Houston, TX – Texas Orthopedic Hospital ranks #1 in Texas for Joint Replacement according to a new analysis released by Healthgrades, the leading marketplace connecting doctors and patients. Additionally, Texas Orthopedic Hospital is a Patient Safety Excellence Award recipient. For the State Ranking analysis, Healthgrades evaluated clinical performance for nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide focusing on 18 key specialties across a mix of chronic, urgent, and surgical specialty areas. This is the second consecutive year Texas Orthopedic Hospital is among Texas’ leading hospitals for Joint Replacement. 

“Texas Orthopedic Hospital has a dedicated team of colleagues and physicians that strive to provide the highest quality of care,” said Eric Becker, Texas Orthopedic Hospital CEO. “We are committed to improving the lives of our patients and I am proud to see our team living out our mission every day.  Without their hard work and dedication this award would not have been possible.” 

"Being ranked #1 in Texas for Joint Replacement is a testament to Texas Orthopedic Hospitals’ continued commitment to top-quality care. Hospitals receiving a #1 ranking in their state have a proven track record of delivering superior outcomes for the patients in their community," said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Head of Data Science, Healthgrades. “For almost 25 years, our mission has been to provide consumers with clear and accessible information to make more informed healthcare decisions. Patients can feel confident knowing that they have access to #1 ranked care for Joint Replacement at Texas Orthopedic Hospital.” 

Consumers can visit healthgrades.com for more information on how Healthgrades measures hospital quality and access the complete recipient list and methodology here.