Dr. Avaricio of Rego Park, Ozone Park, New York has been named a Patients' Choice Award Winner for 2012

Nov 05, 2012, 14:36 ET from American Registry

REGO PARK, N.Y. and OZONE PARK, N.Y., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Michael Luz Avaricio.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121105/DC06223)

In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent consistently received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2012.

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. Michael Luz Avaricio 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 Michael Luz Avaricio: a short profile by and about the honoree:

Dr. Michael L. Avaricio is a board certified physician, a graduate of Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in NYC, a former Chief Medical Resident in the North Shore Long Island Jewish Healthcare System and completed his cardiovascular training at the prestigious Maimonides Medical Center. Dr. Avaricio is presently an Asst. Professor at the NYU School of Medicine and has privileges in top cardiac centers such as LIJ, North Shore, NYU and NYHQ. Dr. Avaricio works in collaboration with Primary Care Physicians to ensure the Cardiovascular well-being of the patient.

For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. Michael Luz Avaricio's profile on PatientsChoice.org.

Following the publication of Michael Luz Avaricio's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Avaricio 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. Michael Luz Avaricio, located in Rego Park, Ozone Park, New York, please call 718 360 5060, or visit www.bestcardiac.com.

This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Avaricio 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.

Contact Info:
Dr. Michael Luz Avaricio
Phone: 718 360 5060
Email Address: Dr.Avaricio@bestcardiac.com

SOURCE American Registry