CHI St Lukes Health - Baylor St Lukes Medical Center

70%

Patients that would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average


CHI St Lukes Health - Baylor St Lukes Medical Center is a medical facility located in Houston, TX. This hospital has been recognized for America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™, America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™, and more.

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™ (2020)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

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

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

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020)

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

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

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

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019)

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

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

2 ratings were better than expected

  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Collapsed lung due to a procedure or surgery in or around the chest
  • Catheter-related bloodstream infections acquired at the hospital
  • Hip fracture following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
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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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69%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
Equal to the national average

70%

Would definitely recommend
Equal to the national average

CHI St Lukes Health - Baylor St Lukes 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%80%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%62%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%85%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%52%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%61%66%

CHI St Lukes Health - Baylor St Lukes Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%59%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%62%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

It was a very successful Dr. visit. I felt like it worked out great for both parties.

Raymond B. Sep 25 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

Put me totally at ease as soon as we met! Listened to me, said what he could do and explained my procedures thoroughly. I totally recommend him.

Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Glombicki

good

Bennett B. Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

This was my first tele visit, it was quick easy.

Daniel Sanchez Sep 15 2020

Review for Dr. Jogi

Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Staff and Dr very friendly and helpful. All explained well.

ML Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Gajula

Visit went well

Melvin Hawthorne Sep 14 2020

Review for Dr. Lingle

Excellent experience. I had a stent placed by Dr. Kan in late May. Follow up today was great

V.L. Sep 12 2020

Review for Dr. Kan

Dr Clemons works above & beyond for the wellness and care of his patients. He shows get concern & care and works tirelessly well into the late evenings to even do calls to check on patients and give reports. Extremely good Dr.

Dianna Johnson Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Clemmons

Excellent care helped me with my tearing problem 100%.

John S. Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

Very thorough. Will recommend Dr. Murdock to others.

Theresa H. S. S. Sep 11 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

His “ bedside manner” leaves much to be desired. He did very little to encourage us in any way. My message communication with him has been very disheartening. He has his nurse answer and the answers are typically short and cold. We are still seeing him for now.

Sarah Dubroc Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Smaglo

V. K. Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

I woke up with excruciating pain from a kidney stone. Dr Goldfarb was able to call in pain medication same day and see me and eliminate the stone the next day. He is knowledgeable, spends plenty of time with me and has a wicked sense of humor. I'm glad he's a part of my healthcare team.

RichE Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Goldfarb

Good experience I trust her judgement.. I believe she’s passionate about finding answers for her patients issues.

Tamra M. Sep 10 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

Dr. Soparkar was fantastic. He was calm and patient. He listened to me and answered all of my questions. I'm thrilled with the results.

Crystal M. Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Weber

Very satisfied treated real well plesant experience thank yall

Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hung

I have always been very comforted and at ease regarding Dr. Escudier's care. I like her demeanor as she explains what are sometimes difficult subjects. Five stars are not enough!

Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Escudier

My mom had a large aneurysm treated by Dr. Kan. She did well and went home the day after. He also treated her carotid stenosis. We are grateful for his service

k.m. Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kan

Excellent. I have tinnitus for two years. The stenting today completely resolved it.

T.J. Sep 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kan

She is the best.

Martha Intriago Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ansari

Jon M. Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Outstanding doctor and person. intelligent and thorough, not looking for an excuse to do surgical procedures that are not necessary. good bedside manner and plenty of experience.

Sep 08 2020

Review for Dr. Hughes

Very Good results, and service with single incision laparascopic sigmoid colon removal. Im glad we were referred to Dr Das.

Sep 07 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Sep 07 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Sep 07 2020

Review for Dr. Das

J.E.H. Sep 05 2020

Review for Dr. Daniel

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Olson

I have been a patient of Dr. Dahlberg for many years. He is very thorough with his treatment and takes the time to answer any questions that I may have. I have done well with his treatment. We need more doctors like Dr. Dahlberg.

Patsy C. Prince Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Dahlberg

Dr. Pandya provides excellent standard of care. His explanations are clear and he listens to your concerns. I had breast cancer and he referred me to very good surgeon and radiation oncologyst. I am satisfied with the results of the treatment. Olga

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Good surgeon. Performed cataract surgery on all my eyes, but not on my third eye.

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Chae

Dr. Shivshanker is a great doctor. He saved my life when I was seriously ill in 2014.

Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Shivshanker

Charlene Geiss Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Harrell

Very friendly and informative. His staff is great! Thanks!!!

Glenn Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Harrell

Mary Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bevers

He was very thorough told me things I have never heard before he was amazing very friendly and kind

Jean foster Sep 04 2020

Review for Dr. Harrell

Dr. Daniels is a very friendly person as well as very informative about your condition. He helps you understand your condition and offers, if needed areas of improvement.

Bert Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Daniel

Sep 03 2020

Review for Dr. Das

She is such a great doctor, even with the whole covid going on she was always there to answer every question i had.

Anonymous Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

This was my first appointment to see Dr. Shalaby. I appreciate that he didn’t rush me through, but took the time to understand my Heart health issues. His staff was kind, courteous and were very professional.

Susan Hartnett Sep 02 2020

Review for Dr. Shalaby

Dr. Soparkar does an excellent blepharoplasty, and is engaging, informative, and friendly. I couldn't be happier to have chosen him to do my blepharoplasty!

Anonymous Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Dr Soparkar gave me a wonderful result. Staff is kind and professional. I received excellent pre-and post-op instructions. The procedure was comfortable and exactly as described to me. I highly recommend this practitioner!

M. G. Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Lepow

Dr. Foote has been my Hematologist for 12 years and my oncologist for 8 yrs. He is a caring, intelligent, extremely capable physician! Highly recommend him. His staff is courteous and helpful.

Sep 01 2020

Review for Dr. Foote

K Duncan Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Lechin

Dr. Lovitt was extremely helpful. I came in and was seen almost immediately. I had an with an issue of chronic migraines and he took his time to explain all the options to me. Very appreciative!

Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Lovitt

Excellent!!! Always enjoyed my visits with Dr. Nguyen. : )

Seth Clave' Aug 31 2020

Review for Dr. Nguyen

Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Constance Aug 30 2020

Review for Dr. Das

My husband and I have seen Dr. Zaheer for many years and recommended many family and friends to him. He is the best! He cares and takes time to know his patients and patient's needs. It's rare to find this quality in a doctor these days.

James and Debbie Ware Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Zaheer

Tiffany W. Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

I am completely satisfied with Dr Kaplan and highly recommend him.

Guadalupe Rodriguez Aug 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kaplan

M Bernard Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Lechin

Hyeran Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kan

Dr. Harrell is so knowledgeable and thorough. He always takes the time to explain in detail why he recommends the treatment that he does. He’s easy to talk to and so personable. He really cares.

Aug 27 2020

Review for Dr. Harrell

Dr. Soparkar spent as much time as I wanted in explaining the procedure. His staff coordinated all preparation details and followup. The results were wonderful. Thank you.

Freddie B. Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Aug 26 2020

Review for Dr. Das

He is a real good doctor

Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Shivshanker

Aug 24 2020

Review for Dr. Das

G. A. Aug 23 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Briana Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Fisher

Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Awesome Bedside Manner!

Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sdringola - Maranga

Dr. Sdringola has a tremendous amount of care. You can sense his passion that he is doing what he is called to do.

Daniel Ellison Aug 22 2020

Review for Dr. Sdringola - Maranga

Malcolm Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Daniel

I received excellent care

Nolan Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Gajula

Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Dr. Soprakar and the team have always been so helpful. This was my 5th surgery with the doctor but I would not Trust anyone else with my eyes. I always know the outcome will be successful.

Andrea Alvarez Aug 20 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Powers

Dr. Alade is a great surgeon. From the very first time I met him, i felt comfortable knowing that I was in good hands. He is very professional and has the knowledge of a great surgeon. I would definitely recommend him to anyone seeking a good doctor. Sandra Alexander

Sandra Alexander Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Alade

I have been seeing Doctor David Goldfarb for several years. He is knowledgeable, professional, good listener, explains things well, very personable, you will feel comfortable. I truly recommend him.

Paul Tucciarone Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Goldfarb

very pleased from the beginning of the process to followup

Bill I. Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

No. I am still dealing with what Dr. Berry did to me in 1996. Six surgeries from real neurosurgeons and fighting e-coli and MRSA to try to walk. I was surprised to see that he still has a practice.

Lisa A Del Monico Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Berry

Paulette Aug 19 2020

Review for Dr. Ahuja

Nothing short of amazing. I felt completely at ease with my child in her hands.

Dylan T. Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Murdock

Dona & Roger Aug 18 2020

Review for Dr. Sdringola - Maranga

Amanda Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Das

MW Aug 17 2020

Review for Dr. Das

The office team is friendly and serve the patients quickly. The nurses and techs are friendly and efficient Dr. Shalaby has always taken all the time we have needed for concerns and questions. He is very compassionate towards his patients and very much appreciated.

John Groebner Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Shalaby

Monica Valles Aug 15 2020

Review for Dr. Lechin

Horribly rude and unprofessional. She refused to let me finish a single sentence without interrupting me, called my parents without my permission multiple times instead of contacting me, and refused to clarify my discharge instructions before I left.

Aug 14 2020

Review for Dr. Zindani

Regina T. Aug 13 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Dr Netscher is one of the best Hand Surgeons in Texas. The waiting room is always full and the wait time might be a bit long but he spends his time taking care of this patient and does not rush through the appointment which is greatly appreciated if you are the patient.

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Netscher

R.G. Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Nolla

He was very thorough and asked many questions about my personal and family medical history. He explained things very well and told me what his plan forward would be to identify the cause of my anemia. I was very impressed with his bedside manner and would recommend him to others.

Alan Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Dr. Pandya is very helpful and accommodating. He listens to my concerns and answers them in a satisfying manner.

Stan Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Victor M Dugan Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Lepow

one of the best i have been to

Ramiro F. J. Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

He did my ACL repair. I would recommend him.

Cynthia Dawn Meade Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Shybut

Dr. Pandya was amazing from the beginning of treatment to the end of treatment. I would recommend him to everyone. The time he took on the first visit to explain to myself, daughters and sister. I love the after care call of concern.

Patsy Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Das

My mother and I have seen Dr. Lechin for years, he is one of the most caring and professional doctors I have ever seen, He started as our asthma doctor and since then became more our internist, He always treated us as a whole, that’s just how He is, He is a treasure to us.

M Ronny Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Lechin

Dr. Lingle has an amazing staff very fast and friendly I couldn’t have ask for a better doctor. He has been my mom Doctor for 5 years and I have never had a bad experience with him or his team or staff. He has taking great care of my mom since becoming her doctor.

Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Lingle

Dr. Sdringola-Maranga and his team are on-time, on-target, kind and considerate. I always seek and follow his expert opinion. Great in prevention and education of heart disease.

Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Sdringola - Maranga

Very fast and efficient

Rob B. Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

Location

CHI St Lukes Health - Baylor St Lukes Medical Center

6720 Bertner Ave, Houston, TX 77030

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