SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Doximity announced it ranked first in the San Francisco Bay Area and sixth overall in Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing companies in North America. Doximity was ranked alongside companies such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Based in San Francisco, Doximity is the secure social network for medicine with over 60% of US physicians as members. With Doximity, clinicians can use their smartphone or computer to collaborate with other healthcare professionals to discuss patient treatment, identify appropriate experts for patient referrals, and manage their careers. "We're honored to be recognized, and to serve the front lines of medicine," said Doximity's chief executive officer, Jeff Tangney. "Our goal is to improve patient care through better communication." About Deloitte's 2016 Technology Fast 500™Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies - both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2012 to 2015. In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.