U.S. News Best Children's Hospitals

Top-Ranked Pediatric Hospitals for Urology

These are the 50 top-ranked centers for children with serious urological conditions. Bloodstream infections from urinary catheters, nurse staffing 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 urologists surveyed in 2011, 2012 and 2013 recommended the hospital.

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Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Minimizing surgical complications Prevention of urinary tract infections Use of infection-preventing measures Urology patient volume Surgery volume
#21

Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital

Cleveland, OH

67.7 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Superior

100

Score: 18

Superior: 17 or 18 out of 18

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

High

75

Score: 13

High: 12 or 13 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 3

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#22

St. Louis Children's Hospital-​Washington University

Saint Louis, MO

67.6 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.6%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Significant

50

Score: 13

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

Very high

100

Score: 14

Very high: 14 or 24 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 9

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#23

Miami Children's Hospital

Miami, FL

66.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Significant

50

Score: 11

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 3

Superior

100

Score: 19

Superior: 18 or 19 out of 19

High

75

Score: 13

High: 12 or 13 out of 24

Average

50

Score: 11

Average: 11 to 15 out of 20

#24

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford

Palo Alto, CA

64.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.0%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Significant

50

Score: 12

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Superior

100

Score: 18

Superior: 18 or 19 out of 19

High

75

Score: 13

High: 12 or 13 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 10

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#25

Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Hartford, CT

63.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.2%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Very good

75

Score: 16

Very good: 15 or 16 out of 18

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

Very high

100

Score: 17

Very high: 14 or 24 out of 24

Average

50

Score: 11

Average: 11 to 15 out of 20

#26

Doernbecher Children's Hospital at Oregon Health and Science University

Portland, OR

61.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.8%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 15 or 16 out of 18

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Superior

100

Score: 18

Superior: 18 or 19 out of 19

Low

5

Score: 7

Low: 1 to 9 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 10

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#26

Wolfson Children's Hospital

Jacksonville, FL

61.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.0%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Significant

50

Score: 14

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 3

Significant

50

Score: 9

Significant: 9 to 14 out of 19

High

75

Score: 13

High: 12 or 13 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 9

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#28

Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital

New York, NY

58.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.2%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Significant

50

Score: 14

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Very good

75

Score: 3

Very good: 3 out of 3

Superior

100

Score: 18

Superior: 18 or 19 out of 19

Low

5

Score: 6

Low: 1 to 9 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 5

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#28

UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

San Francisco, CA

58.0 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 12.1%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Significant

50

Score: 11

Significant: 11 to 14 out of 18

Modest

25

Score: 1

Modest: 1 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

Average

50

Score: 11

Average: 10 or 11 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 9

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

#30

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI

56.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Very good

75

Score: 15

Very good: 15 or 16 out of 18

Significant

50

Score: 2

Significant: 2 out of 3

Very good

75

Score: 17

Very good: 15 to 17 out of 19

High

75

Score: 12

High: 12 or 13 out of 24

Low

5

Score: 7

Low: 1 to 10 out of 20

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