Main Line Health’s four acute care hospitals—Lankenau Medical Center, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital—have once again been recognized as among the top 10 hospitals in the Philadelphia region for 2017–18 by U.S. News & World Report. For the 2017–18 rankings, U.S. News & World Report evaluated more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide in 25 specialties, procedures and conditions.

The annual Best Hospitals rankings, now in their 28th 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.

Lankenau Medical Center

Lankenau Medical Center is dedicated to advancing superior patient care, groundbreaking research and progressive medical education. Lankenau maintains expertise across all clinical programs—from primary care to management of complex diseases and disorders. A longtime leader in heart care and robotic and minimally invasive surgery, Lankenau’s world-class facilities enable its physicians to provide the highest level of care, comfort and safety. The trauma center and expanding emergency department ensure that superior patient care is available to the communities we serve. Conveniently located just outside the western city limits of Philadelphia on a 93-acre campus in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, Lankenau has been a premier destination for health care for more than 150 years.

High performing specialties

  • Gastroenterology and GI surgery
  • Geriatrics
  • Nephrology
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology

High performing for common adult procedures and conditions

  • Aortic valve surgery
  • Heart bypass surgery
  • Heart failure
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement

View Lankenau Medical Center's US News and World Report ratings and rankings


Bryn Mawr Hospital

Bryn Mawr Hospital is a teaching hospital dedicated to helping the community stay well ahead on the path to lifelong health. Bryn Mawr Hospital offers a full range of services, including cancer care, cardiovascular care, behavioral health, maternity care, bariatric surgery, and a level III neonatal intensive care unit. Through Bryn Mawr Hospital’s collaboration with the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, the Neurovascular Center offers rapid access to advanced diagnostics and treatment options for stroke care. Bryn Mawr Hospital also collaborates with Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children to offer round-the-clock pediatric care in its pediatric emergency department. The newly opened Orthopaedic Surgery Center at Bryn Mawr Hospital will serve as a premier destination for outpatient orthopedic services and will capitalize on the legacy of superior orthopedic care for which both Main Line Health and Rothman are renowned. Bryn Mawr Hospital is undertaking a modernization project that builds on its commitment to serving the community, improving patient convenience and delivering quality care.

High performing specialties

  • Gastroenterology and GI surgery
  • Geriatrics
  • Orthopedics

High performing for common adult procedures and conditions

  • Heart failure
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement

View Bryn Mawr Hospital's US News and World Report ratings and rankings


Paoli Hospital

Paoli Hospital offers a full range of comprehensive clinical services and programs, including maternity, orthopedics, heart care, full-service cancer center, The Holloway Breast Health Center, the suburbs’ first celiac center, and the county’s only trauma center. Paoli Hospital provides highly skilled, compassionate care and neighborhood outreach programs, essential for a vibrant community. From private patient rooms to expert physicians, Paoli Hospital has been providing its patients a highly satisfying health care experience for more than 100 years.

High performing for common adult procedures and conditions

  • Aortic valve surgery
  • Heart bypass surgery
  • Heart failure
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Knee replacement

View Paoli Hospital's US News and World Report ratings and rankings


Riddle Hospital

Riddle Hospital is conveniently located off of Baltimore Pike in Media, Pennsylvania. For over 50 years, Riddle has offered a full range of health care services including maternity, orthopedic and cardiovascular care. Aided by its dedicated team of health care professionals, Riddle’s newly expanded emergency department, and new interventional suite, MRI suite and Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center assure superior patient care to the community we serve. Riddle also offers innovative community health services to educate the public.

High performing specialty

  • Orthopedics

High performing for common adult procedures and conditions

  • Heart failure
  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Hip replacement
  • Knee replacement

View Riddle Hospital's US News and World Report ratings and rankings


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