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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Orthopedics

Orthopedics is made up of 1,650 hospitals. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 320 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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Kaiser Permanente Sacramento Medical Center

Sacramento, CA

25.7 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 3

Worse than expected=3-​4

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

3,907 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 4.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#43

Mayo Clinic

Phoenix, AZ

54.0 / 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

Highest

100

1,999 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.6

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

South Texas Spine and Surgical Hospital

San Antonio, TX

45.9 / 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

Low

5

516 discharges

Low=500-​699

Highest

100

Score: 3.6

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Mercy Medical Center Redding

Redding, CA

37.5 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

1,808 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Stanislaus Surgical Hospital

38.9 / 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

Lowest

5

401 discharges

Lowest=0-​499

Highest

100

Score: 3.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Yavapai Regional Medical Center

Prescott, AZ

19.4 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 3

Worse than expected=3-​4

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

High

75

1,002 discharges

High=900-​1,399

Highest

100

Score: 3.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Medical Center of the Rockies

Loveland, CO

41.4 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Medium

50

720 discharges

Medium=700-​899

Highest

100

Score: 3.3

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center

Fresno, CA

35.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Medium

50

896 discharges

Medium=700-​899

Highest

100

Score: 3.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

#2

Mayo Clinic

Rochester, MN

91.1 / 100

Strong

75

Score: 47.4%

Strong=15.0%-​49.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

6,563 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend

Springfield, OR

32.7 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

3,219 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 3.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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