Aurora Medical Center - Oshkosh

80%

Patients that would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Awards

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Hospital Quality Awards

Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)

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

Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, small intestine surgeries, and treating bowel obstruction, gastrointestinal bleeds, and pancreatitis

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2018)

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

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

1 rating was worse than expected

1 rating was better than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery

10 ratings were as expected

  • Death in procedures where mortality is usually very low
  • 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
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery
  • Breakdown of abdominal incision site
  • Accidental cut, puncture, perforation or hemorrhage during medical care
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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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79%

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

80%

Would definitely recommend
10% higher than the national average

Aurora Medical Center - Oshkosh

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%85%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%92%84%

Care Transition

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

100%50%0%56%53%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

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

100%50%0%72%66%

Aurora Medical Center - Oshkosh

National Average

Quietness

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

100%50%0%68%60%

Cleanliness

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

100%50%0%81%73%

Providers

Provider Reviews

Personable, listens and provides options. Personally called with test results.

Mona L Jul 05 2020

Review for Dr. Kolbeck

Bill Younger Jul 02 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Justin Jun 29 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

dr kent has ALWAYS been respectful and listens and will discuss with me my health concerns. its a pleasure to work with him.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Kent

Dr. Atassi ask questions and answers your questions thourly and professionally. He has a calming personality. I would refer him to anyone as the go to doctor.

Jun 27 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Very professional. He truly cares about, my kidney stones.

Stewart Sprotte Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Murphy

Dr . Anderson was very helpful for the reason I went to see him. He took his time and answered all my questions.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

I am very pleased with Dr. Lawatsch. He saved my life twice when I went septic!

Paul Senner Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lawatsch

Professional. Clean. Timely. Easy to understand. Relaxed.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Very helpful with my condition, explained it very good

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Lawatsch

From start to finish Everything went wonderfully. Was ahead of schedule, he and his team worked efficient and I was in-and-out way ahead of time. Very professional, highly recommend to anyone.

Mary Coenen Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Excellent!

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Anderson

Great Dr Calls you personally explain everything

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

i have no issues. Seems like a nice guy. Very informative.

Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Kolbeck

Professional and excellent communications! Jun 25 2020

Review for Dr. Staehler

Dr DeWitt is kind, caring and takes the time to listen and explain. He has years of experience and I couldn't have asked for a better outcome from my surgical diskectomy!

Julie P Jun 17 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Very personable. Instills confidence in his abilities. Trustworthy.

Jun 13 2020

Review for Dr. Kolbeck

Great

Joe Murphy Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Dr. Atassi is always attentive and listens carefully. He is compassionate, direct and has great follow-up. You leave feeling like he cares!

Jun 12 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

I really like the doctor he's got a great bedside Manner and a real Pleasant personality

Scott Vanderloop Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Excellent and informative.

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

I wouldn't see anyone else... he is what a doc should be.

Dave Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

Professional, approachable, good communicator

Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Atassi

He is always polite and friendly. He answers my questions and I feel confident in his advice.

Dennis Greaving Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lawatsch

Very knowledgeable and generous with his time. He can take time for all questions by the patient.

John Deck Jun 11 2020

Review for Dr. Lawatsch

I had spinal fusion surgery. It went well Dr. Dewitt was very understanding of my concerns and took a great approach to deal with it. Staff was I would recommend them. This review is for David DeWitt.

Steven Herman Jun 10 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Brian R. Mudd Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Dear Dr. Dewitt, I can"t thank you enough for helping me with my back surgery. You did in 2015. I can left weights and can run. I can never thank you enough for helping me. I give your name out to many people. Thank you.

Mark Gossen Jun 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Pete Kempen Jun 02 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Jill May 29 2020

Review for Dr. Schroeder

This appointment was my 3 month follow up. I had Lumbar fusion surgery earlier this spring. At this point I feel the surgery was very successful.

May 27 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Apr 15 2020

Review for Dr. Okundaye

Christopher Triphan Mar 30 2020

Review for Dr. Goldman

Dr Gu takes the time to talk to you so he really understands what is going on. He will run various tests to try to conclude what the problem is so he can treat the issue.

Mar 24 2020

Review for Dr. Gu

Sick grandpa needing medical care. Double dose of sarcasm given instead. Please be respectful and empathetic towards persons of all backgrounds.

Mar 18 2020

Review for Dr. Heesacker

Mar 13 2020

Review for Dr. Prehn

Great doctor, explains things really well, came in on his day off to see me because I was in extreme pain and got surgery lined up in no time. Got insurance approved where needed etc. , moved things along quickly. His office staff in wonderful too.

LINDA BROWN Mar 09 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

How fortunate to find such a talented and experienced surgeon. I was terrified to have cataract surgery done, waited so long. It was simple, no pain and he gave me the gift of sight. The clinic is gold standard and so is the staff, particularly RN Robin. I would recommend 100%.

Mary K. Appert Mar 06 2020

Review for Dr. Vrabec

Professional, caring, confident. Fixed my problem.

Michael W. Mar 04 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

To add to my previous review, all stars should be marked at 5.

mary b ellis Mar 01 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Dr. Dewitt along with his team were very informative and made the whole procedure very calming. Came out that day 100% better!

Derek Schumacher Feb 22 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Emory W. Laffin Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

He was great. He was honest about the whole process and how long it would take to heal. He also took away all the pain I had

Matt Dittburner Feb 19 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Professional, kind, well informed. I couldn't ask for more, we are lucky to have another great doctor like Kerry around here.

James Feb 18 2020

Review for Dr. Ahrens

I spent $100 to get my toe nails clipped. HORRIBLE job . She just hacked off the top and didn’t bother sanding them down or shaping them like my other podiatrist . NEVER GOING BACK. Visit was less than 5 min and it cistb$100. Rip off

Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Zizzo

D. Karl Feb 13 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Marcie Jost Feb 10 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

I had lower back surgery to address a herniated L5 disc and the experience and outcome was outstanding. Dr Dewitt and his staff were informative and efficient from diagnosis to post operation. Would do it again without hesitation.

Brian S Feb 03 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

I was referred to Dr. Vrabec from my optometrist finding something suspicious. Dr. Vrabec was very kind and thorough in his exam, gave me plenty of information without scare tactics. He isn't a jump to conclusions guy, so I felt more at ease. Great experience with him.

Jan 31 2020

Review for Dr. Vrabec

Absolutely a horrible experience!! Avoid like the plague!!

Jan 24 2020

Review for Dr. Rose

The associates at VEA and Pinnacle are great. Very friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and skilled. And I highly recommend Dr. Vrabec. An excellent surgeon.

Dave Rust Jan 23 2020

Review for Dr. Vrabec

I was referred to him by a Doctor in Oshkosh. I don't believe I have ever seen a Doctor that cared more . or was willing to get to the bottom of a problem ...more than Dr. Cason. He is exactly what you dream of in finding the right Doctor. I would highly recommend him.

Stephannie Zander Jan 21 2020

Review for Dr. Brown

Larry Ganski Jan 14 2020

Review for Dr. Dewitt

T McLean Dec 31 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Dr. Atassi was absolutely fantastic! Caring and down to earth while explaining every procedure in an easy to understand way. He was focused and dedicated to great patient service and I would absolutely recommend him to anyone!

Dec 31 2019

Review for Dr. Atassi

Kelli Dec 29 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

I'm so glad that I had Dr. Ahrens for my visit to the Emergency Room today at Oshkosh. She was attentive, took time to listen and knew just what to prescribe. She explained things well and made you feel at ease. I would highly recommend her.

Berlin, Wisconsin Dec 27 2019

Review for Dr. Ahrens

Had my knee replaced by Dr. Schaufelberger using the robot. Feels like a normal knee again! Plan to do the same on the other side next year.

Gabriel Dec 26 2019

Review for Dr. Schaufelberger

Sandi W Dec 19 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

This is my 4th surgery by Dr. DeWitt. 4 lower back and 1 neck. I will not go any where else. Also I will not recommend anyone to any other surgeon.

Mark G Langdon Dec 15 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

I've been going to this schmuck since July, spent thousands of dollars running around all of Wisconsin, and nothing has been accomplished. I'm just as bad off as I was then.

Elizabeth Dec 11 2019

Review for Dr. Keller

Dec 10 2019

Review for Dr. Atassi

Dr. DeWitt did an excellent job on my spinal fusion procedure. Highly recommended>

Mark Siegel Dec 06 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

He has done 2 of my surgeries, and he has been fantastic each time! He explains the procedure well, and takes time to answer your questions.

Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

John Dec 05 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Melissa Bunkleman Nov 27 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Knew exactly what injection I needed for a fracture in my back. Excellent with patients. Cares deeply for his patients.

Kelly Nov 26 2019

Review for Dr. Leek

Ashley Nov 23 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Nov 23 2019

Review for Dr. Ringwala

Professional, polite and tries his very best to connect with you a personal level. He truly cares.

LJW Nov 16 2019

Review for Dr. Virani

Dr. Dewitt was GREAT! His entire staff was First class! I cant say enough, From the moment I limped into the door until I WALKED out I was treated Like a king. 2 weeks post op and Im walking great and have no pain. I Wish I could leave more then 5 stars!

Don Nov 15 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Dr DeWitt takes time and listens to his patients. He is willing to work with you so you can continue to progress to a full recovery. Understanding, pleasant and does a great job of explaining things to make sure you understand. Would highly recommend Dr DeWitt

Nov 13 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Excellent doctor with great listening and explanations skills. He. Also has the greatest surgical skills I have ever seen has a patient

Big T in Menasha, WI - Nov 09 2019

Review for Dr. Kiefer

Absolutely Adore Her! She is very interested in knowing the patient and getting to the root of the issue! She listens and takes her time. Bedside Manner is very important to me and Dr. Morales gets an A+ from our Family!

The Elmores Nov 08 2019

Review for Dr. Brost

Mrs. C in the UP in Iron Mountain, MI - Oct 31 2019

Review for Dr. O'Connor

SLS Oct 30 2019

Review for Dr. Albala

Very positive interaction with Dr. Hendricks. His explanations were very clear and concise, but let me choose the option I preferred. Friendly, informative, caring. I would give him and his staff five stars.

Oct 23 2019

Review for Dr. Hendricks

Very helpful, instructive, knowledgeable and concerned with the individual patient. Dr. Piryani spent significant time explaining my issues as well as possible alternative treatment.

Oct 20 2019

Review for Dr. Piryani

Jessica Oct 06 2019

Review for Dr. Albala

Oct 02 2019

Review for Dr. Schultz

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

He was friendly and took the time to explain everything in terms that I could understand. He performed my sinus surgery. I did not have any pain and my sinuses are open and I can breathe normally again.

Jill Ann O'Mary Sep 13 2019

Review for Dr. Burton

Consumer Sep 12 2019

Review for Dr. Goldman

Jess Law Aug 24 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

I had a Lumbar Spinal Fusion in May and my leg pain was immediately reduced. Dr. DeWitt thoroughly explained the procedure and possibilities for recuperation. He and his staff are highly recommended for their care and professionalism.

Ron Aug 19 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Dr. De Witt was very informative. Explained things so I could understand them.

Carol Heenan Aug 18 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

He got me on an antibiotic treatment that got rid of my reoccurring mastitis. He even told me where I can get the dang things removed. Respectful and answers your questions.

Aug 03 2019

Review for Dr. Kiefer

S. M. in Sherwood, WI - Aug 03 2019

Review for Dr. Atassi

Staff was great! Friendly and calming! Everything is double and triple checked for measurements to make sure everything was great.

Joellen Braun Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

Amanda Moede Jul 30 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

K. Siegel Jul 29 2019

Review for Dr. Zhou

Had lasik surgery and the team was amazing!! From my free consult to follow up care! ??

Dar Jul 13 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

Great! Dr Brown and staff are thorough, helpful and nice. I’ve been seeing them for a long time and have always been happy with my exams.

Jan P Jul 12 2019

Review for Dr. Brown

Was very happy with Dr. David DeWitt MD and his staff and he did an excellent job on my spine fusion

Donna Petersen in Waupaca , WI - Jul 11 2019

Review for Dr. Dewitt

Jul 03 2019

Review for Dr. Vrabec

Always excellent care from dr. Brown.

Jill Jul 02 2019

Review for Dr. Brown

Location

Aurora Medical Center - Oshkosh

855 N Westhaven Dr, Oshkosh, WI 54904