Residents of Tampa have access to several excellent healthcare facilities. Ranking #1 in Tampa and #4 in Florida is Tampa General Hospital. Licensed for 1,007 beds, Tampa General Hospital is a teaching hospital that ranks in the top 50 in the nation in 5 adult specialties, including:
- #19 in Orthopedics
- #24 in Gastroenterology
- #36 in Diabetes and Endocrinology
- #44 in Nephrology
- And #50 in Cardiology
Tampa is also home to Baycare Health System, which has the #2 and #3 ranked hospitals in Tampa with Morton’s Plant Hospital and St. Joseph’s Hospital-Tampa. Morton’s Plant Hospital is high-performing in 5 cardiology treatments and heart surgeries, including hip and knee replacement surgery. St. Joseph’s Hospital-Tampa is high-performing in lung and colon cancer surgery and is also high-performing in the treatment of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Baycare Health System also has two women’s hospitals, Winter Haven Women’s...