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Date Published: Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Date Updated: Monday, July 18, 2022

More than 250 WMCHealth Physicians Named “Top Doctors” by Peers

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VALHALLA, N.Y. (October 20, 2020) –   More than 250 Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) physicians across a wide range of clinical specialties have been recognized as "Top Doctors" by their peers, according to a well-known healthcare research and consumer resource list published in Westchester and Hudson Valley magazines.

WMCHealth clinical specialists recognized as "Top Doctors" can be found via a search on the websites of Westchester and Hudson Valley magazines.

Advancing Care in the Hudson Valley

Many of the cited doctors are members of the WMCHealth Physicians provider group, which includes the medical practices of Advanced Physicians Services and Bon Secours Medical Group.  The group consists of more than 600 physicians providing care at more than 150 practice offices across the Hudson Valley.  Patients can a find a physician to help meet their healthcare needs through searches on the Advanced Physician Services or Bon Secours Medical Group websites.

WMCHealth Physicians group expertise includes primary care; a full-service cardiovascular program with services ranging from prevention to heart transplants; comprehensive stroke treatments; cancer care; advanced OB-GYN services, including maternal fetal medicine; pain management; orthopedics; trauma care; advanced diagnostic imaging and radiology; breast, brain and spine care; endovascular neurosurgery; endocrinology; otolaryngology; sleep-related medicine; mental-health services; and organ transplantation.

Don't Delay Care

Any individual with new or concerning symptoms or a change in health status should not wait for care and should call their primary physician's office directly or come to an emergency room.  WMCHealth has taken extraordinary measures to protect our workforce, and to ensure that all our care environments are safe for our patients.

WMCHealth is also stressing the importance of maintaining a schedule of regular physicals, screening and vaccinations, all of which are important tools in preventing health problems, and to prevent new problems from becoming real challenges.

Individuals who are not established with a WMCHealth provider, or who need a new provider for any reason, can call 833.329.0095 for a convenient connection to an area medical practices. WMCHealth specialists will help determine whether an in-person or telemedicine appointment is best for the patient. To see the full range of services offered by WMCHealth Physicians visit the Advanced Physicians Services and Bon Secours Medical Group websites

Selected by Peers

Doctors around the country are surveyed each year by Castle Connolly as to which physicians in major specialties are the most trusted and embody excellence in clinical care, as well as interpersonal skills, according to the healthcare research firm. Castle Connolly says their selection methodology has leading specialists, chairs of clinical departments and vice presidents of medical affairs verify the specialists. According to Castle Connolly, its survey results are used by publications across the country including local publications such as Westchester and Hudson Valley Magazines, New York Magazine and Greenwich Magazine when developing their own Top Doctors issues.