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(Philadelphia, PA) – One hundred forty six (146) Temple physicians have been named to Philadelphia magazine’s “Top Doctors” list for 2019. Physicians on the Medical news 1list were nominated by their professional peers and practice at Temple University Hospital (TUH), Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC), Jeanes Hospital, Temple University Hospital-Episcopal Campus and in the community as part of Temple Physicians, Inc. (TPI).

“We are proud that Temple Health’s physicians are once again well represented on Philadelphia magazine’s ‘Top Doctors’ list,” says Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS, President and CEO of Temple University Health System, Lewis Katz Dean of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and Senior Executive Vice President for Health Affairs at Temple University. “The 146 Temple physicians on this year’s list represent 38 different medical specialties and are among the most respected and skilled healthcare professionals in the region. The number of specialties represented by these ‘Top Doctors’ is a testament to the depth and breadth of Temple’s clinical excellence.”

 

The Temple doctors on this year’s “Top Doctors” list represent the following 38 specialties: Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery; Radiation Oncology; Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism; Pediatrics; Neurology; Cardiovascular Disease; Internal Medicine; Interventional Cardiology; Gastroenterology; Gynecologic Oncology; Surgery; Rheumatology; Hematology; Ophthalmology; Urology; Vascular Surgery; Pulmonary Disease; Pain Medicine; Vascular & Interventional Radiology; Nephrology; Pathology; Cardiac Electrophysiology; Medical Oncology; Neurological Surgery; Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery; Obstetrics & Gynecology; Pediatric Otolaryngology; Otolaryngology; Orthopaedic Surgery; Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Nuclear Medicine; Diagnostic Radiology; Family Medicine; Plastic Surgery; Colon & Rectal Surgery; Hospice & Palliative Medicine; Infectious Disease; and Hand Surgery.

 

The 2019 Temple Health “Top Doctors” are:

 

  • Abbas El-Sayed Abbas, MD, MS, FACS – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (TUH/FCCC)
  • Penny R. Anderson, MD – Radiation Oncology (FCCC)
  • Jonathan R. Anolik, MD, FACP, FACE – Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Stephen C. Aronoff, MD, MBA – Pediatrics (TUH)
  • S. Ausim Azizi, MD, PhD – Neurology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Manavendra Bakhshi, MD – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH-Episcopal)
  • Simeon L. Bardin, MD – Internal Medicine (TPI)
  • Riyaz Bashir, MD, FACC, RVT – Interventional Cardiology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • William Battle, MD – Gastroenterology (Jeanes)
  • David Becker, MD, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH/Jeanes/TPI)
  • Cynthia A. Bergman, MD – Gynecologic Oncology (FCCC/TUH)
  • Richard J. Bleicher, MD, FACS– Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Marissa A. Blum, MD, MSHPR – Rheumatology (TUH)
  • Robert S. Boova, MD – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (Jeanes/TUH)
  • Alison E. Branigan, MD, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/TPI)
  • Lawrence H. Brent, MD – Rheumatology (TUH)
  • Michael E. Bromberg, MD, PhD – Hematology (TUH)
  • Aaila I. Chaudhry, MD – Ophthalmology (Jeanes)
  • David Y.T. Chen, MD, FACS – Urology (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • David E. Chinn, MD, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/TPI)
  • Eric T. Choi, MD – Vascular Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)    
  • Christina S. Chu, MD – Gynecologic  Oncology (FCCC)
  • Marcin A. Chwistek, MD, FAAHPM – Pain Medicine (FCCC)  
  • Gary S. Cohen, MD – Vascular & Interventional Radiology (TUH/FCCC)
  • Serban Constantinescu, MD, PhD – Nephrology (TUH)
  • Harry S. Cooper, MD – Pathology (FCCC)
  • Joshua M. Cooper, MD – Cardiac Electrophysiology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Francis C. Cordova, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Deborah L. Crabbe, MD – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH)
  • Gerard J. Criner, MD, FACP, FACCP – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Paul G. Curcillo II, MD, FACS – Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Gilbert D’Alonzo, DO – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • John M. Daly, MD, FACS – Surgery (FCCC/TUH)
  • Mary B. Daly, MD, PhD, FACP – Medical Oncology (FCCC)
  • Parag B. Desai, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Thomas F. Diaz, MD – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/TPI)
  • Antonio Di Carlo, MD, CM, FACS, FRCSC – Surgery (TUH)
  • Martin J. Edelman, MD – Medical Oncology (FCCC)  
  • Daniel Edmundowicz, MD, MS, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Hormoz Ehya, MD – Pathology (FCCC)
  • Cherie P. Erkmen, MD – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (TUH)
  • Kadir Erkmen, MD – Neurological Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)       
  • Daniel D. Eun, MD – Urology (TUH)
  • Jeffrey M. Farma, MD, FACS – Surgery (FCCC/TUH)
  • Richard I. Fisher, MD – Medical Oncology (FCCC)
  • David Fiss, MD – Interventional Cardiology (Jeanes/TUH)     
  • Paul R. Forfia, MD – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH)
  • Frank K. Friedenberg, MD, MS(Epi) – Gastroenterology (TUH)
  • Henry C. Fung, MD, FACP, FRCPE – Hematology (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Garo S. Garibian, MD, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/TUH)
  • Susan S. Gersh, MD, FACP, DABIHM – Internal Medicine (TUH)
  • Carol Ann Glowacki, MD, FACOG – Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Amy J. Goldberg, MD, FACS – Surgery (TUH)
  • Lori J. Goldstein, MD, FASCO – Medical Oncology (FCCC)
  • Richard E. Greenberg, MD, FACS – Urology (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Richard M. Greenberg, MD, FACC, FACP, FHRS, CCDS  – Cardiac Electrophysiology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Alan D. Haber, MD, FCCP – Pulmonary Disease (FCCC)
  • Michael J. Hall, MD, MS – Medical Oncology (FCCC/TUH)
  • Shelly Hayes, MD – Radiation Oncology (FCCC)
  • Stephen J. Heller, MD – Gastroenterology (TUH)
  • Jeffrey D. Henderer, MD – Ophthalmology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Enrique Hernandez, MD – Gynecologic Oncology (TUH)
  • Gail M. Herrine, MD, FACOG, IBCLC, FABM – Obstetrics & Gynecology (TUH)
  • Sharon J. Herring, MD, MPH – Internal Medicine (TUH)
  • Brenda J. Horwitz, MD – Gastroenterology (TUH)
  • Eric M. Horwitz, MD – Radiation Oncology (FCCC)
  • Karen L. Houck, MD, FACOG – Gynecologic Oncology (TUH)
  • Glenn C. Isaacson, MD, FACS, FAAP – Pediatric Otolaryngology (TUH)
  • Mercedes P. Jacobson, MD – Neurology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Fredric Jaffe, DO – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (TUH)
  • Lawrence I. Kaplan, MD, FACP – Internal Medicine (TUH)
  • Paul S. Karlin, DO – Pulmonary Disease (Jeanes/TUH/TPI)
  • Victor Kim, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Stephanie A. King, MD – Gynecologic Oncology (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Benjamin Krevsky, MD, MPH – Gastroenterology (TUH)
  • Alexander Kutikov, MD, FACS – Urology (FCCC)
  • Miriam N. Lango, MD, FACS – Otolaryngology (FCCC/TUH)
  • Jeffrey C. Liu, MD – Otolaryngology (TUH/FCCC)      
  • Matthew P. Lorei, MD – Orthopaedic Surgery (TUH)               
  • Ian B. Maitin, MD, MBA – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (TUH)
  • A. James Mamary, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Nathaniel T. Marchetti, DO – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • David M. Masiak, DO, FCCP, FACC, FACP – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/TUH)
  • Steven J. Mattleman, MD, FACC – Cardiovascular Disease (Jeanes/FCCC)
  • Alan H. Maurer, MD –Nuclear Medicine (TUH)
  • Michael J. Metro, MD – Urology (TUH)
  • Barton N. Milestone, MD – Diagnostic Radiology (FCCC)
  • Juhi Mittal, MD – Medical Oncology (TUH/FCCC)      
  • Curtis T. Miyamoto, MD – Radiation Oncology (TUH)
  • Jack H. Mydlo, MD – Urology (TUH)
  • Minhhuyen T. Nguyen, MD, AGAF, FACP – Gastroenterology (FCCC)
  • Mark F. Obenrader, MD, PhD – Family Medicine (Jeanes/TPI)
  • Brian O’Murchu, MD – Interventional Cardiology (TUH)
  • Anuradha S. Paranjape, MD, MPH, FACP – Internal Medicine (TUH)
  • Henry P. Parkman, MD – Gastroenterology (TUH)
  • Ted M. Parris, MD, FACC – Interventional Cardiology (Jeanes/TUH)
  • Rosaleen B. Parsons, MD, FACR, FSAR – Diagnostic Radiology (FCCC)
  • Sameer A. Patel, MD, FACS – Plastic Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Roman V. Petrov, MD – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (FCCC/TUH)
  • Matthew M. Philp, MD – Colon & Rectal Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Elizabeth R. Plimack, MD, MS – Medical Oncology (FCCC)     
  • Natasha Pollak, MD – Otolaryngology (TUH/Jeanes)               
  • Michel A. Pontari, MD – Urology (TUH)
  • Joseph V. Queenan, MD – Neurological Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Juan J. Diaz Quinones, MD, FACOG – Obstetrics & Gynecology (TUH)
  • A. Koneti Rao, MD – Hematology (TUH)
  • Adam C. Reese, MD – Urology (TUH)
  • John A. Ridge, MD, PhD, FACS – Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Pamela C. Roehm, MD, PhD – Otolaryngology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Lauren Rosenberg, MD – Family Medicine (Jeanes/TPI)
  • Howard M. Ross, MD, FACS, FASCRS – Colon & Rectal Surgery (TUH)
  • Daniel J. Rubin, MD, MSc, FACE – Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (TUH)
  • Stephen C. Rubin, MD – Gynecologic Oncology (FCCC)
  • Denise A. Salerno, MD, FAAP – Pediatrics (TUH)
  • Rafik Samuel, MD – Infectious Disease (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Aditi G. Satti, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Stanley J. Savinese, DO, FAAHPM – Hospice & Palliative Medicine (TUH)
  • Deric C. Savior, MD – Medical Oncology (TUH/FCCC)
  • Bindi K. Shah-Johnson, MD, FACC – Cardiac Electrophysiology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Daniel J. Sher, MD – Gastroenterology (Jeanes)
  • Elin R. Sigurdson, MD, PhD, FACS – Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Mark L. Sobczak, MD – Radiation Oncology (FCCC)   
  • Ahmed M. Soliman, MD – Otolaryngology (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Irene J. Tan, MD – Rheumatology (TUH)
  • Ellen M. Tedaldi, MD, MACP – Internal Medicine (TUH)
  • Joseph J. Thoder, MD – Hand Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Jeffrey L. Tokar, MD, FASGE, AGAF – Gastroenterology (FCCC)
  • Neal S. Topham, MD, FACS – Plastic Surgery (FCCC/Jeanes)
  • Elina M. Toskala, MD, PhD, MBA – Otolaryngology (Jeanes/TUH)      
  • Yoshiya Toyoda, MD, PhD – Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • John M. Travaline, MD – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)
  • Alan J. Twer, MD, FAAO – Ophthalmology (Jeanes)
  • Audrey B. Uknis, MD – Rheumatology (TUH)
  • Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS – Urology (FCCC/Jeanes)               
  • Anjali Vaidya, MD, FACC, FASE, FACP – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH)             
  • William A. Van Decker, MD – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH)
  • Eric J. Velazquez, MD, FACS – Surgery (Jeanes)         
  • Margaret von Mehren, MD – Medical Oncology (FCCC)         
  • Michael W. Weaver, MD – Neurological Surgery (TUH/Jeanes)
  • Sheila E. Weaver, DO – Pulmonary Disease (TUH)    
  • David S. Weinberg, MD, MSc – Gastroenterology (FCCC)
  • Stephanie E. Weiss, MD – Radiation Oncology (FCCC)
  • Susan E. Wiegers, MD, FACC, FASE – Cardiovascular Disease (TUH)
  • George A. Yesenosky, MD – Cardiac Electrophysiology (Jeanes/TUH)
  • Jian Q. Yu, MD, FACNM, FRCPC – Nuclear Medicine (FCCC/TUH)       

About Temple Health
Temple University Health System (TUHS) is a $2.1 billion academic health system dedicated to providing access to quality patient care and supporting excellence in medical education and research.   The Health System consists of Temple University Hospital (TUH), ranked among the “Best Hospitals” in the region by U.S. News & World Report; TUH-Episcopal Campus; TUH-Northeastern Campus; Fox Chase Cancer Center, an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center;  Jeanes Hospital, a community-based hospital offering medical, surgical and emergency services; Temple Transport Team, a ground and air-ambulance company; and Temple Physicians, Inc., a network of community-based specialty and primary-care physician practices.  TUHS is affiliated with the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, and Temple University Physicians, which is Temple Health’s physician practice plan comprised of more than 500 full-time and part-time academic physicians in 20 clinical departments.

 

The Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM), established in 1901, is one of the nation’s leading medical schools.  Each year, the School of Medicine educates more than 800 medical students and approximately 240 graduate students. Based on its level of funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Katz School of Medicine is the second-highest ranked medical school in Philadelphia and the third-highest in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  According to U.S. News & World Report,LKSOM is among the top 10 most applied-to medical schools in the nation.

 

Temple Health refers to the health, education and research activities carried out by the affiliates of Temple University Health System (TUHS) and by the Katz School of Medicine.  TUHS neither provides nor controls the provision of health care. All health care is provided by its member organizations or independent health care providersaffiliated with TUHS member organizations. Each TUHS member organization is owned and operated pursuant to its governing documents.

 

It is the policy of Temple University Health System that there shall be no exclusion from, or participation in, and no one denied the benefits of, the delivery of quality medical care on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, disability, age, ancestry, color, national origin, physical ability, level of education, or source of payment.

published gloucestercitynews.net | April 30, 2019

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