NewYork-Presbyterian ranks in top 3 nationally for cardiology/heart surgery, neurology/neurosurgery, nephrology, and psychiatry
New York, NY – July 15, 2014 – For the 14th consecutive year, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital earned a spot on U.S. News & World Report’s prestigious “Best Hospitals” Honor Roll, published online today. The hospital ranks No. 6 on the Honor Roll, which recognizes national excellence in multiple specialties. Only 17 hospitals out of 5,000 nationwide were included. In addition, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital again earned the top spot among all hospitals in New York state and the New York metro region.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital – one of the largest and most comprehensive in the country, with some 2,600 beds – ranks second in the nation for neurology/neurosurgery and psychiatry. The hospital also ranks in the top five in four other specialties: cardiology and heart surgery (No. 3), nephrology (No. 3), rheumatology, a collaborative program with the Hospital for Special Surgery (No. 3), and urology (No. 5).
In four additional specialties, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital ranks in the top 10: diabetes and endocrinology (No. 6), geriatrics (No. 6), gastroenterology and GI surgery (No. 8), and pulmonology (No. 8).
The hospital also ranks among the top 50 hospitals for cancer; ear, nose and throat; gynecology; orthopedics; and rehabilitation, and is recognized as “high performing” in ophthalmology.