BOCA RATON, Fla., July 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Four leading clinicians from Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA), a national network of five hospitals that specialize in the treatment of cancer, were recently recognized by Newsweek magazine as "Top Cancer Doctors in 2015." The prestigious annual list is compiled through peer nominations and extensive research conducted by Castle Connolly Medical LTD following the vetting of nearly 100,000 nominations among specialists and medical leaders throughout the U.S.
For 2015, the following CTCA® physicians were included on the top cancer doctors list:
- George Daneker, Jr., MD, Chief Medical Officer of CTCA and Surgical Oncologist at Southeastern Regional Medical Center near Atlanta;
- Jonathan Kiev, MD, FACS, Thoracic Surgeon at Midwestern Regional Medical Center;
- Charles Komen Brown, MD, PhD, Medical Director of Surgery and Surgical Oncologist at Midwestern Regional Medical Center near Chicago; and
- Daniel Nader, DO, FCCP, Chief, Division of Pulmonary Services, Department of Medicine at CTCA; Chief of Staff, Director of the Lung Center at Southwestern Regional Medical Center in Tulsa.
"These fine and accomplished physicians represent the level of clinical excellence available to our patients at all five CTCA hospitals," said President of Medicine & Science at CTCA, Maurie Markman, MD. "We are proud of this well-deserved recognition and honored to have these doctors on our team."
About Cancer Treatment Centers of America®
Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global (CTCA), with headquarters in Boca Raton, Fla., is a national network of five hospitals that specialize in the treatment of patients fighting complex or advanced-stage cancer. CTCA offers an integrative approach to cancer treatment that combines surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy with nutritional counseling, naturopathic medicine, mind-body therapy, and spiritual support to enhance quality of life and minimize side effects during treatment. The company serves patients from around the world at hospitals located in Atlanta, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix and Tulsa. Known for delivering the Mother Standard® of care and Patient Empowerment Medicine®, CTCA provides patients with comprehensive information about their treatment options so they can participate in their treatment decisions. For more information about CTCA, go to cancercenter.com, Facebook.com/CancerCenter and Twitter.com/CancerCenter.
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SOURCE Cancer Treatment Centers of America