Emory Surgery Faculty Named to Various Best Doctors Lists

June 2010

Atlanta magazine's June 2010 "Top Doctors" issue, an annual listing compiled by the New York-based research firm Castle Connally Medical Ltd., included sixteen faculty of the Department of Surgery of the Emory University School of Medicine. Congratulations to Drs. Elliot Chaikof, David Feliciano, Seth Force, Sheryl Gabram, Robert Guyton, T. Roderick Hester, Kirk Kanter, Stuart Knechtle, Christian Larsen, Daniel Miller, Kenneth Newell, Richard Ricketts, Charles Staley, John Sweeney, William Wood, and Mark Wulkan. In fact, 97 of all 251 doctors selected for recognition were Emory Healthcare doctors and Emory School of Medicine faculty.

Castle Connolly uses a survey and research process involving tens of thousands of top doctors across America and the medical leadership of leading hospitals. Atlanta's top doctors were selected after peer nomination, extensive research and careful review and screening by Castle Connolly's doctor-directed research team. Atlanta magazine uses the research by Castle Connolly to provide detailed information about education, training and special expertise of Atlanta doctors.

Dr. Kenneth Franco, Dr. Seth Force, and Dr. Jeffrey Salomone were listed in the 2010 edition of America's Top Surgeons of the Consumers' Research Council of America. Dr. David Feliciano made his third appearance and Dr. Sheryl Gabram her eighth in Castle-Connolly's 2010 edition of America's Top Doctors, and Dr. Gabram was also included in Castle-Connolly's 2010 edition of America's Top Cancer Doctors for her sixth year in a row.