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Philadelphia Magazine Selects 32 Fox Chase Cancer Center Physicians for Its Annual List of "Top Doctors"

PHILADELPHIA (April 27, 2007) — Thirty-two Fox Chase Cancer Center physicians have been named as the region's "Top Doctors" by Philadelphia Magazine. The doctors, including specialists in medical oncology, surgery, radiation oncology, dermatology, gastroenterology, pulmonology, pathology and diagnostic imaging, were selected in a national survey.

Philadelphia magazine editors call the annual top doctors list "the gold standard for those seeking the finest medical care in the Philadelphia area." The survey, conducted by America's Top Doctors (Castle Connolly), asked other doctors who they'd "choose to tend to their family members."

This year's "Top Doctors" list includes the following Fox Chase Cancer Center physicians.

Cohen, MD, Roger B.
Daly, MD, PhD, Mary
Kathryn Evers, MD, FACR - Director, Mammography, Radiology
Hormoz Ehya, MD - Chief, Cytopathology, Pathology
Glass, MD, Jon
Goldberg, MD, Melvyn
Lori Goldstein, MD - Director, The Naomi and Phil Lippincott Breast Evaluation Center
Richard E. Greenberg, MD, FACS - Chief, Division of Urologic Oncology
Haluszka, MD, Oleh
Haas, MD, Naomi
John P. Hoffman, MD, FACS - Chief, Pancreaticobiliary Service
Eric M. Horwitz, MD - Chair, Radiation Oncology; Gerald E. Hanks Chair in Radiation Oncology
Gary R. Hudes, MD - Attending Physician, Genitourinary Oncology
Konski, MD, Andre
Langer, MD, Corey
Levy, MD, PhD, Michael

Lessin, MD, Stuart
Margaret von Mehren, MD - Physician Director, Clinical Trials Office; Associate Director, Clinical Research
Meropol, MD, Neal
Michael M. Millenson, MD - Director, Hematology Service

Morrow, MD, Monica
Ozols, MD, PhD, Robert
Arthur S. Patchefsky, MD - Chair, Pathology
Pollack, MD, PhD, Alan
John A. Ridge, MD, PhD, FACS - Chief, Head and Neck Surgery
Schilder, MD, Russell
Elin R Sigurdson, MD, PhD, FACS - Chief of the Division of General Surgery; Director of Surgery Oncology Fellowships; Director of Breast Fellowships
Smith, MD, PhD, Mitchell

Robert G. Uzzo, MD, FACS - Professor, Department of Surgical Oncology; Chair, Department of Surgery ; Co-Leader, Genitourinary Cancer Treatment
Weiner, MD, Louis

Fox Chase Cancer Center, part of the Temple University Health System, is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was also among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are also routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet recognition for excellence four consecutive times. Today, Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach.  For more information, call 1-888-FOX CHASE or (1-888-369-2427).

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