April 3, 2018 Congrats to Drs. Fishbein, Poole, Prutkin, and Yang for being named on Seattle Magazine's Top Doctors of 2018 list! Each year, Seattle Magazine puts together a list of the Greater Seattle Area's most highly rated, and trusted physicians. More than 7,800 nominations were submitted by 600 physicians, with the list including more than 400 doctors in 67 specialties, all nominated by their colleagues for providing exceptional patient care. For the 2018 year, 38 Department of Medicine physicians have been named on the Seattle Magazine's Top Doctors list of 2018. The Division of Cardiology is happy to congratulate Dr. Daniel Fishbein, Dr. Jeanne Poole, Dr. Jordan Prutkin, and Dr. Eugene Yang for making the list as some of Puget Sound's Top Cardiologists. Several UW Medicine Cardiologists also made the list, including Dr. Gabrial Aldea, Dr. Julie Heyn, Dr. Edward Verrier, Dr. Gary L. Weeks, and Dr. Marko Yakovlevitch. Science Behind the Process The Top Doctors list was created with the help of Connolly Medical Ltd., a health care research corporation specializing in guiding consumers to top notch doctors and hospitals. Their research team utilized incredibly tested, and proven, screening methods and surveys to complete their selection process. Using recommendations and nominations from licensed physicians from all over the globe, doctors are handpicked for various region in their respective fields. The list is making it's rounds through the latest April 2018 Seattle Magazine issue, as well as online with a complete list of all the physicians. Visit Seattle Magazine's website for the full run down of the list.