NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. David Shafer.
In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2013.
Millions of patients go online each year to rate their doctors on various components of care, including accuracy of their diagnosis, the amount of time they spent with the doctor, and the doctor's bedside manner and follow-up care. Patients' Choice reviews these rankings and other quality measures to compile its yearly list of award winners.
Dr. David Shafer commented on the recognition: "I'm so honored to receive an award that's based on how my patients view the quality of care I provide. I strive each day to exceed my patients' expectations, and I'm grateful that they've recognized my efforts."
About David Shafer: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Dr. David Shafer is a NYC double board certified plastic surgeon, Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery & Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. With over 30,000 FACEBOOK fans (https://www.facebook.com/DrDavidShafer), Dr. Shafer is internationally recognized by his patients for his naturally appearing cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body. From the world renowned Mayo Clinic and prestigious MEETH fellowship, Dr. David Shafer specializes in New York City facial plastic surgery, breast augmentation, tummy tuck, liposuction, Botox and Mommy Makeover.
For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. David Shafer's profile on Vitals.com.
Following the publication of David Shafer's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Shafer to The Registry™ of Business Excellence. An exclusive recognition plaque has been designed to commemorate the honor. The doctor's custom wall plaque is shown here.
For more information on Dr. David Shafer, located in New York, NY, please call 212-888-7770, or visit www.ShaferPlasticSurgery.com.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Shafer and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.
Patients' Choice provides in-depth information on doctors in your area who have been recognized and awarded for outstanding patient care and expertise. The Patients' Choice Award is the honor roll of physicians who have received the highest ratings by their patients.
American Registry, LLC, recognizes excellence in top businesses and professionals. The Registry™ includes over 2 million significant business and professional recognitions. For more information, search The Registry at http://www.americanregistry.com.
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