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Consumers' Guide to Top Doctors

Find the Doctors Rated Best by other Doctors

To find out who the top doctors are around the country, nonprofit Consumers' CHECKBOOK surveyed roughly 75,000 physicians to tell us which specialists they would want to care for a loved one. The Top Doctors database contains the names of over 24,000 doctors who were mentioned most often. Find top-rated doctors in the fifty largest metropolitan areas, in over thirty-five specialties, and more.

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Dr. Mary S. Maish
Cardiac/Thoracic Surgeon

39141 Civic Center Dr
Fremont, CA 94538
Phone: 510-248-1400

Find the doctors 26,000 surveyed San Francisco Bay Area doctors most often said they would choose for care of a loved one.

CHECKBOOK reports on the top-rated 822 physicians among the 26,000 physicians in the San Francisco Bay Area. Such doctors as --

Dr. Nancy Paige Cummings (recommended by 9 other doctors)
1300 Crane St , Menlo Park, CA 94025 Phone: 650-498-6500
    ... plus the 43 other top-rated San Francisco Bay Area allergists.
Dr. John S. Edelen (recommended by 8 other doctors)
2450 Ashby Ave 2nd Fl , Berkeley, CA 94705 Phone: 510-204-1691
    ... plus the 43 other top-rated San Francisco Bay Area cardiologists.
General Surgeons
Dr. David Emil Stein (recommended by 8 other doctors)
2440 Samaritan Dr #1 , San Jose, CA 95124 Phone: 408-626-7375
    ... plus the 20 other top-rated San Francisco Bay Area general surgeons.

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Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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