Top 50 Best Hospitals for Orthopedics

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Orthopedics

 

Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Patient safety Patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet hospital
#1 Hospital for Special Surgery 100.0/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
Yes
New York, NY
#2 Mayo Clinic 94.6/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Rochester, MN
#3 Massachusetts General Hospital 72.0/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Boston, MA
#4 Cleveland Clinic 69.2/100
Strong
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
Yes
Cleveland, OH
#5 Johns Hopkins Hospital 59.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
Yes
Baltimore, MD
#6 Duke University Medical Center 54.0/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Durham, NC
#7 Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University 53.5/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Saint Louis, MO
#8 UPMC-University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 53.2/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
No
Pittsburgh, PA
#9 University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics 50.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
High
Highest
High
Yes
Iowa City, IA
#10 Rush University Medical Center 49.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Chicago, IL
#11 Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center 49.7/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
Yes
New York, NY
#12 Harborview Medical Center 47.9/100
Significant
As expected
Low
High
Highest
No
Seattle, WA
#13 Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 44.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Philadelphia, PA
#14 Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 44.1/100
Significant
Better than expected
Low
Lowest
High
Yes
Philadelphia, PA
#15 New York-Presbyterian University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell 42.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
New York, NY
#16 University of Washington Medical Center 42.9/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
Yes
Seattle, WA
#17 Stanford Hospital and Clinics 42.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Palo Alto, CA
#18 University of California, San Francisco Medical Center 41.8/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
No
San Francisco, CA
#19 Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center 38.7/100
Significant
As expected
Medium
Lowest
Highest
Yes
Los Angeles, CA
#20 Brigham and Women’s Hospital 38.1/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
No
Boston, MA
#21 University Hospitals Case Medical Center 37.3/100
Significant
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
High
Yes
Cleveland, OH
#22 Northwestern Memorial Hospital 36.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Average
Yes
Chicago, IL
#23 Texas Orthopedic Hospital 34.5/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
High
Highest
No
Houston, TX
#24 University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers 34.0/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
No
Ann Arbor, MI
#25 Tampa General Hospital 33.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Tampa, FL
#26 Methodist Hospital 33.4/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Highest
High
Yes
Houston, TX
#27 Methodist Hospitals of Memphis 32.9/100
Significant
As expected
High
Highest
High
No
Memphis, TN
#28 Ohio State University Hospital 32.4/100
Modest
Better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Columbus, OH
#29 Clarian Health 32.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Highest
Yes
Indianapolis, IN
#30 New England Baptist Hospital 32.0/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
High
No
Boston, MA
#31 USC University Hospital 32.0/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Medium
Medium
Highest
No
Los Angeles, CA
#32 Union Memorial Hospital 31.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
No
Baltimore, MD
#33 Beaumont Hospital 31.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Average
Yes
Royal Oak, MI
#34 University of Maryland Medical Center 31.6/100
Modest
Better than expected
Medium
High
Highest
Yes
Baltimore, MD
#35 University of California, Davis Medical Center 31.1/100
Significant
Better than expected
Lowest
High
Highest
No
Sacramento, CA
#36 Ochsner Medical Center 30.1/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
High
High
Yes
New Orleans, LA
#37 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 29.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Los Angeles, CA
#38 Pennsylvania Hospital 29.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
High
Highest
Average
No
Philadelphia, PA
#39 Nebraska Orthopaedic Hospital 29.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
Medium
Highest
No
Omaha, NE
#40 John Muir Medical Center 29.0/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
Highest
Yes
Walnut Creek, CA
#41 Carolinas Medical Center 28.1/100
Modest
Better than expected
Medium
Highest
Highest
No
Charlotte, NC
#42 Medical University of South Carolina 27.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Highest
High
Highest
No
Charleston, SC
#43 University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics 27.9/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
High
High
Yes
Madison, WI
#44 Abbott Northwestern Hospital 27.8/100
None
Much better than expected
Lowest
Highest
Highest
Yes
Minneapolis, MN
#45 University of California, San Diego Medical Center 27.7/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Lowest
Medium
High
No
San Diego, CA
#46 University of Minnesota Medical Center 27.5/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Highest
High
Yes
Minneapolis, MN
#47 Alaska Regional Hospital 27.4/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Low
Highest
No
Anchorage, AK
#48 Parkland Memorial Hospital 27.2/100
Modest
Much better than expected
Low
Lowest
Average
No
Dallas, TX
#49 Good Samaritan Hospital 27.2/100
None
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Average
No
Baltimore, MD
#50 Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital 27.2/100
None
Much better than expected
Highest
Highest
Highest
No
Santa Monica, CA

 

Resource : U.S.News & World Report US News Health  www.health.usnews.com

U.S. News Best Hospitals Data: Orthopedics

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Orthopedics

Nearly 1,600 hospitals are listed in Orthopedics. All are experienced in treating difficult cases—a hospital is listed only if at least 267 inpatients who needed a high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2006, 2007, and 2008, or if surveyed specialists recommended the hospital for such patients. The top 50 hospitals are ranked by score. Those below the top 50 are listed alphabetically.

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