COVID-19 has made it pretty clear that health and immunity are immensely crucial in one’s life. Health is our greatest treasure. And when health is compromised, and things go downhill, then doctors, or precisely physicians, surgeons, etc., come to our rescue. The medical and health care industry also plays a major role in the economy of a country.
10 Best Physicians in the World
Let’s have a look at the list of the 10 best physicians in the world.
1. Dr. William A. Abdu
Dr. William A. Abdu is an associate professor of Orthopaedics at Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, and an Orthopaedic Surgery Specialist in Lebanon, NH. Having experience of 36+ years in the field, he has cured innumerable patients afflicted with spine disorders. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, in the year 1985. Recently, he was featured as the top doctor of the year 2020 by New Hampshire Magazine.
2. Dr. Sudhansu Bhattacharyya
He is a very reputed and experienced cardiothoracic surgeon who has more than 36 years of experience in the field. He completed his MS in general surgery from Vadilal Sarabhai Hospital, Gujarat. Dr. Bhattacharyya has been awarded several awards for his outstanding work, including the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ by the Indian Association of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgeons and the ‘Personality of the Decade Award’ by K.G. Foundation, Centre of Excellence.
3. Dr. Ashok Rajpgopal
Dr. Ashok Rajgopal is an internationally renowned and most experienced, proficient Orthopaedic Surgeon who has been awarded the prestigious “Padma Shri Award”, which is the fourth highest civilian award. He is the first to perform the bilateral procedure and minimally invasive total knee replacement surgery in India. He did MBBS from AFMC, Pune, followed by an MS from AIIMS, New Delhi. He then pursued M.Ch (Ortho) from the University of Liverpool in the year 1983. He has done more than 30,000 knee replacement surgeries.
4. Dr. Naresh Trehan
Dr. Naresh Trehan is a famous cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeon. Having 5 decades of experience in the field, Dr. Trehan is currently the Chairman, Chief Cardiac Surgeon, and Managing Director at Medanta, Gurgaon. He graduated from KGMC, Lucknow. He has received several awards, including the Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award, etc. Dr. Naresh was the founder, director, and chief cardiovascular surgeon of Escorts Heart Institute and Research Centre in Delhi.
5. Dr. Mona Abaza
Having more than 30 years of experience in the field, Dr. Mona Abaza is a World famous ENT doctor. She graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in the year 1991 and has cured many problems related to the ear, head, nose, and throat of patients. She is affiliated with the University of Colorado Hospital. She is bestowed with numerous awards, including the ‘Distinguished Service Award’ by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-head and Neck Surgery.
6. Dr. Myles B. Abbott
Dr. Myles B. Abbott is one of the best Pediatricians in the World who treats children, infants, and adolescents. He has more than 40 years of experience. He attended the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and passed out in the year 1972. Dr. Abbott is affiliated with Alta Bates Summit Medical Center-Berkeley, CA, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland. He has also served as Chairman of the Department of Pediatrics at Alta Bates Hospital, President of the Northern California chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
7. Dr. Khalid Abbed
Dr. Khalid is one of the best neurosurgery specialists who treat disorders of the brain and nervous system, meninges, skull, pituitary gland, spinal cord, vertebral column, etc. He is board-certified in neurosurgery. He has over two decades of experience. His sector of clinical interest lies in the treatment of spinal disorders. He currently practices at Hartford HealthCare Medical Group.
8. Dr. Sakari Orava
Dr. Sakari is the most respected Finnish Sports medicine Surgeon, physician, and orthopedist. He is widely known as “Dr. House of Sports” or “The Doctor that heals the World Cup Stars”. He has performed more than 25000 surgeries in his entire life, including high-profile people such as footballer David Beckham and top athletes like Merlene Ottey. He attended the University of Oulu.
9. Dr. Fouad M. Abbas
Dr. Fouad is an outstanding Oncology Specialist in Baltimore, MD. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and then completed his internship, residency, and fellowship program, all from Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Abbas is board-certified in gynecologic oncology and has more than 35 years of experience in the medical field. His specialties include Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, and Obstetrics.
10. Dr. Mark F. Aaron
Dr. Mark is a Cardiology Specialist in McMinnville, TN. He graduated from Duke U School of Medicine in the year 1992 and currently holds over 30 years of experience in the medical field. He is the recipient of several awards for his phenomenal work. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. He is affiliated with many hospitals in Tennessee and more, including the Saint Thomas West Hospital.
Being a medical Doctor or Physician is one of the noblest, most appreciated, and most reputed professions in the World. They save thousands of lives every day. Along with that, it’s a job of great responsibility, dedication, and a sense of commitment. During the time of the COVID-19 pandemic also, physicians/doctors along with healthcare support workers emerged as the frontline heroes.