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Top-Ranked Pediatric Hospitals for Nephrology

These are the 50 top-ranked centers for children with serious kidney disorders. Survival following kidney transplant, biopsy complications and overall infection prevention 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 nephrologists surveyed in 2011, 2012 and 2013 recommended the hospital.

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National Rank Hospital U.S. News Score
#41

Children's Hospital of Michigan

Detroit, MI

50.7 / 100
#42

Mayo Clinic Children's Center

Rochester, MN

50.0 / 100
#43

Miami Children's Hospital

Miami, FL

49.8 / 100
#44

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI

48.8 / 100

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#45

North Carolina Children's Hospital at UNC

Chapel Hill, NC

48.5 / 100
#46

Children's Hospital Colorado

Aurora, CO

46.3 / 100
#47

Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center

New Hyde Park, NY

45.6 / 100
#48

American Family Children's Hospital

Madison, WI

44.9 / 100
#48

Nemours Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Wilmington, DE

44.9 / 100
#50

Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Richmond, VA

44.8 / 100

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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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