Honors graduate of the Medical College of Ohio, the Mayo Clinic and the University of Michigan. Alpha Omega Alpha - National Honors Medical Society, 1978 America's Top Cardiologist Award - 2006 & 2014 Top 10 Doctor - Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients. Patient's Choice Award - Repeatedly since 2009. Patients' Choice Award recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients. Compassionate Doctor Recognition - Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores On-Time Doctor Award - Vitals On-Time Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.