physician who is Board Certified in
, has been selected by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. for inclusion in its prestigious guide of the nation's top 1% of medical specialists,
America's Top Doctors.
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich.,
Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. America's trusted source for identifying
Top Doctors has published its newest edition of
America's Top Doctors and has selected
, MD for this exclusive honor.
Castle Connolly Top Doctors® who are selected each year by
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
are first nominated by their peers in an
online nomination process.
Nominations are open to all board certified MDs and DOs and each year tens of thousands of physicians cast many tens of thousands of nominations. Nominated physicians are then screened and selected by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team based on criteria including medical education, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories and much more. Only physicians such as
who are considered to be among the top 1% in their specialties are selected for inclusion in America's Top Doctors.
a short profile by and about the honoree:
specializes in surgical treatment of head and neck cancer. He focuses his practice on minimally invasive surgical techniques that include but are not limited to transoral endoscopic CO2 laser and robotic resections, which offers much faster recovery than traditional procedures and better functional outcome. Furthermore, Dr Akervall has developed a multi-disciplinary head and neck cancer clinic where he works together with radiation- and medical oncologists, and an ancillary treatment team, to more thoroughly and rapidly expedite the pre-treatment management.
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Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.'s President and CEO Dr. John Connolly
commented on Dr. Akervall's recognition: "Being selected for inclusion in
America's Top Doctors
is a very significant achievement given to only 1% of American physicians. The world of American doctors includes incredibly high quality medical professionals, yet some stand out. Each year we evaluate tens of thousands of peer nominations from throughout the medical community. Then our experts go even deeper to evaluate and select Top Doctors based on referred doctors' exceptional work and outstanding conduct. My congratulations to Dr. Akervall."
To find out more or to contact Dr.
of Farmington Hills, MI, please call 248-737-4030, or visit
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