At the Forefront of Medicine

Three University of Chicago Medicine specialties — cancer (No. 31), ear, nose and throat (36), gastroenterology and GI surgery (22), gynecology (34), nephrology (31) and urology (32) — were recognized as being among the best in the country in the annual U.S. News and World Report rankings. Three other specialties were ranked as high performing — geriatrics, neurology and neurosurgery and orthopaedics.

According to U.S. News & World Report's 2021 “Best Grad Schools” survey results, the Pritzker School of Medicine is the highest-ranked medical school for research and primary care in Illinois. Nationally, Pritzker is ranked for research (17) and for primary care training (24).

From left: Nita Lee, MD, assistant professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology; Meaghan Tenney, MD, assistant professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology; Ernst Lengyel, MD, PhD, chairman, Department of Obstetrics/Gynecology; and Diane Yamada, MD, chief, Section of Gynecologic Oncology; outside the operating room in the Center for Care and Discovery

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