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Many of our esteemed full time surgeons in the Department of Surgery at NYP/Weill Cornell have been consistently recognized by their peers as among the best doctors in their respective fields. Below are some of the honors and national recognition received by our faculty over the years:

America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA
  • Palmer Q. Bessey, MD
  • Gregory Dakin, MD
  • Sharif Ellozy, MD
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Robert Grant, MD
  • Sandip Kapur, MD
  • Michael D. Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Darren B. Schneider, MD
  • Rache M. Simmons, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
  • Robert J. Winchell, MD
America's Top Doctors US News & World Report
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA
  • Palmer Bessey, MD
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Sandip Kapur, MD
  • Michael Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Darren Schneider, MD
  • Rache Simmons, MD
  • Toyooki Sonoda, MD
  • Jason Spector, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
America's Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Michael Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Rache Simmons, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
New York Magazine's Best Doctors
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA
  • Gregory Dakin, MD
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Robert Grant, MD
  • Sandip Kapur, MD
  • Sang Lee, MD
  • Michael Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Darren Schneider, MD
  • Rache Simmons, MD
  • Toyooki Sonoda, MD
  • Jason Spector, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
  • Rasa Zarneger, MD
Top Doctors, New York Metropolitan Area, Castle Connolly
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA
  • Palmer Q. Bessey, MD
  • Gregory Dakin, MD
  • Sharif Ellozy, MD
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Kelly Garrett, MD
  • Robert Grant, MD
  • Sandip Kapur, MD
  • Sang Lee, MD
  • Michael D. Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Benjamin Samstein, MD
  • Darren Schneider, MD
  • Jian Shou, MD
  • Rache M. Simmons, MD
  • Toyooki Sonoda, MD
  • Jason Spector, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
  • Rasa Zarnegar, MD
New York Magazine’s Top Minimally Invasive Doctors
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
Newsweek Top Doctors for Cancer
  • Thomas J. Fahey III, MD
  • Michael D. Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey Milsom, MD
  • Rache M. Simmons, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
New York Super Doctors
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA
  • Palmer Bessey, MD
  • Gregory Dakin, MD
  • Thomas J. Fahey, III, MD
  • Robert Grant, MD
  • Sandip Kapur, MD
  • Sang W. Lee, MD
  • Michael D. Lieberman, MD
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Jeffrey W. Milsom, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Darren Schneider, MD
  • Rache M. Simmons, MD
  • Toyooki Sonoda, MD
  • Jason Spector, MD
  • Nitsana Spigland, MD
  • Alexander J. Swistel, MD
  • Mia Talmor, MD
New York Super Doctors Rising Stars
  • Kelly Garrett, MD
  • Andrew J. Meltzer, MD
  • Demetri J. Merianos, MD
  • Tracy-Ann S. Moo, MD
  • Melanie C. Ongchin, MD
  • Heather Yeo, MD, MHS
America's Top Surgeons
Consumers' Research Council of America
  • Fabrizio Michelassi, MD
  • Alfons Pomp, MD
  • Darren B. Schneider, MD
America's Top Surgeons, SLD Industries, Inc.
  • Philip S. Barie, MD, MBA

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