LVH is a U.S. News Best Hospital for the 22nd Consecutive Year.

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For the 22nd consecutive year, Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH) ranks as one of the nation’s top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list. LVH is ranked the No. 5 hospital among the top hospitals in Pennsylvania according to the magazine’s annual rankings.

The 2017-18 list names LVH among the nation’s top 3 percent of leading hospitals in gastroenterology and GI surgery. This is the 12th time gastroenterology and GI surgery have been on the list. LVH is the only hospital in the area to make the U.S. News rankings in at least one specialty area every year since 1996.

In addition to the Best Hospitals national ranking, U.S. News cites hospitals as “high-performing” in regional markets around the country. In this report, LVH ranks as a high-performer in:

  • Geriatrics
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology and neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Pulmonology
  • Urology

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