Children's Medical Center #1 In Orthopedics, Other DFW Hospitals Nationally Ranked

Jul 17, 2013

U.S. News & World Report has released its annual hospital rankings, and several North Texas systems can boast nationally recognized specialties. But Children’s Medical Center in Dallas has something special to brag about, a number one ranking in pediatric orthopedics.

Four DFW hospital systems are nationally ranked. Children’s medical center in 10 specialties, Baylor University Medical Center in seven, Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth has five nationally ranked specialties and UT Southwestern has four.

The top three specialties for each hospital are listed below. Click here to search the full list.

Children’s Medical Center

  • #1 in pediatric orthopedics
  • #14 in pediatric nephrology
  • #16 in pediatric gastroenterology and GI surgery

Baylor University Medical Center

  • #16 in gastroenterology and GI Surgery
  • #18 in nephrology
  •  #22 in pulmonology

Cook Children’s Medical Center

  • #24 in pediatric neonatology
  • #30 in pediatric nephrology
  • #31 in pediatric diabetes and endocrinology

UT Southwestern

  • #18 in neurology and neurosurgery
  • #21 in urology
  • #29 in gynecology