CHESTERFIELD, Mo., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Kenneth C. Levy, MD. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130226/DC66767) 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. Kenneth C. Levy, MD 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 Kenneth C. Levy, MD:a short profile by and about the honoree: Dr. Levy has been a practicing pediatrician since 1991. He earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University in 1983 and his medical degree from Chicago Medical School in 1988. Dr. Levy completed residency training at St. Louis Children's Hospital in 1991. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha honorary medical society in 1988. Dr. Levy has extensive personal experience with parenting as he and his wife Cyndee are the proud parents of 5 children, including triplet boys. For more information on this Patients' Choice Award winner, please visit Dr. Kenneth C. Levy, MD's profile on PatientsChoice.org. Following the publication of Kenneth C. Levy, MD's selection for the Patient's Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Levy 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. Kenneth C. Levy, MD, located in Chesterfield, MO, please call 314-453-9666, or visit www.woodsmillpeds.com. This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Levy and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.