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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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Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

Barrington, IL

33.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Medium

50

867 discharges

Medium=700-​899

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Chicago, IL

41.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Low

5

564 discharges

Low=500-​699

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Park Ridge, IL

47.6 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

2,334 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Advocate South Suburban Hospital

Hazel Crest, IL

20.5 / 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

Lowest

5

492 discharges

Lowest=0-​499

Low

5

Score: 1.0

Low=1.0-​1.2

Score: x

Affinity Medical Center

Massillon, OH

30.9 / 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

Low

5

547 discharges

Low=500-​699

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Agnesian Healthcare

Fond Du Lac, WI

23.2 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Worse than expected

5

Score: 4

Worse than expected=3-​4

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Lowest

5

382 discharges

Lowest=0-​499

Lowest

5

Score: 0.9

Lowest=below 1.0

Score: x

Aiken Regional Medical Centers

Aiken, SC

13.9 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Much worse than expected

0.1

Score: 2

Much worse than expected=1-​2

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Lowest

5

477 discharges

Lowest=0-​499

Low

5

Score: 1.2

Low=1.0-​1.2

Score: x

Akron General Medical Center

Akron, OH

45.5 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.6%

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

1,889 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: √

Alamance Regional Medical Center

Burlington, NC

23.3 / 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

High

75

1,043 discharges

High=900-​1,399

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Albany Medical Center

35.8 / 100

None

0.1

Score: 0.0%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

1,526 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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