U.S. News Best Hospitals

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Ear, Nose & Throat

You can find information here about 709 hospitals in Ear, Nose & Throat. All treat significant numbers of difficult patients – a hospital is listed only if it treated at least 25 such inpatients in 2010, 2011 and 2012. The 50 top-scoring hospitals are ranked. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Abbott Northwestern Hospital

60.1 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 3

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

High

75

70 discharges

High: 50-​99

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest: 2.0 or above

Abington Memorial Hospital

59.6 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

High

75

74 discharges

High: 50-​99

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average: 1.3-​1.6

Advocate Christ Medical Center

67.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

High

75

55 discharges

High: 50-​99

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest: 2.0 or above

Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital

Downers Grove, IL

61.2 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Medium

50

49 discharges

Medium: 20-​49

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest: 2.0 or above

Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

47.1 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

29 discharges

Medium: 20-​49

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest: 2.0 or above

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

66.9 / 100

None

0.1

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected: 7 or 8

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

High

75

63 discharges

High: 50-​99

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average: 1.3-​1.6

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

67.6 / 100

None

0.1

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected: 5 or 6

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

High

75

73 discharges

High: 50-​99

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average: 1.3-​1.6

#45

Akron General Medical Center

70.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.6%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected: 9 or 10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

38 discharges

Medium: 20-​49

Average

50

Score: 1.5

Average: 1.3-​1.6

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

Atlantic City, NJ

58.4 / 100

None

0.1

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 2

Much worse than expected: 1 or 2

High

100

Score: 5

High: 5 out of 5

Medium

50

43 discharges

Medium: 20-​49

High

75

Score: 1.7

High: 1.7-​1.9

Aultman Hospital

Canton, OH

45.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.3%

Modest: 0.1%-​2.9%

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 2

Much worse than expected: 1 or 2

Moderate

50

Score: 4

Moderate: 2, 3 or 4 out of 5

Medium

50

38 discharges

Medium: 20-​49

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average: 1.3-​1.6

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