Ohio State University Hospitals

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher 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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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2017)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating pulmonary embolism, respiratory system failure, sepsis, and diabetic emergencies

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2017)

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

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

  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery

2 ratings were better than expected

10 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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74%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
5% higher than the national average

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Ohio State University Hospitals

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%87%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Ohio State University Hospitals

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%56%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Dr. Joshua Aalberg, DO

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Joshua Aalberg, DO

Dr. Mahrous Abo Hassan, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Mahrous Abo Hassan, MD

Dr. William Abraham, MD

Cardiology

2 Ratings
Dr. William Abraham, MD

Dr. Kenneth Abram, DPM

Podiatry

1 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Abram, DPM

Dr. Eric Adkins, MD

Critical Care Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Eric Adkins, MD

Dr. Oliver Adunka, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

4 Ratings
Dr. Oliver Adunka, MD

Dr. Anil Agarwal, MD

Nephrology

1 Ratings
Dr. Anil Agarwal, MD

Dr. Nosayaba Agidigbi, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Nosayaba Agidigbi, MD

Dr. Doreen Agnese, MD

General Surgery

12 Ratings
Dr. Doreen Agnese, MD

Dr. Amit Agrawal, MD

Head & Neck Surgical Oncology

14 Ratings
Dr. Amit Agrawal, MD

Dr. Punit Agrawal, DO

Neurology

9 Ratings
Dr. Punit Agrawal, DO

Dr. Ali Ajam, MD

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Ali Ajam, MD

Dr. Sondos Al Sad, MD

Family Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Sondos Al Sad, MD

Dr. Jamal Al Taani, MD

Interventional Radiology

Dr. Jamal Al Taani, MD

Dr. Mazen Al-Mansour, MB

General Surgery

2 Ratings
Dr. Mazen Al-Mansour, MB

Dr. Zainab Al-Obosi, MB CHB

Family Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Zainab Al-Obosi, MB CHB

Dr. Steven Albrechta, MD

Sports Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Steven Albrechta, MD

Dr. Muna Aldiab, MD

Internal Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Muna Aldiab, MD

Dr. Colleen Alexander, MD

General Surgery

Dr. Colleen Alexander, MD

Dr. Ian Alexander, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

14 Ratings
Dr. Ian Alexander, MD

Dr. Michael Alexander, MD

Family Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Michael Alexander, MD

Dr. Bishr Alhafez, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Bishr Alhafez, MD

Dr. Naeem Ali, MD

Critical Care Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Naeem Ali, MD

Dr. Lapo Alinari, MD

Hematology

Dr. Lapo Alinari, MD

Dr. James Allen, MD

Neurology

4 Ratings
Dr. James Allen, MD

Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Nephrology

64 Ratings
Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Dr. Chiemezie Amadi, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Chiemezie Amadi, MD

Dr. Emily Amin, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Emily Amin, MD

Dr. Mario Ammirati, MD

Neurosurgery

11 Ratings
Dr. Mario Ammirati, MD

Dr. Leslie Andritsos, MD

Hematology

5 Ratings
Dr. Leslie Andritsos, MD

Dr. Michael Andritsos, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Michael Andritsos, MD

Dr. Mark Angelos, MD

Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

Dr. Mark Angelos, MD

Dr. Sean Ankrom, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Sean Ankrom, MD

Dr. Sumaiya Ansari, MB BS

Internal Medicine

Dr. Sumaiya Ansari, MB BS

Dr. Stacy Ardoin, MD

Rheumatology

10 Ratings
Dr. Stacy Ardoin, MD

Dr. L Eugene Arnold, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

2 Ratings
Dr. L Eugene Arnold, MD

Dr. Mark Arnold, MD

Colorectal Surgery

9 Ratings
Dr. Mark Arnold, MD

Dr. William Arnold, MD

Neuromuscular Medicine

Dr. William Arnold, MD

Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, MD

Dr. Nour Assalie, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Nour Assalie, MD

Dr. Joseph Asteriou, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Joseph Asteriou, MD

Dr. Talal Attar, MD

Cardiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Talal Attar, MD

Dr. Ralph Augostini, MD

Cardiology

14 Ratings
Dr. Ralph Augostini, MD

Dr. Hisham Awan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

22 Ratings
Dr. Hisham Awan, MD

Dr. Isabelle Ayoub, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Isabelle Ayoub, MD

Dr. Farhad Aziz, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Farhad Aziz, MD

Dr. Daniel Bachmann, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Daniel Bachmann, MD

Dr. Floortje Backes, MD

Oncology

6 Ratings
Dr. Floortje Backes, MD

Dr. David Bahner, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. David Bahner, MD

Dr. Robert Baiocchi, MD

Oncology

2 Ratings
Dr. Robert Baiocchi, MD

Dr. Cindy Baker, MD

Cardiology

1 Ratings
Dr. Cindy Baker, MD

Dr. Steven Balaloski, MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

29 Ratings
Dr. Steven Balaloski, MD

Dr. Gokulkrishnan Balasubramanian, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Gokulkrishnan Balasubramanian, MD

Dr. Ragavendra Baliga, MD

Cardiology

Dr. Ragavendra Baliga, MD

Dr. Sumit Bapna, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

12 Ratings
Dr. Sumit Bapna, MD

Dr. Michael Baria, MD

Sports Medicine

Dr. Michael Baria, MD

Dr. David Barker, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. David Barker, MD

Dr. Jonathan Barlow, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

9 Ratings
Dr. Jonathan Barlow, MD

Dr. Maria Barnett, DO

Family Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Maria Barnett, DO

Dr. James Barr, MD

Family Medicine

25 Ratings
Dr. James Barr, MD

Dr. Laurel Barr, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Laurel Barr, MD

Dr. Michael Barrie, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Michael Barrie, MD

Dr. Deborah Bartholomew, MD

Anatomic Pathology

26 Ratings
Dr. Deborah Bartholomew, MD

Dr. Veronique Bartman, MD

Family Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Veronique Bartman, MD

Dr. Sheital Bavishi, DO

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2 Ratings
Dr. Sheital Bavishi, DO

Dr. Jose Bazan, DO

Infectious Disease Medicine

Dr. Jose Bazan, DO

Dr. Mark Bechtel, MD

Dermatology

24 Ratings
Dr. Mark Bechtel, MD

Dr. Frank Begun, MD

Urology

17 Ratings
Dr. Frank Begun, MD

Dr. Anoosheh Behrooz, MD

Family Medicine

27 Ratings
Dr. Anoosheh Behrooz, MD

Dr. Laurie Belknap, DO

Family Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Laurie Belknap, DO

Dr. Fara Bellows, MD

Urology

Dr. Fara Bellows, MD

Jennifer Belu, PT

Physical Therapy

1 Ratings
Jennifer Belu, PT

Dr. William Bennett, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. William Bennett, MD

Dr. Don Benson, MD

Oncology

6 Ratings
Dr. Don Benson, MD

Dr. Keith Berend, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

43 Ratings
Dr. Keith Berend, MD

Dr. Sergio Bergese, MD

Anesthesiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Sergio Bergese, MD

Dr. John Bertrand, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. John Bertrand, MD

Dr. Beth Besecker, MD

Sleep Medicine

Dr. Beth Besecker, MD

Dr. Anastasia Bessas, DO

Internal Medicine

Dr. Anastasia Bessas, DO

Dr. Thomas Best, MD

Sports Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Best, MD

Dr. Akeek Bhatt, MD

Gastroenterology

2 Ratings
Dr. Akeek Bhatt, MD

Dr. Amar Bhatt, MD

Anesthesiology

Dr. Amar Bhatt, MD

Dr. Meera Bhatt, MD

Geriatric Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Meera Bhatt, MD

Dr. Nitin Bhatt, MD

Sleep Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Nitin Bhatt, MD

Dr. Udayan Bhatt, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Udayan Bhatt, MD

Dr. Amit Bhojraj, MD

Geriatric Medicine

Dr. Amit Bhojraj, MD

Dr. Philip Binkley, MD

Cardiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Philip Binkley, MD

Dr. Julie Bishop, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

14 Ratings
Dr. Julie Bishop, MD

Dr. Joshua Black, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Joshua Black, MD

Dr. Sylvester Black, MD

General Surgery

Dr. Sylvester Black, MD

Dr. Charmaine Blair, MD

Internal Medicine

28 Ratings
Dr. Charmaine Blair, MD

Dr. Alan Block, DPM

Podiatry

147 Ratings
Dr. Alan Block, DPM

Dr. Clara Bloomfield, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Clara Bloomfield, MD

Dr. Kristie Blum, MD

Hematology

4 Ratings
Dr. Kristie Blum, MD

Dr. William Blum, MD

Hematology

4 Ratings
Dr. William Blum, MD

Dr. Michael Blumenfeld, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

18 Ratings
Dr. Michael Blumenfeld, MD

Provider Reviews

Internationally known for his work with leukemia and lymphoma medications

Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. John Byrd, MD

She has been my doctor for years. She is very knowledgeable. She listens and provides the best advice. I trust her. She cares.

Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. Julianne Huefner, MD

Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

I am 91 years ago and have had pain in my hips for quite some time. Since have the platelet injection, 1 month ago, I no longer have any pain while walking up stairs, walking, and getting in and out of the car. It is amazing, it truly is.

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. William Fitz, MD

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. William Fitz, MD

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. Abhishek Julka, MD

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. Abhishek Julka, MD

Dr. Huefner makes you feel as though you really matter. She is kind, caring and thorough!!!

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. Julianne Huefner, MD

Sep 16 2019

Review for Dr. William Fitz, MD

dr Hefner is the best dr I have ever been to she has been my dr for many years I fully trust her to give me the best advice always listen to what I have to say.and to make the best decision for me

Sep 11 2019

Review for Dr. Julianne Huefner, MD

Sep 09 2019

Review for Dr. Abhishek Julka, MD

Dr. Farhadi is a wonderful and caring doctor. I’ve made sure to tell any family or friends with a spine problem to see this surgeon first before deciding for or against surgery . You can actually trust what he tells you .

Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. H Francis Farhadi, MD

I had melanoma removed. Dr. Agnese and her staff were excellent---knowledge, skill, professionalism, warmth, caring, sense of humor---all terrific!

Aug 31 2019

Review for Dr. Doreen Agnese, MD

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Balaloski, MD

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Boris Karanfilov, MD

Aug 26 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Hundley, MD

Dr. Maria Barnett helped me through my depression. I felt she really cared and spent more time with me helping me figure out the right medicine and treatment, than most other doctors would have.

Aug 23 2019

Review for Dr. Maria Barnett, DO

short wait she took her time with me as usual and gave me great advice as usual

Aug 23 2019

Review for Dr. Maria Barnett, DO

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. H Francis Farhadi, MD

Dr. Boyd is an excellent and knowledgeable physician who truly cares about his patients. I can’t say enough about the time he spent with me in the office. Genuine, supportive and truly interested in my well being. A great teacher and academically well versed in the art of medicine. A rising star!

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Stephen Boyd, MD

I like Dr. Braverman a lot. I trust and respect her opinion. She is always very friendly. Also, she’s very patient and caring when it comes to your health. And she doesn’t try to rush you along.

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Grossbach, MD

Great job of listening and dealing with my complicated history. Up to date but appropriately cautious—great balance

Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Stephen Boyd, MD

Aug 14 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

Staff has lovely smile very friendly helpful the front receptionist Diana very sweet. Doctor is very knowledgeable and helpful

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Doctor Alvarado is a nice understanding doctor. The staff Deanna amNd Simon are smiley and very nice

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. H Francis Farhadi, MD

Worst specialist I’ve ever seen. Had an attitude, was condescending and not the least concerned with finding the actual problem.

Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Garth Essig Jr, MD

Very professional and friendly. Knowledgeable and great at explaining matters to the families of the patients. I would highly recommend

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Charles Elmaraghy, MD

Dr Hummel has been treating me for about 10 yrs. He has always been competent, courteous, timely, and informative. He did an excellent job with my heart ablation.

Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. John Hummel, MD

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Macaira Dyment, DPM

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. James Barr, MD

Routine colonoscopy - Dr. Alexander was very thorough and patiently explained her examination and follow-up care. Would definitely recommend her.

Jul 19 2019

Review for Dr. Colleen Alexander, MD

Jul 18 2019

Review for Dr. Courtney Kauh, MD

Jul 17 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

Dr. Barnett was incredible! Took the time to listen to my concern and discuss several options.

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Maria Barnett, DO

She was very careful in listening and looking through moms file before diagnosing Moms ailment. The recommended treatment is working.

Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Julianne Huefner, MD

He always takes as much time as I need, listens to and answers my questions, and genuinely cares about me. He saved my life!

Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Philip Diaz, MD

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. Keith Berend, MD

Dr. Jain is an excellent doctor and is extremely thorough, kind and professional

Jul 02 2019

Review for Dr. Shelly Jain, MD

Jul 01 2019

Review for Dr. Cynthia Evans, MD

Outstanding physician. She listens to you, incorporates your concerns, and works with you to develop a treatment plan.

OH - Jun 26 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

I found him to always seem in a hurry to leave with no real interest. I am a senior woman whose previous physician retired and Dr Balaloski bought his practice. He is too busy moving patients through. I no longer have him as my GYN.

Jun 24 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Balaloski, MD

Dr. Braverman is great! She's very attentive and listens closely to what you have to say and is always willing to answer any and all questions. I've been going to her for over 20 years!

in GAHANNA, OH - Jun 21 2019

Review for Dr. Lisa Braverman, MD

in Fairborn, OH - Jun 20 2019

Review for Dr. Shelly Jain, MD

Dr. Fitz, has given me 3 prp injections in my right Glute muscle. the is last one has made a big difference in how I walk without pain. I'm slowing excercising and going to excercise on equipment at the gym. I am very pleased with the outcome of the injections.

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. William Fitz, MD

Pleasant, friendly, professional— Dr. Alvarado was pleasure to meet.

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Very caring compassionate and thorough. Wonderful staff!

in Cathedral city, CA - Jun 17 2019

Review for Dr. Anthony Alvarado, MD

Jun 14 2019

Review for Dr. William Fitz, MD

I would not recommend her. She seems constantly unprepared to handle any problems that might arise. I never feel she gives me all my options, only what she wants.

Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. Floortje Backes, MD

Location

Ohio State University Hospitals

410 W 10th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210