U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals

Top-Ranked Pediatric Hospitals for Diabetes & Endocrinology

These are the 50 top-ranked centers for children with serious diabetes or endocrine disorders. Management of diabetes, overall infection prevention and a range of diabetes treatment options were among the factors making up 75 percent of the score, based mostly on data from a U.S. News survey of children's hospitals. The other 25 percent reflects how many of 450 pediatric diabetes specialists surveyed in 2011, 2012 and 2013 recommended the hospital.

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Showing 11–20 of 50

Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Diabetic-patient management Use of infection-preventing measures Diabetes & endocrinology patient volume Nurse-patient ratio
#11

Texas Children's Hospital

75.4 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 19.5%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Very good

75

Score: 20

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Very high

100

Score: 34

Very high: 33 to 36 out of 36

Good

75

Score: 2.8

Good: 2.6-​3.0

#12

Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA

74.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 12.3%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Very good

75

Score: 20

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 17

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.1

Superior: 3.1 and above

#13

Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital

73.3 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 10.7%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Very good

75

Score: 18

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 22

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Good

75

Score: 3.0

Good: 2.6-​3.0

#14

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

72.9 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 15.8%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Superior

100

Score: 19

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Superior

100

Score: 21

Superior: 21 to 23 out of 23

Low

5

Score: 14

Low: 1 to 15 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.5

Superior: 3.1 and above

#15

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford

72.4 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 19.2%

Strong: 15.0%-​49.9%

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Superior

100

Score: 21

Superior: 21 to 23 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 18

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.5

Superior: 3.1 and above

#16

Rady Children's Hospital

70.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.9%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Superior

100

Score: 21

Superior: 21 to 23 out of 23

High

75

Score: 28

High: 27 to 32 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.3

Superior: 3.1 and above

#17

Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

69.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 13.6%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Very good

75

Score: 19

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 17

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Average

50

Score: 2.3

Average: 2.3-​2.5

#18

Seattle Children's Hospital

68.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 9.5%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Very good

75

Score: 18

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Very good

75

Score: 19

Very good: 16 to 20 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 26

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Good

75

Score: 2.8

Good: 2.6-​3.0

#19

Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

68.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.6%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 18 out of 20

Superior

100

Score: 23

Superior: 21 to 23 out of 23

High

75

Score: 29

High: 27 to 32 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.3

Superior: 3.1 and above

#19

Winthrop-​University Hospital Children's Medical Center

68.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.2%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Superior

100

Score: 20

Superior: 19 or 20 out of 20

Superior

100

Score: 22

Superior: 21 to 23 out of 23

Average

50

Score: 22

Average: 16 to 26 out of 36

Superior

100

Score: 3.7

Superior: 3.1 and above

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