NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Vitals is pleased to announce that Dr. Jason Wendel has been honored with the prestigious 2013 Compassionate Doctor Award.
The accolade, which recognizes physician excellence, is given only to doctors who receive outstanding patient reviews throughout the calendar year. Of the nation's 870,000 active physicians, only 3 percent were accorded the Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award in 2013.
Each year, nearly 150 million patients across the U.S. access Vitals and UCompareHealthCare to provide feedback about their experiences with their physicians. The Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award is bestowed on doctors who have an average rating of at least a 3.5 out of 4.0 in the category of bedside manner. All winning doctors must also have a medical license in good standing with no sanctions.
Dr. Jason Wendel 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."
To learn more about the doctor and see the award, please visit Dr. Jason Wendel's profile on Vitals.com.
Following the announcement of Dr. Jason Wendel's selection for the Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award, American Registry added Dr. Wendel 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.
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About Jason Wendel: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Dr. Jason Wendel is a board certified plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic surgery and advanced Laser procedures. His practice is located in Nashville, Tennessee. With 11 years of experience, Dr. Wendel offers his patients the most up-to-date in minimally invasive plastic surgery procedures in the safest possible environment. Patients come to Dr. Wendel from many states across the United States and have come from other countries.
Dr. Jason Wendel
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SOURCE American Registry