Chitwood, Orvis Hugh

Femur Fracture Repair What is this?


Death Rates —Percentages of cases with the bad outcome death (after risk-adjustment in our analysis of the sample of cases we evaluated)



Chitwood, Orvis Hugh (55 cases)
7.3%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average
death rate
for all surgeons
12.2%





Rates of Deaths, Prolonged Lengths of Stay, or Readmissions—Percentages of cases with such bad outcomes (after risk-adjustment in our analysis of the sample of cases we evaluated)



Chitwood, Orvis Hugh (52 cases)
24.4%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average rate of
such bad outcomes
for all surgeons
32.8%





AddressWhat is this? 1500 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
Phone numberWhat is this? 334-793-2663
DistanceWhat is this? 0 mile
Gender Male
Whether Recommended Most by Surveyed Doctors "for care of a loved one"
In CHECKBOOK's surveys of doctors in the same region, got what CHECKBOOK considered a meaningful number of recommendations.What is this?
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Ratings of Surgeon's Outcomes See ratings explanation.  
• Having Fewer Deaths
• Having Fewer Deaths, Prolonged Lengths of Stay, or Readmissions
High-volume
Whether doctor did a relatively large number of these surgeries (compared to other doctors listed here) in a recent period for which data are available (counts for 2013-2014 Medicare fee-for-service patients only)
Doctor's hospitals
Some hospitals where doctor has recently done these types of surgeries and how the hospital performed compared to other hospitalsWhat is this?
(= Hospital high-rated for relatively few bad outcomes in these types of surgery)
  •    Southeast Alabama Medical Center
  •    Flowers Hospital
Board certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand
Medical school and year of graduationWhat is this? University of Alabama,
1988
Where doctor did internship and residency trainingWhat is this?
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