John Olmstead, MD, FACS

Guthrie Provider
Care Provider Overall: 
5
Provider Reviews: 
73
  • Clinical Details
  • Education
Hospital Privileges: 
  • Guthrie Corning Hospital
Clinical Interests: 
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Hernia Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Patient Ratings

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
Likelihood of Recommending Care Provider: 
5
Patients' Confidence in Care Provider: 
5
Time Care Provider Spent with Patient: 
5
Care Provider Spoke Using Clear Language: 
5
Care Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions: 
5
Care Provider's Concern for Questions and Worries: 
5
Care Provider's Explanations of Condition/Problem: 
5
Care Provider Information About Medications: 
5
Care Provider Instructions for Follow-Up Care: 
5
Care Provider's Friendliness and Courtesy: 
5
Residency: 
  • Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
Professional Memberships: 
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons
Certification: 
  • American Board of Surgery
Education: 
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, N.Y.

Patient Comments

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

Guthrie Patient: December 2019
*Dr. Olmstead was prompt, courteous & professional. He awarded me plenty of time for questions & concerns.
Guthrie Patient: December 2019
This was a very informative visit. Dr. O. explained everything to a 'T' and made sure we understood what he was talking about.
Guthrie Patient: October 2019
*Dr. Olmstead is a very courteous person and makes you feel comfortable in every way!
Guthrie Patient: October 2019
Exceptional bed side manner!
Guthrie Patient: September 2019
Dr. Olmstead is phenomenal
Guthrie Patient: August 2019
We liked the dr. right away. So understanding.
Guthrie Patient: August 2019
Friendly and knowledgeable.
Guthrie Patient: June 2019
have already recommended
Guthrie Patient: June 2019
have already recommended
Guthrie Patient: May 2019
When a person is dealing w/ a cancer diagnosis ' Information ' is a key component to lessening their fear and making informed decisions with the provider on what path should be taken. I have felt very comfortable,included, and cared for by all of the staff I have interacted with during this time.