April 01, 2019

Overlake announces 49 providers on Seattle Magazine’s Top Doctors 2019 List

Bellevue, Wash. – April 1, 2019 – Forty-nine Overlake Medical Center and Clinics physicians have received “Top Doctors 2019” recognition by Seattle Magazine in its annual list that includes 397 physicians overall. The list, which was published in the April 2019 issue, includes only physicians who have been nominated by their peers; they do not and cannot pay to be selected and profiled as a Top Doctor.   

“Overlake takes great pride in our highly skilled providers across this wide range of specialties, and we are proud they are being recognized by their own peers,” said Overlake Chief Medical Officer David Knoepfler, MD. “Every one of them, indeed, all of our physicians, advanced providers and staff, are dedicated to daily excellence, safety and delivering compassionate care to every patient we treat.”  

Seattle Magazine, which connects to more than 190,000 readers each month, partnered with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a healthcare research and information company founded in 1991 to help guide consumers to America’s top doctors and top hospitals. Castle Connolly garnered 5,060 nominations from more than 534 physicians in the Seattle metro area.  

Physicians listed below by specialty include those employed by Overlake Medical Center and those on medical staff with privileges to practice at Overlake:

Diagnostic Radiology
Maria Chong, MD
Lloyd E. Stambaugh III, MD
Mark Zobel, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Gunjan L. Tykodi, MD

Family Medicine
Antony S. Egnal, MD

Gastroenterology
Raj Butani, MD

Gynecologic Oncology
Charles W. Drescher, MD
Pamela Paley, MD
Dan Steven Veljovich, MD

Geriatric Medicine
Kentaro Nishino, MD

Infectious Disease
Peter Hashisaki, MD

Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Bettina W. Paek, MD

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Dyan M. Simon, MD
Terrence Sweeney, MD

Neurological Surgery
Peter C. Nora, MD

Cardiac Electrophysiology
John A. Heywood, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
Ronnier Aviles, MD
Ryan Yuan, MD, PhD

Interventional Cardiology
Joseph Doucette, MD
Edward Kim, MD

Pediatric Cardiology
Mark B. Lewin, MD
Jack C. Salerno, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery 
Robert Binford, MD
David W. Nelson, MD

Neurology
Timothy Scearce, MD

Pediatric Neurology
Russell Saneto, DO, PhD

Neuroradiology
Bart Keogh, MD, PhD
Harold Prow, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology
Kristin J. Graham, MD
Jonathan Paley, MD

Ophthamology
Charles Birnbach, MD
Tony H. Huynh, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
James Bruckner, MD
Robin R. Fuchs, MD

Otolaryngology
Jennifer L. Heydt, MD

Pain Medicine
Jason Attaman, DO
Hyun J. Hong, MD
Daniel E. Nelson, MD

Pediatrics
Hal C. Quinn, MD
Andrew S. Sinfuego, MD
Mitchell Weinberg, MD, PhD

Plastic Surgery
Nicholas B. Vedder, MD

Pulmonary Disease
Todd D. Freudenberger, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology
Julie Lamb, MD

Surgery
Adel El-Ghazzawy, MD
Helen H. Kim, MD

Urology
Jian F. Ma, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology
William B. Crenshaw, MD
Sanjiv R. Parikh, MD

Vascular Surgery
Brian Ferris, MD
Kathleen Gibson, MD
Renee Minjarez, MD

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