U.S. News & World Report has released its 2021–2022 Best Hospital rankings, and once more, the hospitals of Main Line Health have been recognized among the very best. For the 2021-22 rankings and ratings, U.S. News evaluated more than 4,750 medical centers nationwide in 15 specialties and 17 procedures and conditions. The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 32nd year, are designed to help patients make informed decisions about where to receive care for life-threatening conditions or for common elective procedures.

U.S. News & World Report strives to make hospital quality more transparent to patients by providing the most comprehensive data available and giving them the information they need to find the best care across a range of specialties. The U.S. News methodologies include risk-adjusted survival and readmission rates, volume, patient experience, patient safety, quality of nursing care and other care-related indicators.

U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals Lankenau Medical Center

Lankenau Medical Center

Ranked 3rd in the Philadelphia region
Ranked 10th in Pennsylvania

Rated as High Performing:

  • Cardiology and heart surgery
  • Urology
  • Aortic valve surgery
  • Back surgery (spinal fusion)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Diabetes
  • Heart attack
  • Heart bypass surgery
  • Heart failure
  • Hip replacement
  • Kidney failure
  • Knee replacement
  • Lung cancer surgery
  • Pneumonia
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)

U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals Bryn Mawr Hospital

Bryn Mawr Hospital

Ranked 8th in the Philadelphia region (tie)
Ranked 14th in Pennsylvania (tie)

Rated as High Performing:

  • Orthopedics
  • Back surgery (spinal fusion)
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Heart attack
  • Heart failure
  • Hip fracture
  • Hip replacement
  • Kidney failure
  • Knee replacement
  • Stroke

U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals Paoli Hospital

Paoli Hospital

Ranked 8th in the Philadelphia region (tie)
Ranked 14th in Pennsylvania (tie)

Rated as High Performing:

  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology and lung surgery
  • Urology
  • Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair
  • Back surgery (spinal fusion)
  • Chronic obstructive sleep apnea (COPD)
  • Heart failure
  • Hip fracture
  • Kidney failure
  • Knee replacement

U.S. News Best Regional Hospitals Riddle Hospital

Riddle Hospital

Ranked 17th in the Philadelphia region
Ranked 24th in Pennsylvania

Rated as High Performing:

  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Heart failure
  • Hip replacement
  • Kidney failure
  • Knee replacement
  • Stroke