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U.S. News Rankings

Cleveland Clinic Children’s has been recognized as a national leader.

Nationally Ranked and Locally Trusted

Cleveland Clinic Children’s earned national recognition from U.S. News & World Report in all 10 specialties in the 2023-2024 edition of “Best Children’s Hospitals”:

  • Cancer (23).
  • Cardiology and heart surgery (10).
  • Diabetes and endocrinology (30).
  • Gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery (19).
  • Neonatology (18).
  • Nephrology (28).
  • Neurology and neurosurgery (24).
  • Orthopaedics (29).
  • Pulmonology and lung surgery (30).
  • Urology (18).

“Our Cleveland Clinic Children’s caregivers are committed to a shared sense of purpose for our youngest patients,” said Tom Mihaljevic, MD, Cleveland Clinic CEO and President, and holder of the Morton L. Mandel CEO Chair. “Our dedicated pediatric specialists provide excellent patient outcomes that are among the best in the country. We are proud of the work they do every day.”

“We are honored to once again be recognized as a national leader in pediatric care by U.S. News,” said Robert Wyllie, MD, Chair of Cleveland Clinic Children’s. “These rankings are a testament to the hard work and dedication of our caregivers who strive to make a difference in the lives of our young patients every day through high quality patient care, research, education and advocacy.”

Quality and safety have always been a priority at Cleveland Clinic Children’s. We now have even more safety precautions at every location, so all you need to worry about is the health and wellness of your child. We offer both in-person and virtual visits for your convenience.

About the Rankings

The U.S. News rankings were developed to help patients, families and physicians determine the hospitals that provide the best care for serious or complicated medical conditions or procedures. The rankings recognize the top 50 children’s hospitals in 10 medical specialties, determined based on a number of criteria, including:

  • Hospital survival rates.
  • Nurse staffing.
  • Sub-specialist availability.

In addition to the data, pediatric specialists were asked to recommend the hospitals they consider best for children with challenging problems.

About Cleveland Clinic Children’s

Cleveland Clinic Children's is dedicated to medical, surgical and rehabilitative care of infants, children and adolescents. The staff uses the latest technology and most recent research to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Children's has more than 400 pediatric specialists who are leaders in research for cardiac care, neurological conditions, digestive diseases and other conditions. More than 80 of our staff are annually named as "Best Doctors" by their peers. Cleveland Clinic Children's is consistently rated among the "Best Children’s Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report.

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