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181 Yale New Haven Hospital physicians among Connecticut Magazine's "top docs"

Connecticut Magazine has named 181 Yale New Haven Hospital physicians among the best in the state in its annual "Top Docs" issue. They were among 265 Yale New Haven Health physicians selected by the magazine for the honor.

The YNHH doctors were among 825 throughout the state selected from the results of a questionnaire sent to 5,000 Connecticut physicians and then combined with Connecticut Magazine's surveys from 2011-2014.

Ronald Angoff, MD, Pediatrics
Richard Antaya, MD, Dermatology
Vivan Argento, MD, Geriatric Medicine
David Astrachan, MD, Otolaryngology
Abraham Avni-Singer, MD, Pediatrics
John Awad, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Kenneth S. Backman, MD, Allergy Immunology
Philip M. Barasch, MD, Neurology
Sharon H. Barrett, MD, Dermatology
Michael C. Bennick, MD, Gastroenterology
Richard A. Bernstein, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Douglas A. Berv, MD, Psychiatry
Paula M. Bevelacqua, MD, Dermatology
David A. Bindelglass, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Emily E. Blair, DO, Obstetrics Gynecology
Peter A. Blume, MD, Podiatry
Jean L. Bolognia, MD, Dermatology
Myron H. Brand, MD, Gastroenterology
Peter J. Branden, MD, Ophthalmology
Irwin M. Braverman, MD, Dermatology
Dante A. Brittis, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Henry S. Cabin, MD, Cardiology
Joseph A. Camilleri, MD, Urology
Christopher Canny, MD, Pediatrics
Carolyn Carroll, MD, Dermatology
Frank M. Castiglione, MD, Dermatology
Victor A. Chang, MD, Oncology Hematology
Bradford S. Chervin, MD, Otolaryngology
Robert D. Chessin, MD, Pediatrics
Zeno Chicarilli, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
Jennifer Nam Choi, MD, Dermatology
Geoffrey Chupp, MD, Pulmonary Medicine
Steven M. Cohen, MD, Radiology
John W. Colberg, MD, Urology
Leo M. Cooney, JR., MD, Geriatric Medicine
John P. Daigneault, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Robert V. Dawe, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Richard J. Dean, MD, Urology
Brian M. DeBroff, MD, Ophthalmology
Frank C. Detterbeck, MD, Thoracic Surgery
Phillip S. Dickey, MD, Neurosurgery
Michael DiLuna, MD, Neurosurgery
Charles A. DiSabatino, MD, Rheumatology
John W. Dobbins, MD, Gastroenterology
David H. Dreyfus, MD, Allergy Immunology
Andrew J. Duffy, MD, Surgery General
Israel Dvoretzky, MD, Dermatology
Patricia Ecker, MD, Ophthalmology
John W. Edelglass, MD, Dermatology
Richard L. Edelson, MD, Dermatology
John A. Elefteriades, MD, Thoracic Surgery
Peter J. Ellis, MD, Internal Medicine
Matthew S. Ellman, MD, Internal Medicine
Serle M. Epstein, MD, Internal Medicine
John A. Federico, MD, Thoracic Surgery
Neal A. Fischbach, MD, Oncology Hematology
Maryellen B. Flaherty-Hewit, Pediatrics
Robert S. Folman, MD, Oncology Hematology
Richard M. Freedman, MD, Pediatrics
Bruce G. Freeman, MD, Pediatrics
Stefano Fusi, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
Richard J. Garvey, MD, Surgery General
Paul A. Gaudio, Ophthalmology
Brett Gerstenhaber, MD, Internal Medicine
Philip A. Goldberg, MD, Endocrinology
Marjorie P. Golden, MD, Infectious Diseases
Judith Gorelick, MD, Neurosurgery
Donald R. Greene, MD, Dermatology
Gary Grippo, DPM, Podiatry
Jeffrey A. Gruskay, MD, Pediatrics
Joni Hansson, MD, Nephrology
M. Joshua Hasbani, MD, Neurology
Moshe Hasbani, MD, Neurology
David Hessee, MD, Urology
Elizabeth H. Holt, MD, Endocrinology
Nina R. Horowitz, MD, Surgery General
Gordon J. Hutchinson, MD, Rheumatology
Silvio E. Inzucchi, MD, Endocrinology
Raymond J. Ippolito, MD, Surgery General
Gary M. Israel, MD, Radiology
Steven S. Jacoby, MD, Cardiology
Fred S. Kantor, MD, Allergy Immunology
Michael J. Kaplan, Orthopedic Surgery
Martin E. Katz, MD, Oncology Hematology
Georgia A. Kelley, MD, Internal Medicine
John Kelley, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Daniel Kellner, MD, Urology
Anthony Kim, MD, Thoracic Oncology
Anya Kishinevsky, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
David J. Leffell, MD, Dermatology Robert L. Lesser, MD, Ophthalmology
James D. Lettera, Thoracic Oncology
Andrew J. Levada, MD, Ophthalmology
Susan R. Levy, MD, Neurology
Kenneth I. Lipow, MD, Neurosurgery
Walter E. Longo, MD, Surgery General
Michael Magnifico, MD, Hematology Oncology
Richard J. Mangi, MD, Allergy Immunology
Cynthia F. Mann, MD, Pediatrics
Ellen A. Markstein, MD, Dermatology
Thomas V. Martin, MD, Urology
Agnes Matczuk, MD, Allergy Immunology
Adam B. Mayerson, MD, Endocrinology
Katherine C. McKenzie, MD, Internal Medicine
Christopher M. McLaughlin, MD, Surgery Colorectal
Goran Miljkovic, MD, Infectious Diseases
Denis J. Miller, MD, Internal Medicine
Mark S. Milner, MD, Ophthalmology
Ellen B. Milstone, MD, Dermatology
Mary Jane Minkin, MD, Obstetrics Gynecology
Jeremy E. Moss, MD, Dermatology
Sandip K. Mukherjee, MD, Cardiology
Lawrence Muldoon, MD, Urology
Geoffrey Nadzam, MD, Bariatric Surgery
John W. O'Brien, MD, Physical Medicine
Joseph O’Connell, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
Mark I. Oestreicher, MD, Dermatology
Michael E. Opalak, MD, Neurosurgery
Regina Palazzo, MD, Pediatrics
Edward Paraiso, MD, Urology
James F. Passarelli, MD, Surgery General
Adam W. Pearl, MD, Otolaryngology
John Persing, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
Joseph M. Piepmeier, MD, Neurosurgery
Lilijana Plisic, MD, Obstetrics Gynecology
David N. Podell, MD, Rheumatology
Stanley G. Possick, MD, Ophthalmology
Vincent Quagliarello, MD, Internal Medicine
Joseph L. Quaranta, MD, Internal Medicine
Christopher Randolph, MD, Allergy Immunology
Vikram B. Reddy, MD, Surgery Colorectal
Alan M. Reznik, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Andrew Rice, MD, Podiatry
Aron D. Rose, MD, Ophthalmology
David S. Rosenblum, MD, Physical Medicine
Kert D. Sabbath, MD, Oncology Hematology
Lloyd R. Saberski, MD, Anesthesiology
Ronald R. Salem, MD, Surgery General
Richard Salzano, MD, Thoracic Surgery
James Sarfeh, MD, Internal Medicine
Clarence T. Sasaki, MD, Otolaryngology
Zane Saul, MD, Infectious Diseases
Joseph L. Schindler, MD, Neurology
Jermone M. Schnitt, MD, Psychiatry
Peter E. Schwartz, Obstetrics Gynecology
Enzo J. Sella, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
Perry A. Shear, MD, Neurosurgery
Alan P. Siegal, MD, Psychiatry
Jeffrey D. Small, MD, Urology
Peter A. Small, MD, Ophthalmology
Scott M. Soloway, MD, Ophthalmology
Musa L. Speranza, MD, Obstetrics Gynecology
Sydney Z. Spiesel, MD, Pediatrics
Joseph F. Sproviero, MD, Allergy Immunology
Richard Stahl, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
John G. Strugar, MD, Neurosurgery
Thomas G. Takoudes, MD, Otolaryngology
Lynn T. Tanoue, MD, Pulmonary Medicine
Mark B. Taylor, MD, Gastroenterology
Francine M. Testa, MD, Neurology
Scott C. Thornton, MD, Surgery Colorectal
Mary E. Tinetti, MD, Geriatric Medicine
Patrick Tomak, MD, Neurosurgery
Kevin J. Twohig, MD, Internal Medicine
Elmer Valin, MD, Bariatric Surgery
Tito Vasquez, MD, Plastic Recon. Surgery
Nicholas Viner, MD, Urology
Eugenia M. Vining, MD, Otolaryngology
Kalman L. Watsky, MD, Dermatology
Amy Weinrib, MD, Pediatrics
Robert Weinstein, MD, Urology
Norman S. Werdiger, MD, Neurology
Shirvinda Wijesekera, MD, Orthopedic Surgery
David H. Witt, MD, Hematology Oncology
Ken Yanagisawa, MD, Otolaryngology
Kai H. Yang, MD, Endocrinology
Joseph H. Zelson, MD, Pediatrics
Gary A. Zimmerman, MD, Neurosurgery
Kaye Zuckerman, MD, Surgery General

Yale New Haven Hospital (YNHH), part of Yale New Haven Health, is a nationally recognized, 1,541-bed, not-for-profit hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Yale School of Medicine (YSM). Founded as the fourth voluntary hospital in the U.S. in 1826, today, YNHH has two New Haven-based campuses, and also includes Yale New Haven Children's Hospital, Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and Smilow Cancer Hospital. YNHH has received Magnet designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the nation’s highest honor of nursing excellence. YNHH has a combined medical staff of about 4,500 university and community physicians practicing in more than 100 specialties.