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Thirty-One CareMount Medical Physicians Named to New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors” List for 2016

Mount Kisco, New York – June 6, 2016 – New York Magazine recently published its 2016 “Best Doctors” list, in which 31 CareMount Medical physicians in 28 different specialties were recognized. The Best Doctors list was compiled by Castle Connolly, a healthcare research and information firm.

“CareMount Medical is thrilled to have some of our outstanding physicians recognized as Best Doctors by New York Magazine,” said Scott D. Hayworth, MD, President and CEO of CareMount Medical. “The CareMount doctors on this list are the best in their field based on their professional qualifications, expertise, and skill in dealing with patients. Our mission has always been to offer the highest quality, most cost-effective care to all of our patients, and that’s exactly what our physicians provide every day.”

CareMount Medical’s 2016 “Best Doctors” From New York Magazine:

Allergy & Immunology

Craig S. Osleeb, MD


Colon & Rectal Surgery

Jerald D. Wishner, MD


Cardiovascular Disease

Scott A. Gottesfeld, MD


Child Neurology

Tanya-Marie Sweeney, MD



Ross S. Levy, MD

Jeffrey P. Schachne, MD


Diagnostic Radiology

Marc A. Hertz, MD


Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Eric A. Rudin, MD



Marvin A. Chintz, MD


Geriatric Medicine

Margaret E. Vaughan, MD


Hand Surgery

Alan J. Schefer, MD


Infectious Disease

John T. Raffalli, MD


Internal Medicine

Jeffrey D. Gross, MD


Maternal & Fetal Medicine

David J. Berck, MD


Medical Oncology

Jeffrey L. Halaas, MD



Daniel E. Shapiro, MD



Michael A. Rosen, MD


Neurological Surgery

Deborah L. Benzil, MD



Albert Szabo, MD

Eugene Tolunsky, MD



Scott B. Berger, MD


Obstetrics & Gynecology

Elisa Burns, MD



Elliot B. Barsh, MD

Margaret A. Collins, MD


Pediatric Otolaryngology

Jeffrey L. Keller, MD


Pain Medicine

Bella M. Malits, MD


Plastic Surgery

Simon H. Chin, MD


Pulmonary Disease

Scott M. Klares, MD


Sports Medicine

Seth P. Shifrin, MD



Mark A. Nogueira, MD


About CareMount Medical:

CareMount Medical, PC is the largest independent multispecialty medical group in New York State, providing medical care of the highest quality to over 500,000 patients in 40 different locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties. Founded in 1946, CareMount Medical has grown to over 500 physicians and expert health partners representing 40 different medical specialties, with major campuses in Mount Kisco, Carmel, Fishkill, Jefferson Valley, Katonah, Kingston, Poughkeepsie, and Rhinebeck. CareMount Medical is affiliated with world-class organizations, including the Massachusetts General Hospital and Mount Sinai Health System, as well as Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. CareMount Medical offers on-site laboratory and radiology services, endoscopy suites, and infusion suites, as well as seven urgent-care centers, rendering comprehensive care in convenient locations. CareMount Medical physicians are frequently recognized as best doctors in respected publications; dozens have been featured in lists, including Westchester Magazine’s “Top Doctors”; Best Doctors; and Castle Connolly Medical’s America’s Top Doctors®.

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