Hoag The Highest Ranked Hospital in Orange County

Continuing its steady rise into the top tier of America’s best hospitals, Hoag has been ranked the third-best hospital in the Los Angeles metro area and eighth-best in California overall in the 2017-2018 U.S. News & World Report rankings. Hoag was the only Orange County hospital to be ranked in the top 10 for California.

“Hoag’s steady ascension to one of the state’s and nation’s top hospitals is a testament to our talented and compassionate staff who provide the highest quality patient care,” said Robert T. Braithwaite, Hoag president and CEO. “We are extremely honored to be named the third best hospital in the LA Metro area – one of the largest and most competitive health care markets in the nation.”

Hoag also received national rankings in Orthopedics (25th), Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (27th), Pulmonology (46th) and Geriatrics (47th); High Performing in three adult specialties, including Neurology & Neurosurgery, Nephrology, and Urology; and High Performing in all nine types of care, including Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair, Aortic Valve Surgery, Colon Cancer Surgery, COPD, Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Failure, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement and Lung Cancer Surgery.

"Hoag was founded on a commitment to delivering outstanding and innovative care. While our national star continues to rise, we remain proudest of our long history and reputation as a trusted local health care partner for the communities we so proudly serve. We will continue to be an example of excellence in community-focused innovation, quality and patient care,” said Braithwaite.