Ranked #1 hospital in DFW … Among the best in the nation
UT Southwestern Medical Center’s expertise in a wide variety of disciplines is reflected in the annual rankings of America’s Best Hospitals from U.S. News & World Report.
In the 2017-18 listings, UT Southwestern was ranked the No. 1 Best Hospital in Dallas-Fort Worth and the No. 2 Best Hospital in Texas.
At the same time, 14 specialties and procedures were rated among the best in the nation, earning either a national ranking or high performing recognition in adult specialties.
UT Southwestern earned recognition for 2017-18 in:
Nationally Ranked (Top 50)
Urology (ranked #19)
Geriatrics (ranked #24)
Diabetes & Endocrinology (ranked #25)
Neurology & Neurosurgery (ranked #38)
Nephrology (ranked #39)
Ear, Nose & Throat (ranked #50)
Since 1990, U.S. News & World Report has identified the nation’s elite medical centers, annually evaluating thousands of health care institutions.
Rankings are determined by a combination of criteria, including objective measures of quality, such as:
- Mortality and patient safety rates
- Nurse/patient ratio
- Procedure volume
For patients, the rankings reflect UT Southwestern’s delivery of outstanding care, provided by highly trained physicians and staff utilizing the latest advanced treatments and technologies. A commitment to groundbreaking research that advances medical science also contributes significantly to our leading-edge care.
UT Southwestern Medical Center is delivering the future of medicine, today. To schedule an appointment with any of our specialties or clinics, please call 214-645-8300.