Best Hospitals in New York

New York has nearly 250 hospitals, 14 of which are nationally ranked. Thirty-three other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranks hospitals in the Buffalo, New York, and Rochester metro areas.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Albany, Buffalo, New York, Poughkeepsie-Newburgh, Rochester, Syracuse

Best Hospitals by Region

Central New York, Hudson Valley, Northern New York, Western New York

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#11

St. Barnabas Hospital

Bronx, NY

Ranked #12 in New York metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
6 High-Performing Specialties
#12

Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Buffalo, NY

Ranked #1 in Buffalo metro area

Recognized in Western New York

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
3 High-Performing Specialties
#13

New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

New York, NY

Ranked #13 in New York metro area

1 Nationally Ranked Specialty
1 High-Performing Specialty
#14

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset, NY

Ranked #16 in New York metro area

12 High-Performing Specialties

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#14

Winthrop-University Hospital

Mineola, NY

Ranked #16 in New York metro area

12 High-Performing Specialties
#16

St. Peter's Hospital

Albany, NY

Recognized in Albany metro area

Recognized in Hudson Valley

11 High-Performing Specialties
#17

Albany Medical Center

Albany, NY

Recognized in Albany metro area

Recognized in Hudson Valley

10 High-Performing Specialties
#17

Rochester General Hospital

Rochester, NY

Ranked #2 in Rochester metro area

Recognized in Western New York

10 High-Performing Specialties
#17

Westchester Medical Center

Valhalla, NY

Ranked #19 in New York metro area

Recognized in Hudson Valley

10 High-Performing Specialties
#20

Stony Brook University Hospital

Stony Brook, NY

Ranked #21 in New York 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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