Hahnemann Physicians named Top Doctors 
Hahnemann University Hospital physicians were named among the best in the region by Philadelphia magazine. 

PHILADELPHIA (May 3, 2010) – Twenty doctors who serve on the Hahnemann University Hospital medical staff were named to Philadelphia magazine annual list of the region’s “Top Doctors.”    The magazine invited all licensed physicians and hospital leadership to cast their ballot for the region’s most highly-skilled doctors using an online voting system. 

The following Hahnemann-affiliated physicians appear on Philadelphia magazine’s 2010 “Top Doctors” list:

o        Joseph M. Boselli, M.D. – Internal Medicine

o        Ari D. Brooks, M.D. – Surgery

o        Andres E. Castellanos, M.D. – Surgery

o        Paul G. Curcillo, M.D. – Surgery

o        Howard Eisen, M.D. – Cardiovascular Disease

o        Justin D. Harmon, D.O. – Urology

o        Jamison Jaffe, D.O. – Urology

o        Norman A. Johanson, M.D. – Orthopaedic Surgery

o        Ellie Kelepouris, M.D. – Nephrology

o        Lydia T. Komarnicky, M.D. – Radiation Oncology

o        William C. Meyers, M.D. – Surgery

o        Owen C. Montgomery, M.D. – Obstetrics and Gynecology

o        Paul Nyirjesy, MD – Obstetrics and Gynecology

o        David Reich, M.D. – Surgery

o        James C. Reynolds, M.D. – Gastroenterology

o        Robert T. Sataloff, M.D. – Otolaryngology

o        Robert Schwartzman, M.D. – Neurology

o        David E. Stein, M.D. – Colon and Rectal Surgery

o        Michael S. Weingarten, M.D. – Vascular Surgery

o        Kristene E. Whitmore, M.D. – Urology


Dermatologist Christina Chung, M.D., was also featured in a special section called “Physicians, healing themselves.”

 “We are very proud of the Hahnemann physicians that were named to this year’s list,” stated Michael P. Halter, FACHE, chief executive officer. “We believe that our physicians are among the best in the region, and provide quality care at a high level.”

About Hahnemann University Hospital

Hahnemann University Hospital is a 496-bed academic medical center at Broad and Vine Streets in Philadelphia, Pa.  The hospital is a tertiary care institution that specializes in cardiac services, heart failure and transplantation, OB/GYN, orthopedics, medical, surgical and radiation oncology, bone marrow transplantation, renal dialysis and kidney/pancreas/liver transplantation. In 2009, Hahnemann earned Magnet® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®.  Hahnemann is recognized by the American Heart Association as a leader in coronary artery disease and heart failure treatments.   The hospital performed one of the city’s first kidney transplants in 1963 and one of the first bone marrow transplants in 1976.  Hahnemann became Philadelphia’s first Level I Regional Resource Trauma Center for adults in 1986, and since then has been served by MidAtlantic MedEvac, an aeromedical transport program for critically ill patients. Hahnemann is proud to be the first hospital in Philadelphia to join with The Wellness Community of Philadelphia to offer onsite support and education services to cancer patients and their families.  Hahnemann is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the nation’s oldest and largest hospital accreditation agency. An affiliate of Drexel University College of Medicine, Hahnemann University Hospital is part of Tenet Pennsylvania, which also includes St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. To learn more about Hahnemann, visit www.hahnemannhospital.com       


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