Best Hospitals in Texas

Texas has nine hospitals that are nationally ranked. Forty-two other hospitals met standards for strong performance within the state. U.S. News also ranks hospitals in the Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio metro areas.

How We Rank Hospitals

Rankings in Metro Areas

Best Hospitals by Metro Area

Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, El Paso, Houston, McAllen (Hidalgo County), San Antonio

Best Hospitals by Region

Big Bend Country, Gulf Coast, Hill Country, Panhandle Plains, Piney Woods, Praries and Lakes, South Texas Plains

State Rank Hospital No. of Specialties Nationally Ranked No. of Specialties High-Performing
#29

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals

Galveston, TX

Ranked #11 in Houston metro area

Recognized in Gulf Coast

3 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center

Webster, TX

Ranked #12 in Houston metro area

Recognized in Gulf Coast

2 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Covenant Hospital

Lubbock, TX

Recognized in Panhandle Plains

2 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Good Shepherd Medical Center

Longview, TX

Recognized in Piney Woods

2 High-Performing Specialties

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#33

Medical Center Arlington

Arlington, TX

Ranked #12 in Dallas-Fort Worth metro area

Recognized in Praries and Lakes

2 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Plaza Medical Center

Fort Worth, TX

Ranked #12 in Dallas-Fort Worth metro area

Recognized in Praries and Lakes

2 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Santa Rosa Hospital

San Antonio, TX

Ranked #4 in San Antonio metro area

Recognized in South Texas Plains

2 High-Performing Specialties
#33

Seton Medical Center Williamson

Round Rock, TX

Ranked #3 in Austin metro area

Recognized in Hill Country

2 High-Performing Specialties
#40

Christus Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-Memorial

Corpus Christi, TX

Recognized in Gulf Coast

1 High-Performing Specialty
#40

JPS Health Network

Fort Worth, TX

Ranked #14 in Dallas-Fort Worth metro area

Recognized in Praries and Lakes

1 High-Performing Specialty

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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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