Patients Honor Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D. for Compassion
30 Apr, 2012, 02:30 ET
Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D. of Pasadena, CA is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.
PASADENA, Calif., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D. was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2011 Compassionate Doctor Certification.
Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), UCompareHealthCare (http://www.ucomparehealthcare.com), and Patients' Choice (http://www.patientschoice.org) to provide feedback about experiences with their physicians.
Only those physicians with near perfect overall and bedside manner scores, as voted by their patients, are selected for the Compassionate Doctor recognition. Of the nation's 720,000 active physicians, only 3% were accorded this honor in 2011.
The Compassionate Doctor certification is part of the Patients' Choice recognition program, where patients rate and vote for their favorite doctors.
Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D. commented on the recognition: "This is quite an honor for me. I am very pleased to have been selected and grateful to my patients who went out of their way to rate me and give me positive reviews."
About Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D.: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Multi-awarded eye doctor/eye surgeon. Board-certified Ophthalmologist. A recognized expert in Glaucoma and in the highly specialized Canaloplasty procedure. Not only is Dr. Richardson one of the few eye surgeons to perform canaloplasty, he is also active in teaching other surgeons how to perform this advanced glaucoma surgery. Dedicated to making this lower risk surgery available to as many patients with glaucoma as possible, Dr. Richardson regularly travels throughout the U.S. to personally train fellow ophthalmic surgeons how to perform Canaloplasty glaucoma surgery.
For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D.'s profile on PatientsChoice.org.
Following the publication of Dr. David D. Richardson, M.D.'s selection as a Compassionate Doctor, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Richardson 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 D. Richardson, M.D. located in Pasadena, CA please call (626) 289 7856, or visit http://david-richardson-md.com.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Richardson 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 Compassionate Doctor certification is the honor role of physicians who have received the highest overall and bedside manner 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. David D. Richardson, M.D.
Phone: (626) 289 7856
Email Address: [email protected]
SOURCE American Registry
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