Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is ranked #1 in Virginia
In the 2013-14 America’s Best Hospitals ranking of U.S. News & World Report, Cardiology and Heart Surgery services at Sentara Heart Hospital and Nephrology at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital were recognized among the top 50 programs in the nation. This is the 14th year Sentara has achieved a national ranking in Heart and it is the only national ranked heart program in Virginia. Overall, just 147 hospitals out of about 4,800 in the United States made the national rankings in one or more specialties. This means just three percent of all hospitals in the country earn a national ranking in any specialty – and Sentara was among them.
In addition to national rankings, U.S. News also includes rankings for States and Metro Areas. In total, seven Sentara hospitals are recognized throughout Virginia. Sentara Norfolk General Hospital ranks number one in the state and in its region. Sentara hospitals were the only hospitals represented in the Hampton Roads regional rankings.
A complete summary for all Sentara rankings is below:
How to access our nationally-recognized programs:
Sentara Heart Services
Sentara Heart is a comprehensive network of providers, facilities and services working together to ensure the highest level of cardiac care to patients throughout the Hampton Roads region.
Find a cardiologist
Sentara Transplant Center
Since performing the region's first kidney transplant 1972, the Sentara Transplant Center since become one of the most active kidney transplant programs in Virginia.
Find a nephrologist