Hospital For Joint Diseases Among Top Ten For Orthopaedics and Rheumatology In U.S. News “2011-2012 Best Hospitals”

NYU Langone Medical Center also the #2 Ranked Hospital in NY Metro Area and Among the Nation’s Best in 15 Specialty Areas

July 19, 2011 - 4:30pm

The Hospital for Joint Diseases at NYU Langone Medical Center (HJD) is ranked among the nation’s top 10 for both orthopaedics and rheumatology in the 2011-2012 U.S. News & World Report’s annual survey of “Best Hospitals” in America.

U.S. News & World Report analyzed almost 5,000 hospitals in 16 specialties on mortality rates, patient safety, and reputation with more than 9,000 specialists in the 2011-2012 rankings.

NYU Langone Medical Center’s Hospital for Joint Diseases is one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic specialty hospitals and is accredited by The Joint Commission and the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). HJD offers one of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. You can learn more about HJD at


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