NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is one of the most comprehensive university hospitals in the world, with leading specialists in every field of medicine. We are composed of two renowned medical centers, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, and affiliated with two Ivy League medical institutions, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and Weill Cornell Medical College.
With our dedicated staff, modern facilities, state-of-the-art technology, commitment to quality care, and role in educating future physicians, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital has earned a reputation as a healthcare leader. Whether providing specialty care to the tiniest newborns, performing complex cardiothoracic surgery, or offering comprehensive primary care, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital delivers excellence in healthcare with compassion and caring.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital was voted the best hospital in the greater New York area in New York Magazine's 2006 Best Hospitals survey. More than 30000 physicians from in and around New York were asked to rank area hospitals in each of ten areas of care. Over 1000 responding physicians voted NewYork-Presbyterian as the hospital that best fulfilled its mission. We were also voted number one in pediatrics, psychiatry, cancer care, obstetrics and gynecology, and neurology/neuroscience, and placed in the top three for the remaining specialties in the survey. [see the full list of ranked specialties].
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is also ranked higher in more specialties than any other hospital in the New York area by U.S.News & World Report™. In 2007, our high scores earned us a rank of 6th in the nation on the U.S.News Honor Roll of America's Best Hospitals for the second year in a row. [see the Honor Roll]
Recently, more than 250,000 leading doctors were asked to name the nation's best physicians in various specialties – those "to whom you would send members of your family." The annual survey, conducted by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., is published in America's Top Doctors. This year, more physicians from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital were named to America's Top Doctors than from any other hospital in the nation.
Residents living in the tri-state region have convenient access to quality healthcare services through the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System. This federation of top-level hospitals, specialty institutes, and continuing care centers in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut delivers a wide range of services to the communities it serves.
When you or a member of your family require care, we at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital will provide the exceptional services that you expect from a first-rate medical institution. From new treatments for heart disease and cancer, to major progress in genetically based diseases, we are makingdramatic advancements in improving the healthcare of the communities we serve.