Best Hospitals in Maryland

Maryland has about 70 hospitals, five of which are nationally ranked. Twenty-five other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranks hospitals in the Baltimore metro area.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Baltimore

Best Hospitals by Region

Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland, Western Maryland

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#1

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #1 in Baltimore metro area

Includes data from: Wilmer Eye Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital

15 Nationally Ranked Specialties
1 High-Performing Specialty
#2

University of Maryland Medical Center

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #2 in Baltimore metro area

5 Nationally Ranked Specialties
7 High-Performing Specialties
#3

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #3 in Baltimore metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
10 High-Performing Specialties
#4

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #4 in Baltimore metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
9 High-Performing Specialties

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#5

Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #5 in Baltimore metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
#6

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #6 in Baltimore metro area

12 High-Performing Specialties
#7

Harbor Hospital

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #7 in Baltimore metro area

10 High-Performing Specialties
#7

St. Joseph Medical Center

Towson, MD

Ranked #7 in Baltimore metro area

10 High-Performing Specialties
#9

Holy Cross Hospital

Silver Spring, MD

Ranked #4 in Washington DC metro area

9 High-Performing Specialties
#9

Mercy Medical Center

Baltimore, MD

Ranked #9 in Baltimore metro area

9 High-Performing Specialties

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The Methodology & Awards

Gold — Nationally Ranked: hospitals that excel in difficult cases in one or more specialties.

Silver — High-Performing: hospitals in the tier just below nationally ranked Best Hospitals.

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