihedioha, MD

Family Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Naomi Ihedioha, MD

Dr. Riccardo Jones, DDS

Dentistry

7 Ratings
Dr. Riccardo Jones, DDS

Chetna Kansangra, LD

Dietetics

Chetna Kansangra, LD

Milca Kaplan, CRNP

Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

4 Ratings
Milca Kaplan, CRNP

Dr. Sean Karp, MD

Gastroenterology

25 Ratings
Dr. Sean Karp, MD

Dr. Adedeji Karunwi, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Adedeji Karunwi, MD

Byoung Soon Kim, MSC

Acupuncture

1 Ratings
Byoung Soon Kim, MSC

Dr. Theodore Kim, MD

Gastroenterology

42 Ratings
Dr. Theodore Kim, MD

Dr. Hector Knox Jr, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Hector Knox Jr, MD

Dr. James Kunec, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

7 Ratings
Dr. James Kunec, MD

Dr. Priya Kuppusamy, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Priya Kuppusamy, MD

Dr. Elias Lakew, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Elias Lakew, MD

Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

Gastroenterology

24 Ratings
Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

Dr. Joseph Layug, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

24 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Layug, MD

Dr. Zorayda Lee-Llacer, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Zorayda Lee-Llacer, MD

Dr. Rhamin Ligon, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Rhamin Ligon, MD

Dr. Jason Litt, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Jason Litt, MD

Dr. Kristina Lynch, MD

Family Medicine

Dr. Kristina Lynch, MD

Dr. Kathy Mahalati, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

256 Ratings
Dr. Kathy Mahalati, MD

Dr. George Malouf Jr, MD

Ophthalmology

15 Ratings
Dr. George Malouf Jr, MD

Dr. Alan Matsumoto, MD

Rheumatology

25 Ratings
Dr. Alan Matsumoto, MD

Dr. Queen Mbanuzue, DPM

Podiatric Surgery

5 Ratings
Dr. Queen Mbanuzue, DPM

Dr. Ikechukwu Mbonu Sr, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Ikechukwu Mbonu Sr, MD

Dr. Linda McGee, MD

Family Medicine

30 Ratings
Dr. Linda McGee, MD

Dr. Ayana McIntosh, MD

Pain Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Ayana McIntosh, MD

Dr. Arvind Mehta, MD

Cardiology

Dr. Arvind Mehta, MD

Dr. Irfan Moinuddin, MD

Nephrology

3 Ratings
Dr. Irfan Moinuddin, MD

Dr. Revathy Murthy, MD

Pulmonary Disease

2 Ratings
Dr. Revathy Murthy, MD

Dr. Edith Muthungu, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Edith Muthungu, MD

Dr. Uday Nanavaty, MD

Pulmonary Disease

7 Ratings
Dr. Uday Nanavaty, MD

Dr. Hassan Nasser, MD

Internal Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Hassan Nasser, MD

Dr. Gulshan Nazir, MD

Family Medicine

15 Ratings
Dr. Gulshan Nazir, MD

Dr. Bruce Neckritz, DO

Rehabilitation

1 Ratings
Dr. Bruce Neckritz, DO

Dr. Iseri Obadaseraye, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Iseri Obadaseraye, MD

Dr. George Okang, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. George Okang, MD

Dr. Isaya Okwiya, MD

Family Medicine

Dr. Isaya Okwiya, MD

Dr. Tristan Orellano, MD

General Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Tristan Orellano, MD

Dr. Harvinder Pabla, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

29 Ratings
Dr. Harvinder Pabla, MD

Dr. Feroz Padder, MD

Cardiology

6 Ratings
Dr. Feroz Padder, MD

Dr. Faullin Paletsky, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Faullin Paletsky, MD

Dr. Craig Person, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

6 Ratings
Dr. Craig Person, MD

Provider Reviews

direct, straight forward and clear on expectations

Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

My kids (11 and 13) have had recurring foot and ankle problems that were not being solved by more slap-dash orthopedics or general medicine solutions. Dr. Barber took so much time and care in using old school wisdom and new technologies to help us come up with permanent solutions for each of them.

Oct 16 2019

Review for Dr. Mitchell Barber, DPM

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

There's room for improvement and understanding patients needs.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

i have been with this practice for years and i trust and think he really cares about his the people he sees. and helps with my pain.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

My experience with Dr.Ghorbani has been fantastic. His bedside manner was great.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

staff well organized and makes the experience great.

Oct 11 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

i enjoy coming to APMI because they have been supportive to me and about my health. they have put with the best outside doctors as well. i truly trust with my health and my life.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

Very skilled providers, helped with my conditions.

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Reza Ghorbani, MD

I was referred to Dr Ali earlier this year, and I am very pleased. He appears very humble, yet he’s very confident and capable. He and his staff make you comfortable and seem to care about you as an individual. He has many recommendations and high ratings which he deserves.

Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Kashif Ali, MD

Sep 22 2019

Review for Dr. Evan Siegel, MD

Dr. Litt is such an amazing healthcare professional. At every appointment, he takes the time to listen and he truly cares about finding the root cause and treating it. Amazing bedside manners. Also love his assistant, Ms. Terry! They are both wonderful people!

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Jason Litt, MD

I have been a patient of Dr. Goodman for 30 years. We have been through a lot together and I appreciate everything he does for me. There are very few people we can trust in life and I believe he is one of them. He is very professional and helpful whenever I need him. Queenstown, MD

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Goodman, MD

Dr. Shah is a wonderful doctor. My husband was in an urgent need of help and Dr. Shah and his staff came through. They were caring, knowledgeable, professional, and accommodating.

Sep 05 2019

Review for Dr. Parvez Shah, MD

Excellent care and guidance. I refer my friends and family to her office.

in Silver Spring, MD - Aug 27 2019

Review for Milca Kaplan, CRNP

Love her bedside manner. Very friendly and is always concerned about the patients well-being. After leaving another gastroenterologist, Dr. Bijpuria is a ray of sun shine!

Aug 23 2019

Review for Dr. Priti Bijpuria, MD

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. James Kunec, MD

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Ritu Chitakki, MD

First time my visit was very efficient and knowledgeable. She really took care of my wound and feet. High five to the doctor

in Capitol heighf - Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Teresa Hilliard, DPM

Aug 18 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Goodman, MD

Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Mark Coleman, MD

Attentive. He has a delightful bedside manner he is patient he is caring very well knowledgeable about his profession I like this doctor very much

Aug 14 2019

Review for Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

Dr. Steinberg saved my life after an eight and a half hour cardiac bypass. My recovery time was less than usual for that kind of procedure. Dr. Steinberg is now focused on thoracic surgery and I couldn't recommend him more highly! Beside all that, he's a great guy!

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Bryan Steinberg, MD

Always take time with you and not rush even when he is busy. When he is with You that is what he is thinking about not about how many other patients are waiting to see him. He is clear about what is going on and really cares about his patients

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Kashif Ali, MD

Dr Weinreb is exceptional when it comes to patient's care. He listens to every details I had to say and answers all my questions. He is approachable, accessible, skilled and knowledgeable. He takes the necessary action as and when due. I will recommend him over and over again. Thank you Dr Weinreb.

Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Saul Weinreb, MD

Dr. Chasen is a personable, caring and top-notch gastroenterologist. He has treated me for years and has always explained in an understandable way the best treatment for any problems and provided superb treatment thereof. He is the best!

in Ellicott City, MD - Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Chasen, MD

Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. Linda McGee, MD

"We are so happy with Dr. Chasen. It's always a pleasure to see and talk with him - he is so knowledgeable and professional, and yet so personable. We feel that we're getting the best care and as long he's practicing, he's our guy!"

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Chasen, MD

Front office is confused, incompetent and useless. Do not go here.

Jul 24 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Goodman, MD

Very thorough in her examinations. Gives patients good explanations of her findings and provides noninvasive and intermediate treatment options rather than jumping straight to surgery. Great disposition and personality.

in Rockville, Maryland - Jul 23 2019

Review for Dr. Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD

Jul 22 2019

Review for Dr. Ritu Chitakki, MD

Jul 22 2019

Review for Dr. Saul Weinreb, MD

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Kathy Mahalati, MD

Took time to speak to me and counsel me on my digestive issues

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Darryn Potosky, MD

He always displays a calm demeaner, always is patient and listens. He never tries to rush you. I've been going to see Dr. Bernstein for many, many years and think he's wonderful!

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein, MD

First visit went well. His recommendations hav worked thus far. I will be back!

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

Absolutely zero criticism...a talented professional!

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Lauren Halvorson, MD

I've seen Dr. Bernstein 5 times, have had 2 colonoscopies and an endoscope. I'm schedule to have another colonoscopy & endoscope next month.

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Jeffrey Bernstein, MD

Everyone was professional, kind, efficient and explained every step of the procedure. They made an experience I was not looking forward to as pleasant as possible.

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Ali Elyassi, DDS

Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Gerald Hayward, MD

Dr. Lawrence and his entire staff were first class from the moment I walked into their offices until the minute I left after my procedure. They were helpful and compassionate and I can honestly say that I have never had a better medical experience.

in Washington, DC - Jun 27 2019

Review for Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

He is a excellent doctor, my mom feels like a new person under his care.

Beltsvile - Jun 25 2019

Review for Dr. Jeffery Dormu, DO

Laparoscopic Umbilical Hernia. Recovered immediately. No pain, No Meds. Amazing Surgeon

Jun 21 2019

Review for Dr. Gerald Hayward, MD

Have been going to Dr. Lawrence for 10+ years. Has always listened, been thoughtful, and had good feedback. Really is good and knows his stuff.

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Marvin Lawrence II, MD

Dr. Halvorson is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. She is extremely kind, compassionate and knowledgeable. I really appreciate her extensive care for my mum.

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Lauren Halvorson, MD

Dr. Karp is an excellent doctor with kindness and compassion.

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Sean Karp, MD

She is so wonderful! She knows what to do and always sends me for the proper tests. She is personable and pleasant and keeps up with all the latest methods and medicines. So glad I found her

Jun 14 2019

Review for Dr. Linda McGee, MD

I saw Dr> Potosky as a second opinion. I liked that he treated me with respect and understood my problem. He did not dismiss my symptoms as just age related. My sister recommended Dt. Potosky and I am glad that she did. If

Jun 11 2019

Review for Dr. Darryn Potosky, MD

Professional, Caring, Knowledgeable, great interpersonal relations- respectful of patients

Jun 11 2019

Review for Dr. Priti Bijpuria, MD

This was only my second time seeing Dr. Potosky. There was no wait (I was on time), and he is so thorough. I had seen another Dr. for years, with the same issue. Been under his care for about 6 months, and what he is doing, is working!!

Jun 10 2019

Review for Dr. Darryn Potosky, MD

Location

UM Laurel Medical Center

7300 Van Dusen Rd, Laurel, MD 20707