Cypress, TX News – U.S. News Ranks Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital Among Best Hospitals in Texas and Houston Metro Area

Cypress, TX News (July 14, 2014) - Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital ranked among the top hospitals in Texas and in the Houston metro area in U.S. News & World Report’s 2014 “Best Hospitals” issue, moving its ranking up to No. 7 in the Houston metro area and No. 15 in the state.

“Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has grown and expanded over the past 14 years, becoming a large tertiary care center right here in Northwest Houston,” said Beryl Ramsey, CEO of Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital and senior vice president of Houston Methodist. “We are proud to bring innovative practices and medical center level care to our community, and this recognition is a testament to our employees and physicians who are committed to providing outstanding quality and safe care to our patients.”

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital was also recognized as high performing in seven specialties, including orthopedics, neurology & neurosurgery, pulmonary, diabetes & endocrinology, gastrointestinal & GI surgery, geriatrics, and nephrology.

Of all 107 hospitals in the Houston, Texas metropolitan area, the top 16 are listed as top-ranking. The metro rankings identify hospitals that scored in the top 25 percent among its peers and performed nearly as well as the nationally ranked Best Hospitals in at least one of 16 adult specialties.

The rankings are online at http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals.