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Fifty- six Loyola Medicine Physicians Named to Chicago Magazine’s 2021 Top Doctors List

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MAYWOOD, IL – Fifty-six Loyola Medicine physicians have been named to Chicago magazine's 2021 Top Doctors list.

These physicians were selected as the best in the area by their peers, according to Chicago magazine. Finalists were chosen based on nominations, as well as each physicians’ education and professional experience.

"For more than 50 years, Loyola Medicine has been a leader in academic medicine and health care,” said Shawn P. Vincent, president and CEO of Loyola Medicine. "These 56 doctors represent our unwavering commitment to compassionate and uncompromising care.”

The annual list of Top Doctors can be found online and the in the January 2021 print issue of Chicago magazine. 

All Loyola Medicine doctors on the Top Doctors list practice at Loyola University Medical Center unless noted:

Kathy Sue Albain, MD, medical oncology 
José Biller, MD, neurology               
James J. Boblick, MD, internal medicine
William E. Boblick, Jr., MD, internal medicine
Marc A. Borge, MD, vascular & interventional radiology
Charles S. Bouchard, MD, ophthalmology
Richard W. Borrowdale, MD, otolaryngology
Dariusz Borys, MD, pathology
Pauline M. Camacho, MD, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism
Gerald A. Charnogursky, MD, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism
Steven Charous, MD, otolaryngology
Joseph Ignatius Clark, MD, medical oncology
Nina M. Clark, MD, infectious disease
Scott J. Cotler, MD, gastroenterology
Deborah L. Couch, MD, addiction psychiatry
Felipe De Alba, MD, ophthalmology
Mary Ann Emanuele, MD, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism 
Baltazar Espiritu, MD, allergy & immunology
Maureen P. Fearon, MD, internal medicine
Robert C. Flanigan, MD, urology
Judith E. Frank, MD, rheumatology, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Michael Gill, MD, PhD, internal medicine
Gopal N. Gupta, MD, urology
Karen A. Griffin, MD, nephrology
Brian Ing, MD, internal medicine
David J. Leehey, MD, nephrology
John P. Leonetti, MD, otolaryngology
Mary Jo Liszek, MD, internal medicine
Gerald Luger, MD, pulmonary & critical care medicine, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Kenneth Micetich, MD, medical oncology
James F. McDonnell, MD, ophthalmology
Edward Melian, MD, radiation oncology
Dennis M. Moore, MD, otolaryngology
Amar S. Naik, MD, gastroenterology
Sucha Nand, MD, hematology
Gregory J. Ozark, MD, internal medicine
Ronald K. Potkul, MD, gynecologic oncology
Marcus L. Quek, MD, urology
Murali S. Rao, MD, psychiatry
Gail E. Reid, MD, infectious disease
Heidi Renner, MD, internal medicine
David R. Rosi, MD, medical oncology
Michael J. Schneck, MD, neurology
David Schilling, MD, psychiatry
Kevin P. Simpson, MD, pulmonary  & critical care medicine
William Small, Jr., MD, radiation oncology
James Stankiewicz, MD, otolaryngology
Patrick Joseph Stiff, MD, hematology
Robert M. Sulo, MD, internal medicine
Linda Tayeh, MD, internal medicine
Rodney Tehrani, MD, rheumatology
Martin J. Tobin, MD pulmonary & critical care medicine
Thomas Turk , urology
Nidhi S. Undevia, MD, pulmonary & critical care medicine
Keith E. Veselik, MD, internal medicine
John R. Wilson, MD, neurology, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a health care 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.