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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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Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Success in keeping patients safe Orthopedics patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition
#25

Houston Methodist Hospital

Houston, TX

57.1 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.8%

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

Highest

100

4,406 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Methodist Hospital

San Antonio, TX

36.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.3%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

4,379 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.5

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

#9

Cedars-​Sinai Medical Center

Los Angeles, CA

64.7 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 3.1%

Significant=3.0%-​14.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

4,265 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

#7

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Philadelphia, PA

65.1 / 100

Significant

50

Score: 8.5%

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

4,216 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

Mount Carmel East and West Hospitals

Columbus, OH

35.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 1.2%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

4,183 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Low

5

Score: 1.2

Low=1.0-​1.2

Score: x

Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Milwaukee, WI

48.3 / 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

4,176 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.8

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

Orlando Regional Medical Center

Orlando, FL

44.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 0.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

4,128 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

St. Thomas Hospital

Nashville, TN

45.3 / 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

4,120 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.4

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

Kettering Medical Center

Kettering, OH

47.2 / 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

Highest

100

4,097 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.3

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset, NY

42.0 / 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

3,961 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.2

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

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