Palestine Regional Medical Center

55%

Patients that would definitely recommend
15% lower than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in gynecological 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

1 rating was worse than expected

  • Hip fracture following surgery

11 ratings were as expected

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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

55%

Would definitely recommend
15% lower than the national average

Palestine Regional 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%79%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%75%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%67%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%63%66%

Palestine Regional 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%74%73%

Providers

Dr. Gaurav Aggarwala, MD

Cardiology

5 Ratings
Dr. Gaurav Aggarwala, MD

Dr. Susan Barrows, MD

Sleep Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Susan Barrows, MD

Dr. Robert Blackwell, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

9 Ratings
Dr. Robert Blackwell, MD

Dr. Danny Bowman, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

6 Ratings
Dr. Danny Bowman, MD

Dr. Brad Brazeal, MD

Pain Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Brad Brazeal, MD

Dr. Emily Brown, MD

Pediatrics

17 Ratings
Dr. Emily Brown, MD

Dr. Clinton Brunson, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Clinton Brunson, MD

Dr. Sidney Chadwell Jr, DO

Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Sidney Chadwell Jr, DO

Dr. Thomas Chick, MD

Sleep Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Chick, MD

Dr. Ashwini Chowdhury, MD

Internal Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Ashwini Chowdhury, MD

Dr. Relvert Coe Jr, MD

Internal Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Relvert Coe Jr, MD

Dr. Shail Dalal, MD

Hematology

8 Ratings
Dr. Shail Dalal, MD

Dr. Kenneth Dekay III, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Dekay III, MD

Dr. Melinda Duncan, DO

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

15 Ratings
Dr. Melinda Duncan, DO

Dr. Tina Elkins, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

26 Ratings
Dr. Tina Elkins, MD

Dr. Delaney French, MD

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. Delaney French, MD

Dr. Michael Garcia, MD

Pediatrics

23 Ratings
Dr. Michael Garcia, MD

Dr. Sunao Gilbert, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Sunao Gilbert, MD

Dr. Daniel Gold, MD

Ophthalmology

4 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Gold, MD

Dr. Michael Gorby, MD

Internal Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Michael Gorby, MD

Dr. Ro-Jon Grogans, MD

General Surgery

Dr. Ro-Jon Grogans, MD

Dr. Randal Horn, MD

Internal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Randal Horn, MD

Dr. Steven Johnson, DO

Orthopedic Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. Steven Johnson, DO

Dr. Asha Kancharla, MB

Anesthesiology

15 Ratings
Dr. Asha Kancharla, MB

Dr. Lee Keeling, MD

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Lee Keeling, MD

Dr. Bradley King, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Bradley King, MD

Dr. George Kingsley III, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

4 Ratings
Dr. George Kingsley III, DO

Dr. John Klein III, MD

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. John Klein III, MD

Dr. Allen Mills, MD

Family Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Allen Mills, MD

Dr. Jerry Newton, MD

Urology

8 Ratings
Dr. Jerry Newton, MD

Dr. Court Norton, MD

General Surgery

10 Ratings
Dr. Court Norton, MD

Dr. Russell Packard, MD

Psychiatry

3 Ratings
Dr. Russell Packard, MD

Dr. John Page, DO

Family Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. John Page, DO

Dr. Robert Pate, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

8 Ratings
Dr. Robert Pate, MD

Dr. Lakshmi Puvvada, MD

Allergy & Immunology

2 Ratings
Dr. Lakshmi Puvvada, MD

Dr. Nandan Puvvada, MB

General Surgery

2 Ratings
Dr. Nandan Puvvada, MB

Dr. Robert Pyle, MD

Internal Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Robert Pyle, MD

Dr. Brandy Ricard, MD

Internal Medicine

24 Ratings
Dr. Brandy Ricard, MD

Dr. John Ross, MD

Pediatrics

15 Ratings
Dr. John Ross, MD

Dr. Sudhir Sehgal, MD

Critical Care Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Sudhir Sehgal, MD

Dr. Tanya Solis-Mckenzie, MD

Pain Medicine

22 Ratings
Dr. Tanya Solis-Mckenzie, MD

Dr. Gregory Stirneman, DPM

Podiatric Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Stirneman, DPM

Dr. Patrick Storms, MD

Gastroenterology

2 Ratings
Dr. Patrick Storms, MD

Dr. Andre Thomas, MD

Sports Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Andre Thomas, MD

Dr. Davida Wardell, MD

Pediatrics

36 Ratings
Dr. Davida Wardell, MD

Dr. Lloyd Wilkinson, MD

Internal Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Lloyd Wilkinson, MD

Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery

165 Ratings
Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Provider Reviews

Aug 22 2019

Review for Dr. Daniel Gold, MD

Apr 29 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Apr 27 2019

Review for Dr. Randal Horn, MD

They are very nice and understanding. Dr.Zielinski is the best.

Apr 26 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr Klein is most respectful, concerned, and thorough during an office visit. He and his nurses are excellent with follow up care.

Apr 02 2019

Review for Dr. John Klein III, MD

First visit short with no patience, lack of repect jumped to conclusions never asked me what's I think told me how it was gonna be and she was done

Mar 25 2019

Review for Dr. Asha Kancharla, MB

love the people and the attention to details. whole experience has been great jj J

Mar 19 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

I am VERY selective with the Doctors that I trust due to a very extensive history. Dr. Z is very kind and truly cares about his patients. All of the staff here are wonderful. Very helpful and knowledgeable.I would highly recommend this facility for great care

in Waco, TX - Feb 27 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Feb 26 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr. Zielinski and his staff have always been friendly. When it was time for surgery him and his staff made me feel at ease and stress free.

in Harker Heights , TX - Jan 24 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

I found Dr. Kancharla to be very professional and knowlegeable. She always listens to my questions and answers with complete professionalism. I find her very caring and concerned about her patients.

in Crockett, TX - Jan 23 2019

Review for Dr. Asha Kancharla, MB

I would highly recommend Dr. Zielinski to all my friends and family. His care for my neck issues was the best. I received the best treatment for my neck and feel more confident in doing the things i used to do before my injury. I have a new confidence in life.

in Killeen, TX - Jan 23 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

I had a very good experience in his office. I saw him in Victoria and I was very happy with him.

Victoria, TX - Jan 10 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

I like the way Dr. Z explains things and takes time to listen to me.

in Waco, TX - Jan 09 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Doctor Dalal was really good, was attentive and answered all of my concerns

Nov 29 2018

Review for Dr. Shail Dalal, MD

great easy to talk to gose to link for clear explanations and understanding also wonderful staff

in TX, UT - Nov 28 2018

Review for Dr. Patrick Storms, MD

Six years of excellent care from him and his staff! We have received genuine loving care. He addresses all questions and concerns until you understand and are satisfied that you understand. Absolutely recommend this dr and his staff!!

in palestine, TX - Nov 26 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Garcia, MD

Used him with my second child, wish I used him for my first. But recently found out in expecting again and definitely using him this go around as well! Friendly, caring, considering, and respectful

Nov 12 2018

Review for Dr. Danny Bowman, MD

in Hamilton, TX - Nov 07 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr. Z is very thorough and is a wonderful doctor. After both of my surgeries I am no longer in pain at those two areas. His staff is wonderful as well. I could not have asked for a better doctor.

in Waco, TX - Nov 02 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr Garcia is awsome but one of the ladys at the window named jaime is very rude and hard to deal with Allen is the manager over the clinc if anyone needs to talk him

in Palestine , TX - Oct 09 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Garcia, MD

Dr.Z is an excellent Dr, the first I found with the confidence to say he could actually help my bad neck. His office staff is excellent, always attending to my issues promptly.

in China Spring, TX - Oct 09 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Excellent! Called in pain for a last minute appointment! Staff was professional, and Dr. Stirneman really answered all my questions and got me back to walking on my sore foot quickly! Great doctor!

Jacksonville, TX - Oct 03 2018

Review for Dr. Gregory Stirneman, DPM

very likely has worked with me and given the information needed to move foward

in venus, TX - Oct 02 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr. Duncan performed a turbinectomy and septoplasty on me last summer, and I finally can breathe through my nose. My primary provider referred me to Dr. Duncan after I experienced frequent sinus infections, requiring antibiotics. I have not had a sinus infection since my surgery.

in TX - Sep 29 2018

Review for Dr. Melinda Duncan, DO

Dr. Pyle is the BEST! Could not ask for a better doctor. He is caring and takes time to really listen to you and your problems. And he could not have picked a better nursing staff, Melissa and Erin are GREAT!

in Fairfield, TX - Sep 18 2018

Review for Dr. Robert Pyle, MD

A great doctor. Very informative and talks things out with you and listens to what you say and answers your questions very courteously.

in Yorktown, TX - Sep 16 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr. Pyle takes time to really examine patients and explain their conditions and questions. I have been going to him for years for diabetes. I am under control and wouldn't even consider changing doctors.

in TX, TX - Sep 11 2018

Review for Dr. Robert Pyle, MD

Dr. Gorby and Associates are true "Hometown Doctors!" They go above and beyond to take care of you not only on a physical level, but on a personal level as well. They are a highly competent team that provides exceptional care!

Aug 31 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Gorby, MD

in TX - Aug 30 2018

Review for Dr. Lloyd Wilkinson, MD

in Fort Worth, TX - Aug 24 2018

Review for Dr. Randal Horn, MD

in Huntsville, TX - Aug 05 2018

Review for Dr. Gaurav Aggarwala, MD

in Palestine, TX - Jul 15 2018

Review for Dr. Delaney French, MD

Dr. Gorby very concerned about my health and help save me from lung cancer.

Jul 11 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Gorby, MD

in Copperas Cove, TX - Jul 10 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

in Mabank, TX - Jul 03 2018

Review for Dr. Tanya Solis-Mckenzie, MD

after years of pain found Dr. Z through a friend and he took care of problems asap wish i had found him years ago

in Hewitt, TX - Jun 26 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

He and his staff have been wonderful! I would highly recommend Dr. Z. to others!!!

in TX - Jun 19 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

I have recommended Dr. Zeilinski to several people.

in Copperas Cove, TX - Jun 13 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

in Killeen, TX - Jun 12 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dr. Zielinski is professional will not push a procedure until he has all the facts. He truly has the patients care and needs at the forefront of his mind. Very knowledgeable doctor. Highly recommend him if your having back pain and your looking for possible solutions.

Jun 05 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Dealt with severe nerve pain for a year and within 4 months post op I was in virtually no pain

in Copperas Cove, TX - May 24 2018

Review for Dr. Steven Zielinski, MD

Palestine Texas - May 08 2018

Review for Dr. Brandy Ricard, MD

in Rusk - Apr 16 2018

Review for Dr. Asha Kancharla, MB

Dr mills is good but the staff are not very professional at all. We waited almost 1&1/2 hours before he came in. But if you are a few minutes late, you have to make another appt. Great doctor but his staff isn't good at all. Need a total change of staff.

Apr 06 2018

Review for Dr. Allen Mills, MD

Dr. Chadwell has been treating me for years and he has always been professional, informative and helpful with whatever ailments I have had. The staff is very nice and very accommodating.

in Texas - Mar 27 2018

Review for Dr. Sidney Chadwell Jr, DO

Dr. Gorby is a wonderful doctor. He is a great listener and highly intelligent. His staff is very welcoming and accommodating. I will continue to recommend his practice to all my friends and family.

Mar 27 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Gorby, MD

Dr. Elkins listened to me and helped me to figure out a plan of action. She has the knowledge and skills, but most of all I appreciate her for her kind and caring attitude.

Mar 12 2018

Review for Dr. Tina Elkins, MD

Dr Garcia takes time with my kids. He loves them like they are his own. We have received nothing but excellent care from him and his office. His nurse Allison makes the visits so much easier! Jamie, at the front desk is always friendly and sweet. Great office!!

in Palestine, Texas - Feb 23 2018

Review for Dr. Michael Garcia, MD

Dr Storm’s was on time for my appointment. Very easy to talk to and provided clear explanations to my questions.

in Fairfield - Feb 14 2018

Review for Dr. Patrick Storms, MD

Location

Palestine Regional Medical Center

2900 S Loop 256, Palestine, TX 75801