U.S. News Best Hospitals

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Cardiology & Heart Surgery

You can find information here about 708 hospitals in Cardiology & Heart Surgery. All treat significant numbers of difficult patients – a hospital is listed only if it treated at least 1,335 such inpatients in 2010, 2011 and 2012. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are ranked. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Showing 41–50 of 708

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#41

Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

59.2 / 100

None

0.1

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

11,320 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average: 1.3-​1.6

#41

Tampa General Hospital

59.2 / 100

None

0.1

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

5,417 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest: 2.0 or above

#41

UF Health Shands Hospital

Gainesville, FL

59.2 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.2%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

5,006 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High: 1.7-​1.9

#44

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital-​Sentara Heart Hospital

59.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.6%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Highest

100

6,542 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average: 1.3-​1.6

#45

Medical Center of Central Georgia

58.8 / 100

None

0.1

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

8,521 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High: 1.7-​1.9

#46

Rush University Medical Center

58.7 / 100

None

0.1

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited: 1 out of 5

Medium

50

3,217 discharges

Medium: 2,500-​3,499

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest: 2.0 or above

#47

St. Luke's Hospital

57.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.8%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

5,025 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High: 1.7-​1.9

#48

Bethesda North Hospital

57.3 / 100

None

0.1

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected: 7 or 8

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

High

75

4,450 discharges

High: 3,500-​4,499

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest: 2.0 or above

#48

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Iowa City, IA

57.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.9%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

3,058 discharges

Medium: 2,500-​3,499

High

75

Score: 1.7

High: 1.7-​1.9

#50

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers

57.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.2%

Significant: 3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Highest

100

6,678 discharges

Highest: 4,500 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.8

Highest: 2.0 or above

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