SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group.
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. Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group 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 Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group: a short profile by and about the honoree:
-- Board Certified Ophthalmologist -- Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Fellow of American College of Surgeons -- Member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, the California Medical Association, and the American Society of Anti-Aging -- Best Teaching Award from the Jules Stein Eye Institute/UCLA. Dr. Stelzner is a leader in comprehensive eye care, and innovative eye surgical techniques. Her vast medical training and experience as well as her compassion for her patients have made her one of the top ophthalmologists in the country.
For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group's profile on Vitals.com.
Following the publication of Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Stelzner 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. Sadiqa Stelzner from Santa Monica Eye Medical Group, located in Santa Monica, CA, please call 310-829-5475, or visit www.smeyegroup.com.
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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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