is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.
March 25, 2013
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr.
was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012
Compassionate Doctor Certification.
Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like
to provide feedback about experiences with their physicians.
Only those physicians with near perfect overall and bedside manner scores, as voted by their patients, are selected for the Compassionate Doctor recognition. Of the nation's 870,000 active physicians, only 3% were accorded this honor in 2012.
The Compassionate Doctor certification is part of the Patients' Choice recognition program, where patients rate and vote for their favorite doctors.
commented on the recognition: "This is quite an honor for me. I am very pleased to have been selected and grateful to my patients who went out of their way to rate me and give me positive reviews."
a short profile by and about the honoree:
Dr. Bell's practice consists of all aspects of women healthcare with special interest in complex obstetrical patients, multiples, and minimally invasive surgery. St. Francis Family Medicine program awarded her with the "Resident Teacher of the Year Award" in 2011. She also hosts a wide range of students from IU Residency program. In her spare time, Dr. Bell enjoys running half marathons and playing volleyball, which she also played in college. She's married with three children — a daughter and fraternal twins.