#1 hospital in DFW, 5th year in a row.
At the Front of the Front Lines.
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 2021-22 listings, UT Southwestern is again ranked the #1 hospital in Dallas-Fort Worth and the #2 hospital in Texas – the fifth consecutive year UT Southwestern has earned those distinctions.
At the same time, one additional specialty and 14 procedures or conditions are highly rated.
High Performing Procedures/Conditions & Specialty
- Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
- Aortic Valve Surgery
- Back Surgery (Spinal Fusion)
- Colon Cancer Surgery
- Heart Attack
- Heart Bypass Surgery
- Heart Failure
- Hip Fracture
- Kidney Failure
- Lung Cancer Surgery
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.
The top-rated rankings also mirror UT Southwestern’s No. 1 Mission – Our Patients’ Good Health. For more than 75 years, UT Southwestern has been promoting good health – and a healthy society – so that everyone can achieve his or her own potential, unrestrained by disease or debilitating conditions.
It’s a mission that we fulfill by:
- EDUCATING physicians, scientists, and caregivers so they are optimally prepared to meet patients’ needs
- DISCOVERING better treatments, cures, and preventive measures through research that has real-world applications
- HEALING with the best care possible today, while always improving and innovating for even better care tomorrow
UT Southwestern’s team of doctors, caregivers, clinicians, researchers, and faculty together work to improve the well-being of the people of North Texas and beyond.
In short, our patients are the No. 1 reason we do what we do, every day.
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.