Patients Honor Dr. Semih Gungor for Compassion
25 Apr, 2012, 04:47 ET
Dr. Semih Gungor of New York, New York is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.
NEW YORK, April 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Semih Gungor was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2011 Compassionate Doctor Certification.
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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. Semih Gungor 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. Semih Gungor: a short profile by and about the honoree:
Dr. Semih Gungor is a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain management specialist. Dr. Gungor is the Medical Director of the HSS Ambulatory Pain Medicine Program and the Director of Pain Medicine Research. He believes that each patient with a pain problem is unique and requires comprehensive assessment with only the highest quality of pain-focused medical care available to diagnose and treat their pain condition. By providing timely, efficient and thorough care, Dr. Gungor's goal is to achieve the most optimal level of functionality for all patients.
For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Semih Gungor's profile on PatientsChoice.org.
Following the publication of Dr. Semih Gungor's selection as a Compassionate Doctor, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Gungor 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. Semih Gungor, located in New York, New York please call 212-774-2176, or visit http://www.hss.edu/physicians_semih-gungor.asp.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Gungor 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.
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