With more than 400 employed or contracted physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with expert diagnoses and treatments for more than 32 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multi-disciplinary burn treatment center. The medical center consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawaii, such as minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement. Straub is an affiliate of Hawaii Pacific Health, one of the state’s largest health care providers.
Straub's Quality Recognition
- Only hospital in Hawaii to receive Healthgrades® America’s 250 Best Hospitals ™ Award in 2020; top five percent nationwide for clinic excellence.
- 2013-2019 Awarded an “A” Hospital Safety Score by the Leapfrog Group.
- Healthgrades 2020 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery; top five percent nationwide three years in a row.
- Healthgrades 2020 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care; top five percent nationwide.
- Healthgrades 2010-2019 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™; top 15 percent nationwide for 10 years in a row.
- Healthgrades 2018-2020 Excellence Award for Gastrointestinal Care.
- Healthgrades 2015-2020 Excellence Award for General Surgery.
- Healthgrades 2020 Excellence Award for Pulmonary Care; top 10 percent nationwide.
- Healthgrades 2020 Excellence Award for Stroke Care; top 10 percent nationwide.
- Healthgrades 2020 Five Star recipient for Esophageal/Stomach Surgeries, Small Intestine Surgeries, Colorectal Surgeries, Treatment of GI Bleed, Treatment of Bowel Obstruction, Treatment of Sepsis, Treatment of Pulmonary Embolism, Treatment of Diabetic Emergencies, Pacemaker Procedures, Total Hip Replacement, Hip Fracture Treatment, Stroke Treatment, and Pneumonia Treatment.
- Straub Medical Center was rated as High Performing for Heart Bypass Surgery, Hip Replacement, and Knee Replacement by U.S. News & World Report 2019-20 Best Hospitals.
- 2019 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award and Target: Stroke Honor Roll Award.
- 2016 STS Three Stars for Cardiac Surgery (Society of Thoracic Surgeons).
- 2016 Blue Cross Blue Shield Award of Distinction Center Plus for Cardiac Care.
- 2016 Blue Cross Blue Shield Award of Distinction Center plus for Orthopedic Surgery.
- 2016, 2017 & 2019 CMS 5-Star Rating – only medical center in Hawaii.
- Healthgrades 2015-2017 Patient Safety Excellence Award™; top 5 percent nationwide.
- Level I & III Patient-Centered Medical Home designation from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Tradition of Medical Firsts in Hawaii
- Arthroscopic knee surgery
- Artificial skin replacements for burns
- Drug eluting stents
- Interventional radiology
- Minimally invasive hip and knee joint replacements
- Mitral valve surgery
- Nuclear medicine
- Pediatric cardiac ablations
- Vascular surgery techniques
- Minimally invasive Tenex procedure
Straub Medical Center was rated as High Performing for Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, Heart Bypass Surgery and Hip Replacement by U.S. News & World Report 2018-19 Best Hospitals.