U.S. News & World Report

Lurie Children’s provides some of the highest quality pediatric care in the country. In the 2019-20 U.S. News & World Report rankings of the Best Children’s Hospitals, Lurie Children’s continues to be the top hospital in Illinois, ranking in all 10 specialties

With more than 5,000 hospitals in the United States, only about 1 in 30 has the expertise to care for children with serious problems.

According to U.S.News & World Report, "the specific mission of the Best Children's Hospitals rankings is to identify hospitals that provide the highest quality of care for children with the most serious or complicated medical conditions, using the most robust and sensitive measures available." These rankings are based on patient care resources, treatment, patient safety and reputation, as well as patient outcomes.

Browse the links below to learn more about each award-winning area.

Cardiology & Heart Surgery
2nd in the nation 

5th in the nation 


10th in the nation

Neurology & Neurosurgery
11th in the nation

17th in the nation


18th in the nation

23rd in the nation​

Diabetes & Endocrinology
25th in the nation

27th in the nation​