Northwestern Medicine

More than 300 Northwestern Physicians Honored as "Best Doctors in America"

Northwestern Memorial Hospital March 16, 2011

CHICAGO, IL – Over 300 physicians affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital have been recognized as among the “Best Doctors in America” according to Best Doctors, Inc., which compiles a database of the top five percent of physicians practicing in the United States each year. The physicians honored represent 37 specialties in the 2011-2012 database, which is compiled using a peer-to-peer process that identifies specialists who are considered to be the most skilled in their field and most qualified for reviewing and treating complex medical conditions.

The Northwestern Medicine physicians featured among the “2011-2012 Best Doctors in America” include Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation, contributed services and hospital employed physicians.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
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  • Michael Abecassis
  • Stephen Adams
  • Mark Agulnik
  • Murad Alam
  • Mark Alberts
  • Grazia Aleppo
  • Carl Backer
  • Michelle Baer
  • David Baker
  • Talia Baker
  • Julie Barton
  • Surendra Basti
  • Hunt Batjer
  • Daniel Batlle
  • Al Bowen Benson III
  • David Bentrem
  • Irwin Benuck
  • Honorio Benzon
  • Keith Benzult
  • Michael Berkowitz
  • Richard Alan Bernstein
  • Kevin Bethke
  • Jennifer Bierman
  • Jane Eileen Blumenthal
  • Lewis Blumenthal
  • Robert Ogden Bonow
  • Michiel Bove
  • Mark Bowen
  • Victoria Brander
  • Robert Brannigan
  • Joaquin Brieva
  • Calvin Brown, Jr.
  • Paul Bryar
  • Victoria Buchanan
  • Andrew David Bunta
  • Allan Burke
  • Barbara Kay Burton
  • John Butter
  • Charles Carroll IV
  • William Catalona
  • Vinky Chadha
  • James Chandler
  • Rowland Chang
  • David Chen
  • Earl Cheng
  • Lubna Choudhury
  • Howard Chrisman
  • Bruce Cohen
  • Edmond Confino
  • David Conley
  • Brian Cook
  • Thomas Corbridge
  • Angelo Costas
  • Jonathan Cotliar
  • William Cotts
  • Robert Craig
  • Will Cronenwett
  • John Csernansky
  • Raymond Curry
  • George Cybulski, Jr.
  • Charles Davidson
  • Richard Davison
  • Andre DeWolf
  • Barbara Deal
  • Steven DeAngeles
  • Noel DeBacker
  • Macolm DeCamp, Jr.
  • Roger Andrew deFritas
  • Jane Dematte-D’Amico
  • Stephen Devries
  • Luciano Dias
  • Aarati Didwania
  • Aashish Didwania
  • Charles David Dillon
  • Anne Marie Ditto
  • Mehmet Dokucu
  • Nancy Clare Dolan
  • James Donaldson
  • Sharon Dooley
  • Gregory Dumanian
  • Andrea Dunaif
  • Jeffrey Dungan
  • Daniel Dunham
  • Jose Dutra
  • Sherman Elias
  • Elizabeth Engman
  • Leon Epstein
  • Mark Keyvan Eskandari
  • Daniel Evans
  • Robert Feder
  • Maria Rosario Ferreira
  • Richard Fessler
  • Neil Fine
  • Dan Fintel
  • Steven Flamm
  • James Foody
  • John Franklin
  • Wayne Franklin
  • Marilynn Frederiksen
  • John Friedewald
  • Johnathan Fryer
  • Cathie Gantner-Overmyer
  • Jeome Garden
  • Mihai Gheorghiade
  • Cybele Ghossein
  • Aaron Gilbert
  • William Gilmer
  • Jeffrey Glassroth
  • Jeffrey Joseph Goldberger
  • Robert Golden
  • Larry Goldman
  • Morris Goldman
  • Christopher Gonzalez
  • Leo Gordon
  • John Gottlieb
  • Nancy Gracin
  • William Gradishar
  • Leslie Grammer III
  • Samuel Granieri
  • Marianne Green
  • Paul Allen Greenberger
  • William Grobman
  • Stephen Gryzlo
  • Joan Guitart
  • Timothy Hain
  • Rachna Hajela-Soriano
  • Michael Halpern
  • Amy Lynne Halverson
  • Cassing Hammond
  • Nora Marie Hansen
  • Richard Harvey
  • John Hefferon
  • Scott Heller
  • James Hill
  • Ikuo Hirano
  • John Hobbs
  • Colin Howden
  • Kevin Hunt
  • Michael Ison
  • Lee Jampol
  • Jaqueline Jeruss
  • Peter Kahrilas
  • John Kalapurakal
  • William Kaplan
  • Robert Katz
  • Dixon Kaufman
  • Bennett Kaye
  • Ralph Kazer
  • Susan Keeshin
  • Pacita Keh
  • Robert Kern
  • Diana Kerwin
  • Seema Khan
  • Paul Knepper
  • Sri Komanduri
  • Peter Kopp
  • James Kozlowski
  • Colman Kraff
  • Theodore Krupin
  • Laura Kulik
  • Rajesh Kumar
  • Roopal Vashi Kundu
  • Nancy Lynn Kuntz
  • Robert Kushner
  • Cynthia Lagone
  • Craig Langman
  • Brian Laverly
  • Richard Lee
  • Joseph Leventhal
  • Jonathan Daniel Licht
  • Albert Lin
  • Alexander Lin
  • Gary Lissner
  • Donald Lloyd-Jones
  • Douglas Losordo
  • Evan Lu
  • John Lurain
  • Alice Thayer Lyon
  • David Mahvi
  • Darcy Sittig Majka
  • Chris Malaisrie
  • Khalid Malik
  • Christina Marciniak
  • Gary Martin
  • John Martin
  • Mary Martini
  • Maryanne Marymont
  • Lisa Mazzullo
  • Patrick McCarthy
  • Edwin McGee, Jr.
  • Mary McGrae McDermott
  • Kris McGrath
  • Tacoma McKnight
  • Kevin McVary
  • David Mehlman
  • Ellen Mendelson
  • Bradley Merk
  • Mrsel Mesulam
  • Marilyn Mets
  • Alan Micco
  • Frank Miller
  • Michael Miller
  • Bharat Mittal
  • Mark Molitch
  • Augusto Montalvo
  • Michael Moore
  • Mary Mulcahy
  • Colleen Mullarkey
  • Robert Murphy
  • Thomas Mustoe 
  • Gokhan Mutlu
  • Robert Nadler
  • Daniel Nagle
  • David Neely
  • Beverly Nelson
  • Albert Nemcek
  • Gary Noskin
  • Gordon Nuber
  • Steven Nussbaum
  • Alexander Obolsky
  • Sean O’Connor
  • Edward Olinger
  • Ferd Ovsiew
  • Lauren Merle Pachman
  • Amy Paller
  • John Pandolfino
  • James Paparello
  • Jyoti Patel
  • Pravin Patel
  • Alan Peaceman
  • William Pearce
  • Harold Pelzer
  • Kent Perry, Jr.
  • Stephen Persell
  • Anju Tripathi Peters
  • LoAnn Peterson
  • Kevin Pinski
  • Jacqueline Pongracic
  • Richard Pope
  • Jeffrey Raizer
  • Priya Rajan
  • Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman
  • Deborah Reed
  • Andrew Repasy
  • Marleta Reynolds
  • Mary Beth Richmond
  • Vera Rigolin
  • Cory Ritter
  • Phillip Roemer
  • Steven Rosen
  • Michael Rosenberg
  • Elliot Roth
  • Anne Rowley
  • Jack Rozental
  • Michael Ruchim
  • Eric Ruderman
  • Nanette Rumsey
  • Eric Russell
  • Riad Salem 
  • Carol Saltoun
  • Anthony Schaeffer
  • Michael Schafer
  • William Schnaper
  • Jorge Schneider
  • James Schroeder
  • James Sheinin
  • Lee Shulman
  • Teepu Siddique
  • Douglas Sidle
  • Herbert Sier
  • James Sliwa
  • William Small, Jr.
  • Lewis Smith
  • Stephen Smith
  • Michael Socol
  • Nathaniel Soper
  • Stewart Spies
  • William Spies
  • Peter Sporn
  • Cynthia Stack
  • Steven Stanos, Jr.
  • Robin Steinhorn
  • Christine Stock
  • Mark Stolar
  • Neil Stone
  • Lauren Streicher
  • Steven Stryker
  • David Stulberg
  • Robert Sufit
  • John Sullivan
  • Terence Sullivan
  • Riccardo Superina
  • Sandra Swantek
  • Angelo Tanna
  • Audrey Tatar
  • Claudia Tellez
  • Tadanori Tomita
  • Jefferey Trunsky
  • Gerald Toshimi Ujiki
  • Mark Upton
  • Arvydas Vanagunas
  • John Varga
  • Douglas Vaughan
  • Robert Vogelzang
  • Jamie Von Roenn
  • Annette Wagner
  • David Richard Walega
  • Jeffrey Wayne
  • Thomas Wiedrich
  • Richard Wiet
  • Cheryl Wilkes
  • Stephanie Williams
  • Jane Winter
  • Bonnie Wise
  • Richard Wixson
  • Judith Wolfman
  • Cynthia Wong
  • Richard Wunderink
  • Dina Yaghmai
  • Luciana Young
  • Zibute Genevieve Zaparackas
  • Phyllis Zee

Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
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  • Mara Dinsmoor
  • Eve Feinberg
  • Joseph Imperato
  • Trevor Lissoos
  • Charles Miller
  • William Pearce
  • David Shanker
  • Richard Karl Silver
  • Michael Vender

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