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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. James Matthew Heltzer
Ophthalmology

6430 Rockledge Dr #270
Bethesda, MD 20817
Phone: 301-493-9600

Find the doctors 22,000 surveyed Washington area doctors most often said they would choose for care of a loved one.

CHECKBOOK reports on the top-rated 1,197 physicians among the 22,000 physicians in the Washington area. Such doctors as --

Allergists
Dr. Daniel Ein (recommended by 32 other doctors)
2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW , Washington, DC 20037 Phone: 202-741-2770
    ... plus the 52 other top-rated Washington area allergists.
Cardiologists
Dr. Jack Lawrence Flyer (recommended by 21 other doctors)
5530 Wisconsin Ave #700 , Chevy Chase, MD 20815 Phone: 301-656-5050
    ... plus the 52 other top-rated Washington area cardiologists.
General Surgeons
Dr. Michael Schindler (recommended by 17 other doctors)
10801 Lockwood Dr #200 , Silver Spring, MD 20901 Phone: 301-593-2002
3410 Olandwood Ct #206 , Olney, MD 20832 Phone: 301-570-1326
20528 Boland Farm Rd #201 , Germantown, MD 20876 Phone: 301-528-8200
    ... plus the 25 other top-rated Washington area general surgeons.

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Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
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