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183 Yale New Haven Hospital physicians on “Top Docs” list

Thursday, March 31, 2016

New Haven, CT  – 183 Yale New Haven Hospital-affiliated physicians and more than 300 from across Yale New Haven Health System, which also includes Bridgeport and Greenwich Hospitals, have been selected by their state colleagues for Connecticut Magazine’s 2016 Top Doctors listing. 

The list is compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a New York City research and information company. Ranking is based on a regional peer-review survey. Licensed physicians vote online for those doctors who, in their judgment, are the best in their field and related fields. 

The 2016 “Top Doctors” issue features more than 1,000 physicians representing over 30 specialties. 

Jeffrey N. Alter, Dermatology
Rahul S. Anand, Anesthesiology
Ronald Angoff, Pediatrics
Richard J. Antaya, Dermatology
Vivian Argento, Geriatric Medicine
David Astrachan, Otolaryngology
A. Joseph Avni-Singer, Pediatrics
John Awad, Orthopedic Surgery
Kenneth S. Backman, Allergy Immunology
Sharon H. Barrett, Dermatology
Richard A. Bernstein, Orthopedic Surgery
David F. Bindelglass, Orthopedic Surgery
Emily E. Blair, Obstetrics Gynecology
Peter A. Blume, Podiatry
Daniel J. Boffa, Thoracic Surgery
Jean L. Bolognia, Dermatology
Robert D. Bona, Oncology Hematalogy
Myron H. Brand, Gastroenterology
Peter J. Branden, Ophthalmology
Dante A. Brittis, Orthopedic Surgery
Henry S. Cabin, Cardiology
Joseph A. Camilleri, Urology
Christopher Canny, Pediatrics
Julie Cantatore-Francis, Dermatology
Frank M. Castiglione, Dermatology
Victor A. Chang, Oncology Hematalogy
Bradford S. Chervin, Otolaryngology
Robert D. Chessin, Pediatrics
Zeno Chicarilli, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Ronika D. Choudhary, Obstetrics Gynecology
Geoffrey L. Chupp, Pulmonary Medicine
Steven Cohen, Radiology
Tom K. Coffey, Otolaryngology
Leo Cooney, Geriatric Medicine
John P. Daigneault, Orthopedic Surgery
Robert V. Dawe, Orthopedic Surgery
Richard J. Dean, Urology
Frank C. Detterbeck, Thoracic Surgery
Phillip S. Dickey, Neurosurgery
Michael L. DiLuna, Neurosurgery
Charles A. DiSabatino, Rheumatology
Patrick Doherty, Neurosurgery
Aaron M. Dommu, Nephrology
David H. Dreyfus, Allergy Immunology
Mitchell H. Driesman, Cardiology
Andrew Duffy, Bariatric Medicine
Alan Ecker, Ophthalmology
Patricia Ecker, Ophthalmology
John W. Edelglass, Dermatology
Richard L. Edelson, Dermatology
Michael S. Ehrlich, Ophthalmology
Roslyn Einbinder, Neurology
John A. Elefteriades, Thoracic Surgery
Peter J. Ellis, Internal Medicine
Matthew S. Ellman, Internal Medicine
Serle M. Epstein, Internal Medicine
Irwin Feintzeig, Nephrology
Alan H. Feldman, Podiatry
Neal A. Fischbach, Oncology Hematalogy
Robert F. Fishman, Cardiology
Maryellen B. Flaherty-Hewitt, Pediatrics
Robert S. Folman, Oncology Hematalogy
Richard M. Freedman, Pediatrics
Bruce G. Freeman, Pediatrics
Deborah Fried, Psychiatry
Stefano Fusi, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Richard J. Garvey, Surgery General
Brett Gerstenhaber, Pulmonary Medicine
Philip A. Goldberg, Endocrinology
Marjorie P. Golden, Infectious Diseases
Judith Gorelick, Neurosurgery
Gary Grippo, Podiatry
Jeffrey A. Gruskay, Pediatrics
Joni Hansson, Nephrology
M. Joshua Hasbani, Neurology
David Hass, Gastroenterology
David Hesse, Urology
Adam B. Hittelman, Urology
Martin Hoffman, Gastroenterology
Pamela B. Hoffman, Geriatric Medicine
Elizabeth H. Holt, Endocrinology
Gordon J. Hutchinson, Rheumatology
Christopher Illick, Gastroenterology
Silvio E. Inzucchi, Endocrinology
Raymond J. Ippolito, Surgery General
Gary M. Israel, Radiology
Steven S. Jacoby, Cardiology
Wendy Jacoby, Dermatology
Michael J. Kaplan, Orthopedic Surgery
Martin E. Katz, Oncology Hematalogy
Georgia A. Kelley, Internal Medicine
John Kelley, Orthopedic Surgery
Anthony Kim, Thoracic Surgery
Anya Kishinevsky, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
David J. Leffell, Dermatology
Seth P. Lerner, Dermatology
Robert L. Lesser, Ophthalmology
James V. Lettera, Thoracic Surgery
Steven C. Levin, Anesthesiology
Susan R. Levy, Neurology
Kenneth I. Lipow, Neurosurgery
Walter E. Longo, Surgery Colorectal
Richard J. Mangi, Allergy Immunology
Cynthia F. Mann, Pediatrics
Ellen A. Markstein, Dermatology
Thomas V. Martin, Urology
Agnes Matczuk, Allergy Immunology
Adam B. Mayerson, Endocrinology
Katherine C. McKenzie, Internal Medicine
Christopher M. McLaughlin, Surgery Colorectal
Jay L. Meizlish, Cardiology
Goran Miljkovic, Infectious Diseases
Denis J. Miller, Internal Medicine
Mary Jane Minkin, Obstetrics Gynecology
Jeremy E. Moss, Dermatology
Sandip K. Mukherjee, Cardiology
Lawrence D. Muldoon, Urology
Geoffrey Nadzam, Bariatric Medicine
Ellen S. Naidorf, Dermatology
Paul Nussbaum, Nephrology
John O'Brien, Physical Medicine
Joseph O'Connell, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Michael E. Opalak, Neurosurgery
Regina Palazzo, Pulmonary Medicine
Edward Paraiso, Urology
James F. Passarelli, Surgery General
Adam W. Pearl, Otolaryngology
John Persing, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Jospeh M. Piepmeier, Neurosurgery
Ljiljana Plisic, Obstetrics Gynecology
David N. Podell, Rheumatology
Joseph L. Quaranta, Internal Medicine
Christopher Randolph, Allergy Immunology
Vikram B. Reddy, Surgery Colorectal
Alan M. Reznik, Orthopedic Surgery
Andrew Rice, Podiatry
Barry Richter, Dermatology
Marc L. Rosen, Physical Medicine
David S. Rosenblum, Physical Medicine
Kert D. Sabbath, Oncology Hematalogy
Lloyd R. Saberski, Anesthesiology
Camille G. Salame, Neurosurgery
Ronald R. Salem, Surgery General
Richard Salzano, Thoracic Surgery
James Sarfeh, Internal Medicine
Clarence T. Sasaki, Otolaryngology
Zane Saul, Infectious Diseases
Joseph L. Schindler, Neurology
Adam E. Schussheim, Cardiology
Peter E. Schwartz, Obstetrics Gynecology
Enzo J. Sella, Orthopedic Surgery
Perry A. Shear, Neurosurgery
Peter A. Small, Ophthalmology
Scott M. Soloway, Ophthalmology
James Spak, Orthopedic Surgery
Musa L. Speranza, Obstetrics Gynecology
Sydney Z. Spiesel, Pediatrics
Richard Stahl, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Mark C. Steckel, Ophthalmology
John G. Strugar, Neurosurgery
Thomas G. Takoudes, Otolaryngology
Lynn T. Tanoue, Pulmonary Medicine
Mark B. Taylor, Gastroenterology
Mary E. Tinetti, Geriatric Medicine
Patrick Tomak, Neurosurgery
Kevin J. Twohig, Pulmonary Medicine
Elmer Valin, Bariatric Medicine
Tito L. Vasquez, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Nicholas A. Viner, Urology
Eugenia M. Vining, Otolaryngology
Kalman L. Watsky, Dermatology
Daniel Weiland, Orthopedic Surgery
Amy Weinrib, Pediatrics
Robert Weinstein, Urology
Robert M. Weiss, Urology
Norman S. Werdiger, Neurology
Shirvinda Wijesekera, Orthopedic Surgery
David H. Witt, Oncology Hematalogy
Ken Yanagisawa, Otolaryngology
Kai H. Yang, Endocrinology
Joseph H. Zelson, Pediatrics
Gary A. Zimmerman, Neurosurgery
Kaye Zuckerman, 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.