Awards and Recognition
Montefiore Einstein Center for Transplantation's physicians and transplant surgeons are among the most recognized in the country. Some of the recognition the Center has received includes:
New York Magazine's 2011 Top Doctors
Montefiore physicians are annually recognized in New York Magazine's "Best Doctors" issue, which identifies the top doctors in New York City, Westchester County, Long Island and portions of New Jersey and Connecticut. In 2011, Montefiore's specialists were recognized regionally as top doctors in the following areas: cardiac surgery, pediatric nephrology and surgery. Read more about the New York Magazine distinction.
Several surgeons were among the Montefiore and Einstein faculty members chosen for the Super Doctors listing of outstanding physicians. Candidates are evaluated on indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement such as years of experience, hospital appointments, fellowships, professional activities and leadership positions.
Physician of the Year: Paul J. Gaglio, MD
The American Liver Foundation honored Dr. Paul Gaglio, the Medical Director of Liver Transplantation at the Montefiore Einstein Center for Transplantation, as Physician of the Year in 2011 at their eleventh anniversary Annual Honors Gala. Read more about this honor.