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Chicago Magazine Names Thirty-Three Loyola Medicine Physicians to 2020 Top Doctors List

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MAYWOOD, IL – Thirty-three Loyola Medicine physicians have been named to Chicago magazine's Top Doctors 2020 list.

According to Chicago magazine, physicians are selected as the best in the area by their peers. The selection process considers these nominations along with physicians' educational and professional experience when deciding finalists.

"Loyola Medicine physicians are constantly working to be leaders in research and treatment for their patients," said Shawn P. Vincent, president and CEO of Loyola Medicine. "We're very proud of the physicians featured on the Top Doctors list this year."

The annual list of Top Doctors can be found in Chicago magazine's January 2020 issue and online.

Here are Loyola Medicine physicians on the 2020 Top Doctors list:

Kathy Albain, MD, medical oncology

Mamdouh Bakhos, MD, thoracic and cardiac surgery

José Biller, MD, neurology

Charles Bouchard, MD, ophthalmology

Bipan Chand, MD, surgery

Hannah Chow, MD, pediatrics

Joseph Clark, MD, medical oncology

Bahman Emami, MD, radiation oncology

Mary Ann Emanuele, MD, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism

Maureen Fearon, MD, internal medicine

Robert Flanigan, MD, urology

Jean Ricci Goodman, MD, maternal and fetal medicine

Alain Heroux, MD, cardiovascular disease

Andrew Hotaling, MD, pediatric otolaryngology (retired)

John Leonetti, MD, otolaryngology

Fred Leya, MD, interventional cardiology

Terry Light, MD, hand surgery

Mary Jo Liszek, MD, internal medicine

John Lopez, MD, interventional cardiology

James McDonnell, MD, ophthalmology

Jonathan Muraskas, MD, neonatal-perinatal medicine

Sucha Nand, MD, hematology

Gregory Ozark, MD, internal medicine

Ronald Potkul, MD, gynecologic oncology

Heidi Renner, MD, internal medicine

Garry Sigman, MD, adolescent medicine

William Small, Jr., MD, radiation oncology

James Stankiewicz, MD, otolaryngology

Patrick Stiff, MD, hematology

Linda Tayeh, MD, internal medicine

Keith Veselik, MD, internal medicine

Wickii Vigneswaran, MD, thoracic and cardiac surgery

David Wilber, MD, cardiac electrophysiology

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a healthcare research and information company, compiled the Top Doctors list for Chicago magazine. Its online nomination process is open to all licensed physicians in the United States. Physicians are able to nominate doctors in any specialty in any part of the country who they believe are the best in the region or the country in their specialties. A physician's education and professional experience are validated before final selection. Doctors cannot pay to be selected.

About Loyola Medicine and Trinity Health

Loyola Medicine, a member of Trinity Health, is a quaternary care system based in the western suburbs of Chicago that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC), Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, MacNeal Hospital and convenient locations offering primary and specialty care services from 1,877 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. LUMC is a 547-licensed-bed hospital in Maywood that includes the William G. and Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Having delivered compassionate care for over 50 years, Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its teaching affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Gottlieb is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital in Melrose Park with 150 physician offices, an adult day care program, the Gottlieb Center for Fitness, the Loyola Center for Metabolic Surgery and Bariatric Care and the Loyola Cancer Care & Research at the Marjorie G. Weinberg Cancer Center at Melrose Park. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-bed teaching hospital in Berwyn with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and psychiatric services, advanced diagnostics and treatments. MacNeal has a 12-bed acute rehabilitation unit, a 25-bed inpatient skilled nursing facility, and a 68-bed behavioral health program and community clinics. MacNeal has provided quality, patient-centered care to the near west suburbs since 1919.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic healthcare systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually. Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $18.3 billion and assets of $26.2 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians. Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services—ranked by number of visits—in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs.