100+ Main Line Health Physicians Named "Top Docs" in 2008 by Main Line Today

Monday, December 29, 2008

Main Line Today magazine’s look at the area’s “Top Doctors” this year focused on surgeons in 16 specialties.

(BRYN MAWR, Pa.)The results, published in the December 2008 issue, were based on surveys sent to practicing physicians in the magazine’s circulation area. Doctors included in the list who are affiliated with Main Line Health (Bryn Mawr, Lankenau, Paoli and Riddle) are listed below.

Main Line Health recognizes all members of its medical staff as "Top Doctors" and thanks them for the quality care they give our community every day.

Abdominal Surgery

William Ayers
Mahin Behbehanian
Wasfy Fahmy
Ned L. Carp
Anthony Coletta*
Timothy Fox
Robert Fried
Jonathan Gefen
Scott Kripke
David Rose
W. Randall Russell
Martin Vinca

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Scott Goldman
Louis Samuels
Francis Sutter

Colon& Rectal Surgery

William Ayers
Kenneth Boyd*
Timothy Fox
Gerald Marks
John Marks
Robert B. Noone
Samir Parikh
Philip Pearson
Deborah Rosa

Dermatological Surgery

Jamie Altman
David Bottger (plastic surgery)
Karen Deasey
Leonard Dzubow
Harold Farber
Lynn M. Klein* (cover)
Daniel Westawski (plastic surgery)
Gary Wingate (plastic surgery)

Gynecological Surgery

Margaret Peden

Hand Surgery

Jack Abboudi
William Kirkpatrick*
Frederic E. Liss
Kevin Lutsky
Kathy Rumer (also plastic surgery)
Marwan Wehbe
David Zelouf

Head & Neck Surgery (ENT)

Joseph Ardito
Kenneth Briskin*
Brian Broker
John Feehery
Emile Galib
William Lewis
Joel Perloff
Marc Surkin


Hagop Der Krikorian
Stephen Fedder
James Kenning
William O’Connor

Orthopedic Surgery (General)

John Chidester
Carl Deirmengian
Nicholas DiNubile
Joseph Eremus (foot & ankle)*
Charles L. Getz
Frank Giammattei
Robert Good
Matthew Lorie
Donald Mazur
James McGlynn
Robert Ruggiero, Sr.
H. William Schaaf
Richard Schmidt
Peter Sharkey
Joseph Vernace
Richard Zamarin

Orthopedic Surgery (Spine)

D. Greg Anderson
Christian Fras
Robert Ruggiero, Jr.
Scott Rushton
Lewis Sharps

Orthopedic Surgery (Sports Medicine)

Steven B. Cohen
Nicholas DiNubile
William Emper
Robert Frederick
Kevin Freedman
Robert Good
Jack Kazanjian
Kevin Mansmann
Donald Mazur
Lawrence Miller
Karl Rosenfeld
David Rubenstein*
Richard Zamarin

Podiatric Surgery

David Samuel

Surgical Oncology

Mahin Behbehanian (also general surgery)
Ned L. Carp (also general surgery)
Christina Clay
Charles Dunton (gynecologic)
Tom Frazier (breast specialist)
Robert Fried (also general surgery)
David Holtz (gynecologic)
David Rose (also general surgery)
Richard Schmidt (orthopaedic)
Andrew Solan

Urological Surgery

Leigh Bergmann
Frank D’Elia*
David Ellis
David McGinnis
Ilya Volfson

Vascular Surgery

Robert DiGiovanni
Ronald Mattson
Gerald Patton
Sean Ryan
Alexander Uribe*


*Profiled in magazine

Note: This issue also profiled two Paoli Hospital anesthesiologists: Dr. Philip Bilello and Dr. Benjamin Jacobs.


Frieda Schmidt
Media Relations

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