Weve received multiple awards and recognition for our specialist heart and lung care services.

Our Newsweek listing

US Newsweek awardRoyal Brompton and Harefield hospitals have been identified on a list of the best centres in the world for heart and lung care by Newsweek, the American weekly news magazine. 

Its list of ‘World’s Best Specialized Hospitals 2022’ are based on a global survey of 40,000 medical experts in over 20 countries. Only 12 UK hospitals made the top 250 list for cardiology.

Royal Brompton Hospital was ranked 9th in heart care and 8th for lung care. 

Read the full Newsweek report here.

Award-winning international patient services

We’ve been awarded as the leading ‘Specialist international patient centre’ in the world by the International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ). 

The IMTJ provides independent insight into the medical travel and medical tourism sector, to ensure that international patient expectations are met and that the industry maintains a high standard. The award was given to us for being the specialist centre that demonstrated the greatest success in attracting and serving international patients globally. Read more about the awards on the IMTJ website.  

You can also find more information about our award-winning international patient services here.


Best private hospitals in London

Our private patient service has been identified as one of the best in London by myTribe, the health, life and business insurance experts.

myTribe is an independent insurance information service that provides unbiased and thoroughly researched guidance on insurance policies, such as, this piece which reviews the private best health insurance in the UK.

You can use their website to learn more about various types of insurance available in the UK and find an FCA authorised broker to provide you with individual, tailored advice.







International Cardio-Oncology Society Recognition

Royal Brompton Hospital has been named as a Gold Class Centre of Excellence by the International Cardio-Oncology Society – its highest accolade for cardio-oncology services.  

Cardio-oncology is the field of heart health in cancer patients and Royal Brompton’s service is one of only six hospitals outside of the US and 15 worldwide to receive the gold status from the US-based society.  

Our service, started by our consultants Dr Alexander Lyon and Professor Stuart Rosen, has provided expert heart care to over 1,500 cancer patients and survivors.  

Our specialists also provide education and training in cardio-oncology to healthcare professionals around the world.  

Learn more about the award here.