University of Chicago Medicine specialties listed as among the best in the U.S.

July 21, 2015

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The University of Chicago Medicine is ranked among the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in its 2015-16 "Best Hospitals" survey.

Four University of Chicago Medicine specialties -- cancer (#34), gastroenterology & GI surgery (#25), nephrology (#50), and neurology & neurosurgery (#43) -- were recognized as being among the best in the country. Four other specialties were ranked as "high performing": ear, nose & throat; gynecology; orthopedics; and urology.

In a U.S. News survey released in June 2015, the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital was ranked in cancer (#34); diabetes & endocrinology (#47); and neurology & neurosurgery (#47).

In the publication's latest surveys of graduate schools, the Pritzker School of Medicine was ranked No. 10 in the country and the graduate programs in the biological sciences ranked No. 14.

The full rankings and methodology for all U.S. News & World Report surveys are available at

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