Review Detail

Notrica-David-MD
Surgeons 26973
Excellent Experience.
Overall rating 
 
9.7
Ease of Correspondence with Doctor 
 
9.5
Doctor's Friendliness and Courtesy 
 
10.0
Clarity of Doctor's Explanations 
 
10.0
Accuracy of Doctor's Predictions 
 
10.0
Doctor's Apparent Knowledge of Procedure 
 
10.0
Doctor's Availability During Recovery 
 
9.5
Rate Your Cosmetic Outcome 
 
8.5
Would Recommend to Others 
 
10.0
We were very happy with our experience at PCH with Dr. Notrica. His coordinator Jackie Hurley was extremely helpful in explaining the process and getting us to the right people for pre-surgery work ups even though we live several hundred miles away in San Diego.

Our son was set to have the surgery done in San Diego when the surgeon closed his practice suddenly. This turned out to be a blessing in disguise, because it made me sit down and do more research on the Nuss procedure. Not all Nuss’ are the same. The surgeons at Phoenix Children’s hospital have improved on the original procedure. I was particularly happy to see they did away with the cumbersome bracket and use Cryoablation. The cryoablation allowed my son to forego the opioids after 4 or 5 days. Amazing!

PCH has a dedicated Nuss program Not all hospitals are as dedicated to perfecting this procedure. We were impressed with the doctors, the nurses, the coordinator and the hospital.

My sons bars went in a year and a half ago and he was able run track a few months after surgery. Before the surgery he could barely do 100m without gassing out, now he is able to sprint much further. We are very pleased. It has improved his over all health and everyday comfort.

I highly recommend this program, doctor and hospital.

Your Pectus Information

Condition
Pectus Excavatum
Pre-Surgery Haller Index
6.1
Report this review Was this review helpful? 6 0

Comments

To write a comment please register or

Our Trusted Supporters

Copyright © 2011 - 2020 , All Rights Reserved
Cron Job Starts