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2013-01-25 16:25:25

TAMPA, Fla., January 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Among the select few physicians honored with the prestigious Patients' Choice Award this year is Dr. Joseph Hirschfeld, MD, FACS, PA. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130125/DC48423) In fact, of the nation's 870,000 active physicians and dentists, just five percent consistently received top scores from their patients on sites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com), qualifying them for this honor in 2012. Millions of patients...

2008-10-09 12:00:38

To: MEDICAL EDITORS Contact: Sally Garneski, Manager, Public Information/Electronic Publishing, +1-312-202-5409, sgarneski@facs.org, or Cory Suzan Petty, Senior Public Information Assistant, +1-312-202-5328, cpetty@facs.org, both of American College of Surgeons SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 94th Annual Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons, one of the largest meetings of surgeons in the world, will convene October 12- 16 at the Moscone Convention...