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Central Texas Medical Center: News

CTMC Physicians Selected as Best Doctors and Texas Super Doctors
SAN MARCOS, TX – When choosing a physician, every patient always wants the best. And there’s good news for patients in San Marcos and surrounding communities. Eleven Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) physicians have been selected to the annual list of The Best Doctors in America for 2010-2011.

The Best Doctors in America list represents the top 5% of doctors in the U.S. with more than 46,000 doctors in over 400 specialties and subspecialties across the country. The physicians are chosen based upon peer recognition and professional achievements.

CTMC physicians selected as The Best Doctors in America are Edward Coles, M.D., Gastroenterology/Internal Medicine; William Deschner, M.D., Gastroenterology; Thomas Kepczyk, M.D., Gastroenterology; Thomas Aung, M.D., Oncology; Rene Castillo, M.D., Oncology/Hematology; Paul Nader, M.D., Nephrology; Byron Welch, M.D., Nephrology; Steven Dekowski, M.D., Neonatology; Steven Diven, M.D., Neonatology; Jon Mazursky, M.D., Neonatology; and Jeffrey Horowitz, M.D., Pediatric Surgery.

“We are pleased to see the recognition given to these fine physicians from our Medical Staff,” said Clay DeStefano, CTMC Administrative Director, PR & Marketing. “But truthfully, we’re not surprised. Our physicians work hard to provide the very best health care and it’s only fitting they are being recognized as among the best in their field.”

The complete list of The Best Doctors in America for the Austin region is featured in the January, 2011 issue of Austin Monthly magazine. Five of these physicians, along with four additional physicians, were named to the elite list of 2010 Texas Super Doctors, which is limited to 5% of physicians within the state.

CTMC physicians named as Texas Super Doctors are Ellen Grimm, M.D., Nephrology; Michael Grady, M.D., Pediatrics; James Pickett, M.D., Opthamology; Charles Mathis, M.D., General Surgery; Don Willis, M.D.; Urology; Steven Minor, M.D., Cardiology; Robert Pederson, M.D., Cardiology; Edward Coles, M.D., Gastroenterology/Internal Medicine; William Deschner, M.D., Gastroenterology; Thomas Kepczyk, M.D., Gastroenterology; Paul Nader, M.D., Nephrology; Byron Welch, M.D., Nephrology; Dennis Tweedy, M.D., Oncology; and Alexander Zweibach, M.D., Oncology. Texas Super Doctors is published annually in Texas Monthly magazine.

For a list of all CTMC physicians, please visit www.ctmc.org to view our physician directory.



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