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Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award

Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award

The Mount Sinai Hospital was among the first centers in the United States to be recognized as a Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center.

About the Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award

Born from a critical need for transparency and clarity, the Mitral Foundation and the American Heart Association® created this Award to identify and recognize the nation’s best hospitals and surgeons for mitral valve repair surgery based on objective performance measures. The Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award Program was created to provide patients and referring physicians with the resources needed to make a well-informed choice regarding the best heart team for mitral valve repair surgery. This award makes it easier for patients to identify the nation’s best surgeons and hospitals for mitral valve repair surgery.

2023-24 U.S. News & World Report® “Best Hospitals”

The Mount Sinai Hospital has again been listed on the “Honor Roll” in the U.S. News & World Report® Best Hospitals rankings. Mount Sinai Heart at The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 4 in the nation for Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Surgery by U.S. News & World Report® for 2023-24.

About The U.S. News Best Hospitals®

The U.S. News Best Hospitals® analysis reviews hospitals' performance in adult and pediatric clinical specialties, procedures and conditions. Scores are based on several factors, including survival, patient safety, nurse staffing and more. Hospitals are ranked nationally in specialties from cancer to urology and rated in common procedures and conditions, such as heart bypass surgery, hip and knee replacement and COPD. Hospitals are also ranked regionally within states and major metro areas. The Best Hospitals Honor Roll recognizes 20 hospitals with outstanding performance across multiple areas of care.

Newsweek/Statista “World’s Best Specialized Hospitals” 2024 Rankings

The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked No. 7 in the world for Cardiac Surgery in Newsweek’s “World’s Best Specialized Hospitals” 2024. The Mount Sinai Hospital is also ranked No. 1 in New York and No. 5 in the world on Newsweek’s “World’s Best Smart Hospitals” 2024 list.

About the Newsweek/Statista “World’s Best Specialized Hospitals”

The ranking of World's Best Specialized Hospitals 2024 features the top 300 hospitals for cardiology and oncology, the top 250 for pediatrics, the top 150 in each specialty of cardiac surgery, endocrinology, and gastroenterology, the top 125 in each for neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology and the top 100 for obstetrics and gynecology. 

New York Magazine Best Doctors


Dr. David H. Adams has been included on New York Magazine's Best Doctors list for the past 21 years (2002-2022)

About New York Magazine Best Doctors

A New York City research and information company, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a subsidiary of Everyday Health Group, publishes an annual database, Top Doctors: New York Metro Area, which lists those whom Castle Connolly has determined to be in the top 7 percent of the region’s physicians — nearly 6,000 in all. For the past 23 years, Castle Connolly has been providing New York with a shorter version of this list for the magazine’s “Best Doctors” issue.



Page Created: March 18, 2020 Last Updated: October 04, 2023