Massachusetts General Hospital has been ranked #4 globally in Newsweek's World's Best Specialized Hospitals 2022. While all hospitals are eligible, only the top 125 orthopedics programs make Newsweek's list. Mass General is #4 overall and ranked as the #1 orthopedics hospital in New England. Mass General's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery delivers comprehensive musculoskeletal care across a range of specialties, including foot & ankle, hand & arm, hip & knee arthroplasty, orthopaedic oncology, pediatric orthopaedics, shoulder, spine, sports medicine and orthopaedic trauma. The oldest and largest hospital in New England, Mass General conducts the largest hospital-based research program in the nation and is designated a Magnet® hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

About the Newsweek Ranking

Newsweek's 2022 World's Best Specialized Hospitals ranking is based on a targeted global online survey of over 40,000 medical experts in over 20 countries, combined with responses to a survey on The data were collected from June to August 2021. The Newsweek website has more information about their methodology for selecting and ranking the World’s Best Specialized Hospitals.