NEWS FROM UT MEDICAL GROUP, INC.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - June 8, 2006
CONTACT - Joy Sutherland, 901-448-6337
UT MEDICAL GROUP
PHYSICIANS NAMED AMONG
Memphis, Tennessee (June 8, 2006) — A national survey of
physicians and medical leadership of leading hospitals has recognized 18
physicians from UT Medical Group, Inc. as Top Doctors™ in their
fields. Forty percent of the doctors on the 2006 Top Doctors™ list for the
The survey was conducted by a physician-led team from the
independent research firm, Castle Connolly Medical Limited, which publishes a
number of regional and national guides to help consumers locate leading doctors
in their communities. Castle Connolly is also the leading partner for top
doctors’ features in national magazines such as Good Housekeeping, Redbook, and
many regional magazines throughout the
Using mail and telephone surveys as well as electronic ballots, the firm asked respondents to identify highly skilled, exceptional doctors. Careful screening of doctors’ educational and professional experience was performed before final selection was made among those physicians most highly regarded by their peers.
The following UT Medical Group physicians, listed by specialty, are included in the Top Doctors™ 2006 list:
Dr. Karl T. Weber, cardiovascular disease; Dr. Beverly Williams-Cleaves, endocrinology; Dr. Caroline T. Riely, gastroenterology; Dr. Robert Morrison and Dr. Kathryn Ryder, internal medicine; Dr. Veronica Mallett and Dr. Owen P. Phillips, obstetrics and gynecology; Dr. Barrett G. Haik and Dr. Matthew Wilson, ophthalmology; Dr. P. Joan Chesney, infectious disease; Dr. Robert J. Wyatt, pediatric nephrology; Dr. John R. Hill and Dr. Stephen A. "Andy" Spooner, pediatrics; Dr. Robert D. Wallace, plastic surgery; Dr. Stanley B. Kaplan, rheumatology; Dr. Guy R. Voeller, surgery; Dr. Christian Gilbert, thoracic surgery; and Dr. Robert W. Wake, urology.
Detailed profiles on all UT Medical Group physicians can be
found at www.utmedicalgroup.com. Doctors selected for inclusion on the Top
Doctors™ list may also appear as Regional Top Doctors online at
www.castleconnolly.com or in one of Castle Connolly’s national Top Doctors™
guides, such as America’s Top Doctors or
Medical Group is the
This study quantifies the economic impact of the UTHSC on the economy of the state of Tennessee for FY2010.
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