Healthgrades recognition for superior patient outcomes in cardiac surgery at Medical City Dallas and Medical City Heart Hospital

Dallas, TX – Medical City Dallas and Medical City Heart Hospital, a Medical City Dallas facility, are ranked #1 in Texas for adult cardiac surgery according to Healthgrades, a leading resource for quality information to inform and empower consumers to make healthcare decisions.

For the state ranking analysis, Healthgrades evaluated clinical performance for nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide, focusing on eight key specialties across a mix of chronic, urgent and planned clinical areas.

“This award solidifies our commitment to providing high-quality, leading-edge cardiac options to all of our patients,” says Chris Mowan, CEO of Medical City Dallas. “To earn this ranking is a great accomplishment and an incredible source of pride for Medical City Dallas and Medical City Heart Hospital, which deliver outstanding, compassionate care to the communities we serve.”

According to Healthgrades, hospitals recognized as among the top-ranked in their state provide patients with measurably superior clinical outcomes. Access to quality information can inform and empower consumers in their decision-making process and direct them to the best care.

"Being ranked #1 in Texas for cardiac surgery is a testament to Medical City Dallas’ continued commitment to top-quality care," says Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Head of Data Science, Healthgrades. “Patients can feel confident knowing they have access to #1 ranked care for cardiac surgery at Medical City Dallas and Medical City Heart Hospital.”

Medical City Dallas offers a wide array of cardiac services, including complex vascular and heart surgery, advanced heart failure treatment, structural heart, minimally invasive vascular surgery, and other specialized heart care. As the only hospital in North Texas with both a full-service adult and children’s hospital in the same location, the hospital’s world-renowned specialists are able to provide patients of all ages with compassionate, comprehensive care.

Recently, Healthgrades recognized Medical City Dallas with clinical achievements in other key specialties, including patient safety and women’s care. Medical City Dallas is “A” rated for safety by the Leapfrog Group.