Laredo Medical Center

63%

Patients that would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average


Laredo Medical Center is a medical facility located in Laredo, TX. This hospital has been recognized for Patient Safety Excellence Award™, Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™, and more.

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (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

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes during and after childbirth and in surgeries that treat diseases and conditions of the female reproductive system

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

1 rating was better than expected

  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

11 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
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection 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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61%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
8% lower than the national average

63%

Would definitely recommend
7% lower than the national average

Laredo 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%77%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%77%78%

Communication about medicines

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

100%50%0%63%63%

Discharge Information

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

100%50%0%82%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%49%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%57%66%

Laredo Medical Center

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%62%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%73%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

ARTURO CORTES Aug 06 2020

Review for Dr. Trevino

I didn't wait long for the nurse to bring me in to see Dr. Morris. The office staff was very knowledgeable and had all my paperwork ready for me when I checked-out.

Jul 29 2020

Review for Dr. Morris

Jul 27 2020

Review for Dr. Ngo

Excellent. Current in technique and technology. Thorough, courteous and excellent staff.

Grandma O Jul 21 2020

Review for Dr. Nimchan

Excellent service all the times I’ve been there. Dr. Ricardo is the best, very respectful, caring and attentive to the patients needs. He definitely makes you feel at ease.

Norma Jul 15 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

We have every confidence in his medical care - he goes above and beyond. Wonderful doctor!

Lu Sparkman Jul 06 2020

Review for Dr. Benavides

This dr can be an a**hole but I’d trust him again. He knows what he is doing along with the other doctors in his office.

Jul 03 2020

Review for Dr. Rodriguez

Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Real doctor you could trust. Old school. Genuinely cares about his patients.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Salzman

doctor was ok but the girls in his office were really horrible. Couldn't reach them for refills or anything. I'm really surprised but what can you expect

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ghadimi-Mahani

Jun 24 2020

Review for Dr. Ghadimi-Mahani

Very nice and attentive.

Jun 09 2020

Review for Dr. Vasquez

The office / nursing staff are incredibly rude and show no compassion towards the patient.

Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Sanchez

Carmen Flores May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Salzman

By far the best

May 26 2020

Review for Dr. Defrancis

Amazing doctor! Amazing staff! Recommend with 100 Gold Stars! ??

May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Reyes

Madie Smith(patient) Bonita Thompson(Daughter) Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

Debby Jo Mendez Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Mancera

He is excellent in explaining and answering my questions

Yvonne Rodríguez Apr 17 2020

Review for Dr. Fernandez

He has been my Doctor For a very long time! He always gives the utmost attention to me and my family. I highly recommend Dr. Ricardo Cigarroa!

Juanita Ramon Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Dr. Nimchan listens well, and -- especially if you've got family members with you -- he hears the issues from all sides. He has extensive expertise, and he consults when necessary with other providers, and I completely trust my health and well being to him.

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Nimchan

Great friendly staff and awesome Doctor who is very patience and listens to you and the waiting time that is long is very much worth it.

Apr 11 2020

Review for Dr. Llanes

Nadine Mar 17 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Dr Perez can be too honest for certain people and few don't like his ways, me personally I think he is great and a very good Dr.

RReyes Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Perez

He is a very good doctor, only problems is the lady in front, she need to look for another job. She is rude with the patient hope the dr found out about that lady..

Mario Lopez Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Garcia

Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

I had unbearable burning pain on hands that would not let me sleep at nights, I saw Dr Mancera and on 1st visit, I can honestly say I am functioning well without any pain or discomfort.

Rosie Rodriguez Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Mancera

He’s absolutely good doctor but he’s Ofis not good working people nice but not organized

Yasar Feb 20 2020

Review for Dr. Qureshi

Feb 14 2020

Review for Dr. Benavides

Dr. Amando Garza is always attentive and courteous. He is a professional in every way. He always allows time for the patient to express his or her views and then acts accordingly. The wait to visit with him is always 10 to 20 minutes, at most. I highly recommend him!

Francisco A. Longoria Feb 06 2020

Review for Dr. Garza

Jan 30 2020

Review for Dr. Huang

Irma S Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Canales

Overall great with staff and doctor

Anonymous Jan 17 2020

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

I felt that Dr. Di Iorio was a great listener about my concerns and explained everything clearly and concisely so that I knew what to expect. He was always very cordial and patient and never pushed me to do procedures that were purely cosmetic, which I appreciated.

Anonymous Jan 16 2020

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

very good doctor

Jan 16 2020

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

the best there is

Roberto L R Dec 22 2019

Review for Dr. Godines

He has the worst bedside manners ever....doesn't let you talk, doesn't listen and is ALWAYS in a rush.... horrible man with a bad attitude.

Ginina Dec 09 2019

Review for Dr. Haber

I have been going to Dr. Blanco's office for quite a while, and he have always been a great doctor who have always tried to give me the right medication to my illnesses.

Dr.Alex Blanco Nov 27 2019

Review for Dr. Blanco

Impeccable bedside manner. Kind and very understanding.

Nov 27 2019

Review for Dr. Espinosa

Dr. Regalado made me feel comfortable and clearly described my medical issues. She was positive about the proposed treatment and informed me of a new facility near the Doctor's Hospital.

Robert Nov 27 2019

Review for Dr. Regalado

Nov 24 2019

Review for Dr. Maldonado

Dr Cantu takes the time to listen, ask questions and then form an opinion. She educates you at the same time as treating you.

P Zaldivar Nov 21 2019

Review for Dr. Cantu

Dr. Di Iorio and all staff were super qualified and friendly. Scheduling was easy, no pressure re: payments. Billing always accurate. Professional yet personable. You will not regret coming to this medical practice!

Herb G. Nov 15 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Great staff friendly and helpful. Surgery and follow up treatment went very well.

Edna S. Nov 12 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Judy T. Nov 05 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Victor C. Oct 25 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Very happy with the care of Dr. Di Iorio and all of his staff. They take the time to explain everything and everyone is very friendly and professional. I did not experience any wait time. I'm from out of town and the drive was definitely worth it.

Sharla Y. Oct 25 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

he was really great!!!!!!!!!!

Oct 23 2019

Review for Dr. Hinojosa

Martha Trevino in Canyon Lake, TX - Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Hinojosa

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Martinez

Chad S. Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

painless and simple process. highly recommend

Corrine P. Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

very good experience

Sandra B. Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

overall great

Anonymous Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Excelente servicio excelente dr muy profesional y explica todo perfectamente

Teresa Salas Sep 24 2019

Review for Dr. Villarino

Dr D fixed the problem. Staff was great.

Anonymous Sep 23 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Concerned citizen Sep 13 2019

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Andrew Zamarripa Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Sanchez-Villasenor

I have been waiting for him to sign an aproval for the insuarnce, for three weeks, nothing! I'm in pain but, he does not feel any of it! He does not give a rats a...

Mario Sanchez Sep 06 2019

Review for Dr. Defrancis

I am more than satisfied with the care I am receiving.

Anonymous Aug 15 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

feel great

Anonymous Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. Benavides

wonderful experience

William M. Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

It's been a few years back but my visit was amazing

Jamie Lopez Swaggert Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Moreno

This has been about the best experience I've had with a physician. Dr. Di Iorio is an excellent listener & communicator - he clearly explained the treatment options and considerations, then was very pro-active about achieving a great outcome.

D. C. Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

every detail was great

Anonymous Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

My experience with Dr. Pedro Diaz has been excellent so far. He has good bedside manners and makes you laugh when patient is nervous about a procedure like cardiac cath. He masters his field and prevents and controls cardio conditions in his patients.

Dr. Waldo A. López Jul 24 2019

Review for Dr. Santana

i would recommend him.

Isleidy B. Jul 10 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

A. G. Jul 10 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Ana N. Ochoa Jul 06 2019

Review for Dr. Mendiola

Terrible doctor! Scams just to steal your insurance! He's terrible with surgery.

Jul 05 2019

Review for Dr. Romero-Arreola

Jun 14 2019

Review for Dr. Cardenas

Listens

Nicole in Laredo, TX - Jun 05 2019

Review for Dr. Cardenas

May 29 2019

Review for Dr. Maldonado

30 years of varicose veins removed in 45 minutes. Great and professional staff.

Robert B. May 21 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Great experience with Dr. Di Iorio and his staff!

Anonymous May 07 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Our visit w Dr Salzman was excelent! He was thorough and carefully explored my mothers situation. Im very happy w our mother in his care!!!

May 03 2019

Review for Dr. Salzman

Excellent best in Laredo his staff also very busy but took care of me well. appointments are a farce as with all doctors so plan to camp out there. Thats the cost of seeing the best.

May 02 2019

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Bad customer service. They check your insurance before you go in and they are still charging me for the entire bill from a visit last year. Its their mistake and dont accept it.

Apr 24 2019

Review for Dr. Garcia-Davalos

Apr 15 2019

Review for Dr. Gonzalez

Apr 15 2019

Review for Dr. Millan

Dr D is the best

Anonymous Apr 10 2019

Review for Dr. Di Iorio

Dr. Martinez is a very professional doctor. He cares a lot about his patients. He diagnosed my son with asthma and a heart murmur. He sent me to the cardiologist the same day to have my son tested. I strongly recommend Dr. Robert Martinez.

Apr 10 2019

Review for Dr. Martinez

Apr 05 2019

Review for Dr. Cigarroa

Apr 02 2019

Review for Dr. Cantu

Dr. Cantu was polite and knowledgeable--she saw me promptly on time for my appointment, answered all of my questions, and went out of her way to address my issues. 5/5 would recommend!

Apr 02 2019

Review for Dr. Cantu

Has always been a very good dr for me.

Mar 19 2019

Review for Dr. Fernandez

He’s my guardian angel! He’s saved my life several times!

Mar 18 2019

Review for Dr. Cantu

Very bad experience with Dr. ...Gutierrez with 2 of my aunts. 0 recommendation.

Mar 14 2019

Review for Dr. Gutierrez

Laredo, TX - Mar 05 2019

Review for Dr. Becerra

OSVALDO ZAPATA in Laredo , TX - Mar 03 2019

Review for Dr. Mendiola

Doctor takes his time with you, explains to you very thoroughly your condition and what to expect. Very happy a friend referred him to my husband. I recommend Dr. Garcia-Davolos

Jose E. Cortez-Aquila in TX - Feb 12 2019

Review for Dr. Garcia-Davalos

He is an excellent doctor. He is caring, and always there when you need him. He is very knowledgable. I highly recommend him.

Natalio in Laredo, TX - Jan 13 2019

Review for Dr. Deliz

Dr is always on vacations

Teresa in Laredo, TX - Jan 08 2019

Review for Dr. Casas

exellent doctor

none in LAREDO, TX - Jan 03 2019

Review for Dr. Maldonado

Location

Laredo Medical Center

1700 E Saunders St, Laredo, TX 78041

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