UC San Diego Medical Center

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #5 in California

Ranked #1 in San Diego metro area

UC San Diego Medical Center in San Diego, CA is ranked nationally in 10 adult specialties. It was also high-performing in 4 adult specialties, as shown below. UC San Diego Medical Center is a 530-bed general medical and surgical facility with 26,722 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 9,472 annual inpatient and 17,625 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 61,446 visits. UC San Diego Medical Center is a teaching hospital.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 147 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,806 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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For more about this hospital, see hospital details. The information shown is provided by the American Hospital Association, which compiles data on all U.S. hospitals through an annual survey and from other sources. Hospital ownership, number of doctors and nurses, volume of births and ER visits, and available services such as sports medicine are just a few examples of data collected by the AHA. Find out more at www.ahadata.com.

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Location & Contact Information

UC San Diego Medical Center

200 West Arbor Drive

San Diego, CA 92103-1911

(619) 543–6222


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