U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals

Top-Ranked Pediatric Hospitals for Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

These are the 50 top-ranked centers for children with serious digestive disorders. Clinical research, liver transplant survival and patient volume 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 liver specialists surveyed in 2011, 2012 and 2013 recommended the hospital.

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Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Three-year liver transplant survival Prevention of ICU infections Use of infection-preventing measures Gastroenterology & GI surgery patient volume Surgery volume
#34

Shands Hospital for Children at the University of Florida

Gainesville, FL

58.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.0%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 2

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 4

Very good: 4 or 5 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 21

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

Average

50

Score: 26

Average: 26 to 40 out of 60

Average

50

Score: 4

Average: 4 or 5 out of 8

#18

St. Louis Children's Hospital-​Washington University

69.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 9.0%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Average

50

Score: 2

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 4

Very good: 4 or 5 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 23

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

Average

50

Score: 34

Average: 26 to 40 out of 60

High

75

Score: 6

High: 6 or 7 out of 8

#19

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

68.8 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 10.9%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Average

50

Score: 2

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 3

Significant: 1 to 3 out of 6

Superior

100

Score: 25

Superior: 25 to 27 out of 27

Average

50

Score: 30

Average: 26 to 40 out of 60

Average

50

Score: 5

Average: 4 or 5 out of 8

#30

University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

60.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.9%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 2

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 4

Very good: 4 or 5 out of 6

Superior

100

Score: 27

Superior: 25 to 27 out of 27

High

75

Score: 47

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

High

75

Score: 7

High: 6 or 7 out of 8

#35

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

57.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 9.1%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 1 to 3 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 20

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

High

75

Score: 45

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

High

75

Score: 7

High: 6 or 7 out of 8

#48

Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics

50.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.5%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 1 to 3 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 23

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

High

75

Score: 47

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

Average

50

Score: 4

Average: 4 or 5 out of 8

#43

Mayo Clinic Children's Center

54.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 3

Significant: 1 to 3 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 19

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

Average

50

Score: 40

Average: 26 to 40 out of 60

Average

50

Score: 4

Average: 4 or 5 out of 8

#32

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

59.5 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 5

Very good: 4 or 5 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 21

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

High

75

Score: 45

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

High

75

Score: 6

High: 6 or 7 out of 8

#27

New York-​Presbyterian Morgan Stanley-​Komansky Children's Hospital

62.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 12.4%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 3

Significant: 1 to 3 out of 6

Very good

75

Score: 23

Very good: 18 to 24 out of 27

High

75

Score: 54

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

Very high

100

Score: 8

Very high: 8 out of 8

#28

Rady Children's Hospital

61.2 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Average

50

Score: 1

Average: 1 or 2 out of 3

Superior

100

Score: 6

Superior: 6 out of 6

Superior

100

Score: 26

Superior: 25 to 27 out of 27

High

75

Score: 42

High: 41 to 55 out of 60

High

75

Score: 7

High: 6 or 7 out of 8

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