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Reasons Why NewYork-Presbyterian is a Top Hospital

NewYork-Presbyterian has been recognized as one of the nation's best hospitals in U.S. News & World Report's 2021–2022 "Best Hospitals" rankings. Ranked #7 in the country and #1 in New York, we have also received the distinction of being ranked in the top 5 nationwide in 5 specialties. With internationally renowned physicians working together across disciplines, we can offer our patients the highest quality of care.

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New York’s top-ranked hospital for over 20 years

NewYork-Presbyterian is New York’s No. 1 hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 Best Hospital ranking. With expert physicians from Columbia and Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian has been the best hospital in New York for 21 years in a row.

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One of the Best Children's Hospitals in the Nation

NewYork-Presbyterian is nationally ranked among the top children’s hospitals for 15 years in a row based on the U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 Best Children’s Hospital ranking. Our two locations — NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital and NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children’s Hospital were ranked as best in New York for Neonatology, Cardiac and Heart Surgery, and Neurology/Neurosurgery.

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More top doctors than any other U.S. hospital

Every year, Castle Connolly surveys more than 250,000 doctors across the country to find out whom among their peers they “trust enough to refer their own family” for the ‘Top Doctors’ listing. NewYork-Presbyterian has more doctors named to ‘Top Doctors’ than any other hospital in the United States.

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Home to Columbia and Weill Cornell physicians

NewYork-Presbyterian benefits from the highly-regarded faculties and research of two Ivy League medical schools, providing a wider breadth of expertise and more medical innovations for our patients.

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No. 1 cardiac program in the Northeast

Ranked No. 4 in the nation for cardiology and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report, we successfully treat some of the highest risk cases in the world.

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Best neurological hospital in the Northeast

We are the top neurological program in the Northeast and No. 2 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.

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We deliver more New Yorkers than any other hospital in New York City and Westchester combined

NewYork-Presbyterian consistently delivers more babies than any other hospital in New York City and Westchester County combined. We are also known for our maternal-fetal medicine programs for women with complex pregnancies and our top-ranked neonatal intensive care units for newborns needing specialized care, including the first pediatric cardiac ICU.

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A National Leader in Telemedicine

We offer a suite of innovative digital health services for patients and providers, delivering care and expertise from your mobile phone, tablet, or computer.

Awards and Recognition


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U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospital

We are proud to be the No. 7 hospital in the nation and the No. 1 hospital in New York, according to U.S. News & World Report Best Hospital ranking. We rank in the top five in five specialties: cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, neurology and neurosurgery, psychiatry, and rheumatology.

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New York Magazine’s Best Doctors

In the 2021 New York magazine “Best Doctors” issue, more than 250 physicians from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, representing 63 specialties, have been recognized as among the best doctors in the New York metropolitan region.

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Castle Connolly Top Doctors

When more than 250,000 leading doctors were asked to name the nation’s best physicians in various specialties “to whom you would send members of your family,” more physicians from NewYork-Presbyterian were named America’s Top Doctors than from any other hospital in the nation.