Dr. Steven P. Levine of Princeton, NJ is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. PRINCETON, N.J., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Steven P. Levine was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130410/DC92352) Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and Patients' Choice 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. Dr. Steven P. Levine 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." About Steven P. Levine:a short profile by and about the honoree: Dr. Levine is a board certified psychiatrist trained at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center. He provides psychotherapy as well as medication treatment, and has pioneered the clinical use of intravenous ketamine for the treatment of refractory depression and anxiety. For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Steven P. Levine's profile on Vitals.com. Following the publication of Dr. Steven P. Levine's selection for the Patients' Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Levine 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. Steven P. Levine, located in Princeton, NJ call 609-430-0500, or visit www.PrincetonHealthPsychiatric.com. This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Levine and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.