#1 Hospital in Texas for Patient Care & Safety

U.S. News & World Report has named Houston Methodist Hospital the Best Hospital in Texas for 10 years in a row. Houston Methodist is the No. 1 hospital in Texas and No. 16 in the nation. We are nationally ranked in 10 specialties — the most in the state. By offering innovative treatments, we have been a national leader in patient care throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, to better protect you, we took it one step further by requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for all of our physicians, staff and employees.


For more than 100 years, we have provided you the best — and safest — clinical care, advanced technology and patient experience. That is our promise of leading medicine.

Committed to Patient Care, Safety and Excellence


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Nationally Ranked in 10 Specialties, the Most in Texas

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High Performing Perfect Score

In addition to the specialties listed above, Houston Methodist is rated high performing in 17 out of 17 common conditions and procedures evaluated by U.S. News & World Report. “High performing” means that a hospital performs significantly better than the national average.

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How We're Ranked

This year, U.S. News & World Report evaluated more than 4,700 hospitals nationwide on key health factors, including quality of care, patient experience and hospital reputation. 

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