Thousand Oaks, CA, May 10, 2022, – Los Robles ranks #1 in California for Spinal Surgery according to a new analysis released by Healthgrades, the leading resource that connects consumers, physicians, and health systems.  For the State Ranking analysis, Healthgrades evaluated clinical performance for nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide focusing on eight key specialties across a mix of chronic, urgent, and planned clinical areas. 

“Our entire hospital, from doctors to nurses and supporting staff all contribute every day to ensure the highest quality care to our community,” said Natalie Mussi, Los Robles Health System CEO.  “To be ranked #1 for spinal care in California confirms their collaborative work.”  

Hospitals recognized as among the Top Ranked in their state by Healthgrades are providing patients with measurably superior clinical outcomes. Access to quality information can inform and empower consumers in their decision making process, and direct them to the best care. Healthgrades delivers scientifically accurate and comprehensive information about doctors and hospitals — with data insights not available anywhere else.

"Being ranked #1 in California for spinal surgery is a testament to Los Robles’ continued commitment to top quality care. Hospitals receiving a #1 ranking in their state have much to be proud of as their deep medical expertise has built a track record of delivering positive outcomes for their patients," said Brad Bowman, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Head of Data Science, Healthgrades. Bowman added, “For almost 25 years, our mission has been to provide consumers with clear and accessible information to make more informed healthcare decisions. Patients can feel confident knowing that they have access to #1 ranked care for spinal surgery at Los Robles.”

Earlier this year, Los Robles was also recognized by Healthgrades with clinical achievements in other key specialties including One of Healthgrades America’s Best Hospitals for Surgical Care; One of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery and named among the Top 5% in the Nation for Overall Orthopedic Services in 2022, among many others.

Consumers can visit for more information on how Healthgrades measures hospital quality and access the complete methodology here.