Southside Hospital

64%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

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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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery, coronary interventional procedures, heart attack treatment, heart failure treatment, and heart valve surgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological surgery

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

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

  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

11 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • 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
  • Respiratory failure 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
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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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63%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

Southside Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%76%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%76%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%59%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%83%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%45%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%53%66%

Southside Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%50%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%69%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Ken Alveari Jul 12 2020

Review for Dr. Insinga

Dr. Schwartz is wonderful. This office has a peaceful feeling as soon as you walk in the door. Sarah always puts me at ease..thrilled to be her patient.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

I have had a great experience with Dr. Halall and Gina (PA). They take the time to understand your conditions and they definitely know their stuff. Also, short wait time, reachable telephone line, very attentive and competent office staff.

Jul 11 2020

Review for Dr. Hallal

She is the best doctor I have ever been to. So calming and puts everyone at ease.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hassan

Doctor is great. PAs are great too. Very easy to get an appointment even the same day if I'm sick. Staff is super sweet. I highly recommend them. A plus, 5 star review from this patient.

Kristin D Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Nakhjavan

Joni Calichio Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

Antonietta Jul 07 2020

Review for Dr. Cushner

Dr. Mullins has operated on me twice and, both times, I couldn't have possibly been happier with his work. He is caring, attentive, and thorough. My recovery was smooth and follow up appointments went well. To anyone needing back surgery I highly recommend Dr. Mullins.

Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Mullins

I went to the office and had a great experience with the doctor and Samantha. She walked me through all that I was going to experience. She made me feel unstressed. She is super.

Phil T. Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Cushner

A wonderful intelligent caring doctor. He has taken amazing care of both of my parents with professionalism and empathy.

Chris Baker Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Caselnova

Dr. Jerry Ellstein Is the best! If you’re thinking about using Hand surgeon Look no further.His staff is unbelievable kind and compassionate

Rick Reisch Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Ellstein

I’ve been going to dr Zielinski for 7 years he’s terrific. Always makes time for me if I don’t feel well and always takes time with yearly checkups

Pat Seyda Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Zielinski

Dr. Gallagher and her team were amazing from the moment i walked in to the minute i left. she made sure my pain level was always at a 1 and kept checking on me during my liposuction

Anonymous A. Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

Dr. Gallagher took the time to listen and did a great job with my surgery. I love my results.

Anonymous Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

In and out in 45 minutes very thorough.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Caselnova

Dr. Masciello is amazing, personable, thorough, current and the staff seems to think highly of him too. He also took care of my brother when he lived in the area and provided excellent care.

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Masciello

He is very thorough and shows concern for patients. He is very patient when you ask him questions and always lets me know his opinion.

NV2NY Jun 16 2020

Review for Dr. Nawaz

He is my far one of the kindness, professional & knowledgeable Dr's I've had the pleasure to meet.

Theresa Gulla-Martino Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Adamski

Tony B. Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

I absolutely love him as my surgeon and as a person. He is amazing at what he does and I will be forever grateful, thank you Dr.Sullivan for saving my life.

Yummy Thomas Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Sullivan III

He's absolutely fantastic. From start to finish I could tell Dr. Mullins cared about my issue and was determined to fix it. My surgery was well executed and the recovery went smoothly. I feel great! Highly recommend.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Mullins

A Grateful Patient Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Caselnova

Dr. Woodall was 100% amazing with my 3 year old who had an accident. His bedside manner was incredible, he wS honest and he was very personable. I would 100% recommend him to anybody that ever needs his services.

MGelman12 Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Woodall

He was very condescending. Rambled on and got angry when I asked him to cut to the chase. He sent in a prescription he wanted me to take and then called up the pharmacy and canceled it out of anger and pettiness. Very unprofessional!

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Bergson

Dr Rivendeneira is a awesome and caring doctor. Highly recommend.

C. LoPresti Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

I have only met Dr.Hall on line.I had the corona virus and he was so very supportive.He immediately treated me with blood test,, meds,etc.He was so thorough and kind.I will see him soon in the office..His compassion goes a long way.Very knowledgable.Thank you Dr. Hall

linda matera Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Hall

Very comfortable with his approach, professionalism, and results.

Jeffrey Chesner Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

Rather Not Say my Name Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Escamilla

Dr. Desai, on his day off, went above and beyond to make sure I was given a Saturday appointment even though his rude staff was making it difficult.

Nstoddard1217 May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

Dr.Nett is the ultimate in professionalism, and I left assured that I was in the best hands possible with Dr.Nett.

Antonio Figueroa May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Nett

Follow up on knee replacement surgery

Ron Licandro May 23 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

Dr Reinhardt was really nice and informative about the condition of my knees. I received a shot in both knees and he was very gentle. I had the same shots years ago and it hurt a lot more. I told him I will get back to him regarding surgery.

Joyce Straus May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

With everything that is going on, the visit was well handled. My first time and the staff was friendly, and I was treated with respect. The Doctor was very welcoming. I left with a full understand of my problem and what to do. Very satisfied.

Antonia Alvarez May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Nett

Very professional, aware of safety for virus, on time

Carl Eric Eastman May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Nett

Dr Nett’s personable, yet professional, manner is comforting and reassuring as I am preparing for a total hip replacement.

Larry M May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nett

Prompt, professional, caring, concerned, and committed to providing the best care possible. Dr. Net is a GREAT doctor.

Mark May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nett

Concetta Connor May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

debra grimmett May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

He was very nice. Very informative.

Valerie May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

Victoria Schweit May 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ionescu

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Blanco

Went to CITY MD TODAY! In this day of pandemic Sarah was calm reasuring pleasant with a smile. Thank GOD for people like her. She is a true HERO??

May 14 2020

Review for Sarah Pagliarulo

I thought Dr. Bonafede was excellent. He was kind and made me feel comfortable. My issue was resolved.

Rhonda Weintraub May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Bonafede

Jack Byrnes May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Zavarella

She was my daughter’s surgeon almost 28-28 years ago and I still remember being quite impressed by her skills professionalism and demeanor. I wish her the best

Mr. Ejaz A. Siddiqui May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Gallagher

The whole process from consultation to the after care was amazing. And of course the surgery and the care in the hospital was exemplary.

May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Segal

Ralph Zaionz May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Simpson

Terrible, office said they took my insurance, they did not, he did not recommend physical therapy then said I refused it. Seeing a new guy who said I could have ended up paralyzed without treatment. I don't think he took me, my concerns or my injury seriously. 0% recommendation

Steven Godsey May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sharma

IMRAN May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Gudesblatt

Barbara Panetta May 08 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

Charles J. Sobotka May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Sedaghat

May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Winick

This doctor was a trauma surgeon pulled in for my surgery he was excellent his team is very comforting and explained everything.

May 03 2020

Review for Dr. Betancourt-Ramirez

Michelle Kasten May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Riolo

Super nice Doctor and convenience to have a consultation. Dr. Riolo always have time to listen and deliver the best option to the patient. He explains to me in an easy way to understand and makes sure that I always can reach out to him for any question and concern I might have after the visit.

Nancy V May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Riolo

Received a hemorrhoidectomy, fissurectomy, and sphincterotomy from Dr. Riva. Changed my life...best rectal surgeon EVER. Healing time was minimal, ~7 days.

T. J. Avolese May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. An

Excellent Cardiologist and Interventionalist. Great bedside manner, cares about his patients, very intelligent and thorough.

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hormozi

Bill Shaughnessy Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Quintana

Horrible front desk staff! Constant poor dialogue and misinformation. Office managers and staff require much Professional training!

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Nakhjavan

He does all the talking and NO listening -- absolutely terrible experience! I'm surprised he even has reviews.

Vicky Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Riolo

Renata Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Kohane

Dr Lopes delivered my daughter 32 yrs ago!! Never had a problem with him. Very nice doctor. He was in the practice with my doctor who was Mitchell Goldman.

Ellen Padilla-Ahders Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Lopes

Catherine Gorman Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Mullins

Dr Schwartz and staff are the best Thank you.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Schwartz

I like his Bedside manner he is a great surgeon I would recommend him to family and friends

John Fudenski Apr 12 2020

Review for Dr. Jacob

Dr Hormozi is a great doctor he put four stents in my heart.. He explained everything and came to see me after the surgery I was very satisfied with him..

Norman Lorber Apr 05 2020

Review for Dr. Hormozi

wonderful doctor and human being. takes the best care of patient does necessary testing and explains it easily and carefully would love to clone her.

dorothy blumenreich Apr 03 2020

Review for Dr. McCormack

Karen Apr 02 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

Dr Rivadenweira is one of the most amazing doctors you will ever meet. His warm welcome, care, thoroughness, and comfort made my procedure so much easier to deal with!! He made me feel so welcome and I highly recommend him to anyone.

Antonios Patramanis Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

From the first visit to post op visits Dr Reinhardt was fantastic. The surgery was a screaming success. I was able to walk unassisted within 4 days. He’s an extremely intelligent and caring surgeon.

Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

C. Daley Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. san Roman

Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. san Roman

She is very caring and listens to all of your concerns, and makes you feel comfortable. She doesn't rush her time with you. Would definitely recommend her to family and friends.

Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Ghoshal

Great doctor. Informative. Takes his explaining and does not rush you out. Highly recommended.

Jack Mar 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mancuso

No one answering the call in brentwood. :(

Mos Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Moawad

Allison R Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Kote

I liked this doctor.. she's very pleasant and has a great bedside manner..would highly recommend her services to anyone in need a a good doctor..

Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Churgin

New girl at Farmingville at front desk very rude.

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Desai

Very good , takes his time, caring, smart. Office can be a problem sometimes but I like him so I’m staying,

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Wexler

most amazing Dr.. I am no making someone with cardiac problems and sending them to Goldman because HE will save them.

b Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Goldman

Exceptional professional

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ellstein

DR. JACOB AND HIS STAFF ARE AMAZING. DR. JACOB IS NOT JUST AN AMAZING SURGEON, HE IS KIND AND COMPASSIONATE. YOU WILL KNOW THAT HE AND HIS STAFF TRULY CARE FOR YOU. I RECOMMEND HIM HIGHLY.

TERESE M. GOODENOUGH Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Jacob

Dmitrii Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Rivadeneira

Dr. Douglas recently performed an upper bleph on me. He is such a professional and I was so grateful for his warmth and calmness. My experience was so easy and although I am only a few weeks out, I am very happy with the results. Thank you Dr. Douglas!

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Douglas

Mrs. Casale Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Timmins

Excellent surgeon. Dr. Reinhardt explained all aspects of my surgery and my recovery before hand, so I knew exactly what to expect. I Highly recommend him to all who may be considering knee replacement.

Eddie Pullen Mar 01 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

Didn’t get to see the Dr because of her front desk staff. Horrible!!!

Minerva Feb 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lerebours-Hanse

Dr. Mullins is excellent. It is a shame that the office staff are rude and very arrogant.

Feb 26 2020

Review for Dr. Mullins

she’s been my doctor since i was a baby, such a great women and a even better doctor

Nugent Family Feb 25 2020

Review for Dr. Constant

So glad we switched to Dr. Sorrano! He is knowledgeable, caring and thorough... Our first visit he picked us on an issue previous doctors had missed. So thankful to have been referred to him.

Angela Feb 24 2020

Review for Dr. Soranno

Mandi Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. san Roman

In my opinion doctor Reinhardt is the best in the business! If you want to live pain free and walk again like a normal human being get your hip replaced by doctor Reinhardt!

Feb 23 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

Bob M. Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Reinhardt

I’ve never met the Dr, I’m v CB ining here about 7 years now and am thrilled with the care and attention I receive from both of his PA’s. I always request to see the PA! Absolutely trust them and appreciate their caring and conscientious care.

Joe M Feb 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nakhjavan

Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. san Roman

Location

Southside Hospital

301 E Main St, Bay Shore, NY 11706