Dr. Michael Cherkassky of Dallas, TX is ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. DALLAS, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Patients' Choice has announced that Dr. Michael Cherkassky was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130410/DC92482) 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. Michael Cherkassky 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 Michael Cherkassky:a short profile by and about the honoree: Dr. Cherkassky has two office locations. He has an office in Fort Worth and the other is located in Dallas. You can contact his Dallas office at: 972-763-5585 or the Fort Worth office at: 817-923-7700. Dr. Cherkassky and his staff will be very happy to assist you at either of his locations. For more information on this Compassionate Doctor, please visit Dr. Michael Cherkassky's profile on Vitals.com. Following the publication of Dr. Michael Cherkassky's selection for the Patients' Choice Award, American Registry seconded the honor and added Dr. Cherkassky 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. Michael Cherkassky, located in Dallas, TX call 972-763-5585, or visit http://www.weightlossfor.us/. This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr. Cherkassky and was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.