Nov. 6, 2012
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious
Patients' Choice Award
this year is Dr.
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 (
), 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.
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."
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.
. 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.
's profile on
Following the publication of
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
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please call 786-871-6800, or visit
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