Patient Care


Our clinical faculty is among the very finest in the nation. U.S. News & World Report, which listed the University of Chicago Hospitals as an "Honor Roll" Hospital - the highest distinction bestowed.

The rigorous criteria employed by U.S. News & World Report in assembling the rankings includes mortality rates, technology, procedure volume and nursing care and, most importantly, peer assessments by practicing specialists across the country. The latter are asked to list the top specialties in their fields for difficult cases, irrespective of cost or location, clearly an objective appraisal of the quality of the faculty who tackle these complex cases.

The clinical faculty is simultaneously engaged in teaching medical students, residents and fellows as well as conducting cutting-edge translational and clinical research. The close integration with the basic sciences creates a bench-to-bedside culture that values swift application of discovery to patient benefit. This commitment places the Division and the Hospitals at the Forefront of Medicine.

Neurology physicians practice in state-of-the art facilities including The Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine.