Ascension Southeast Wisconsin Hospital Saint Joseph

66%

Patients that would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Awards

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

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

Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical care of women during and after childbirth

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

4 ratings were worse than expected

  • Pressure sores or bed sores acquired in the hospital
  • Excessive bruising or bleeding as a consequence of a procedure or surgery
  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care

9 ratings were as expected

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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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68%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
1% lower than the national average

66%

Would definitely recommend
4% lower than the national average

Ascension Southeast Wisconsin Hospital Saint Joseph

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%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%87%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%62%66%

Ascension Southeast Wisconsin Hospital Saint Joseph

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%63%73%

Providers

Dr. Denise Abernethy, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Denise Abernethy, MD

Dr. Eric Adar, MD

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Eric Adar, MD

Dr. Amin Afsari, DO

Orthopedic Hand Surgery

17 Ratings
Dr. Amin Afsari, DO

Dr. Omer Afzal, MD

Nephrology

2 Ratings
Dr. Omer Afzal, MD

Dr. Alexei Agapitov, MD

Cardiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Alexei Agapitov, MD

Dr. Maqsood Ahmad, MD

Cardiology

3 Ratings
Dr. Maqsood Ahmad, MD

Dr. Omprakash Ahuja, MD

Pulmonary Disease

1 Ratings
Dr. Omprakash Ahuja, MD

Dr. Abbas Ali, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Abbas Ali, MD

Dr. Saleem Aman, MD

Internal Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Saleem Aman, MD

Dr. Kamal Amin, MD

Nephrology

2 Ratings
Dr. Kamal Amin, MD

Dr. Robby Amiot, DPM

Podiatric Surgery

26 Ratings
Dr. Robby Amiot, DPM

Margaret Angeli, APNP

Nephrology (Nurse Practitioner)

Margaret Angeli, APNP

Dr. William Annesley, MD

Urology

9 Ratings
Dr. William Annesley, MD

Dr. Lisa Armaganian, MD

Cardiology

1 Ratings
Dr. Lisa Armaganian, MD

Dr. Jon Auger, MD

Urology

11 Ratings
Dr. Jon Auger, MD

Dr. Karim Bakhtiar, MD

Sports Medicine

Dr. Karim Bakhtiar, MD

Dr. Anthony Balcom, MD

Pediatric Urology

7 Ratings
Dr. Anthony Balcom, MD

Dr. Aaron Baltz, MD

Gastroenterology

16 Ratings
Dr. Aaron Baltz, MD

Dr. Bindu Bamrah, MD

Sports Medicine

17 Ratings
Dr. Bindu Bamrah, MD

Dr. James Barnett, MD

Dermatology

17 Ratings
Dr. James Barnett, MD

Dr. Jitendra Baruah, MD

Vascular Neurology

9 Ratings
Dr. Jitendra Baruah, MD

Dr. Joseph Battista, MD

General Surgery

8 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Battista, MD

Dr. Soliven Bautista, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1 Ratings
Dr. Soliven Bautista, MD

Dr. Dale Bauwens, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

18 Ratings
Dr. Dale Bauwens, MD

Theresa Becker, APRN

Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)

1 Ratings
Theresa Becker, APRN

Dr. Nabeel Beg, MD

Hospital Medicine

Dr. Nabeel Beg, MD

Dr. Dinesh Belani, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Dinesh Belani, MD

Dr. Rachel Belits, MD

Anesthesiology

1 Ratings
Dr. Rachel Belits, MD

Dr. Robert Beres, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Dr. Robert Beres, MD

Dr. Ryan Berg, MD

General Surgery

Dr. Ryan Berg, MD

Dr. Deborah Bernstein, MD

Ophthalmology

2 Ratings
Dr. Deborah Bernstein, MD

Dr. Bruce Berry, MD

Internal Medicine

26 Ratings
Dr. Bruce Berry, MD

Dr. Vaishnavy Bhaskaruni, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Vaishnavy Bhaskaruni, MD

Dr. Russell Blankenburg, MD

Internal Medicine

14 Ratings
Dr. Russell Blankenburg, MD

Dr. Brian Blocher, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

37 Ratings
Dr. Brian Blocher, DDS

Dr. Daniel Bloomgarden, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Bloomgarden, MD

Dr. Cristina Blot, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Dr. Cristina Blot, MD

Dr. Michael Boschek, MD

Internal Medicine

9 Ratings
Dr. Michael Boschek, MD

Dr. Dimitrios Bousounis, MD

Pediatric Neurology

7 Ratings
Dr. Dimitrios Bousounis, MD

Dr. Mark Bradley, DO

Family Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. Mark Bradley, DO

Dr. James Brandes, MD

Nephrology

Dr. James Brandes, MD

Dr. Nancy Bratanow, MD

Pain Medicine

18 Ratings
Dr. Nancy Bratanow, MD

Dr. Michael Braun, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

3 Ratings
Dr. Michael Braun, MD

Dr. Jodi Brehm, MD

General Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. Jodi Brehm, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Breuer, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

6 Ratings
Dr. Elizabeth Breuer, MD

Dr. Apoorv Broor, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Apoorv Broor, MD

Dr. Mark Bruce, DO

Emergency Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. Mark Bruce, DO

Dr. Laura Brusky, MD

Family Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Laura Brusky, MD

Dr. Hanadi Bu-Ali, MD

General Surgery

5 Ratings
Dr. Hanadi Bu-Ali, MD

Dr. Norman Buebendorf, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

19 Ratings
Dr. Norman Buebendorf, MD

Dr. Frederick Bulacan, MD

Internal Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Frederick Bulacan, MD

Dr. James Burhop, MD

General Surgery

1 Ratings
Dr. James Burhop, MD

Dr. Daniel Butz, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Butz, MD

Chasity Callender, CNM

Midwifery

Chasity Callender, CNM

Dr. Mark Carey, MD

Nephrology

1 Ratings
Dr. Mark Carey, MD

Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

11 Ratings
Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD

Dr. Corey Carr, MD

Psychiatry

6 Ratings
Dr. Corey Carr, MD

Dr. Donald Carr, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Donald Carr, MD

Dr. David Carron, MD

Gastroenterology

19 Ratings
Dr. David Carron, MD

Dr. Kerry Case, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Dr. Kerry Case, MD

Dr. Mark Catherall, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Mark Catherall, MD

Dr. James Censky, MD

Family Medicine

22 Ratings
Dr. James Censky, MD

Dr. Louis-Marcel Cesar, MD

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Louis-Marcel Cesar, MD

Dr. Brian Chapman, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology

83 Ratings
Dr. Brian Chapman, MD

Dr. Christopher Chase, MD

Emergency Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Christopher Chase, MD

Dr. S Chawla, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. S Chawla, MD

Dr. Manfred Chiang, MD

General Surgery

13 Ratings
Dr. Manfred Chiang, MD

Dr. Kumari Chintamaneni, MD

Internal Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. Kumari Chintamaneni, MD

Dr. Jay Christensen, DPM

Podiatry

3 Ratings
Dr. Jay Christensen, DPM

Dr. John Christianson, MD

Internal Medicine

4 Ratings
Dr. John Christianson, MD

Dr. Bulbul Cibei, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Bulbul Cibei, MD

Dr. Alex Colque, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

21 Ratings
Dr. Alex Colque, MD

Dr. Molly Colque, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Molly Colque, MD

Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

118 Ratings
Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Dr. Francis Cuevas, MD

Oncology

Dr. Francis Cuevas, MD

Dr. James Cunningham, MD

Gastroenterology

2 Ratings
Dr. James Cunningham, MD

Dr. Michael Curley, MD

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

3 Ratings
Dr. Michael Curley, MD

Dr. Beth Damitz, MD

Family Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Beth Damitz, MD

Dr. Amir Daniel, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Amir Daniel, MD

Dr. John Daniels, MD

Critical Care Medicine

6 Ratings
Dr. John Daniels, MD

Dr. Sriram Darisetty, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Sriram Darisetty, MD

Dr. James Davis, DO

Family Medicine

11 Ratings
Dr. James Davis, DO

Dr. Marsha Davis, MD

Pediatric Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Marsha Davis, MD

Dr. John Decarlo, MD

Ophthalmology

13 Ratings
Dr. John Decarlo, MD

Dr. Matthew Deluhery, MD

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Matthew Deluhery, MD

Dr. Kenneth Dembny II, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

32 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Dembny II, MD

Dr. Julianna Doniere, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Julianna Doniere, MD

Dr. Joseph Donofrio, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Donofrio, MD

Dr. Daniel Donovan, DO

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

11 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Donovan, DO

Dr. Jamie Edwards, MD

Sports Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Jamie Edwards, MD

Dr. Jocelyn Eiche, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

23 Ratings
Dr. Jocelyn Eiche, MD

Dr. William Elliott, MD

Nephrology

2 Ratings
Dr. William Elliott, MD

Dr. David Engle, MD

Cardiology

9 Ratings
Dr. David Engle, MD

Dr. David Engstrand, MD

General Surgery

8 Ratings
Dr. David Engstrand, MD

Dr. Christopher Evanich, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

32 Ratings
Dr. Christopher Evanich, MD

Dr. Richard Evans Jr, MD

General Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Richard Evans Jr, MD

Provider Reviews

Muy eficiente y muy buen Doctor lo recomiendo el 100 por ciento

Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Rajit Saluja, MD

Such a skilled surgeon. Dr. amiot repaired my foot from a prior surgery that had gone wrong with another doctor. He really takes his time and explains everything! His bedside manner is unmatched! Highly recommend

Sep 04 2019

Review for Dr. Robby Amiot, DPM

I was very satisfied with Dr. Nelson/Freund. He explained everything to me, so I could understand all about my surgery before and after.

Sep 01 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Aug 29 2019

Review for Dr. Rajit Saluja, MD

Made me feel comfortable. 10 years later my sling still works well. Have recommended him many times.

Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Dennis Miller, MD

Aug 21 2019

Review for Dr. Rajit Saluja, MD

Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Dan Heffez, MD

Uses best practice and evidence based strategies. Straight forward, understanding and kind. I have referred friends and family to her.

Aug 18 2019

Review for Dr. Lori Wisnefski, MD

I have been with Dr. Lee for 17 years. He is absolutely wonderful. So kind and knowledgeable and compassionate. I highly recommend him.

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Lee, MD

Thoughtful explanation of my problem and choices for its resolution. Did not push surgery although it is an option.

Aug 13 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Aug 12 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

informative, awesome, pleasant, i only trust Dr. Nute. Great amazing doctor all around.

Aug 07 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Nute, DPM

My visit with the doctor and staff was very good. Word of mouth advertising goes a long way. If my mother likes you I couldn't go wrong.

Aug 08 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Great experience from the moment I walked into the office, the staff were pleasant and the Doctor was excellent.

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Aug 06 2019

Review for Dr. Robby Amiot, DPM

EXCELLENT DOCTOR! Extremely personable, kind and great 'bed-side' manner. Very knowledgeable, explains things very well.

Aug 03 2019

Review for Dr. Larry Pearson, MD

I have had 5 or more colonoscopies over the years. My latest appointment with Dr. Samuel was the best. Her procedure and bedside manner were excellent.

Aug 02 2019

Review for Dr. Erica Samuel, MD

Saw him for healing of my hand - a broken metacarpal. I feel confident he has strong expertise. Friendly and attentive doctor and staff.

Jul 31 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Two surgeries that have gone well. Staff have been helpful and follow up has been helpful.

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

They were excellent here. They got me in quickly, and were kind and compassionate. Made an unpleasant injury much more bearable.

Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. Marshal Mirviss, MD

Easy to get appointment. Listens to my concerns and addresses them. Knows who I am and my conditions upon arrival. Very professional and friendly. Extremely competent.

Jul 28 2019

Review for Dr. Jon Auger, MD

He is an excellent doctor and the nurses and staff at the hospital were excellent.

in Racine, WI - Jul 28 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Jul 27 2019

Review for Dr. Andrew Kim, MD

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Bruce Berry, MD

Had some swelling in finger joints, Dr. Crimmins took X-rays, recommended some cortisone shots, super painless, all good!!! Awesome person and the staff is outstanding!!!

Jul 26 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

Always took time to explain. Never felt rushed. Great explainations on surgery and recovery!! Nurses were super pleasant and very responsive to questions

Jul 24 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Horrible, demeaning, pushy, and makes you feel horrible about yourself. I'll never go back.

Jul 19 2019

Review for Dr. Lori Wisnefski, MD

Dr. Lynott is punctual, pleasant, knowledgeable and professional.

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Dr Nute knows his stuff and explains everything he’s proposing. He answers all your questions and doesn’t leave until you are comfortable.

Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Nute, DPM

He listened to my complaints, he suggested a course treatment and i trust his guide in treating my foot.

Jul 10 2019

Review for Dr. Michael Nute, DPM

I was really iimpressed with Dr. Nelsen-Freund and his team. They took the time to understand my complications with post polio syndrome and everything went smooth

Jul 04 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Dr Nelson-Fruend, Is an excellent surgeon. I should know as he has done 3 surgeries for me since 2014. He is very kind and seems to understand what his patient goes through; pain wise; etc. I have recommended him to others in the past. Lynnann Muccio

in Milwaukee, WI - Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. David Siverhus, MD

Jun 27 2019

Review for Dr. Charles Kidd, MD

in WI, WI - Jun 25 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Dr. is amazing and the nurses/staff are so caring! Both are very accommodating and caring. They get back to you right away when you have questions!

Jun 25 2019

Review for Dr. Alex Colque, MD

in Grafton, WI - Jun 25 2019

Review for Dr. Edward Nelsen-Freund, MD

Dr Mazzulla has been my family M.D. for over 35 yrs. I've worked with doctors for 30 yrs and can tell you he is by far the finest I've known on all levels. Need I say more ?

Jun 18 2019

Review for Dr. James Mazzulla, MD

in Brookfield, WI - Jun 15 2019

Review for Dr. Neal Pollack, DO

A very nice ER doctor. Helped me with the pain and investigated what was wrong with me. I would give him a million stars if I could!!!!!

Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Deluhery, MD

He was such a blessing to have in the Emergency Department. He was kind and caring. I wish he was my regular clinic doctor. I wish all doctors were like him

Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. Matthew Deluhery, MD

I had my first colonoscopy in June. The staff was great in scheduling, nurses were great, anesthesiologist was great and Dr Kwiatt was great. I had never had any types of procedure previously and the staff was very caring.

Jun 13 2019

Review for Dr. James Kwiatt, MD

Jun 11 2019

Review for Dr. Curtis Crimmins, MD

I am very pleased with Dr. Lynott--both for his earlier MOHS surgery on me as well as his recent "head to toe" check of my body.

Wauwatosa, - Jun 10 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Great. Dr. Lynott was helpful and friendly. Would recommend him highly. And also check to see if there was any other spots of cancer. Jackie July 2019

in Racine, WI - Jun 10 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Jun 09 2019

Review for Dr. Anchal Sud, MD

Not a caring professional. Didn’t think she did a good job and poor bed side manner

Jun 09 2019

Review for Dr. Anchal Sud, MD

Excellent physician - thoughtful and considerate in offering treatment options. Thorough explanations. Tremendous help with a chronic condition. Answers questions and provides great care.

Jun 06 2019

Review for Dr. James Lynott, MD

Location

Ascension Southeast Wisconsin Hospital Saint Joseph

5000 W Chambers St, Milwaukee, WI 53210