MARYSVILLE — Eighteen Memorial Health staff members were recently listed as “2016 Top Doctors,” based on information provided in nominations from other physicians, along with other data.
The recognition is by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a healthcare research and information company, which has published its list in the August 2016 edition of Columbus Monthly magazine.
“We are proud of our entire medical staff, and take special pleasure when independent organizations recognize select members,” stated Memorial Health Chief Medical Officer Dr. Victor A. Trianfo.
These physicians include Arthur Pellegrini, MD (Dermatology); Susanna Johnson, MD (Family Medicine); Ian Baird, MD and Joseph Gastaldo, MD (Infectious Disease); Kevin Henzel, MD and Justin Krueger, MD (Internal Medicine); Robert Gewirtz, MD, Andrew Slivka Jr., MD and Michel Torbey, MD (Neurological Surgery); Trista Schrickel, MD and Matthew Hazelbaker, MD (Obstetrics and Gynecology); Fred Leess, MD (Otolaryngology); Nikola Alain, MD and Cheryl Kirkby, MD (Pediatrics); Smitha Patel, MD (Psychiatry); Patrick Vaccaro, MD (Vascular Surgery); Naomi Kertesz, MD (Pediatric Cardiology); and Maria Lucarelli MD (Pulmonary Medicine).
Memorial Health is an independent health system based in Marysville which includes Memorial Hospital’s main campus and satellite outpatient locations including Memorial City Gate Medical Center; Memorial Outpatient Surgery Center; Memorial Gables — a skilled nursing facility; Memorial Medical Group — a network of more than 20 physicians and mid-level providers with office locations throughout Marysville, Plain City, and Urbana; and the Memorial Health Foundation.