MIAMI, Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Aizik Wolf.
In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent consistently received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals ( http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2012.
Millions of patients go online each year to rate their doctors on various components of care, including accuracy of their diagnosis, the amount of time they spent with the doctor, and the doctor's bedside manner and follow-up care. Patients' Choice reviews these rankings and other quality measures to compile its yearly list of award winners.Dr. Aizik Wolf commented on the recognition: "I'm so honored to receive an award that's based on how my patients view the quality of care I provide. I strive each day to exceed my patients' expectations, and I'm grateful that they've recognized my efforts." About Aizik Wolf: a short profile by and about the honoree: Dr. Wolf was formerly the chief of epilepsy, Gamma Knife® and skull base surgery at the University of Maryland, as well as an assistant professor of neurology and neurosurgery. He graduated cum laude from Yale Medical School and trained at the University of Minnesota Hospitals. He completed his Gamma Knife® radiosurgery training with Dr. Christer Lindquist at Brown University. Dr. Wolf has performed more than 7,000 Gamma Knife Treatments, has authored more than 90 scientific publications, and travels worldwide to lecture on Gamma Knife® and minimally invasive neurosurgy. For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. Aizik Wolf's profile on PatientsChoice.org. Following the publication of Aizik Wolf 's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Wolf to The Registry™ of Business Excellence. An exclusive recognition plaque has been designed to commemorate the honor. The doctor's custom wall plaque is shown here. For more information on Dr. Aizik Wolf , located in Miami , FL , please call 786-871-6800, or visit www.miamineurosciencecenter.com. This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Wolf and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.