Texas Orthopedic Hospital

88%

Patients that would definitely recommend
18% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

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

Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Joint Replacement Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacement

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

3 ratings were better than expected

  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

9 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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Hospital Quality

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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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88%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
19% higher than the national average

88%

Would definitely recommend
18% higher than the national average

Texas Orthopedic Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%86%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%85%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%76%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%92%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%70%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%80%66%

Texas Orthopedic Hospital

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%80%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%82%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Dr Brinker is a gifted surgeon. He is a brilliant doctor and certainly one of a kind.

Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Brinker

Brian G. Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Warnock

I didn’t get to meet Dr. Wimberley. His partner saw me. He was excellent but, I would have loved to also meet Dr. Wimberley since that is who I had an appointment with.

Donna Wyant Jul 10 2020

Review for Dr. Wimberley

My experience has been extremely positive. From pre-op to follow up after surgery, all experiences have been amazing.

Arthur Strother Jul 09 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

Daughter visited. We were not rushed and impressed with his knowledge.

Jul 08 2020

Review for Dr. Ihekweazu

Dr Williamson is the best! He is extremely skilled at what he does, is very articulate in his explanation of the procedure, and just an all-around nice guy!

Sandy Stilley Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Time sensitive need for an appointment quick. They accommodated. Dr. Mehlhoff is very knowledgeable and explains it in lay terms. Kim is also amazing.

Deb D Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Dr. Monla is very understanding and gets to the bottom for answers. She is also a very sweet lady.

Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

He is excellent and the appointment was on time

Jim Ferris Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Gharbaoui

Dr Kearns is the absolute BEST at what he does and his mannerisms is just awesome. I love that he takes his time with you and listens to you. You know he cares about your well being! I recommend Dr Kearns because of this.

Joyce Davis Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

Dr. Bennet, his nurse, and staff were very thorough and friendly. Took time to discuss my diagnosis and treatment.

MJG Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Very professional Caring

Polly weaver Jul 04 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

He takes the extra step to make his patient’s feel at ease. He explains what he’s going to do. He has a nice staff and clean office

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Best back surgeon in Houston, Texas. Dr. Whimberly and all his staff are very concerned about each individual person and care.

Lisa Bell Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Wimberley

Dr. Goytia, his nurses and his office staff are very professional, courteous and very efficient. He and his staff have been a pleasure to deal with as a patient and I couldn’t ask for more! I highly recommend Dr. Goytia and his staff to anyone.

Bradley Lewis Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

Prompt, professional, kind, and 1,000 times more efficient and accessible than any orthopedic in Lake Charles. I know this to be true as I saw several before someone mentioned the Fondren Clinic to me!

Sue Lanza Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Bloome

Dr. Vennix was very patience and explained everything he was doing and what the noises meant as he was doing my nerve test! He also has a very sweet and informative nurse??

Dr. Vennix Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Vennix

We discussed medications I am taking and how I felt they were working for me. Discussed lab results.

I had a virtual visit. Was not in the office. Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

DR Stocks is experienced and professional. I trusted him to do his very best for me, and he did! It's been two years since my hip surgery. I had a concern. His staff fit me in immediately. They are an efficient and thoughtful team. DR Stocks is warm, kind, and sincere.

Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

Dr. Burke is always knowlegeable and helpful!

Deborah Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Dr. Loncarich was outstanding as always.

JohnBest Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Loncarich

I had terrible pain and Dr Gharbaoui relieve in a moment , very professional, Super Dr ,

Dayami Alfonso Jul 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gharbaoui

Martha Jane (K) Brown Jun 30 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

Best in the business.

Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Wimberley

Dr. Kearns does a great and soothing job of telling you what to expect. He does it with kind authority and appropriate humor!

Janet Chenoweth Jun 28 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

I would recommend Dr. Vennix after having my first appointment with him. He explained each step of the process of the nerve conduction study prior to performing it. It was only slightly uncomfortable at times. Glad he was referred to me.

DYH Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Vennix

Dr. Goytia and staff have been great! Second hip replacement and no complaints. The reduction in pain has been a blessing after many years of suffering.

Asyr Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

I have been seeing Dr Burke for 20+ years, He always takes care of my problem, along with his great staff.

Bruce L Ellis Jun 26 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Dr luo is a great dr he will answer any question and explain what can be done to fix it in a temporary or permanent way the good and bad if both he is one of the finest drs I’ve ever met

Charles Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Luo

Dr. Mehlhoff is very kind? caring and thoughtful. He explains the problems and concerns of the patient. I think he is very good

Jane Joseph Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Dr. Luo is thoughtful, his explanation and diagrams made it easy to understand what needed to be done to fix the problem permanently as well as what could be done to temporarily manage the pain until surgery could be allowed by my cardiologist .

TLC Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Luo

Been Dr. monla patient for about 20 years now. Always professional and very accurate. All the team is great!

Juan C Hdz Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Dr.Mehlhoff is a very nice person and a great doctor!

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Rachel Moody Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Dr . Lou is the best in the business

TODD MATTE Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Luo

Had a tremendously successful surgery previously with Dr. Stocks and I have all the confidence in the world in him. He takes time to answer any questions you have and I would recommend him and have recommended him to many people.

Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

Ingrid Jun 21 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Dr. Stocks was very informed about the hip replacement surgery. Every question I had for him he answered. Not every question had a positive answer. He was very honest & upfront with me. I am very confident that he will & his Assisstant Brandon will do their best to help me feel normal again.

Gail Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

I am always very comfortable talking to Dr. Gombera. He is attentive and patient with answering all my questions. I appreciate that he feels surgery is the last choice after using all other methods for treatment. I drive about 100 miles to see him because I trust him.

Debby Parker Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Excellent there was no waiting for anything I suppose because of the pandemic but it was great not having to wait

joan murland. Excellent there was no waiting for Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

Dr Fukuda had such a nice “bedside” manner. She was professional, knowledgeable and pleasant. I would highly recommend her.

Ab83 Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Fukuda

Full and complete discussion of the issues regarding rh injury and possible treatment and medications

Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

Dr. Gombera is an excellent physician. He is professional, caring, and listens to my concerns and issues. I have been seeing him for 4 years now and he has always delivered exceptional care!

Kathy McGee Jun 20 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Fantastic, very experienced good surgeon. Looking for solutions to your pain and issues! The best!

JENNIFER Francine WYCOFF Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

Having trouble with my hips and knee he helped me very much

Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Great visit with DR. Stocks. I have previous surgery by Dr. Stocks which went extremely well. Dr. Stocks takes time to explain and answer questions, don't fell rushed. I highly recommend Dr. Stocks

Mike Warth Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

Always informative; always courteous; always attentive to my health issues. Both hips replaced by Dr Kearns in 2016 with terrific results! Always a pleasure to see him... love the dry wit that some others miss.

Satisfied client Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

Abby (Fournier) Cook Jun 19 2020

Review for Dr. Wimberley

Very capable, confident and considerate surgeon. Well organized and efficient staff. Very thorough. Explained options and course of treatment well. He did my knee replacement 2 years ago and I'd be happy to recommend him to anyone.

J Pettyjohn Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Dr Fukuda listened to my concerns. She explained why my heel pain and how the function of the foot works. She gave me the tools to help decrease pain and Will follow up with me. Her attitude was great and was very knowledgeable in her field!

Donna Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Fukuda

Everyone was helpful, knowledgeable, and courteous. A great experience.

Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Wimberley

Very nice and informative. Very pleasant

Nancy Russell Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Excellent. Dr. W is the best if the best. He has helped me many times and gave my wife her normal life back with his surgical skills.

Charlie M Jun 18 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Great doctor always kind and caring never felt rushed took plenty of time to discuss all my issues and that is so important to me.

Sharon LeBlanc Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Dr. Doctor takes time to answer any concerns prior to procedure and is always pleasant. I appreciate his honesty. The hospital took safety precautions regarding Covid19 and I felt safe.

Julia Watkins Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Doctor

Dr Edwards is practical. He does not rush to surgery and discusses options.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

Answers any question.... Dr that truly cares for her patients

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Dr. Bloome asked a lot of questions to make sure any problems that I may or may not have could be resolved. Dr. Bloome and his staff were very nice.

Jun 14 2020

Review for Dr. Bloome

Extremely satisfied with staff and doctor.

Millard Quinn Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

Kim Combs Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Elkousy

Always love my visits with Dr. Luo. He is professional yet caring. Fabulous surgeon!

Georgette Lee Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Luo

GREAT DOCTOR ! AMAZING STAFF !! I recommend this doctor for any knee and shoulder problems. His medical assistants are always so sweet to me. EXCELLENT bedside manners. Wouldn't go to any other doctor.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Elkousy

It was smooth and she listens to your concerns

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

First time patient with Dr Bloome and he made me feel like he had been treating me for years as a trusted physician. He addressed my concerns with professionalism.

Theresa Tefertiller Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bloome

Wonderful experience, she really took the time to listen to me.

Helene O Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Jones

Completely satisfied from beginning to end and always available Jamie has done such a Great job answering all questions

Jeffrey Kolar Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr Bennett cares about his patients and takes the time to explain the treatments fully.

Mike Jodeit Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Bennett

I was treated with immense concern and respect— Dr. Mehlhoff and his staff take time to listen and explain completely. My procedure was an extremely difficult one, but thanks to Dr. Mehlhoff’s skill and precision, I have regained complete use of my wrist and hand!

Ruth Massingill Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

Pleasant environment. Staff very efficient and professional. Dr Edwards was attentive and pleasant. After X-ray he examined and diagnosed the solution for treatment.

Ron Jun 08 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

Great. I presented with knee pain. Dr Gombera explained the issue and presented my options. He made a recommendation. I was completely pleased with this visit.

Gary Jun 07 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Clean friendly efficient professional . Dr Kearns did both my hip replacements and I have no trouble even now 16 years later. Great followup . Wait time could be shorter but worth the wait to have him on the case. A++++ Dr, PA and staff!

Pat G. Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Kearns

I have been seeing Dr Burke for a few years now for the arthritis in my knees. The staff is nice, prompt, knowledgeable and explain everything to you clearly. Wait time isnt long and when time for my knee replacement surgery I will be definitely using Dr. Burke.

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

I was seen soon after arrival and Dr. Mehlhoff was clear in his diagnosis and evaluation as well as the proper treatment.

Jun 06 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Explain things well. Doesn't overtreat. Explains options and the mechanism of injury and cause of symptoms.

Joe House Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Gombera

Dr Matthews (not Dr. Taylor as listed above!) Is a very calming influence and a gifted surgeon.

Jane Erickson Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Mathews

Very comprehensive. Very helpful.

Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Visits are always professional and you get into your appointment and out in a reasonable amount of time. Dr. Burke’s PA is the best. Always friendly and courteous.

Marilyn Johnson Jun 05 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Very knowledgeable and compassionate -Is good listener.

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Monla

Had 2 level lumbar fusion. Bedside manner was great, staff was attentive and efficient. Result is very good.

DT Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Dr . Anay Patel the best Doctor. Very professional .

Mahdalyna Murad Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Edwards is the best. I never doubt what he tells me or what procedure needs to be done

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

My vicit whit dr goytia it was very good he is a wonderful doctor because he did a total hip and I haven’t had a pain since the surgery

Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

Vickie Johnston Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

Dr. Mehlhoff is the best. Obviously extremely skilled and experienced, but more than that, he is compassionate and generous with his time. He thoroughly explains your situation and the treatment plan. He is terrific in all respects.

Bruce Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Professional and personal care. Takes the time to communicate and discuss options regarding care. Dr Edwards has performed successful surgeries on both my shoulders. I highly recommend him and his care team.

Deborah Jun 04 2020

Review for Dr. Edwards

We found out what we needed to know. I was seen by a PA, NOT by Dr. Williamson. I specifically asked my PC doctor to re-refer me to Dr. Williamson because I wanted to see HIM, not someone else.

Jan Scott Rowland Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

John groover Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Dr. Mehlhoff was so compassionate to the Problems with my hand. He knew exactly what should be done to fix it. Surgery went great, problem instantly relieved. He was Great!

Cindy Richardson Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

Kenneth Glover May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Burke

Professional, knowledgeable and life changing for me. My TKR allowed me to live my life and enjoy my grandchild. Best decision for my health.

Vickie May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Goytia

Dr Williamson and his team are wonderful and very knowledgeable about my condition. He took time to explain everything to me. Best care ever!

May 31 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Very much a gentlemen and skilled surgery. Excellent overall experience. He was able to to return my active lifestyle.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Stocks

Dr. Mehlhoff is one of the best doctors around. He is kind, patient, thoughtful, and extremely knowledgeable. He shares information and explains X rays. I have recommended him and will continue to do so.

May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Mehlhoff

He listens to me!!!! I think he’s a great doctor. I wish I could see him for all my medical needs.

Linda Rockwell May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Patel

I would recommend Dr. Williamson to anyone! He is an incredible person and doctor! He truly cares for his patients!

Jodi May 30 2020

Review for Dr. Williamson

Location

Texas Orthopedic Hospital

7401 Main St, Houston, TX 77030