Kramer, Jeffrey B.

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)



Kramer, Jeffrey B. (151 cases)
7.6%
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)



Kramer, Jeffrey B. (145 cases)
33.9%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average rate of
such bad outcomes
for all surgeons
31.3%





AddressWhat is this?
3901 Rainbow Blvd Professional Services of Ku Hospital
Kansas City, KS 66160
Phone numberWhat is this? 913-588-7743
Distance from zipcode 66160 What is this? 951.6 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?
No
Not enough
mentions
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)
Medium 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)
  •    The University of Kansas Hospital
Board certifications
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Medical school and year of graduationWhat is this? Washington University,
1980
Where doctor did internship and residency trainingWhat is this?
Wash U-Barnes Hosp,
Wash U-Barnes Hosp
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