More than 50 Northeast Medical Group Physicians Among CT “Best Doctors”

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Stratford, CT (April 3, 2018) – More than 50 Northeast Medical Group (NEMG) physicians and more than 400 from across Yale New Haven Health – which includes Bridgeport, Greenwich, Yale New Haven, Lawrence + Memorial and Westerly hospitals – have been selected by their state colleagues for Connecticut Magazine’s 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America list in the April 2018 issue. 

“Our physicians are deeply dedicated to providing high-quality, advanced care,” said Prathibha Varkey, MBBS, president and CEO of NEMG. “Their devotion to ensuring that every patient under their care is treated with the respect and compassion they expect and deserve is both admirable and inspiring.”

Connecticut Magazine’s selection methodology recently changed when Hearst Media acquired the publication. The list is now compiled by Best Doctors, which undertakes a peer-to-peer survey every two years. Only currently listed Best Doctors can submit nominations for doctors who, in their judgment, are the best in their field.

The “Best Doctors” issue features more than 800 physicians representing scores of specialties, is available online at http://www.connecticutmag.com/article_af095394-27da-11e8-b933-9b11a0051c15.html.

For more information on the Northeast Medical Group doctors named in this year’s “Best Doctors” issue, visit www.northeastmedicalgroup.org.

Northeast Medical Group physicians among Connecticut “Best Doctors” are:

Francis P. Alcedo, Primary Care
Nabil A. Atweh, General Surgery
Andrew Bedford, Gastroenterology
Nicholas Bertini, Primary Care
Stephen Brenner, Primary Care
Karen E. Brown, Primary Care
Linda R. Casale, Cardiology
Murali Chiravuri, Cardiology
Michael J. Connolly, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics
Holly Duncan Craig, Primary Care
Joseph A. Cuteri, OB/GYN
Richard Danehower, Rheumatology
Marguerite Rao Dillaway, Pediatrics
Mitchell H. Driesman, Cardiology
David J. Eilbott, Internal Medicine
Lawrence I. Fisher, Cardiology
Robert F. Fishman, Cardiology
Robert Lawrence Fogerty, Hospitalist
Cynthia I. Gentes, Primary Care
Geoffrey S. Gladstein, Rheumatology

Robert Henry, Internal Medicine
Robert Herzliner, Neonatology
Harris C. Jacobs, Neonatology
Lee Jung, Primary Care
Gerard J. Kerins, Geriatrics
Steven H. Kunkes, Cardiology
Steven A. Laifer, Perinatology
Cynthia F. Mann, Pediatrics
Marc Eliot Mann, Primary Care
Robert M. McLean, Primary Care
Craig A. McPherson, Cardiology
Jay L. Meizlish, Cardiology
Cheryl A. Menzies, Neonatology
Denis J. Miller, Internal Medicine
Robert M. Moskowitz, Cardiology
Brian D. Pollack, Cardiology
Stephen Eliot Possick, Cardiology
Maria Chung, Rhee, OB/GYN
Harold J. Sauer, OB/GYN
Mary J. Scheimann, Primary Care
William N. Schreiber, Primary Care
Adam E. Schussheim, Cardiology
Gregory N. Soloway, Gastroenterology
Robert J. Stiller, Perinatology
Richard L. Taikowski, Cardiology
Edward R. Tuohy, Cardiology
Stephen J. Urciuoli, Primary Care
Barbara A. Ward, Oncology
Robert D. Winslow, Cardiology
Andrew C. Wormser, Primary Care
Barry J. Wu, Hospitalist

Northeast Medical Group (NEMG) is a not-for-profit multispecialty medical foundation established in 2010. NEMG integrates physicians across Yale New Haven Health and helps provide more coordinated, comprehensive, safe and high quality health care for patients across the entire continuum – primary, specialty, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitative and preventive care. NEMG represents more than 120 locations and 835 physicians and medical professionals affiliated with Bridgeport, Greenwich, Lawrence + Memorial, Westerly and Yale New Haven hospitals. www.northeastmedicalgroup.org

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