Patients Honor Dr. Harminder Singh for Compassion

Jul 15, 2013, 15:45 ET from American Registry

Dr. Harminder Singh of Stanford, CA is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.

STANFORD, Calif., July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Harminder Singh was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification.


Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and Patients' Choice 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 870,000 active physicians, only 3% were accorded this honor in 2012.

The Compassionate Doctor certification is part of the Patients' Choice recognition program, where patients rate and vote for their favorite doctors.

Dr. Harminder Singh 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 Harminder Singh: a short profile by and about the honoree:

After completing his medical schooling from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Dr. Singh did his Neurosurgical Residency at Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Subsequently, he joined the Neurosurgical faculty at Stanford University School of Medicine, where he enjoys teaching and training future generations of Neurosurgical residents. Dr. Singh's clinical and research interests include minimally invasive neurosurgery, spinal cord injury, spinal trauma and brain and spine tumors. Dr. Singh is fluent in four languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi and Bengali.

For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Harminder Singh's profile on

Following the publication of Dr. Harminder Singh's selection for the Patients' Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Singh 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. Harminder Singh, located in Stanford, CA call 408-885-5686, or visit

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

Contact Information:
Dr. Harminder Singh
Phone: 408-885-5686

Dr. Harminder Singh Selected For "Compassionate Doctor Award 2012." Source: American Registry and Patients' Choice on behalf of Dr. Harminder Singh

SOURCE American Registry