Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

69%

Patients that would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average


Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital is a medical facility located in New Brunswick, NJ. This hospital has been recognized for America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ and Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™.

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Prostate Surgery Award™ (2020, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in prostate removal surgery and transurethral resection of the prostate

Bariatric Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in bariatric (weight loss) 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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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66%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
3% lower than the national average

69%

Would definitely recommend
1% lower than the national average

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%78%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%60%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%50%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%59%66%

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%45%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%61%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Janet S Sep 24 2020

Review for Dr. Elkwood

After years of trying different doctors I finally found one that is personal and knows how to work with me. The staff is very helpful and my pain has decreased. Dr. Dang is a great doctor!

Gabriel G. Sep 22 2020

Review for Dr. Dang

no issues -smooth

Mike R. Sep 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dang

Dr. Sinha has been successful in treating multiple spinal injuries, even when other providers have not. He listens thoroughly and genuinely cares about his patients' well-being. I've referred friends and even my husband; It's great to know that they're in such capable hands.

Stephanie S. Sep 16 2020

Review for Dr. Sinha

Dr Kim is patient, caring and understanding. He explains radiation treatment well to the patient. He is so so sweet also. Would recommend him to others.

Maryann Rutigliano Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Kim

Dr Duhl one of the best gastroenterologist. Dr Duhl and his partner Mary, have knowledge about gastroenterology that is vast. Both my wife and I are Dr. Duhl's patience. My wife has colitis and Dr. Duhl has kept her in remission. I trust both Dr Duhl and Mary with my life.

J Young Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Duhl

We are glad to meet Dr Segal she was Very detailed in her diagnosis, listened and addressed our concerns .

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

the best

Luis P. Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sinha

Dr. Segal was very informative and made me feel like there is hope for my problem. I was very pleased with my appointment.

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

RTC Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Glasgold

Dr. Kwong takes the time to explain my child's situation and needs.

Sep 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kwong

Dr. Bhandari was knowledgeable and compassionate. He explained all so I could understand and feel at ease.

Maria C. Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Bhandari

Very thorough. He explains things well and spends time with you to answer any questions you may have. I have been seeing him for 10 years and trust him with my care.

Michael Zorner Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Gladstone

Dr.Greller was very clear in his explaination. He had the patience to listen to & answer any questions or comments I had. He has a welcoming personality. His crew is just as he. The setting is very clean & organized.

Rosa Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Greller

Very knowledgeable, listens, no waiting, clean office.

Valarie Campbell Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

The office is terrific and so is Dr Ferges. It’s difficult to run a business in the pandemic times and they nail it. Great office, nice atmosphere, and Dr Ferges is personality plus, communicates beautifully. I felt really at ease. I’d recommend him to anyone I know.

B May Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Ferges

great doctor! helped me with my back with an injection.

Jerry Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Sinha

Dr Sanyal was extremely pleasant. She explained everything to me so I could understand. She took the time to listen. Never felt rushed.

Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Sanyal

Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Nanda

Dr. ARONSON was extremely knowledgeable. He asked many questions and listened carefully to the answers as well as my list of symptoms and medical history. He was personable and caring and showed empathy as well as conducting himself professionally.

Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Aronson

Dr Ahmed is very knowledgable

Meryem Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Dr Wjasow is wonderful. Knowledgeable, patient and helpful. Her office staff is wonderful as well. Highly recommend!

Reka Rubin Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Wjasow

Dr Patel has been my dr since my gastric bypass many years ago he helped me eat again after 2 structures I’ve had no issues and I recommend his work to anyone

Rebecca Sep 07 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

My visit went well. Always professional. Waiting time was was short. I was satisfied.

Brenda Washington Sep 06 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

Love her she delivered my daughter hands down one of the best doctors I’ve seen

Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Huang

Dr. Y is an excellent doctor. Very knowledgable and caring. I had back surgery last year. I wasn't able to walk now I have my life back. Thank you Dr. Y.

Maria Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

Dr. Wingfield did an excellent job explaining my condition. Additionally, he explained the course of my treatment In a practical and easy to understand manner.

Ramona Jackson Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Wingfield

she is the best. absolute best ever.

Leonora Stevenson Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Gowda

Excellent surgeon and bedside manner

Denice A Church Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

I've had 2 appointments so far & I would highly recommend Dr Licbroun. He listened to what I had to say, treated me with respect and made me feel comfortable. I finally found a Dr who believed me, in what I was going through & found the answer!

Michele Levine Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Lichtbroun

Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bloomstein

Was very rough, and I felt the appointment was rushed. Staff and reception for the whole hospital is very lackluster and does not give a lot of effort. We were bounced from doctor to doctor with little explanation.

Daniel Maldonado Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Kwong

My cataract surgery went so well. My vision is near perfect. procedure was so easy and fast. Dr Liu and his associates were all great to work with. Thank you !

Peter L. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Liu

Dr Balinski has been my primary doctor for 14 years! She is amazing and thorough! I would never go with anyone else.

Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Balinski

Aashay Shah Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Vallabhaneni

Debbie Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gangat

Linda Simun Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Gowda

great doctor, gave me an epidural in my neck which really helped my pain, also when I was in severe pain I got a trigger point injection which really helped me too

Jhonda Riley Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Sinha

I would & have already recommended him to my friends! He’s kind, caring & takes the time to address your problem!

Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Greller

Dr. Nackman did a great job on my varicose veins. He explained everything and all went as planned. His office staff are friendly and responsive. I have recommended him to friends and family and will continue to do so.

kathleen webster Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Nackman

He is a great doctor. Very attentive. Great bedside manner. He is thorough, compassionate, and follows up without fail! I have been seeing him for 2 years and am very happy with the care Dr Arpit Patel provides.

Dinesh Parikh Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Aug 29 2020

Review for Dr. Glasgold

T J Aug 29 2020

Review for Dr. Klein

Samantha M Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Outstanding and caring doctor. He takes the time to listen, explain everything and answer all questions. He is extremely competent. Highly trust his judgement. Would not hesitate one second if you were lucky enough to have him on your side. He did an excellent job with my mother

Teresa Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Li

Jay Patel is an excellent physician and cardiologist. He cleared my blockage, placed a stent and has given me detailed advice that now puts me in great heart health. I am very grateful for his Outstanding professional care.

Richard Donnelly Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I had great experience.... very informative staff made me feel comfortable... doctor nahar was very patient with me and explained all the procedures I would definitely recommend this doctor to others ... thank you for helping me

Marilyn Carter Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Nahar

Everyone at the office was very kind and professional. Dr. Goulston took the time to explain each part of the procedure, and make sure that I was comfortable. The procedure and the recovery were easier than expected. I highly recommend Dr. Goulston and his practice.

Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Goulston

Does not use safety precautions during COVID

Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Shah

2 42 Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

CATHERINE HABIT Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Hsu

My father has been seeing Dr. Gowda for many years now and has always been delighted and happy to go. Dr. Gowda is a pleasure to talk to and always goes out of her way to explain. Very caring. Both my mom and dad rave about her.

Juventino Vento Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gowda

E. Martin Davidoff Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Reich

Lakshmi G Poranki Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gibbon

She was the attending physician and took care of my mother during a hospital stay

Teresa Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ahmed

Dr Brant is A highly efficient and caring doctor. Thank you.

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Brant

Very patient, respectful and understanding Dr. She can listen and answered any questions involving your conditions to your understanding. I trust her and can recommend her to anyone.

45 Windingwoods Drive Apt7A Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Rao

Eman Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Samra

Eman Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Karlin

Dr. Patel is an excellent listener and is conservative in his approach... Doesn't rush into anything unless he feels it's an emergency. Only reason why I didn't give him 5 stars is because I have not experienced any procedures or major operations with him.

Aug 25 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

He rates a number ten . He is an outstanding doctor. Great bedside manner and he listens to you.

Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Covalesky

great

Judith S. L. Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Sinha

James G Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Kline

Daughter for Ralph Aug 23 2020

Review for Dr. Engel

Dr. Wjasow is a caring, compassionate and professional physician. She is highly competent and treats her patient as a person and not a number or file. I trust Dr. Wjasow completely.

Aug 23 2020

Review for Dr. Wjasow

Dr. Shukla is truly an amazing doctor. He always listens to your concerns and cares about his patients deeply. He is extremely knowledgeable and makes his patients feel comfortable and well taken care of. I am fortunate to have found such a wonderful doctor.

Patricia Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Shukla

Everything The visit , consultation , professionalisms , medical advice , welcoming smile .

Bola Adeaga Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Wingfield

Visit Dr for Ligament tear

Johny Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Klein

Dr. Kritharis is the best! She is very thorough, knowledgeable and empathetic, and has an excellent "bedside manner." Her credentials are impeccable. She goes out of her way to make sure you understand your condition and the various treatment options available. I highly recommend her.

Arthur Brewer Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Kritharis

Sensitive, efficient and caring. Fantastic doctor.

Elliot M. G. Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Hutt

Edward Myers Aug 21 2020

Review for Dr. Grubb

Very Thorough. I felt my issues were addressed immediately. And I had no wait time. No wait time outside no wait time in the reception area, and no wait time in the examination room waiting for the doctor! Staff was super pleasant.Five star service.

J olah Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Yalamanchili

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Danish

Kathleen Olsen Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Rahimi

Jose F. Mora-Gil Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Gupta

Very professional. Superlative in his field! He really studies the facial structure and proceeds with suggestions to enhance one’s beauty. Extremely satisfied with his expertise!

Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Glasgold

The doctor is very thorough and knowledgeable. I will recommend this doctor.

Reinaldo Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Khalil

The office was clean and Dr. Fox was thorough.

Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr. Fox is a an outstanding professional. He’s knowledgeable, caring and approachable. It was a pleasure meeting with him and reviewing my concerns. I will absolutely recommend him to family and friends.

Karen M. Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Dr. Adolfsen was warm and understanding from the first visit. He explained everything thoroughly regarding my daughter's Clubfoot. He never seemed rushed and I love his bedside manner. He's amazing and an asset to RWJ.

K. Edwards Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Adolfsen

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Nadeem

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. El Banna

Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Avendano

Rhoda Blair Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Malik

Rhoda Blair Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Dhillon-Athwal

Dr. Parikh and his staff are wonderful. I was referred to him by a friend who was treated for back pain by him. Very nice doctor and took time to explain to me what was going on with my back.

A.J. Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Parikh

First appointment with Dr Segal. She was excellent. She explained everything thoroughly and put me as ease.

SKC Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

Dr Greller and his staff performed a thorough examination and diagnosis. He presented multiple treatment options, and helped me select the best one for me. I am starting to have relief in only a few days

Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Greller

Dr Lubitz is very patient and helpful. She explains everything clearly and is very easy to reach and follow up with.

Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Lubitz

Very caring. Compassionate, attentive to patients. Highly recommend

Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jain

Louis Liotta Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Kayiaros

Dr Kayiaros corrected the poor job done by a so called specialty hospital in NY. He was great in explaining what needed to be don and obviously he did a masterful job bringing my knee back.

Craig Lambie Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Kayiaros

Dr. Davanzo and his staff are exceptional! They are so knowledgeable, efficient, caring, and professional! I’m so glad I switched to Dr. Davanzo for additional help with my sleep issues! He I sent the best around!

Joanne Johnson Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Davanzo

Very professional and friendly staff. Dr G. Was approachable, easy to talk to and professional. He made me feel at ease and made my tooth extraction less nerve racking than other oral surgeons. He even called to check on me later in the day. Highly recommend!

Jane McCabe Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Goulston

Pradeep Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Chaudhary

P. Coleman Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Fox

Location

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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