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Out of nearly 5,000 hospitals in the United States

Only 147 performed well enough to be nationally ranked in even one specialty

Only 1 hospital in Louisiana is national ranked in any specialty

Ochsner Medical Center is nationally ranked in 8 specialties

And we are 1 of only 37 hospitals in the nation ranked in 8 or more specialties

We are very proud to be recognized among the Top Hospitals in the nation. This recognition validates our efforts to provide an unparalleled level of care to the people of the Gulf South and beyond, while establishing a benchmark for us to measure our continued success.

Today we pause to celebrate and thank all physicians who serve on our medical staff, every nurse, technician, and every colleague affiliated with the Ochsner Health System for your commitment to provide the best care to every patient who comes through our doors.

It's what we call healthcare with peace of mind.

Ochsner Medical Center
Ochsner Medical Center - West Bank Campus

Nationally Ranked in 8 Specialties

Nationally Ranked #21
in Diabetes and Endocrinology
Diabetes and Endocrinology
Nationally Ranked # 16
in Gastroenterology
Ranked # 24
in Pulmonology
Nationally Ranked # 24
in Cardiology & Heart Surgery
Cardiology & Heart Surgery
Nationally Ranked # 45
in Nephrology
Nationally Ranked # 35
in Neurology & Neurosurgery
Neurology & Neurosurgery
Nationally Ranked # 31
in Orthopedics
Nationally Ranked # 42
in Geriatrics
Recognized as High Performing
in Urology
Recognized as High Performing
in Ear, Nose & Throat
Ear, Nose & Throat
Recognized as High Performing
in Gynecology
Recognized as High Performing
in Cancer
Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner
Recognized as High Performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery