Some top-rated spine surgery hospitals in the United States include Arizona Spine & Joint Hospital, Arkansas Surgical Hospital and Black Hills Surgical Hospital, based on Becker's Hospital Review. The review is a list containing 101 hospitals that offer excellent spine and neurosurgery programs throughout the country.
Becker's Hospital Review used several criteria for its selection process, including nominations, medical awards, quality services and expertise in the field of spine care and neurosurgery. Arizona Spine & Joint Hospital, based in Mesa, Arizona, is recognized by CareChex as belonging to the 100 highest-ranking American hospitals for spinal surgery quality and included in the top 130 medical facilities in terms of providing outstanding services for spinal fusion. In 2011 and 2012, this hospital also earned the Spine Surgery Excellence Award from HealthGrades.
Arkansas Surgical Hospital, which is located in North Little Rock, Arkansas, also received HealthGrades' Spine Surgery Excellence Award for three consecutive years. Additionally, this medical center was acknowledged by CareChex as the second-highest ranking in the U.S. in terms of spinal surgery quality and fourth in position for spinal fusion excellence.
Aultman Hospital, Aurora BayCare Medical Center, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Beaumont Hospital, Beebe Medical Center, Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are also listed in Becker's Hospital Review. Others include Central DuPage Hospital, Cleveland Clinic, The Christ Hospital, CoxHealth, Cookeville Regional Medical Center, East Cooper Medical Center, Duke University Hospital and Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, states Becker's Health.