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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Ear, Nose & Throat

More than 690 hospitals are listed in Ear, Nose & Throat. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 25 inpatients in need of a high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2009, 2010 and 2011 or if enough specialists recommended the hospital for such patients. The top 50 hospitals are ranked, based on score. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Showing 41–50 of 693

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#41

Lenox Hill Hospital-​Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Institute

68.0 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Medium

50

34 discharges

Medium=20-​49

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#42

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center

67.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Medium

50

48 discharges

Medium=20-​49

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#43

Hackensack University Medical Center

67.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

119 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#43

IU Health Academic Health Center

67.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.9%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

166 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#43

Memorial Sloan-​Kettering Cancer Center

67.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.0%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

248 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#43

South Shore Hospital

South Weymouth, MA

67.1 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Medium

50

42 discharges

Medium=20-​49

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

#43

University of Maryland Medical Center

67.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

222 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#48

UC San Diego Medical Center

66.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.0%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

104 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#49

Alexian Brothers Medical Center

Elk Grove Village, IL

66.5 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Medium

50

38 discharges

Medium=20-​49

Average

50

Score: 1.5

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#49

Keck Hospital of USC

66.5 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 4.4%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

150 discharges

Highest=100 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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