University Hospital

Badge: nationally ranked Nationally Ranked Hospital

Ranked #6 in Texas

Recognized in South Texas Plains

Ranked #1 in San Antonio metro area

University Hospital in San Antonio, TX is ranked nationally in 1 adult specialty. It was also high-performing in 6 adult specialties, as shown below. University Hospital is a 378-bed general medical and surgical facility with 21,214 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 7,429 annual inpatient and 7,642 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 61,510 visits. University Hospital is a teaching hospital.

Adult Specialties

This hospital was among 144 facilities—roughly 3 percent of the 4,743 analyzed for the latest Best Hospitals rankings—to be ranked in even one of the 16 specialties.

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Patient Satisfaction

Under a federal program, most U.S. hospitals now sample recently discharged patients and ask them about their stay. In a year's worth of surveys, here's how this hospital's patients responded to a key question, along with averages within the state and nationally.


Whether patients would recommend the hospital to friends and family:

State Average
National Average
Probably or definitely not
State Average
National Average

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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

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Location & Contact Information

University Hospital

4502 Medical Drive

San Antonio, TX 78229-4493

(210) 358–4000

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