July 24 , 2006
nation’s top hospitals
Emory University Hospital again has joined the ranks of America’s top medical institutions in U.S. News & World Report’s
guide to “America’s Best Hospitals.”
Emory ranked among the nation’s best hospitals in eight specialties, including four top-20 rankings. Its eight specialties are more than any other hospital in Georgia, and no other hospital in the state shares rankings in the same categories as Emory. Overall, Emory is one of 176 hospitals, out of more than 5,100 medical centers in the country, named in one of the magazine’s top 50 specialty rankings.
Emory is recognized in this year’s report for: Heart and Heart Surgery (15), Psychiatry (15), Ophthalmology (16), Neurology and Neurosurgery (18), Kidney Disease (25), Gynecology (33), Ear, Nose and Throat (36), Urology (44).