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Best Hospitals 2006

Rankings of the city’s most-outstanding hospitals, for everything from Alzheimer’s disease to cancer to a blown-out knee—and the city’s No. 1 hospital, period. How were the winners determined? We polled New York physicians and asked them where they’d go.


A recovery room overlooking the East River at the Hospital for Special Surgery.  

Best hospitals for...
Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer, Colon Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Giving Birth
Fertility, Stroke, Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease, Migraines
HIV/AIDS, Heart Surgery, Knee Surgery, Back Surgery, Hip Replacement
The Top Ten Hospitals by Field

Why Large Teaching Hospitals Are the Best
How We Chose the Hospitals
Best Hospitals Directory

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