Summa Health System - Akron Campus

64%

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

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2017)

Top in the nation for providing excellence in patient safety by preventing infections, medical errors, and other preventable complications

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

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

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

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

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

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

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

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

1 rating was better than expected

11 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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65%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
4% lower than the national average

64%

Would definitely recommend
6% lower than the national average

Summa Health System - Akron Campus

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%77%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%87%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%60%66%

Summa Health System - Akron Campus

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%47%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%66%73%

Providers

Dr. Rami Abboud, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Rami Abboud, MD

Dr. Tahirah Abdur Rahman, DO

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Tahirah Abdur Rahman, DO

Dr. Arifa Abid, MD

Geriatric Medicine

Dr. Arifa Abid, MD

Dr. Mohammed Abo Khamis, MD

Critical Care Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Mohammed Abo Khamis, MD

Dr. Drew Abramovich, MD

Hematology

5 Ratings
Dr. Drew Abramovich, MD

Dr. Raymond Acus III, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

17 Ratings
Dr. Raymond Acus III, MD

Dr. Shanu Agarwal, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Shanu Agarwal, MD

Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal, MD

Dermatopathology

65 Ratings
Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal, MD

Dr. Rami Ahmed, DO

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Rami Ahmed, DO

Dr. Shameem Ahmed, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Shameem Ahmed, MD

Dr. Shanti Akers, MD

Pulmonary Disease

2 Ratings
Dr. Shanti Akers, MD

Dr. Ahmad Al-Shoha, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

7 Ratings
Dr. Ahmad Al-Shoha, MD

Dr. Donald Albainy, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Donald Albainy, MD

Dr. Joseph Alexander Jr, MD

Allergy & Immunology

17 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Alexander Jr, MD

Dr. Victoria Alexander, DO

Family Medicine

23 Ratings
Dr. Victoria Alexander, DO

Dr. Syed Ali, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Syed Ali, MD

Dr. Amr Alyafi, MD

Nephrology

2 Ratings
Dr. Amr Alyafi, MD

Dr. Chimezie Amanambu, MD

Internal Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. Chimezie Amanambu, MD

Dr. Anita Amlani, MD

Family Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Anita Amlani, MD

Dr. Darryl Anderson, MD

Nephrology

1 Ratings
Dr. Darryl Anderson, MD

Dr. Stephen Andrews, MD

Oncology

38 Ratings
Dr. Stephen Andrews, MD

Dr. Costas Apostolis, MD

Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

40 Ratings
Dr. Costas Apostolis, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Archinal, MD

Family Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Elizabeth Archinal, MD

Dr. Pushkar Argekar, MD

Nephrology

1 Ratings
Dr. Pushkar Argekar, MD

Dr. Nita Arora, MD

Psychiatry

1 Ratings
Dr. Nita Arora, MD

Jennifer Ash, LPN

Practical Nursing (Licensed Practical Nurse)

13 Ratings
Jennifer Ash, LPN

Dr. Federico Aucejo, MD

General Surgery

6 Ratings
Dr. Federico Aucejo, MD

Dr. Joshua Augustine, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Joshua Augustine, MD

Dr. Nancy Awender, MD

Ophthalmology

Dr. Nancy Awender, MD

Dr. Anna Ayoub, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Anna Ayoub, MD

Dr. May Azem, MD

Rheumatology

29 Ratings
Dr. May Azem, MD

Dr. Massood Babai, MD

Psychiatry

12 Ratings
Dr. Massood Babai, MD

Dr. Sarah Babai, MD

Gynecology

11 Ratings
Dr. Sarah Babai, MD

Dr. Brooke Babyak, MD

Family Medicine

Dr. Brooke Babyak, MD

Dr. David Bacha, MD

Rheumatology

11 Ratings
Dr. David Bacha, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Bachtel, MD

Family Medicine

29 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Bachtel, MD

Dr. Michael Bage, MD

Cardiology

7 Ratings
Dr. Michael Bage, MD

Dr. Barbara Bailey, MD

Family Medicine

15 Ratings
Dr. Barbara Bailey, MD

Dr. James Bailey, MD

Family Medicine

25 Ratings
Dr. James Bailey, MD

Dr. Aziz Bakhous, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Aziz Bakhous, MD

Dr. Kevin Baldie, MD

Family Medicine

Dr. Kevin Baldie, MD

Dr. Ramakrishna Bandi, MD

Gastroenterology

16 Ratings
Dr. Ramakrishna Bandi, MD

Dr. Michael Banyasz, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Michael Banyasz, MD

Dr. Robert Baranek, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

7 Ratings
Dr. Robert Baranek, MD

Dr. Rudd Bare, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Rudd Bare, MD

Dr. Bradley Barone, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Bradley Barone, MD

Dr. Edward Barr, MD

Geriatric Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Edward Barr, MD

Dr. Sherri Barr, MD

Family Medicine

23 Ratings
Dr. Sherri Barr, MD

Dr. Tom Bartsokas, MD

Sports Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Tom Bartsokas, MD

Dr. Kendrick Bashor, MD

Family Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Kendrick Bashor, MD

Dr. James Bates, MD

Ophthalmology

1 Ratings
Dr. James Bates, MD

Dr. Brian Bauman, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Brian Bauman, MD

Dr. William Bauman, MD

Cardiology

8 Ratings
Dr. William Bauman, MD

Dr. Gregory Beddell, MD

General Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Beddell, MD

Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

6 Ratings
Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

Dr. Tricia Bedrick, DO

Family Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Tricia Bedrick, DO

Dr. Nicole Beharry, MD

Ophthalmology

8 Ratings
Dr. Nicole Beharry, MD

Dr. Lito Belardo, MD

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. Lito Belardo, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Bender, MD

General Surgery

19 Ratings
Dr. Elizabeth Bender, MD

Dr. Jillian Benson, DO

Family Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Jillian Benson, DO

Dr. Dennis Bentley, MD

Urology

16 Ratings
Dr. Dennis Bentley, MD

Dr. Kenneth Berkovitz, MD

Cardiology

5 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Berkovitz, MD

Dr. Todd Beyer, DO

Ophthalmology

32 Ratings
Dr. Todd Beyer, DO

Dr. Vivek Bhalla, MD

Family Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Vivek Bhalla, MD

Dr. Shishira Bharadwaj, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Shishira Bharadwaj, MD

Dr. Michael Bianco, MD

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Michael Bianco, MD

Dr. Vera Bicak-Odak, DO

Internal Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Vera Bicak-Odak, DO

Dr. Rachel Biedenbach, MD

Ophthalmology

4 Ratings
Dr. Rachel Biedenbach, MD

Dr. Raymond Biersbach, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Raymond Biersbach, MD

Dr. Timothy Billups, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Timothy Billups, MD

Dr. Peter Bittenbender, MD

Internal Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Peter Bittenbender, MD

Dr. Glenn Black, MD

Internal Medicine

13 Ratings
Dr. Glenn Black, MD

Dr. Ross Black Jr, MD

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. Ross Black Jr, MD

Dr. Dustin Blakeslee, DO

Psychosomatic Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Dustin Blakeslee, DO

Dr. Patrick Blakeslee, DO

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Patrick Blakeslee, DO

Dr. Joseph Blanda, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

46 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Blanda, MD

Dr. Michelle Blanda, MD

Emergency Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Michelle Blanda, MD

Dr. Joshua Blanton, MD

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Joshua Blanton, MD

Dr. Verlaine Blaser, DO

Family Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. Verlaine Blaser, DO

Dr. Nathan Blecker, MD

General Surgery

2 Ratings
Dr. Nathan Blecker, MD

Dr. Jennifer Bohl, MD

Ophthalmology

2 Ratings
Dr. Jennifer Bohl, MD

Dr. Raymond Bologna, MD

Urology

18 Ratings
Dr. Raymond Bologna, MD

Dr. Rami Reddy Bonam, MD

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Rami Reddy Bonam, MD

Dr. Adam Bonder, MD

Emergency Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Adam Bonder, MD

Dr. Benson Bonyo, DO

Family Medicine

24 Ratings
Dr. Benson Bonyo, DO

Dr. Paulo Borges, MD

Family Medicine

19 Ratings
Dr. Paulo Borges, MD

Dr. Melanie Bortell, DO

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

Dr. Melanie Bortell, DO

Dr. Christopher Boshkos, MD

Nephrology

7 Ratings
Dr. Christopher Boshkos, MD

Dr. Nader Botros, MD

Critical Care Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Nader Botros, MD

Dr. Susana Bowling, MD

Vascular Neurology

6 Ratings
Dr. Susana Bowling, MD

Dr. Kenneth Braman Jr, DO

Family Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Braman Jr, DO

Dr. Todd Breaux, MD

Urology

17 Ratings
Dr. Todd Breaux, MD

Dr. Thomas Breen, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Thomas Breen, MD

Dr. Daniel Breitenbach, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Breitenbach, MD

Dr. Mark Brigham, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat

11 Ratings
Dr. Mark Brigham, DO

Dr. David Brinkman-Sull, PHD

Clinical Psychology

2 Ratings
Dr. David Brinkman-Sull, PHD

Provider Reviews

Dr. Marsico provided me with excellent care. I highly recommend him to anyone who has a skin problem.

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Timely and accurate, not to mention the doctor is a fun and wise guy (pun intended). A satisfying visit.

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

good doctor, makes u relaxed, tells u about certain conditions

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Meeting with Dr. Marsico was a wonderful experience. Thanks!

Sep 10 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Klaus is very professional and personable. I would recommend him to anyone

Sep 11 2019

Review for Dr. Derek Klaus, MD

Sep 09 2019

Review for Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal, MD

Terrific doctor with an excellent bedside manner. Took a lot of time to discuss my issues and provide alternatives. I highly recommend Dr. Breaux.

Sep 09 2019

Review for Dr. Todd Breaux, MD

Would reccomend Dr.Kiraly to anyone.She takes time to listen,Never in a hurry , Ican only say made the right choice in choosing her to be my physician. Her staff alone gets a 5 star very curtious

Sep 06 2019

Review for Dr. Franciska Kiraly, MD

Very professional. Dr. Kreptowski and her staff are all beyond helpful and friendly. I highly recommend this Dr to all !!!!!!

Sep 06 2019

Review for Dr. Dianne Kreptowski, DO

Dr Bedford did my Linx's operation and stopped my acid reflux that I had for 15 years almost overnight. A very caring and great Doctor.

in Vermilion , OH - Sep 06 2019

Review for Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

love having dr marsico being my doctor. class guy and very knowledgeable

Sep 03 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Staff was very friendly. Doctor was very detailed in the exam and answered all of my questions. Great experience and would highly recommend.

Aug 30 2019

Review for Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal, MD

Periodic full body scans by Dr. Antal puts my mind at ease about my skin health. As I get older, the affects of poor sun protection as a child are beginning to appear and close attention to changes is critical to remaining healthy and enjoying life! Many thanks to Dr. Antal and her staff.

Aug 29 2019

Review for Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal, MD

Dr. Marsico has a friendly bedside manor and good sense of humor. My treatment was quick and painless.

Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

froze off a few spots and removed a cancer on my arm. Procedure was much less invasive than I expected.

Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Very informative and knowledgeable. Excellent bedside manner. Explained everything in detail

in Stow, OH - Aug 29 2019

Review for Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

straight to the point quick.they gave me what i needed and was out quickly!

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

He is absolutely wonderful. Not only very thorough, but a joy to speak with.

Aug 26 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Aug 28 2019

Review for Dr. Susan Clark-Frantz, MD

Very good at listening and made me feel comfortable.

Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Very professional, friendly, knowledgable and on time. Makes you feel at ease ??

Aug 27 2019

Review for Dr. Ann Kooken, MD

Came in, got my papers in order and was brought in and out in just a few quick minutes. Very friendly and interesting overall great.

Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

thank you for your patience and knowledge and kindness

Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

doctor marisco was easy to talk to and he knew what he was doing. i am confident in his evaluation of my condition.

Aug 20 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Marsico is a great dermatologist, and I have been seeing him for years. He helped me clear my acne!

Aug 20 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Aaron Chokan, DPM

Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Costas Apostolis, MD

My daughter went to dr Campitelli for plantar warts on her foot and we were very pleased with the doctor as well as the staff. Would highly recommend.

Aug 17 2019

Review for Dr. Nicholas Campitelli, DPM

The Youngstown area is very fortunate to have Dr.Apostolis .He is personable and caring to patients and family .He is a credit to his specialty. I am so pleased he was recommended to me for my care …and will further recommend him to others.

in Canfield, OH - Aug 16 2019

Review for Dr. Costas Apostolis, MD

I am sorry to see Dr. Chonko leave the area. He always took time to listen and explain no matter how simple my questions seemed. I am sorry I did not get the chance to thank him personally. J Powell

Aug 16 2019

Review for Dr. Douglas Chonko, DO

I had an excellent experience with all the people I interacted with today. Thank you.

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Had a good discussion about my concerns, listed his opinions and suggestions for plan of care. So refreshing from a physician to actually listen to the patient.

in , - Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Dom Dera Jr, MD

He has been the best, most caring family physician I have ever had. He listens and really cares about my issues. I wish I would have found him years earlier!!!!

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Donald Albainy, MD

Dr. Brower performed surgery on my neck in November 2018. Everything went exactly as we discussed before the surgery. I would definitely recommend him.

Aug 11 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Brower, MD

Great doctor, listened to me, was knowledgeable and kind, will be my regular doctor going forward

Aug 09 2019

Review for Dr. Dianne Kreptowski, DO

Once again, the staff and dermatologists were very helpful.

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Bob is very nice, thorough and takes the time to talk to me to find out what is going on with my situation.

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

i felt very comfortable and think that the Doctor is caring and concerned about my health.

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Marsico was on time and kind. He gave me several treatment options, though they were a bit hard to follow. I'm happy with the plan we decided on.

Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr and nurse were both wonderful, friendly and easy to talk with.

Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Marsico is a very knowledgeable doctor and will spend a generous amount of time with you to discuss the issues that you may be facing. Also very personable

Aug 05 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

I had a spot on my back that was concerning to me. Dr. Marsico made me feel good that the prognosis wasn't bad.

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

in Green, OH - Aug 04 2019

Review for Dr. Todd Breaux, MD

Informative (explained everything in detail), very knowledgeable, professional and empathetic.

Aug 03 2019

Review for Dr. Tyler Bedford, MD

I have found him extremely professional, an excellent diagnostician and very caring about his patients. Have known him for 28 years. He’s the best!

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Glenn Black, MD

Friendly, patient with answering all of my questions and in explaining treatment.

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

listened and made recommendations for future care. i was happy to talk to him.

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Very knowledgeable. Very thorough and clear about treatment.

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Dr. Marsico is very pleasant and came up with a treatment that has really been helping me. I really appreciate it. I'm not 100% clear but I'm mostly there after just a month.

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Robert Marsico Sr, MD

Location

Summa Health System - Akron Campus

525 E Market St, Akron, OH 44304