UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital has been recognized for excellence in all 10 specialties measured in the 2016-2017 Best Children’s Hospital rankings published by U.S. News and World Report. Two programs placed in the top 20 nationally – nephrology (8) and orthopedics (19). Also ranked were endocrinology (21), cardiology (25), gastroenterology (25), cancer (26), neurology/neurosurgery (31), urology (32), neonatology (37) and pulmonology (39).
The Best Children’s Hospitals rankings highlight U.S. News’s top 50 U.S. pediatric facilities in 10 specialties. Of 183 hospitals surveyed, 78 hospitals were ranked in at least one specialty. UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital placed in all 10 categories. Read more »
UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital is a recognized leader in pediatric surgery and an international referral center for a variety of specialized treatments. Surgeons at Mattel have pioneered the most successful techniques available for repairing pectus excavatum (or “sunken chest syndrome”) in adolescents and have led the charge against childhood obesity with novel gastric bypass surgery for extreme cases. In fact, Mattel has an entire surgical wing dedicated to patients undergoing minimally invasive laparoscopic surgeries. Pediatric patients at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital benefit from unique technologically-advanced treatments – including robotic telemedicine. Collectively, the hospitals that comprise UCLA Health System rank among the top five health care systems in the U.S.
The Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration rankings highlight the 30 most technologically advanced children’s hospitals in the world. Read more »