Abramson Cancer Center Physicians Shine in 2009 Philadelphia Magazine's 'Top Docs" Issue

March 30, 2009

This Year's Issue Includes Special Nod to Top Docs Aged 40 & Under.

Once again, Penn Medicine tops the list with the most physicians included in Philadelphia Magazine's Annual "Top Docs" April 2009 issue, available now on newsstands. Penn Medicine has 115 doctors listed out of a total of 353: 84 from HUP, 20 from Penn Presbyterian, and 11 from Pennsylvania Hospital. This year's issue has a new feature which includes 14 Penn Medicine physicians: "The Next Generation of Great Philadelphia Doctors." According to the article, "we are lucky in Philadelphia -- the future of medicine is already here. That's why this year, we wanted to shine in a spotlight on the region's rising stars -- our best physicians age 40 and under -- and the astounding work they're doing, from 3-D robotic surgery to preserving the fertility of cancer patients to making blind men see." Cognitive neuroscientist Geoffrey K. Aguirre, MD, an assistant professor Neurology, and reproductive endocrinologist, Clarisa Gracia, MD, an assistant professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, are highlighted as two of the "Top 40 & Under" physicans, and are featured on the cover of the magazine... Read More [PDF]