Patients Honor Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi for Compassion

Sep 23, 2013, 16:28 ET from American Registry

Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi of Naples, FL is ranked among the top physicians in the nation, based on patient reviews.

NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi 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. Joseph Pergolizzi 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 Joseph Pergolizzi: a short profile by and about the honoree:

Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi offers personalized medical service through an innovative practice design providing enhanced care and direct access to top medical experts and centers around the globe. He combines research, teaching, and patient care during every visit to build a meaningful, lifelong relationship between patient and physician.

For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi's profile on

Following the publication of Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi's selection for the Patients' Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Pergolizzi 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. Joseph Pergolizzi, located in Naples, FL call 239-597-3564, or visit

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

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SOURCE American Registry