February 15, 2011 - Chicago, IL - The physicians of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush were named to the Best Doctors in America list for 2011-2012.
This widely respected list, created by Best Doctors, Inc., results from exhaustive polling of over 45,000 physicians in the United States. Doctors in over 400 subspecialties of medicine appear on this year's list. In a confidential review, current listees answer the question, "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer?"
Best Doctors, Inc. evaluates the review results and verifies additional information to meet inclusion criteria. The experts that are part of the Best Doctors in America database provide the most advanced medical knowledge to patients with serious conditions. The Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush experts listed in the database includes world-class specialists in arthroscopy, elbow & shoulder surgery, hip & knee reconstructive surgery, spinal surgery, sports medicine, trauma and tumor surgery.
Best Doctors has earned a worldwide reputation for reliable, impartial results by remaining totally independent. Doctors cannot pay to be included in the database, nor are they paid to provide their input. The list is a product of validated peer review, in which doctors who excel in their specialties are chosen. Only 5% of the doctors in America earn a spot on the list.
About Best Doctors, Inc.
Best Doctors, Inc. is the world leader in connecting people with the best medical care. Best Doctors services help dramatically improve quality of care by bringing the clinical knowledge of the world's top specialists to the problems of people with serious medical conditions. By making sure individuals get the right diagnosis and treatment the first time, Best Doctors reduces complications and avoids ineffective treatments - and as a result eliminates unnecessary spending. Founded in 1989 by doctors affiliated with Harvard Medical School to provide doctor-to-doctor consultations for complicated cases, Best Doctors has grown into an international company providing services to 15 million people in 30 countries. For more information please visit www.bestdoctors.com.