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
#21

Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center

West Islip, NY

Ranked #23 in New York metro area

8 High-Performing Specialties
#22

Huntington Hospital

Huntington, NY

Ranked #25 in New York metro area

7 High-Performing Specialties
#23

Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY

Ranked #3 in Rochester metro area

Recognized in Western New York

6 High-Performing Specialties
#23

Maimonides Medical Center

Brooklyn, NY

Ranked #27 in New York metro area

6 High-Performing Specialties

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#25

Beth Israel Medical Center

New York, NY

Ranked #30 in New York metro area

5 High-Performing Specialties
#25

Downstate Long Island College Hospital

Brooklyn, NY

Ranked #30 in New York metro area

5 High-Performing Specialties
#25

Northern Westchester Hospital

Mount Kisco, NY

Ranked #30 in New York metro area

Recognized in Hudson Valley

5 High-Performing Specialties
#25

Staten Island University Hospital

Staten Island, NY

Ranked #30 in New York metro area

5 High-Performing Specialties
#29

Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Brooklyn, NY

Ranked #39 in New York metro area

3 High-Performing Specialties
#29

St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

New York, NY

Ranked #39 in New York metro area

3 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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