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2021-22 Best Hospitals for Cardiology & Heart Surgery


2021-22 Best Hospitals for Cardiology & Heart Surgery

U.S. News evaluates a hospital's performance in treating patients with challenging heart conditions such as advanced cardiovascular disease and other complex conditions.
Hospitals are evaluated on 30-day survival; patient satisfaction; the proportion of patients who were discharged home after treatment (rather than going to another care facility); the quality and level of nurse staffing; advanced programs and technologies such as transplant programs; patient services such as cardiac rehabilitation and hospice; and other measures of care.
Best Hospitals for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Compare hospital ratings for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair. An Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm is an enlargement of the lower part of this major vessel descending from the heart. A rupture of this vessel could lead to life-threatening bleeding, and clots from the aneurysm can block blood flow to various parts of the body.
U.S. News evaluates how well hospitals perform in abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using data on patient survival, nurse staffing, number of patients treated and more. Hospitals received one of three ratings: high performing, average or below average. Hospitals that earned a high performing rating were significantly better than the national average.
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center Houston, TX

NATIONALLY RANKED Cardiology & Heart Surgery #13 in the Nation

#3 in Texas
Recognized in Gulf Coast
#2 in Houston
in 2 Adult Specialties
in 13 Procedures/Conditions