Connecticut Magazine recognizes Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital physicians as 'Best Doctors'
Connecticut Magazine has named 77 Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospitalphysicians and surgeons to its 2018 Best Doctors guide. Published in the magazine’s April issue, the Best Doctors list consists of 779 Connecticut physicians from 78 medical specialties.
According to Connecticut Magazine, Best Doctors connects individuals facing difficult medical treatment decisions with the best doctors, selected by impartial peer review in over 450 subspecialties of medicine, to review their diagnosis and treatment plans.
The following Yale Cancer Center and Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven faculty were included in this year’s list:
The full list of physicians can be accessed online at the Connecticut magazine website at: http://www.connecticutmag.com/health-and-science/best-doctors-search-for-a-doctor/article_71264e0e-2b8d-11e8-948c-afd3edf81ce6.html
About Yale Cancer Center Yale Cancer Center (YCC) is one of only 49 National Cancer Institute (NCI-designated comprehensive cancer) centers in the nation and the only such center in southern New England. Comprehensive cancer centers play a vital role in the advancement of the NCI’s goal of reducing morbidity and mortality from cancer through scientific research, cancer prevention, and innovative cancer treatment.
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven is part of the nationally recognized Yale New Haven Hospital, and is affiliated with Yale Cancer Center (YCC), one of only 49 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated comprehensive cancer centers in the nation and the only such center in Connecticut. Smilow Cancer Hospital, the most comprehensive cancer facility in New England, includes private inpatient rooms, multidisciplinary outpatient treatment centers, 12 operating rooms, infusion suites, diagnostic imaging services, and specialized women's and children’s services. YCC and Smilow Cancer Hospital are members of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), an alliance of 27 cancer centers in the U.S., whose mission is to improve the quality, effectiveness and efficiency of oncology care.
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