​​​​​

The US News ‘Best Hospitals’ expert opinion survey is open to eligible physician specialists in late February through March. When you vote, you give patients the know-how they need to find the right facility for their care.

We are proud to have more award-winning hospitals than any other not-for-profit health system in Texas. Our clinical teams are focused on high-quality care, safety and outcomes, and practice-changing research—giving more patients the power to live better. Cast your vote today and consider supporting our top-ranked hospitals.

If you refer patients to any of our Baylor Scott & White facilities, your trust in our programs, clinical teams and physicians is something we honor deeply and hold close. Thank you for working alongside us to bring the best to more patients in our communities and nationwide.

Physicians with a board certification in a specialty ranked by US News & World Report are eligible to vote in the ‘Best Hospitals’ expert opinion survey. Click here to view the certifications that qualify and to ensure your Doximity.com profile lists your board certification.

Baylor University Medical Center – Dallas, TX

  • Ranked for the 31st consecutive year in US News’ 2023-2024 Best Hospitals list with national recognition as No. 33 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, No. 33 in Pulmonology & Lung Surgery, No. 38 in Neurology and Neurosurgery, high-performing in Cancer, Geriatrics and Orthopedics and 13 high-performing procedures and conditions ratings
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-Star Rating in ISO CABG
  • Recognized with a 5th Magnet® designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, an achievement made by less than 1% of hospitals nationally
  • Fortune/PINC AI No. 2 of Top Major Teaching Hospitals 2023
  • Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2023 –No. 47 in the U.S.
  • Newsweek’s America’s Best-in-State Hospitals 2024, World’s Best Smart Hospitals 2024 and World’s Best Specialized Hospitals 2024
  • Five ribbon performance on Newsweek’s America’s Best Maternity Hospitals 2023
  • No. 33 on Newsweek’s America’s Best Cancer Hospitals
  • Fortune and IBM Watson Health’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2023
  • One of 13 U.S. adult facilities to earn Platinum designation from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) for ECMO
  • American College of Surgeons: National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, Commission on Cancer, National Accreditation for Rectal Cancer, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Trauma Quality Improvement Program
  • NAEC designated Level 4 Epilepsy Center
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Level IV Maternal Care Designation and Level IV NICU
  • Internationally recognized Baylor Scott & White Simmons Transplant Institute
  • Offering more CAR-T therapies than any other site in North Texas
  • Trained 322 residents and fellows across 45 graduate medical education programs
  • 200+ clinical trials and research studies

Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano, TX

  • Ranked No. 40 nationally in the Cardiology & Heart Surgery adult specialty category by US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list and High Performing in 7 procedures and conditions
  • 3-star rating by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) in all 5 surgical categories, putting The Heart Hospital in the top 1% nationally for cardiac surgery safety and quality:
    • ISO CABG
    • MVRR
    • MVRR + CABG
    • AVR
    • AVR + CABG
  • 1 of 4 hospitals nationwide, and 1st and only in Texas with Vascular-VP Verification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)
  • 3-Star Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) Rating, putting hospital in top 10% of programs nationally
  • Among top 14% of hospitals nationwide with 5-Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for Overall Hospital and Patient Experience
  • GME Fellowship Program offering comprehensive research and clinical training in 9 specialties:
    • International Cardiology (ACGME)
    • Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiology Treatment (ACGME)
    • Cardiovascular Disease (ACGME)
    • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (ACGME)
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery (ACGME)
    • Structural Heart (TMB)
    • Advanced Cardiac Imaging (TMB)
    • Peripheral Endovascular (TMB)
    • Vascular Surgery (ACGME)
  • Newsweek’s World’s Best Smart Hospitals 2024 and World’s Best Specialized Hospitals 2024
  • Healthgrades 2024 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™
  • Healthgrades 2024 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Coronary Intervention Award™
  • Healthgrades 2024 America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™
  • PINC AI™ 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ for 2023
  • 2023 ECMO Gold Center of Excellence from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO)
  • Fortune and IBM Watson Health’s 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2023
  • 2023 Gold Seal of Approval® from Joint Commission for Hospital Quality of Care
  • 2023 Advanced Certification Program Gold Seal of Approval® from Joint Commission for Heart Failure, Primary Heart Attack Center, Ventricular Assist Device, and Palliative Care programs
  • 2023 Top 100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Heart Programs by Becker’s Hospital Review
  • 100+ research studies and clinical trials

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple, TX

  • Ranked as No. 7 in Texas and High Performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Orthopedics and Pulmonology & Lung Surgery as well as 13 procedures and conditions in US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • U.S. News 2023-2024 Best Hospitals for Maternity
  • Fortune/PINC AI No. 1 of Top Major Teaching Hospitals 2023
  • Fortune and Merative #5 top teaching hospital with a cardiovascular residency program
  • Magnet® Designated facility
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-Star Rating in ISO CABG
  • PINC AI™ 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ for 2023
  • Newsweek’s World’s Best Hospitals 2023 – United States at No. 132 in the U.S.
  • Newsweek’s America’s Best Maternity Hospitals and America’s Best Cancer Hospitals
  • Comprehensive Stroke Center
  • ELSO Center of Excellence
  • Leapfrog Group Grade A for Patient Safety
  • American College of Surgeons: National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, Commission on Cancer, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation, Breast Center Accreditation and Trauma Quality Improvement Program
  • 5-Star CMS Quality Rating
  • NAEC designated Level 3 Epilepsy Center
  • Level 1 Trauma Center, Level IV NICU
  • 40+ research studies and clinical trials

Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center - Fort Worth

  • Ranked No. 29 nationally in Diabetes & Endocrinology, No. 43 nationally in Ear, Nose & Throat and High Performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery and Neurology & Neurosurgery as well as 8 procedures and conditions in US News' 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • Magnet® Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC)
  • 57 graduate medical education residents across ACGME accredited programs in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Transitional Year
  • Level IV Maternal Care Designation and Level III NICU

Baylor Scott & White Heart & Vascular Hospital – Dallas, TX

  • Rated High Performing in 4 procedures and conditions in US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • Magnet® Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC)
  • Rated High Performing in 4 procedures and conditions in US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • 2023 Gold-Plus recognition as a STEMI Receiving Center by the American Heart Association
  • 2023 Gold for NSTEMI Care by American Heart Association
  • 3-Star Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) Rating
  • Magnet® Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC)
  • 5-Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for Overall Hospital and Patient Experience
  • 16th consecutive Leapfrog Group Grade A for Patient Safety
  • 2024 Women’s Choice Award®: 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience
  • 2024 Women’s Choice Award®: Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • 2024 Women’s Choice Award®: Best Hospitals for Heart Care
  • Healthgrades 2023 Patient Safety Excellence Award™
  • Bespoke programs including Sleep Center, Hypertension Center
  • 100+ research studies and clinical trials

Our top-ranked hospitals

Baylor University Medical Center – Dallas, TX

  • Ranked for the 31st consecutive year in US News’ 2023-2024 Best Hospitals list with national recognition as No. 33 in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, No. 33 in Pulmonology & Lung Surgery, No. 38 in Neurology and Neuroscience, high-performing in Cancer, Geriatrics and Orthopedics and 13 high-performing procedures and conditions ratings
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-Star Rating in ISO CABG
  • Recognized with a 5th Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, an achievement made by less than 1% of hospitals nationally
  • Fortune and Merative No. 6 major teaching hospitals
  • Newsweek's World's Best Hospitals 2023 - United States at No. 47 in the U.S.
  • Newsweek's America's Best Maternity Hospitals and America's Best Cancer Hospitals
  • One of 13 U.S. adult facilities to earn Platinum designation from the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO) for ECMO
  • American College of Surgeons: National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, Commission on Cancer, National Accreditation for Rectal Cancer, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Trauma Quality Improvement Program
  • Level IV Maternal Care Designation and Level III NICU
  • 523 transplants performed at Baylor Scott & White Simmons Transplant Institute, the most transplants in North Texas at one center
  • Offering more CAR-T therapies than any other site in North Texas
  • Trained 312 residents and fellows across 45 graduate medical education programs
  • 200+ clinical trials and research studies in 2022

Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple, TX

  • Ranked as No. 7 in Texas and High Performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Orthopedics and Pulmonology & Lung Surgery as well as 13 procedures and conditions in US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • U.S. News 2022-2023 Best Hosptials for Maternity
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-Star Rating in ISO CABG
  • Fortune and Merative No. 5 major teaching hospitals
  • PINC AI™ 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ for 2023
  • Newsweek's World's Best Hospitals 2023 - United States as No. 132 in the U.S.
  • Newsweek's America's Best Maternity Hospitals and America's Best Cancer Hospitals
  • Leapfrog Group Grade A for Patient Safety
  • American College of Surgeons: National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, Commission on Cancer, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation, Breast Center Accreditation and Trauma Quality Improvement Program
  • 5-Star CMS Quality Rating
  • 40+ research studies and clinical trials in 2022

Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center - Fort Worth

  • Ranked No. 29 nationally in Diabetes & Endocrinology, No. 43 nationally in Ear, Nose & Throat and High Performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery and Neurology & Neurosurgery as well as 8 procedures and conditions in US News' 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • Magnet® Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC)
  • 57 graduate medical education residents across ACGME accredited programs in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynecology and Transitional Year
  • Level IV Maternal Care Designation and Level III NICU

Baylor Scott & White The Heart Hospital – Plano, TX

  • Ranked No. 40 nationally in the Cardiology & Heart Surgery adult specialty category by US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list and High Performing in 7 procedures and conditions 
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 3-Star Rating in all 5 categories:
    • ISO CABG
    • MVRR
    • MVRR + CABG
    • AVR
    • AVR + CABG
  • Only program in Texas, and 1 of only 4 in the nation receiving Vascular-VP verification from the American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS)
  • The Society for Vasculr Surgery (SVS 3-Star Vascular Quality Initiative (VQI) Rating
  • 5-Star Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for Overall Hospital and Patient Experience
  • PINC AI™ 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ for 2023
  • Healthgrades 2023 America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™
  • Healthgrades 2023 America’s 50 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Surgery Award™
  • Healthgrades 2023 Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™
  • Fortune and IBM Watsom Health's 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals 2023
  • 2022 Gold Seal of Approval® from Joint Commission for Hospital Quality of Care
  • 2022 Advanced Certification Program Gold Seal of Approval® from Joint Commission for Heart Failure, Primary Heart Attack Center, and Ventricular Assist Device programs
  • Top 10 Enrolling Site for 14 clinical trials in 2022
  • 100+ research studies and clinical trials in 2022

Baylor Scott & White Heart & Vascular Hospital – Dallas, TX

  • Rated High Performing in 4 procedures and conditions in US News’ 2023-24 Best Hospitals list
  • Magnet® Designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC)
  • 5-Star CMS Quality Rating
  • 15th consecutive Leapfrog Group Grade A for Patient Safety
  • 2023 Women’s Choice Award®: 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience
  • 2023 Women’s Choice Award®: Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • 2023 Women’s Choice Award®: Best Hospitals for Heart Care
  • Healthgrades 2022 Patient Safety Excellence Award™
  • Bespoke programs including Sleep Center, Hypertension Center
  • Top 10 Enrolling Site for 15 clinical trials in 2022
  • 100+ research studies and clinical trials in 2022