Cedars-Sinai Best Hospital California Spine Surgery

We’re delighted to announce that Cedars-Sinai Hospital has been distinguished on the Honor Roll for the eighth consecutive year by the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals 2023-24” rankings. Notably, Cedars-Sinai is tied for #1 in both California and Los Angeles.

This remarkable accomplishment is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the hospital’s esteemed physicians, including Dr. Ehsan Saadat, an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Saadat’s commitment to excellence in spine surgery and patient care has been a significant contribution to the Orthopedics department’s impressive ranking – #2 nationally.


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The annual U.S. News rankings, released this week, evaluate patient outcomes, experience, technological advancements, reputation (per physicians’ surveys), and various other health indicators.

In a departure from previous years, U.S. News highlighted top Honor Roll hospitals without a specific rank order. This year, 22 hospitals achieved this distinction based on high rankings across multiple specialties.

Out of the many recognized, Cedars-Sinai’s Orthopedics specialty, where Dr. Saadat plays a pivotal role, achieved a #1 ranking in California. This is a clear testament to Dr. Saadat’s dedication and expertise as a key contributor to the success of the center.

Here’s a look at how Cedars-Sinai performed nationally in the clinical areas:

  • Orthopedics (#2)
  • Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Surgery (#2)
  • Gastroenterology & GI Surgery (#2)
  • Pulmonology & Lung Surgery (#2)
  • Neurology & Neurosurgery (#5)
  • Urology (#5)
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology (#7, tied)
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology (#7)
  • Geriatrics (#8)
  • Cancer (#14)
  • Ear, Nose & Throat (#19)

Six of these specialties are in the Top Five nationally.

We take immense pride in Dr. Saadat’s accomplishments and his integral role in the success of Cedars-Sinai. We encourage you to continue entrusting your spine health with Dr. Saadat and our exceptional team here in Los Angeles.