By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is once again named among the best children’s hospitals in the United States.

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The Lawrenceville hospital was ranked ninth on US News & World Report’s top ten list.

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It’s the second year that UPMC Children’s Hospital has been ranked ninth by the publication.

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Along with being ranked ninth overall, UPMC Children’s was ranked second-best in the country for pediatric cardiology and heart surgery.