Staten Island University Hospital was ranked among the top hospitals in the New York-metropolitan area by U.S. News and World Report in its 2011 annual "America's Best Hospitals" survey.
Of the 184 hospitals in the metro area — which includes, New York City, Long Island, Westchester County, and northern New Jersey — SIUH was ranked 29th.
The magazine also recognized SIUH for high performance in four specialty areas: diabetes and endocrinology; ear, nose and throat; nephrology, and neurology and neurosurgery.
In addition, 72 SIUH physicians were included on the list of U.S. News Top Doctors. The doctors span 33 specialty areas and were selected based on a peer nomination process.