Philadelphia Magazine Recognizes Top Docs at Main Line Health

Tuesday, April 07, 2009

(BRYN MAWR, Pa.)—Thirty seven physicians from Main Line Health’s acute care hospitals of Bryn Mawr, Lankenau, Paoli and Riddle were recognized in Philadelphia Magazine’s annual TOP DOC issue published in April 2009.

The list named 375 physicians as selected by their peers and compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The company chooses Top Docs after randomly surveying thousands of physicians in private practice and the medical leadership of major medical centers, specialty hospitals, teaching hospitals and regional medical centers. Surveyed physicians were invited to go to a restricted Web site to nominate outstanding physicians.

Main Line Health physicians named as 2009 Top Docs are: 

  • Allergy & Immunology: Albert Rohr, Bryn Mawr
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology: Maribel Hernandez, Lankenau
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery: Robert Boova, Bryn Mawr
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery: Louis Samuels, Lankenau, Paoli 
  • Cardiovascular Disease: Steven LaPorte, Paoli
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery: John Marks, Lankenau
  • Dermatology: Leonard Dzubow, Riddle
  • Diagnostic Radiology: Harry Zegel, Lankenau
  • Family Medicine: L. Scott Buckland, Paoli
  • Family Medicine: William Carroll, Paoli
  • Gynecologic Oncology: Charles Dunton, Lankenau
  • Hand Surgery: Marwan Wehbe, Bryn Mawr
  • Hand Surgery: Jack Abboudi, Bryn Mawr
  • Internal Medicine: Gerard Miller, Bryn Mawr
  • Internal Medicine, Robert Schuster, Paoli 
  • Peter Spitzer (Infectious Disease), Bryn Mawr
  • Maternal & Fetal Medicine: Andrew Gerson, Lankenau
  • Medical Oncology: Steven Cohen, Bryn Mawr
  • Medical Oncology: Paul Gilman, Lankenau
  • Nephrology: Robert Benz, Lankenau
  • Neurological Surgery: James Kenning, Bryn Mawr
  • Neurology: Thomas Graham, Paoli
  • Neurology: Joyce Liporace, Riddle
  • Neurology: Elliott Schulman, Lankenau
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: Marc Toglia (Urogynecology only) Riddle, Lankenau, Paoli
  • Orthopedic Surgery: Richard Schmidt, Lankenau
  • Pediatrics: Rosemary Casey, Lankenau
  • Pediatrics: Harold Gordon, Bryn Mawr
  • Plastic Surgery: Paul Glat, Lankenau 
  • Plastic Surgery: Ronald Lohner, Bryn Mawr 
  • Radiation Oncology: Marisa Weiss, Lankenau 
  • Reproductive Endocrinology: Michael Glassner, Bryn Mawr, Lankenau, Paoli 
  • Surgery: Ned Carp, Lankenau
  • Surgery: Anthony Coletta, Bryn Mawr
  • Surgery: Thomas G. Frazier, Bryn Mawr
  • Surgery: David Rose, Bryn Mawr
  • Surgery: Jennifer Sabol, Lankenau 

Philadelphia Magazine also recognized 64 physicians as the region’s Rising Stars, “The Next Generation of Great Philadelphia Doctors,” under the age of 40. Three Main Line Health physicians were named to this list:

  • Kevin Freedman, orthopedic surgeon, Bryn Mawr 
  • Atul Gupta, interventional radiologist, Paoli 
  • David Singer, plastic surgeon, Paoli 


About Main Line Health
Main Line Health (MLH) is a non-profit health system serving portions of Philadelphia and its western suburbs.  Founded in 1985, MLH includes Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital, Riddle Hospital, Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital; the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research; Main Line Health Laboratories; Main Line HealthCare, a physician network; The Home Care Network; Mirmont Treatment Center; and Mid County Senior Services.

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