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34 of HCA Virginia's Top Docs were voted 1st in their specialty.

For more than 100 years, the doctors of HCA Virginia have been your first and most trusted choice to fix your hearts, fight your cancers, treat your emergencies, and deliver your babies. Today, we celebrate and thank our physicians who were voted by their peers to be Richmond's Top Docs in 2017, as published by Richmond Magazine. Learn about our Top Docs and their superior services below, and join us in congratulating Richmond's most celebrated physicians. We are honored they choose to practice at HCA Virginia.


The Very Top Docs — Specialty Category Winners

34 of the Top Docs who practice at HCA Virginia received the most votes by their peers in their categories. The annual Top Docs voting is completed by closed survey, and only doctors with an active medical license are allowed to participate. These physicians represent the very best in their chosen specialties, and we are proud to partner with them in your care.

Allergy & Immunology

Robert S. Call, MD

Bariatric Surgery

Matthew Brengman, MD, FACS


General Cardiology

Mark Johns, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Minh Bui, MD

Colorectal Surgery

Andrew Vorenberg, MD

Gastroenterology

Howard O. Haverty, Jr., MD


Gynecologic Oncology

Randal West, MD

Hospice Care

Abdul Amir, MD

Hospitalist

Philip Rizk, MD


Hyperbaric Medicine

Joseph Boykin, MD

Infectious Disease

James W. Brooks, Jr., MD

Intensivist

J. Andrew Apostle, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

James T. Christmas, MD


Neurosurgery

Peter Alexander, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Mark M. Jones, MD

Pain Management

P. Duke Crane, MD


Pathology

John W. Turner, MD

Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

Anne Marie Irani, MD

Pediatric Infectious Disease

Beth C. Marshall, MD

Pediatric Neurology

Donald Taylor, MD


Pediatric Rheumatology

Aarat Patel, MD

Pediatric Sports Medicine

Chad Aarons, MD

Pediatric General Surgery

David Lanning, MD

Pediatric Specialist Surgery

Jennifer Rhodes, MD


Pediatric Specialist Surgery

Chester Sharps, MD

Plastic Surgery - Cosmetic

Nadia Blanchet, MD

Plastic Surgery - Reconstructive

Nadia Blanchet, MD

Public Health Medicine

Danny Avula, MD

Pulmonology

Scott Radow, MD

Urogynecology

Nathan Guerette, MD


Richmond Magazine's 2017 Top Docs

Quality physicians are the heart of HCA Virginia's six hospitals, three freestanding emergency rooms, and more than 45 outpatient centers. These doctors allow us to offer you the best care and most extensive network in Central Virginia. No matter where you are in your healthcare journey, HCA Virginia doctors are here for you.


Addiction Medicine

Martin Buxton, MD

Allergy & Immunology

Michael Blumberg, MD
Robert S. Call, MD
William Hark, MD
Anne Marie Irani, MD

Anesthesiology

John Booth, MD
James (Jay) Stone, Jr., MD
Nagesha Kasinath, MD

Bariatric Surgery

Matthew Brengman, MD
Gregory Schroder, MD


Cardiac Electrophysiology

David Gilligan, MD
Robert Sperry, MD

Cardiac Surgery

Graham Bundy, MD, FACS
Thomas Christopher, MD, FACS
Chiwon Hahn, MD, FACS

General Cardiology

C. Foster Jennings, MD
Mark Johns, MD
Ramesh Kundur, MD
Christopher Nicholson, MD

Interventional Cardiology

Darryn Appleton, MD
Minh Bui, MD
Mark Newton, MD


Colorectal Surgery

Paul Charron, MD
Cary Gentry, MD
Crawford Smith, MD
William Timmerman, MDAndrew Vorenberg, MD

Dermatology

Georgia Seely, MD
Laurie Shinn, MD

Emergency Medicine

Arthur Ernst, MD
Scott Hickey, MD
Charles Shields, MD

Endocrinology

Meredith Berger, MD
Allen Burris, MD
Robert Castellucci, MD


Family/General Practice

Atiya Atique, MD
James Bush, MD
Richard Gergoudis, MD
Ken Zelenak, MD

Gastroenterology

Souheil Abou-Assi, MD
William Brand, Jr., MD
Ramy Eid, MD
Howard Haverty, Jr., MD
Bimaljit Sandhu, MD

Genetics

Ray Lewandowski, MD

Gynecologic Oncology

Cecelia Boardman, MD
Jori Carter, MD
Johnny Hyde, MD
Randal West, MD


Gynecology & Obstetrics

Leslie Davis, MD
Victoria Davis, MD
Sumac Diaz, MD
Jennie Draper, MD
Alice Hirata, MD
Mark Hyde, MD
Padmini Santosh, MD
Alexandra Tate, MD

Hand Surgery

John Blank, MD
Sanjay Desai, MD
Keith Glowacki, MD
James E. B. Stuart, V, MD

Hematology & Oncology

Elke Friedman, MD
Pablo Gonzalez, MD
David Trent, MD

Hospice Care

Abdul Amir, MD
Marc Flickenger, MD


Hospitalist

Brian Hanrahan, MD
Ali Masood, MD
Michael Perini, MD
Philip Rizk, MD

Hyperbaric Medicine

Joseph Boykin, MD

Infectious Disease

James Brooks, Jr., MD
Mark Gentz, DO
David Rowles, MD
Sarika Tripathi, MD

Intensivist

J. Andrew Apostle, MD
Ken Haft, MD
Jamie Hey, MD
Scott Radow, MD
Sunil Rajan, MD


Maternal-Fetal Medicine

James T. Christmas, MD
Barbara Head, MD
Ronald Ramus, MD
Lisa R. Troyer, MD

Neonatal/Perinatal

Vijay Dhande, MD
Karen Hendricks-Munoz, MD

Nephrology

Walid Abou-Assi, MD
Timothy Bunchman, MD
Peter Condro, Jr., MD
Martin Starkman, MD

Neurology

Ibrahim Hegab, MD
Robert White, MD


Neurosurgery

Peter Alexander, MD
Matt Mayr, MD
Rajesh Mehta, MD
K. Singh Sahni, MD
Richard Singleton, MD

Oncologic Surgery

Michael Rose, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Mark M. Jones, MD
William E. Nordt, III, MD
Julious (Jody) Smith, III, MD

Otolaryngology / Surgery

Julie Kerr, MD
James May IV, MD
David Salley, MD


Pain Management

P. Duke Crane, MD
Yaoming Gu, MD
Leyman Nazmi, MD
Benjamin Seeman, DO

Palliative Care

David Buxton, MD

Pathology

Danna Johnston, MD
Michael Kornstein, MD
John Turner, MD

Pediatric Allergy

Michael Blumberg, MD
Lawrence Gelber, MD
Anne Marie Irani, MD
Santosh Kumar, MD


Pediatric Cardiology

Douglas Allen, MD
Mary Falterman, MD
Scott D. Gullquist, MD

Pediatric Hematology / Oncology

Madhu Gowda, MD
Gita V. Massey, MD

General Pediatrics

Melissa Nelson, MD
Charles V. Terry, MD

Pediatrics Infectious Disease

David J. Friedel, MD
William C. Koch, MD
Suzanne R. Lavoie, MD
Beth C. Marshall, MD
Jose L. Munoz, MD


Pediatrics Neurology

Donald Taylor, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology

Robert Brager, MD
Julie T. Kerr, MD
Jin Lim, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology

Bruce K. Rubin, MD

Pediatric Urology

John Edmonson, MD
Claude David Anthony Herndon, MD


Pediatric Rheumatology

Aarat Patel, MD

Pediatric Sports Med

Chad Aarons, MD
Victoria G. Kuester, MD
H. Robert Tuten, MD

Pediatric Surgery (Gen)

Charles Bagwell, MD
Jeffrey Haynes, MD
Patty Lange, MD
David Lanning, MD
Claudio Oiticica, MD

Pediatric Surgery (Spec)

Victoria G. Kuester, MD
David Lanning, MD
Jennifer Rhodes, MD
Chester Sharps, MD
H. Robert Tuten, MD


Rehabilitation

Roger Giordano, MD
Yaoming Gu, MD
Hillary S. Hawkins, MD
Albert Jones, Jr., MD
Manmohan Khokhar, MD

Plastic Surgery - Cosmetic

Nadia P. Blanchet, MD
Stephen Chen, MD
R. Gordon Lewis, Jr., MD
Daniel Luppins, MD
Gregory T. Lynam, MD
Jennifer Rhodes, MD
Isaac Wornom, III, MD

Plastic Surgery - Reconstructive

Nadia P. Blanchet, MD
Stephen Chen, MD
Daniel Luppins, MD
Jennifer Rhodes, MD
Isaac Wornom, III, MD

Podiatry

David Binder, DPM
James Shadbolt, DPM
Mitchell Waskin, DPM
David Weiss, DPM


Psychiatry

Martin Buxton, MD (Adult and Child Psychiatry)
Jefferson Sommers, MD

Public Health Medicine

Danny Avula, MD

Pulmonology

Jamie Hey, MD
Scott Radow, MD
Sunil Rajan

Radiation Oncology

Douglas Arthur, MD
Laurie Cuttino, MD
Thomas Eichler, MD
Shiyu Song, MD


Radiology - Diagnostic

Lowrey Holthaus, MD
A. John Kuta, MD
James Snyder, MD

Radiology - Interventional

Philip Pieters, MD
Efstathios "Ike" Spinos, MD

Reproductive / Infertility

Michael Edelstein, MD
Anish Shah, MD
Kenneth Steingold, MD
George Francis Tidey, Jr., MD

Rheumatology

Peter Coutlakis, MD
Stephen Maestrello, MD
Tammy Spring, MD
Alan Stern, MD


Sleep Medicine

Michael Polsky, MD
Douglas Puryear, MD

Sports Medicine

Douglas Cutter, MD
Stephen Reese, MD

Surgery - Breast

Ruth Felsen, MD

Surgery - General

Mukong Adeso, MD
Amy Rose, MD
Venkat Santosh, MD


Surgery - Spine

Joseph Kim, MD
Ricky Placide, MD
John Michael Simpson, MD
Jed Vanichkachorn, MD

Surgery - Thoracic

Graham Bundy, MD
Leo Gazoni, MD

Surgery - Vascular

John Hyslop, MD
Gregg Londrey, MD
Avik Mukherjee, MD
Barklie Zimmerman, MD

Urogynecology

B. Boyden Clary, III, MD
David Glazier, MD
Meghana Gowda, MD
Lonny Green, MD
Nathan Guerette, MD
Tovia Smith, MD


Urology / Surgery

Eric Cote, MD
Charles Jung
William Morgan, MD
Kinloch Nelson, MD
Jeff Rebman, MD