Highly rated hospitals in Houston, Texas, include Houston Methodist Hospital, Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, according to U.S. News & World Report. Texas Children's Hospital and Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital are highly rated Houston children's hospitals, as of 2015.
For purposes of the hospital rankings, the applicable geographic area of metropolitan Houston includes Sugar Land and Baytown. Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is another highly ranked facility. Hospital rankings take into consideration how the facilities rate in performing typical operations, treating conditions such as heart failure, and medical specialization areas such as cancer, explains U.S. News & World Report..