Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

77%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest

8 ratings were as expected

  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or 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

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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76%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
7% higher than the national average

77%

Would definitely recommend
7% higher than the national average

Novant Health Forsyth 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%83%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%80%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%53%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%66%

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%63%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Very good doctor. Has always made me feel comfortable in his presence.

Alan D. Brown Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kok

Jill Alexander Gill Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Hill

KARAN QUELCH Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Vogler

Best Dr I’ve ever had. She is caring it goes way out of her way to help her patients. She talks to you like a real person it takes time with you.

Jay Meachum Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Winn

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Runheim

D. H. Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Friendly, timely and professional

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Goodrich

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Isaac

Very friendly front desk staff, doctor and nurse

Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Lindel

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Khemsara

I have been going to Dr Bray for over 15 years. I consider him saving my life twice, once with colitis and the more serious time with a diagnosis of stomach cancer. I would hate to have to get another one, but would recommend him to anyone!

Sara kelly Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Bray

My appointment was on time the staff was helpful and friendly . While taking precautions for all the patients. The doctors Nurse was so friendly.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Hatch

Perry Sheppard Jun 23 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

I love the staff, nurses, and my Doctor. Everyone is so kind and personable. Got in and out in a very timely fashion.

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Hatch

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Had a good visit June 2020. Listened to my concerns and didn’t rush my visit. Thorough health physical and explained my lab results. Nice personality, smiles.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Clark

She has been my family doctor for over 10 years. I expect great service and she goes above and beyond to assure that I have excellent care.

Leigh Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Judge

Dr. Mason is compassionate and thorough. He evaluated my knee issues and my inflamed achilles issue. Resulted in my being able to walk, exercise, and do all without incredible pain. I highly recommend him.

D Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mason

Dr. Ginn helped me with my finger issue and really fixed it. He is kind, smart, and sympathetic. He’s my favorite doctor and I love his PA and his staff too.

Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ginn

Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Washburn

Dr Sears is very professional yet warm and friendly. He takes time to listen to what you have to say. Excellent physician.

Jun 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sears Jr

Dr. Vogler came highly recommended and I see why. He’s very good at what he does. Great personality but straight to the point on what your needs are. I wish I had known about him years ago!

Jeffrey Bramblett May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Vogler

Dr Brasher is on top of his game. Very attentive, non judgmental and great bedside manners!! Dr Brasher has been my PCP for 30 years.

Henry L Harper May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Brasher

Dr. Shugart is my PCP and I love her as a doctor! She is patient, thorough, and listens to my concerns. My experience with her has always been positive.

May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Shugart

Wonderful, wonderful staff, great experience!!

A. Q. May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kingman

Peggy Hensley. May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Seidler

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Choong

Had foot surgery and Dr. Almengjal was my anesthesiologist. Very informative, talked me right through everything and made you feel good about yourself. Using friend's e-mail since I do not have any!

Donald G. Adams May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Almengual

Great Dr. and staff. Like how they worked with me on my schedule. The whole experience with the office was fantastic. Very helpful and professional. Mark P.

Mark P. May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

She is so caring. She made the entire journey refreshing. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience.

Rheta J Monroe May 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kellam

May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Runheim

It was very pleasant.

May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

He is very nice and very in tune to patient needs. Very caring and knowledgeable. I really like the way he treats me as a patient.

Rose webster May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Kind and compassionate caregivers.

Pat St John May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Emilie S. May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

The best physician I have ever encountered. Was always seen and time was taken out just for me for my concerns and the staff is always friendly.

Kia Childress Freeman May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Hilton

Super knowledgeable, competent and friendly.

Jeff W May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Madden

Have been a patient for years. She is an outstanding doctor. Explains everything in a professional and kind way.

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Lauve

Dr. Brown is a phenomenal doctor and runs a great clinic. She helped me with my contacts and dry eye issues.

Jimmy May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Diana Eiler Bost May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Diana Eiler Bost May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Miyazaki

Diana Eiler Bost May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Hill

Onnie Pleasant May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gillis

I have been a patient of Dr. Bray/Digestive Health for over 15 yrs. He is outstanding as a professional and a wonderful person as well.

Marie May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Bray

The doctor gave me information that was wrong on statins effects on cataracts. He defends big Pharma over patients. Do not plan on using him in the future.

May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Trujillo

Between Dr. Sturgill and her two nurses, I have a good time every time I go to Dr. Sturgill. They all make me feel at ease and they all are so knowledgeable. I would highly recommend Dr. Sturgill.

Linda Crater May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Sturgill

Nancy Williams Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Walley

Penny M. Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Caring and professional

Kathy bucher Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Outstanding doctor!! Took her time. Answered our questions and was super nice. I would highly recommend her.

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Albertson

Dr. Javaid and his staff are wonderful. Dr. Javaid spends time with you and doesn't make you feel rushed. He and his staff are very welcoming and friendly.

Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Javaid

Top Notch in her Field

Wanda Huffman Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Reardon

Dr. Hadley saved my life at Forsyth Hospital. By his knowledge and expertise by recognizing errors in my blood tests he prevented improper administration of medications.

Bruce Apr 28 2020

Review for Dr. Hadley

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. McLean

Excellent. Simply put Dr. Borchelt saved my 84 year old father’s life.

Mike England Apr 26 2020

Review for Dr. Borchelt

Very informative, patient and caring, highly recommend

Deborah B Apr 25 2020

Review for Dr. Robinson

Dr. Daws is a great doctor! Highly recommend her!

Joy Cranford Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Daws

I’ve been seeing him for about 2 years now. He is a great Dr and I highly recommend him.He has always been upfront about my condition and what the next steps will be. There is not enough stars on here to rate him!

Corey27459 Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Vogler

Rude, Rude, Rude

Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Walsh

Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hatch

Deb Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Ward

I could not be more satisfied. Dr. Brown has performed two spinal surgeries on me. One was to remove a tumor which would have paralyzed me and another was to remove a bone spur which was very painful. Dr. Brown is the most intelligent physician I have ever known. I recommend him highly.

Ruth Ann Lewis Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

The staff was friendly and professional. I felt that they listened and took the necessary steps to check me out. I was pleased with my visit there.

Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hatch

Dr. Schneider is a caring, dedicated, experienced doctor who gives his all for his patients.

C. M. Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

WORST EXPERIENCE OF MY LIFE. HAD SURGERY NO AFTER CARE. BLOTCHED SURGERY WHICH RUINED MY QUALITY OF LIFE. STAY FAR AWAY. YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHAT YOUR GETTING INTO WITH ORTHOCAROLINA AND THIS SURGEON. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED

Richard p Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lauffenburger

Dr. Lyalll has been my primary care physician for or at least 10 years and I have never had a reason to complain a bout him or any of his treatment. He gets to the point and does not engage in a lot of small talk but I have had no reason to complain about him or any of his treatment

Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Lyall

Was having Trigeminal neuralgia attacks. Horrific. He didn't seem to believe me. Cold and seemed uncaring. Insistence from me for tests led me to my Neurosurgeon who did surgery. I have my life back.. God-bless my neurosurgeon.

Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Isaac

Dr. Winter has taken care of me and my husband on several occasions. he is kind and knowledgeable and I always feel like I had the best care possible when I leave. He makes recommendations based on what's best for you. I highly recommend this doctor

Carol Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Winter

Dr. Beal was my physician years ago in Wake Forest, NC. She was the best doctor I have ever seen. I wish there were more like her.

Doyle O’Dell Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Beal

Very patient and clearly educated me on all procedures.

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Mims

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Trujillo

Dr. Erin Jepsen is certainty The best Top Notch Oncologist seeing she has taken outstanding care of me since I was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer. She has been correct on every medical decision made for me and I am blessed too have her as my Cancer Doctor.

Wanda k. Huffman Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jepsen

Dr. Schneider is very attentive in listening to your concerns. I really appreciated his recommendations that were better than what I was thinking. I am very happy with my results and will be back in the future for other procedures!

Rhonda L. Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Michelle B. Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Dr. Satterfield listens and then explains in terms I understand. He is the most knowledgeable and friendly doctor I have.

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Satterfield

Went for treatment for carpal tunnel on both wrists due to excessive knitting and crocheting. Dr. Craig was knowledgeable and personable. Had x-rays and received cortisone shots. Also, fast check-in and check-out.

Marty Cooper Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Craig

Always listens and is optimistic and supportive- the best doctor I’ve had

Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Ryter-Brown

Everyone was very helpful and professional.

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Hatch

Dr. Kelly is a very good physician. He takes the time to get to know me and answer any questions I have.

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kelly

He is the best!

Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Toborg

My results are exactly what I hoped for!! Dr. Schneider is GREAT!!

Anonymous Mar 12 2020

Review for Dr. Schneider

Dottie McNee Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Jeffery

Dr. Singh did an excellent job! It was an overall good experience. I would recommend this doctor.

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Singh

I have had two surgeries performed by Doctor Daubert 20 years apart. On both occasions, I received immediate relief. Don't be fooled by his dry approach or his ivy league look. Harlan Daubert is an excellent physician that cares deeply for his patients.

Darrell E. Davis Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Daubert

Dr. Judge has been my family Physician for many years. She is comprehensive in her diagnosis and compassionate in her care. She is also fun to be around unless you have the crud in which case no one is fun to be around. A really good family Physician.

Darrell Davis Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Judge

I have been seeing Dr. Sears for several years. He is great! He pulls no punches, so expect honest answers. He cares deeply for his patients and will be very candid about suggested care. I love his honesty. I would not want him any other way.

Darrell Davis Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Sears Jr

Darrell Davis Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Prasad

Karla Shuler Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Dr Brown placed a shunt in me because of hydrocephalus. He is an excellent surgeon & doctor. I highly recommend Dr Brown as he is excellent in his field. Great bedside manners & very knowledgeable. His staff is also very friendly.

Carol Diane Hall Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Very knowledgeable, great bedside manner and not overly excited to cut for an ortho. He will if necessary but some cut just to cut and he isn’t one of those. Very happy with Dr. Janeway.

Mar 07 2020

Review for Dr. Janeway

Dr. Runheim needs to put down his phone and focus on patients. Staff is horrendous.

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Runheim

My husband needs a second biopsy after an inconclusive first biopsy and abnormal MRI. He's been calling the office for a week to get this scheduled and not one person has called him back. So extremely frustrating!

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Craven

Dr Winter is a true professional! Always knowledgeable, helpful and kind.

Mayra Contin Alvarez Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Winter

Great doctor. She always answers and resolves my questions and concerns. She's very easy to talk too.

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. White

Mar 05 2020

Review for Dr. Potts

Location

Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

3333 Silas Creek Pkwy, Winston Salem, NC 27103