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49 Yale doctors make New York magazine’s best list

July 05, 2013

Yale Medical Group congratulates 49 of our physicians who were included in New York magazine’s most recent annual “Best Doctors” issue. Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, a New York City research and information firm, determines the rankings based on a regional peer-review survey that asks thousands of licensed physicians to nominate the physicians who, in their judgment, are the best in their field and related fields.

The 2013 “Best Doctors” issue, which features a total of 1,198 physicians, is online at Here are the YMG physicians who were named to the list:

John Aruny
Vascular & Interventional

Masoud Azodi
Gynecologic Surgery

Michael Baumgaertner
Orthopaedic Surgery

Jean Bolognia

Henry Cabin
Cardiovascular Medicine

Michael Cleman
Cardiovascular Disease

John Colberg

Joshua Copel
Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Frank Detterbeck
Thoracic Surgery

Richard Edelson

Richard Ehrenkranz
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

John Elefteriades
Thoracic Surgery

Matthew Ellman
Internal Medicine

Sukru Emre
Transplantation and Immunology

David Greer

Sabet Hashim
Thoracic Surgery

Roy Herbst
Medical Oncology

Howard Hochster
Medical Oncology

Christopher Howes
Cardiovascular Medicine

Silvio Inzucchi
Endocrinology & Metabolism

Walter Kernan
Internal Medicine

David Leffell

Walter Longo
Colorectal Surgery

Paul McCarthy
Pediatric Rheumatology

Shirley McCarthy
Diagnostic Radiology

Michael Paidas
Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Pasquale Patrizio
Reproductive Endocrinology
& Infertility

John Persing
Plastic Surgery

Daniel Petrylak
Medical Oncology

Vincent Quagliarello
Infectious Disease

Kenneth Roberts
Radiation Oncology

Ronald Salem

Robert Schoen

Peter Schulam

Dennis Spencer

Bauer Sumpio
Vascular Surgery

Carrie Swigart
Hand Surgery

Gordon Sze

William Tamborlane
Pediatric Endocrinology

Lynn Tanoue
Pulmonary Disease

Francine Testa
Child Neurology

J. Grant Thomson
Hand Surgery

James Tsai

Theodore Tsangaris

Robert Udelsman
Endocrine/General Surgery

Christopher van Dyck

Lynn Wilson
Radiation Oncology

Nwanmegha Young

David Yuh
Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Submitted by John Curtis on July 05, 2013