As of 2015 the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is the cancer center with the highest rating, according to a ranking by U.S. News Health. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City holds second place. Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, ranks third.
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center reports 26,726 annual admissions. Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center reports 24,597 annual admissions. Mayo Clinic's general facility has received 62,400 total admissions, reports U.S. News Health.
To name the top 10 cancer centers, U.S. News Health considered death rates, patient safety and the reputations of more than 5,000 hospitals. It also reviewed survey results of more than 140,000 physicians.