Notable Rankings

Take a look at our notable rankings and you’ll see why the Duke Anesthesiology Residency Program has been able to recruit the best and brightest of residents from all over the world. We are proud of achieving a 100% board certification pass rate for the past seven years and all of our CA-3 residents who applied to fellowships were matched with their first choice. At Duke Anesthesiology, we equip our residents with the skills to work with a variety of patient cases and change the world around them.

Duke has one of the nation’s highest volumes and best outcomes for cardiac transplants and is home to North Carolina’s largest pediatric heart-transplant program, which offers outstanding outcomes, coordinated care, family support and long-term follow-up. Duke is also in the nation’s top one percent in thoracic aortic surgical outcomes and is a national leader in arterial grafting.

Duke Anesthesiology has a balanced mission to develop world-class researchers, educators and clinicians. Duke University School of Medicine was recently ranked the #8 Best Medical School for Research and also Primary Care by U.S. News & World Report. Duke University was ranked the #1 Best Southern School and the #3 Best Private College in the United States.

Our notable rankings extend beyond our hospital walls and medical campus. The city of Durham is ranked the #2 Best College Town, the #2 Best City for Life Sciences Jobs, the #11 Most Educated Large City in America. And located just miles from Durham, Apex, North Carolina is ranked the #1 Best Place to Live in the United States!

Duke Anesthesiology by the Numbers

Duke Anesthesiology - By The Numbers