Duke Neurosurgery and Duke Neurology have been ranked #23 in the country by U.S. News & World Report, which released its annual hospital rankings today.
Duke University Hospital also remains the #1 hospital in North Carolina and #1 in the Raleigh-Durham metropolitan area.
Rankings consider patient outcomes, technology and other care resources, and reputation among peers, among other factors. Based on reputation alone, Duke Neurosurgery ranks #10 in the country.
Three other adult specialties at Duke University Hospital also earned top-25 rankings in this year’s report:
- Cancer (#22)
- Ophthalmology (#6)
- Orthopedics (#19)