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"America's Top Doctors"List Includes 20 from National Jewish Health



National Jewish Health Physicians Named Denver’s "Top Doctors"

Twenty-two National Jewish Health physicians have been named "Top Doctors" in the 2012 ranking of Denver-area physicians by 5280 magazine. Read more.

U.S. News & World Report and Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. have named 20 National Jewish Health doctors to its list of the best doctors in the nation.  More than 230,000 doctors were surveyed to compile the list of physicians recognized by their peers for excellence in different specialties. Less than 1 percent of doctors nationwide are chosen for this honor.

U.S. News Top Doctors builds on the Best Hospitals rankings, which U.S. News updates each year.  Earlier this year, National Jewish Health was ranked the number one respiratory hospital in the nation for the 15th consecutive year. 


National Jewish Health doctors included among America's Top Doctors are:


Rohit Katial, MD
Stanley Szefler, MD


Howard Weinberger, MD


Todd Kingdom, MD 

Infectious Disease

Gwen Huitt, MD

Pediatric Allergy-Immunology

Dan Atkins, MD
S. Allan Bock, MD
Erwin Gelfand, MD
Donald Leung, MD

Pediatric Rheumatology

Leonard Dragone, MD


Kevin Brown, MD
James Ellis Jr., MD
Michael Iseman, MD
Jeffrey Kern, MD
Barry Make, MD
Richard Martin, MD
Cecile Rose, MD
E. Rand Sutherland, MD


Frederick Wamboldt, MD


Richard Meehan, MD

National Jewish Health is the leading respiratory hospital in the nation. Founded 125 years ago as a nonprofit hospital, National Jewish Health today is the only facility in the world dedicated exclusively to groundbreaking medical research and treatment of children and adults with respiratory, cardiac, immune and related disorders. Patients and families come to National Jewish Health from around the world to receive cutting-edge, comprehensive, coordinated care. To learn more, visit the media resources page.

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