Best Hospitals in Kentucky

Kentucky has 130 hospitals, one of which is nationally ranked. Seven other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranks hospitals in the Louisville metro area.

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Regional Hospitals Legend
Hospital Rank Cancer Cardiology and heart surgery Diabetes and endocrinology Ear, nose and throat Gastroenterology and GI surgery Geriatrics Gynecology Nephrology Neurology and neurosurgery Opthalmology Orthopedics Psychiatry Pulmonology Rehabilitation Rheumatology Urology
Hospital Rank Cancer Cardiology and heart surgery Diabetes and endocrinology Ear, nose and throat Gastroenterology and GI surgery Geriatrics Gynecology Nephrology Neurology and neurosurgery Ophthalmology Orthopedics Psychiatry Pulmonology Rehabilitation Rheumatology Urology  
St. Elizabeth Edgewood
Edgewood, KY
#1 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
Baptist Health Louisville
Louisville, KY
#2 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital
Lexington, KY
#2 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
Baptist Health Lexington
Lexington, KY
#4 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
Jewish Hospital
Louisville, KY
#5 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
Norton Hospital
Louisville, KY
#6 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
University of Louisville Hospital
Louisville, KY
#7 Nationally Ranked Nationally Ranked  
King's Daughters Medical Center
Ashland, KY
#8 Nationally Ranked  
St. Elizabeth Florence
Florence, KY
#8 Nationally Ranked  
St. Elizabeth Fort Thomas
Fort Thomas, KY
#8 Nationally Ranked  
St. Joseph East
Lexington, KY
#8 Nationally Ranked  

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