44 Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham Doctors Named to Boston Magazine Top Doctors 2019 List

BIDNeedham Physicians Across 21 Specialties Named to Annual List 

NEEDHAM, MASS. —Forty-four (44) physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham (BID–Needham) have been named to Boston Magazine’s Top Doctors of 2019 list. Each year, Boston Magazine partners with health care researcher Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to develop a comprehensive list of the best doctors in the Boston area, including hundreds of experts in fields such as dermatology, cardiology, orthopedics, pediatrics and more.

“Our doctors and nurses are the backbone to the high-quality care that BID–Needham provides to this community,” said John Fogarty, president and CEO of BID–Needham. “We are proud to work alongside so many dedicated and talented caretakers, and this list represents excellent care and the breadth of talent across many different specialties here at BID–Needham.”  

The list below features the 44 doctors representing 21 different specialties across the hospital. 

Thomas T. Simopoulos (Anesthesiology)

Alfred E. Buxton (Cardiac Electrophysiology)

Joseph P. Kannam (Cardiovascular Disease)

Thomas Cataldo (Colon & Rectal Surgery)

Vitaliy Y. Poylin (Colon & Rectal Surgery)

James V. Hennessey (Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism)

Steven B. Cohen (Gastroenterology)

Christopher Awtrey (Gynecologic Oncology)

Tamara D. Rozental (Hand Surgery)

Arnold M. Savenor (Hand Surgery)

George M. Eliopoulos (Infectious Disease)

Annie Jow Fang (Internal Medicine)

Heidi H. O'Connor (Internal Medicine)

Deborah Riester (Internal Medicine)

Steven Van Dam (Internal Medicine)

Robert Cohen (Nephrology)

John Danzinger (Nephrology)

Bradley Denker (Nephrology)

Melanie Hoenig (Nephrology)

Martin Pollack (Nephrology)

Robert C. Stanton (Nephrology)

Mark E. Williams (Nephrology)

Ina E. Donlagic (Neurology)

Thomas E. Scammell (Nuerology)

Brad J. Baker (Ophthamology)

Ayesha Abdeen (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Paul T. Appleton (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Mark E. Haffenreffer (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Arun J. Ramappa (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Andrew P. White (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Joseph A. Aronovitz (Radiation Oncology)

Stuart M. Berman (Radiation Oncology)

Irving Kaplan (Radiation Oncology)

Mary Ann Stevenson (Radiation Oncology)

Ted A. James (Surgery)

Sidharta P. Gangadharan (Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery)

Roger Lefevre (Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Med & Reconstruct Surgery)

Janet Li (Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Med & Reconstruct Surgery)

Joseph M. Ciccone (Urology)

Anurag K. Das (Urology)

Aria F. Olumi (Urology)

Muneeb Ahmed (Vascular & Interventional Radiology)

Raul J. Guzman (Vascular Surgery)               

Click here for the complete Boston Magazine Top Doctors 2019 list