ELKIN, N.C., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Peter McIlveen.
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. Peter McIlveen 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 Peter McIlveen: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Dr. Peter McIlveen is passionate about helping patients achieve their optimal health and well-being. By being dual board certified in both Obstetrics/Gynecology and Obesity Medicine, Dr. McIlveen is able to help patients achieve their health goals, lose weight, increase energy, and decrease or eliminate medications. He focuses not only on patients' symptoms, but also on the causes of their symptoms, with an emphasis on preventative and integrative medicine. Dr. McIlveen strongly believes that listening attentively to his patients is necessary in order to provide excellent medical care.
For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. Peter McIlveen's profile on Vitals.com.
Following the publication of Peter McIlveen's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. McIlveen 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. Peter McIlveen, located in Elkin, NC, please call 336-526-3500, or visit www.totalwomancare.net & www.ncweight.com.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. McIlveen 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.
Dr. Peter McIlveen
SOURCE American Registry