Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham Physicians Recognized in Boston Magazine’s 2024 ‘Top Doctors’

Date: January 23, 2024

Boston Magazine has named 59 physicians and surgeons from 27 medical specialties affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham (BID Needham) to its annual ‘Top Doctors’ guide. Drawing from a Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Physician database, the list consists of Boston-area physicians and is available on Boston Magazine’s website.

Allergy and Immunology
Daniel Steinberg, MD

Jatinder Gill, MD

Cardiovascular Disease
Evan Appelbaum, MD
Donald Cutlip, MD
Joseph Kannam, MD

Cardiac Electrophysiology
Alfred Buxton, MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery
Thomas E. Cataldo, MD
Evangelos Messaris, MD

Diagnostic Radiology
Jonathan B. Kruskal, MD, PhD

Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
James Hennessey, MD

Steven Cohen, MD
Michael Curry, MD, MA
Douglas Pleskow, MD

Hand Surgery
Tamara Rozental, MD

Internal Medicine
Stephanie Corrado, MD
Frederic Goldman, MD
Deborah Riester, MD
Steven Van Dam, MD

John Danziger, MD
Bradley Denker, MD
Stewart Lecker, MD, PhD
Robert Stanton, MD

David Hackney, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Robert Patz, MD
Arun Ramappa, MD
Edward Rodriguez, MD
John Wixted, MD

Milhim Aswad, MD

William Innis, MD

Pain Medicine
Dana Zalkind, MD

James Connolly, MD

Plastic Surgery
Bernard Lee, MD, MPH
Samuel Lin, MD
Leonard Miller, MD
Sumner Slavin, MD

Pulmonary Disease
Roberto Cruz-Gervis, MD
Heidi O’Connor, MD

Radiation Oncology
Joseph Aronovitz, MD, PhD
Stuart Berman, MD
Irving Kaplan, MD
Abram Recht, MD
Mary Ann Stevenson, MD, PhD

Sleep Medicine
Thomas Scammell, MD

Mark Callery, MD
Ted James, MD
Kevin McCarthy, MD
Steven Ferzoco, MD

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Sidharta Gangadharan, MD

Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
Roger Lefevre, MD

Peter Chang, MD
Joseph Ciccone, MD
Stephen Eyre, MD
Ruslan Korets, MD
Aria Olumi, MD
Heidi Rayala, MD, PhD
Andrew Wagner, MD
Shaun Wason, MD

Vascular Sugery
Mark Wyers, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Muneeb Ahmed, MD

About Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham (BID Needham) is a licensed 73-bed acute care community hospital. BID Needham has served residents in Needham and surrounding communities for more than 100 years. The hospital has been recognized by several organizations for quality and safety, including five-out-of-five stars from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), an “A” grade from the Leapfrog Group, the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission and the 2019 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award.

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham is part of Beth Israel Lahey Health, a health care system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community and specialty hospitals, more than 4,800 physicians and 38,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.