Houston Methodist Hospital

83%

Patients that would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average


Houston Methodist Hospital is a medical facility located in Houston, TX. This hospital has been recognized for America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™, America's 250 Best Hospitals 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 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 1% in the nation for providing the highest clinical quality year over year

America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Top 5% in the nation for consistently delivering clinical quality

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)

Top in the nation for overall patient experience based on nine measures related to doctor and nurse communication, hospital cleanliness and noise levels, and medication and post-discharge care instructions

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2020, 2019)

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™ (2020, 2019)

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

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Cranial Neurosurgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in cranial neurosurgery

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

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

Neurosciences Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in stroke care and neurosurgery

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in heart bypass surgery and heart valve surgery

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in coronary intervention procedures (angioplasty with stent)

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

2 ratings were worse than expected

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Death following a serious complication after surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

8 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
Learn more about patient safety ratings

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).

Learn more about patient experience
81%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
12% higher than the national average

83%

Would definitely recommend
13% higher than the national average

Houston Methodist Hospital

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%79%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%66%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%88%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%59%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%64%66%

Houston Methodist Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%61%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%70%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

Aug 12 2020

Review for Dr. Chevray

I made a special journey to Dr. Albright’s clinic from afar based on a recommendation. I wasn’t disappointed! I would highly recommend Dr. Albright. I will certainly use him again.

Anthony Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

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

Stan Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Pandya

Robert Randle Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Jafarnia

one of the best i have been to

Ramiro F. J. Aug 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

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

Surgery went extremely well and information given was on point. Excellent results and recovery.

Larry Stone Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

Aug 10 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Vicki Downing Aug 09 2020

Review for Dr. Jafarnia

Dr Elkousy, as usual, explained everything and I left feeling better about my sore knee. He's always thorough and precise. I wouldn't go anywhere else. Thank you!!

Maryanne Hugghins Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Elkousy

Very fast and efficient

Rob B. Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

The staff was very friendly. Dr Michu was awesome! She listen to me took her time to understand me and my issues and was patient and clear on explaining was I was going through. She is highly recommended!

James W CypressTx Aug 08 2020

Review for Dr. Mihu

Has cared for my eyes for over 20 years. She has my highest recommendation!

Douglas Gehrman Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Coburn

Professional care, simple explanations of the care plan. Timely visits.

Mark Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Loncarich

I am a new patient to Dr. Gombera. He was a good communicator and a good listener. He understand my issue and goals. I look forward to working with him going forward.

Alexandre L'Eveille Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Aug 07 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Dr. Bashir was very attentive to my needs. He listened to my concerns and made sure that he addresses them.

R. D. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Bashir

P. Richards Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Lepow

Dr. Coursey performed two surgeries and both were completed with the utmost care and compassion. He treated my individual needs. I highly recommend him.

Lynda Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Coursey

Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Rios

Aaron K. Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Ihekweazu

Dr. Patton is a friendly, professional physician who puts you at ease. He allows you to talk and listens and explains things well. I would recommend him to anyone. I trust him.

Michele Lucas Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Patton

awesome and completely satisfied highly recommend Dr. Soparkar!

Marsha J. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Best of the best. Listens. Careful. Confident. Expert. I trust my sight to him.

James Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Major

I had an upper eye lid lift and it looks great! Wish I had done it sooner!

G. G. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Grace P. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Dr Kamble and Gloria saved my husbands life. They gave us a miracle.

Roselyn Shirley Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kamble

DJ Edwards Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Lapin

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Evelin Vera HEINEMANN Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Lotze

Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Chevray

I had a great experience with Dr.Monla and highly recommend her. Dr.Monla is very knowledgeable,empathetic. She also has an excellent staff, who are kind and caring.

Perwin Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Loved Dr. Vital and his office staff. The schedule coordinator for cataract surgery is the rudest, and although she may have been with them for 20 years as she informed me she has no patient empathy, and is a terrible representative for HEA

Bonnie Hochstein Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Vital

I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Kridel. I had full faith in his abilities and that paid off in my results. I couldn't have asked for a better surgeon.

L. S. Aug 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kridel

My experience was first class, confident, and ended with the results i desired.

Charlotte L. Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kridel

Dr. Sweeney took care of my husbsnd for years. He is a great Dr. and surgeon. My husband and I trusted him completely. Love you Dr. Sweeney. Take Care.

Norman Gordon Jr family(Lorena) Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Sweeney

One of the most amazing abdominal doctors in Houston! Best colon and rectal doctor in Houston! Removed my husbands colon and all incisions healed beautifully and he feels amazing now! Thank you Dr. Das for taking such great care of my husband!

Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Dr. Awar was recommended to me by a trusted physician. He listens...really listens. His passion and knowledge shine. Having been in cardiology for many years as a nurse I was very impressed with the flow of my testing day today and all the staff I came across. Very happy I found him!

Terri B. Aug 04 2020

Review for Dr. Awar

I had orbital decompressions of both eyes and then eyelid surgery. Both procedures were a huge success. Dr. Soparker and his staff are first class.

Eugenia C. Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Dr. Das is the best colorectal surgeon. He is brilliant, funny, attentive, caring and the best doctor around. I would recommend my mother to him. A+++++

Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Das

GiGi_SN Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dickson

Dr Plavidal is fantastic. He cared for me for both my pregnancies. Highly recommend him!

Emily Smith Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Plavidal

Karen C. Aug 03 2020

Review for Dr. Izaddoost

Dr Schaffer is the best. I am a PRO at this because I have been knowing him for at least 30 years. He has treated my grandchildren and now is treating my great-grands. He is very patient and kind. He diagnosis and treat his cases with no hesitation.

Ursula McAfee Johnson Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Schaffer

Take the time to listen to you and explain in simple terms and with videos. Absolutely loved him.!

Sandy Alonzo Aug 01 2020

Review for Dr. Mejia

Dr Haufrect delivered both of my children. There isn’t a better person or doctor in the world!

Jane Brennan-Martin Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Haufrect

Very appreciative of attentiveness of all. From DOC to PA(Katie) to anest (Supkis) to nurses and staff. Love the 'zipper' Less scaring! Amazingly quick recovery! (PS-send us a statement of our frequent flier miles :) )

Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Lionberger

I am very pleased and grateful for the personal attention and results I have experienced under the care and guidance of Dr. Brown and his staff. Since my first visit nearly 6 months ago, I can honestly say that I feel a drastic transformation in terms of my digestive and overall wellness.

Vanesa G. Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

She is an amazing doctor. She really does take her time with her patients and discuss everything thoroughly. Her team is very welcoming and very responsive when you leave them a message. I would highly recommend Dr. Monla to anyone..

Lamis Boz Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Dr. Albright is excellent! He is very patient in detail oriented. I would recommend him without reservation

Marion Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

Friendly, professional and patient. Very good experience for visiting Dr. Tsai. Will recommend fiends to see him, if needed.

Emily Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Tsai

i had a very good experience with doctor petel i was almost pain free 3 or 4 days after surgery did not need any pain medication after that & after surgery i was able to walk with crutches.with out any problem.

ali r kashani Jul 31 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Sheryl Wallace Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Ajala

David Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Larka

Dr. Mihu & staff were professional, honest & trustworthy. I love Dr. Mihu

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Mihu

15 year patient. Excellent bedside, communication, listening skills. Treatments have all been very effective. Use most conservative care needed to achieve result. Recommend without any reservations.

Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Elkousy

Dr. Fukuda and her staff are superb! Dr. Fukuda took the time to explain what my X-rays showed and patiently answered all of my questions. I wouldn’t want anyone else to do my foot surgery.

S. Dickson Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. Fukuda

Sheri Herbert Jul 30 2020

Review for Dr. McCulloch

Silvy S Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

Janet Dolecki Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

No complaints and completely satisfied. Many thanks for giving me back my healthy eye!

Lois W. Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Overall, I felt comfortable the whole time. There wasn't a point where I didn't feel that Dr. Kridell didn't know exactly what he was doing, nor was there a point when I felt like I didn't know what he was doing.

Anonymous Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Kridel

Great service and very professional

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Tsai

Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Das

He is the greatest doctor ive ever met. He cares for his patients to the max and will always listen to your concerns. I truly trust him 100%. He helped me conceive due to me having pcos. He always gave me hope and told me not to worry.

Claudiagp Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Balat

Dr. Albright is an excellent surgeon. He is very nice and doesn't mind answering lots of questions with an unbelievable patience. You will leave satisfied with the decision you both made about your surgery. He is very professional and nice. The results are excellent. You will love the results.

Carmen C Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

Heike C Coons Jul 28 2020

Review for Dr. Albright

ED Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Dr Loncarich performed a triple fusion on my ft and I’m totally blessed to of found him.He was very professional knowledgeable and was very understanding for my concerns

Greg Schaefer Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Loncarich

We love Dr. Gombera. We come from Beaumont to see him, and it is worth the trip every time. The staff is so professional and courteous, the wait time is minimal, and Dr, Gombera is always kind and caring. Could not recommend him more highly. Richard and Mary Collier

Richard Collier Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Richard Davis Jul 26 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Hefner Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Dauterive

Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kamat

Dr. Elkousy is the best. Have used him since 2005 and highly recommend. Takes the time and explains everything. My last visit was July 23, 2020 and will continue to use Dr. Elkousy.

Shirley Cravey Jul 25 2020

Review for Dr. Elkousy

very impressed

D. W. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Goldberg

Dr. Plavidal is the best. He takes the time to listen. He gives reasons and options. He delivered both my children and it was the best experience. He also has a sense of humor that is geared to putting his patients at ease. I would highly recommend!

JRG Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Plavidal

Well done

Aimee M. Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Goldberg

Sharon S Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Clemmons

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Das

Dr. Bidros is phenomenal!!! Best of the best.

Leyanis Hernandez Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Bidros

This was a follow-up visit from surgery. I know that I am recovering well. Nevertheless, it was nice to hear Dr. Patel's encouraging words.

Mary Murrell Faulkner Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Amazing and very caring

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Rednam

Jul 24 2020

Review for Dr. Roeser

He is very kind and really cares about your needs. He is very knowledgeable and explains everything!

Ashley W Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Ilahi

Bridget Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Buyanov

From the very start, the experience was great. the staff is excellent in every way. the doctor is "God" sent

Roy P Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Arevalo

From my first encounter to my post operative exam, every person in this office is professional, more than competent and attuned to the patient. The commitment to excellence is apparent and every action continues to fulfill that high standard. i am crazy about Dr Soparka and his team!

Rochelle J. Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Soparkar

Excellent doctor. Brilliant. Compassionate. Caring. Attentive. All doctors should be like Dr. Lotze. I moved away from Houston and will gladly continue to travel see Dr. Lotze for my health care needs in his area of specialization. I know I am in the best of care.

SW Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Lotze

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

She an amazing doctor!

Jul 23 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

great, no complaints

Rigoberto A. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Goldberg

Came in as a referral for mole removal. Dr. Goldberg and his associates were very friendly and willing to talk about the procedure and the experience. Recommend for dermatological needs!

Cody M. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Goldberg

experience very nice

Gail . H. H. Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Goldberg

Dr. Gotvald is extremely knowledgeable and capable. I would recommend him in a heartbeat for any vein issues.

Delpfine Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gotvald

Dr. Brown is a good doctor. He is personable. His office staff is terrible.

Jul 22 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Location

Houston Methodist Hospital

6565 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030

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