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Nearly 30 Percent of Top Westchester Doctors are New York Medical College Faculty

It’s an honor to have so many New York Medical College faculty members selected as Castle Connolly Top Doctors

Date: November 16, 2016
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189 New York Medical College Faculty Members Among Top Doctors in Westchester

Valhalla, N.Y., November 16, 2016 – Nearly 30 percent of top Westchester Doctors are New York Medical College faculty members, according to Westchester Magazine’s 2016 Top Doctors List (November 2016). This year’s list is comprised of 664 physicians in 62 specialties, and includes 189 NYMC faculty members.

“It’s an honor to have so many New York Medical College faculty members selected as Castle Connolly Top Doctors,” said D. Douglas Miller, M.D., C.M., M.B.A., Dean, School of Medicine, Vice-provost Biomedical Affairs, at New York Medical College. “This affirms what patients and students experience every day --  the best and brightest minds in Westchester’s outstanding medical community coming together to educate the next generation of healthcare professionals. We congratulate all of the New York Medical College faculty members working at our affiliated teaching hospitals for this peer recognition.”

The New York Medical College Faculty selected by Westchester Magazine as Castle Connolly top docs represent diverse medical disciplines: adolescent medicine, allergy and immunology, cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, child and adolescent psychiatry, child neurology, clinical genetics, dermatology, developmental behavioral pediatrics, diagnostic radiology, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, hand surgery, hematology, infectious disease, internal medicine, maternal and fetal medicine, medical oncology, neonatal-perinatal medicine, nephrology, neurological surgery, neurology, neuroradiology, nuclear medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngology, pediatric cardiology, pediatric critical care medicine, pediatric endocrinology, pediatric gastroenterology, pediatric hematology-oncology, pediatric infectious disease, pediatric nephrology, pediatric otolaryngology, pediatric pulmonology, pediatric rheumatology, pediatric surgery, pediatric urology, pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, plastic surgery, pulmonary disease, radiation oncology, rheumatology, sports medicine, surgery, thoracic surgery, urology, vascular and interventional radiology, and vascular surgery.

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Founded in 1860, NYMC is one of the oldest and largest health sciences colleges in the country with more than 1,400 students, 1,300 residents and clinical fellows, nearly 3,000 faculty members, and 16,000 living alumni. The College, which joined the Touro College and University System in 2011, is located in Westchester County, New York, and offers advanced degrees from the School of Medicine, the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences, and the School of Health Sciences and Practice. With a network of affiliated hospitals that includes large urban medical centers, small suburban clinics and high-tech regional tertiary care facilities, NYMC provides a wide variety of clinical training opportunities throughout the tri-state region for medical students, residents, and other health providers.