July 28, 2022
Orthopaedic & Spine Institute Climbs in Ranking as Diabetes & Endocrinology and also Urology Earn Recognition
NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore), including Northwest Community Healthcare (NCH), is among the top 50 hospitals in the country for Orthopedics, Diabetes & Endocrinology and Urology in U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Hospitals” survey for 2022-23. Additionally, the report ranked NorthShore as the #4 health system in both Illinois and the Chicago metro area.
“We are honored to be recognized and grateful for the hard work of our team members who demonstrate clinical excellence across a broad spectrum of specialties that includes the most complex, high-risk conditions,” said Sean O’Grady, President North Region & Institutes. “These rankings also reflect our organization’s steadfast commitment to safe, seamless and personal care for our patients and communities.”
The NorthShore Orthopaedic & Spine Institute, based at Skokie Hospital, climbed to #29 this year—a significant jump from its debut on the national list last year. According to Jason Koh, MD, the Institute’s Director and Mark R. Neaman Family Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery, “Our orthopaedic experts are world-leading surgeons, researchers, and specialists working with an exceptional dedicated team of anesthesiologists, nurses, assistants. We’re honored to have our teamwork and collaboration be recognized once again as one of the nation’s best hospitals for orthopaedics. We look forward to continuing our mission to develop and deliver the best possible care to restore our patients to pain-free mobility.”
NorthShore also ranked nationally in Diabetes & Endocrinology at #18, and NCH came in at #46 in Urology.
The annual “Best Hospitals” rankings, now in its 33rd year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating patients with the most challenging medical conditions. More than 4,500 hospitals nationwide were analyzed and ranked in 15 specialties and 20 procedures and conditions.