LewisGale Hospital - Montgomery

76%

Patients that would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

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

12 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
  • Acute kidney dysfunction following surgery
  • Respiratory failure following surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs 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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75%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
6% higher than the national average

76%

Would definitely recommend
6% higher than the national average

LewisGale Hospital - Montgomery

National Average

Communication with doctors

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

100%50%0%82%81%

Communication with nurses

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

100%50%0%82%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%89%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%70%66%

LewisGale Hospital - Montgomery

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%53%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%76%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Olivia Heller May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Campbell

May 28 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Extremely Professional with a calm demeanor. Highly recommend

richard morales May 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

Dr. Henshaw and her staff made me feel comfortable. Dr. Henshaw explained in full detail what I had and the options that were available. After leaving her office. I felt much better about my surgery and glad that I decided to see her for my surgery.

Sandra Ross May 21 2020

Review for Dr. Henshaw

Very informative. Dr Folkes was most courteous in explaining possible complications and expectations for a successful experience. I was quite impressed.

Carl T Crowe May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Fowlkes

Dr. Thomas is the best family doctor. He has a great bedside manner, and always listens carefully and explains the treatment options clearly and respect patients opinion. I recommend him.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

This is a very caring doctor. He takes the time to listen and to answer my questions and doesn't act like he's in a rush to get to the next patient. He gives thorough explanations and calms my fears.

May 20 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

Dr Gardner was great at explaining different options and the pros and cons of each.

Connie May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

Excellent caring knowledgeable doctor!

Tiffany Brown May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jordan

Dr. Jordan is awesome. She is always kind, considerate, patient & takes time during a visit to listen to what I have to say. I never feel rushed. I am a part of decisions she makes about my health.

Elizabeth Eanes May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Jordan

We quickly met over FaceTime and we caught up and it was a good meeting.

Gavin Soscia May 19 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

Visits with Laurie are always informative and helpful.

Florence(Betty)Anderson May 17 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

Dr. Champine & her staff are amazing! Efficient, compassionate, & REAL! Great service??

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

I have been seeing Dr. Champine for my prenatal care and I highly recommend her and her office. She spends time with you and makes you feel all of your questions and concerns are validated and does not make you feel rushed at all. I would highly recommend. All of her nurses are very friendly also!

May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

I had a good experience with Dr Nelson. I developed a growth on the roof of my mouth. She removed it in the office without any problems and continued to check and take care of my ears on the same visit. I would highly recommend Dr Nelson.

Paul May 16 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Nelson is so patient and kind! The visit was great and she explained things thoroughly. She is very easy to talk to and very down to earth. Friendly with a big smile!

May 15 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Pat McClafferty May 14 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Dr. Brown is a phenomenal doctor and runs a great clinic. She helped me with my contacts and dry eye issues.

Jimmy May 13 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

He was my attending physician for a week in the hospital. I had CRE and c diff. He and his team took vey good care of me. Answered all my concerns, took time to talk with me about what was happening. Has a great bedside manor, personable and is concerned about the person as well as the problems

May 12 2020

Review for Dr. Ghosheh

Mike Tuck May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bowman

My thanks to Dr. Nelson. She quickly found my hearing problem and corrected it. Registering Thank you, Dr. Nelson.

Sandra May 11 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Nelson clearly explained functions I had never known before and her decision. She is also a fun person to meet. The visit with Dr. Nelson made my day.

Siegfried Holzer May 10 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Always very kind, great listener, takes her time, I’ve never felt rushed. Great office. Always an excellent experience.

Jill Combs May 10 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

Dr. Hannah and all of the staff in this office are really good to me and my husband. very friendly and nice, makes you feel like you matter, this means a lot when you get to be in your 80's. Dr. Hannah pays attention when I have something to say.. Keep up the good work. Bless all of you

Conelia Sifford May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Hannah

Dr Bowman quickly and accurately diagnosed my various symptoms as being caused by sinus issues. I highly recommend Dr Bowman and his staff as your ENT specialist/caregivers.

Donna Norman May 09 2020

Review for Dr. Bowman

Dr. Thomas is a fantastic doctor. He always answers my questions and is very concerned about his patients.

Gail Beaver May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Exemplary professional health provider who does not take any shortcuts in developing a complete understanding of his patient before deciding on and administering a course of whole body remediation.

Waldemar Oelschlager May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

Routine visit to follow up on my diabetes. Dr Boerth readily shares his vast knowledge re this subject. Learning new things about diabetes that I have not known prior to my visits with him. He also does not seem rushed , and answers any questions. Very positive visit.

bruce wayne thomas May 06 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

N. Bishop May 06 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

He is very competent and thorough. I have gone to him for years.

JULIA FALLON May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Dr Fowlkes has always taken amazing care of my son and his many feeding tube issues.

May 05 2020

Review for Dr. Fowlkes

L. Holdren May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Baylor

Dr. Nelson listened to my health concerns. I had problems with my hearing when I went into her office and no problems when I left her office. I truly am grateful and appreciate her knowledge, kindness and professionalism. I would recommend her whole heartedly.

Roy May 04 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Prompt service as usual.....DR Gardener is an excellent doctor

FRED May 01 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

Apr 30 2020

Review for Dr. Schopf

Wonderful provider! Excellent bedside manner!

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

Dr. Champine provides excellent care. She genuinely listens to me, and talks through my concerns and answers my questions. I have been seeing Dr. Champine for a few years now and I'm very glad I found her and this practice.

Apr 29 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

LOVE Dr Thomas!! He always takes his time to listen to my health problems. He is always very knowledgeable and helpful.

Kimberly Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

A physician friend of mine referred me to Dr. Gardner saying he is the only one she refers to for joint replacement. I have been blessed by this referral . The attention and care are first rate . I have complete confidence going into my surgery .

Apr 27 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

I was referred to Dr. Rogers when PT and injections in my neck and back were no longer providing relief. He has helped alleviate my pain. One of the most compassionate doctors I have been associated with.

MollissaSemones Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Rogers

I visited the Emergency Room in Blacksburg being very sick and upset and Dr. Lander was a calming caregiver who was very intelligent and caring.

Apr 24 2020

Review for Dr. Lander

Very knowledgeable in his field. I have been dealing with ear problems for years and he took the time to listen and has came up with some different things for me to try. I look forward to seeing him again to find out the progress we have made. HIGHLY recommended

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hull

My experience was a 5 Star. Dr. Henshaw and staff are kind and helpful. The office has a comfortable feeling. Dr. Henshaw takes the time to explain and answer all questions. Dr. Henshaw has a good bedside manner. I would highly recommend Dr. Henshaw due to my experience.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Henshaw

I would highly recommend Dr Henshaw. She was very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable about the procedure. The office staff for my follow up visit was friendly and helpful also. At no time did anyone seem inconvenienced by any questions.

Christa Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Henshaw

He operated on my knee three Times about three years ago he want get a chance to do it again I have severe pain every day .Run away from him. Believe what I tell you.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Gray

She provided excellent care and explained everything in a helpful way. And with Covid-19 active, I was relieved that I didn't have to wait in a waiting room with others, but was immediately put in a separate room to wait. Thank you.

Apr 23 2020

Review for Mary Tekesky

All the staff were very helpful. Got me in and out quickly. Mrs Tekesky was very nice and helped fill the paperwork out.

Deborah Gilmer Apr 23 2020

Review for Mary Tekesky

Laurie is incredible! She has the best bedside manner. She makes you feel comfortable and calm. I highly recommend Laurie!

Haley Apr 23 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

I have come to expect and receive the best of comprehensive care. Carl Hannah is extremely thorough, listens attentively, and follow up care is exceptional.

Judith Liberman Apr 23 2020

Review for Dr. Hannah

Meredith took the time and attention to assess my health. Although I’m in excellent health, she took the time to ensure I stay healthy.

C. Thompson Apr 22 2020

Review for Meredith Spencer

Ashley M Ciacco Apr 22 2020

Review for Dr. Abrams

I have had on going feet problems and no one could figure out what was causing my pain. Although I am not healed, Dr. Wilt is doing all that he can do to help figure out a plan to get me feeling 100% better. He is the first doctor who listened and is actually taken me seriously.

Tish L. Apr 21 2020

Review for Dr. Wilt

Dr. Solomon is approachable and clearly cares about his patients and their well-being, and took ample time to talk with me about all aspects of my health.

Apr 20 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

Katrina Hosner Apr 18 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

Dr Jordan is the best,takes the time to listen.

Apr 14 2020

Review for Dr. Jordan

Excellent experience... The staff is very kind and professional. Dr. Hull took the time to explain options and proper care. Overall great experience.

Brian McDaniel Apr 13 2020

Review for Dr. Hull

R. Renee Scott Apr 11 2020

Review for Mary Tekesky

Linda P Dillon Apr 10 2020

Review for Dr. Kwak

My dad had his surgery on his left knee. This doctor has hurt him more than helped. Stay away if all possible. He has not seen my dad but one time since the operation. He had his in Blacksburg VA in 2019.

Apr 09 2020

Review for Dr. Velyvis

Dr. Goldstein is a very patient person. He states facts in a very good manner. He uses good terminology so you can understand what is going on. He is a good listener.

Doreen C. Farris Apr 08 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

I have been seeing Laurie my entire adult life. She was my doctor with all 3 of my children. She is very caring and always makes me feel at ease. I will only see Laurie for as long as she practices.

Apr 07 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

The front desk attendant has a freindly way to do so. The Dr Thomas has pattient to attend us since our english has a liminted vocabulary

Dante Fabianowicz Apr 06 2020

Review for Dr. Thomas

Very thorough, very attentive and engaged

Ashley Apr 01 2020

Review for Dr. Henshaw

Jennifer Apr 01 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

Dr Nelson is awesome, best ent in the area!

Darren C Jones Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Boerth listens carefully, and his recommendations are appropriate and helpful. He is not an alarmist and clearly researches the patient's history before prescribing treatment. Office staff is friendly and efficient.

Laurel Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Nice and friendly answer all my questions great experience

Ricky surratt Mar 31 2020

Review for Dr. Fowlkes

Mar 29 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

Karon Mar 29 2020

Review for Dr. Solomon

I just love dr Jordan she's so nice and she really cares about her patients she does all she can do to take care of her patients she will go over and beyond I would recommend anyone to her

Cindy Phillips Mar 28 2020

Review for Dr. Jordan

Steve Matuszak Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Hull

Dr. Leipzig is probably the best in his field. Tom

Tom Warme Mar 27 2020

Review for Dr. Leipzig

I've seen Dr. Fowlkes on three separate occasions now. Each visit he is attentive to addressing your concerns & explaining your treatment options!

Andrea Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Fowlkes

Dr.Nelson is friendly and very understanding physician.Listened to my concerns and gave me a plan of care going forward.

Mar 23 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Amazing staff and bedside manor. Not much of an assessment performed. Performed pretty extensive shoulder surgery, pain management after surgery is pretty much non existent. There are two other orthopedic surgeries required but they won’t be done by Dr. Gray.

Don’t let him open you up!! Mar 22 2020

Review for Dr. Gray

Dr. Champine is great. Always takes time no matter how busy they are. She's very personable, funny, and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend her!

Pam Linkous Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Champine

I hate going to the doctor so going to a GYN is even worse but Dr.Letham was very nice. He made me feel comfortable and eased my fear with answering all my silly questions. Everyone was friendly and I didn't have to wait all day!

Kimann Mar 20 2020

Review for Dr. Letham

Dr. Farhi and her staff are truly committed to their patients. Their caring and knowledge have meant and continue to mean so much to me!!!

Phyllis Albritton Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Farhi

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Henshaw

Very pleased with the service at Dr. Gardner’s office.

Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

She's an amazing neurologist, great bedside manners, & genuinely cares. Yes, I've rcommended her to multiple people.

Beth Barber Mar 19 2020

Review for Dr. Cramer

Vicky Mar 16 2020

Review for Dr. Bowman

I always feel like Laura spends time with me. She doesn’t rush through my visit. She seems to care about what’s going on with ME. Thank you Ms. Laura Buckwald

Regina Mar 16 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

Dr. Goldstein is very compassionate and takes time to talk with his patients. He gave me options regarding tests along with recommendations and I was given the opportunity to chose based on his recommendations. He’s great and I highly recommend him.

Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Goldstein

I think I’m going to follow advise on reviews and just make the drive to get him back as my cardiologist! Whoever I’m seeing now in the old Marion office has no clue how to do their job evidentially!

Icd36 Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Patterson

1 year follow-up after my right knee surgery. Did an x-ray again to check on my knee replacement to make sure everything is ok.

Rose Lawson Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Gardner

I AM GRATEFUL FOR DR. BOERTH HE HAS TURN MY HEALTH AROUND IN A SHORT AMOUNT TIME. HE CARES FOR THE PATIENT AND LISTEN TO YOUR CONCERNS. I WOULD RECOMMEND ANYONE TO HIM.

DEENA Mar 15 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Kathy T. Mar 14 2020

Review for Laurie Buchwald

My dad has been a patient of Dr. Sklar’s for many years . He has guided him through his kidney disease and this past year through his kidney transplant. He has always been caring and taken his time to listen to our concerns and then explained Dad’s condition in language we can understand.

Mar 14 2020

Review for Dr. Sklar

Richard Lawson Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Sklar

Wonderful front staff & nurses, amazing dr

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Dr. Bowman was a wonderful physician. He addressed each of my concerns warmly with an attitude of interest. He gave his clinical physician opportunities to look at unusual patterns in my ear and gave me opportunities for questions. Excellent visit with appropriate follow-up appointments.

Kathleen Jamison Mar 11 2020

Review for Dr. Bowman

Dr. Nelson is not only a very qualified doctor, she also is a very nice person who is friendly with her patients and freely answers any questions.

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Nelson

Dr Boerth is great. his office staff leaves a lot to be desired. They are often short and rude. His nurse is great also.

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Dr. Boerth and his staff has always been very nice and professional during my appointments. Always listens to my problems and discuss how to solve these problems. He is very prompt in seeing me at my appointment time. I would recommend him to my friends and family.

Mar 10 2020

Review for Dr. Boerth

Location

LewisGale Hospital - Montgomery

3700 S Main St, Blacksburg, VA 24060