is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews.
May 14, 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. Shermak is an international leader in plastic surgery, known for her work in breast and body contouring surgery, as well as cosmetic surgery. She graduated from
Johns Hopkins Medical School
residency and fellowship in Plastic Surgery, and from a Cosmetic, Breast and Body Contouring Fellowship in
. She wrote an esteemed surgical atlas, Breast and Body Contouring, published by McGraw Hill. In addition to her significant academic achievements, Dr. Shermak truly enjoys taking care of patients. She is honored and humbled by her patients' recognition!
For more information on this
, please visit Dr.
profile on Vitals.com
Following the publication of Dr.
Michele Shermak 's
selection for the
Patients' Choice Award
, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Shermak to The Registry™ of Business Excellence. An exclusive recognition plaque has been designed to commemorate the honor. The doctor's custom wall plaque is
For more information on Dr.
, located in
call 410-616-2999, or visit
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Shermak and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.