Greelish, James

Heart Valve or Heart Bypass Surgery 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)



Greelish, James (225 cases)
4.1%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average
death rate
for all surgeons
5.6%





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)



Greelish, James (217 cases)
32.8%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average rate of
such bad outcomes
for all surgeons
31.3%





AddressWhat is this?
2555 Court Dr #200
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone numberWhat is this? 704-867-2141
Distance from zipcode 28054 What is this? 332.5 miles
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)
Higher volume
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)
  •    CaroMont Regional Medical Center
  •    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Board certifications
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Medical school and year of graduationWhat is this? Wake Forest University,
1992
Where doctor did internship and residency trainingWhat is this?
Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania,
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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