U.S. New and World Report surveyed specialists and sifted through data to rank the hospitals in a number of ways.
When it comes to tops in the New York Metro region, here are the top five:
1. New York-Presbyterian of Columbia and Cornell
2. NYU Langone
3. Mount Sinai
4. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
5. Hospital for Special Surgery
When it comes to specialties, Mount Sinai was tops in the country for geriatrics. Memorial Sloan-Kettering rated second for cancer treatment, and the Hospital for Special Surgery was tops in orthopedics and second in rheumatology.
To see all the rankings, visit Health.USnews.com/best-hospitals/rankings