U.S. News Best Hospitals

Top-Ranked Hospitals for Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

More than 1,570 hospitals are listed in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 561 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.

How We Rank Hospitals

See All Specialty Rankings

Showing 11–20 of 1570

Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Success in keeping patients safe Gastroenterology & GI Surgery patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition
#24

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

63.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.7%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,648 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#23

Barnes-​Jewish Hospital/​Washington University

63.3 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.6%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

6,373 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#43

Duke University Medical Center

58.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.4%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

3,776 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

57.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.9%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

4,520 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#27

UCSF Medical Center

61.9 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.9%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,439 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#42

University of Chicago Medical Center

58.5 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.7%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

2,461 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.7

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Medical University of South Carolina

56.8 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 6.4%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,881 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#10

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

68.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.6%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

3,425 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

39.2 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.5%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 1

Much worse than expected=1-​2

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,335 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#22

Brigham and Women's Hospital

63.4 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 5.2%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

4,161 discharges

Highest=1,800 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

<1 2 3 4 .. 157>

Disclaimer and a note about your health