Patients Honor Dr. Douglas Schottenstein for Compassion
Apr 05, 2012, 03:31 ET
Dr. Douglas Schottenstein of New York, NY, is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.
NEW YORK, April 5, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Douglas Schottenstein 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. Douglas Schottenstein 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. Douglas Schottenstein: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Douglas Schottenstein, M.D., opened his own private practice so that he could deliver the highest quality of care in an advanced, self-contained center. He is one of only 200 physicians in the nation who is double-board certified in neurology and interventional pain management.
For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Douglas Schottenstein's profile on PatientsChoice.org.
Following the publication of Dr. Douglas Schottenstein's selection as a Compassionate Doctor, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Schottenstein 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. Douglas Schottenstein, located in New York, NY, please call 212-750-1155, or visit www.nyspinemedicine.com.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Schottenstein 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. Douglas Schottenstein
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SOURCE American Registry
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