John Olmstead, MD, FACS

Care Provider Overall: 
5
Provider Reviews: 
52
 
  • 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: February 2017
*Dr. Olmstead (in Feb. 2013) added my surgery to a full surgical day to save me from any further advanced breast cancer and possible chemotherapy. As a result my cancer was removed at stage 1 1/2 and I only required radiation and medication.