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161 Children’s Minnesota physicians named Top Doctors by Minnesota Monthly

List of honorees demonstrates broad range of pediatric specialties offered at Children’s Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (September 9, 2020) – Children’s Minnesota is proud to congratulate 161 physicians who were recognized as 2020 Top Doctors by Minnesota Monthly magazine. The 2020 list includes more than 900 physicians from the Twin Cities in 70 specialties.

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“We are honored to see our physicians recognized for their dedication to providing high quality, compassionate care to our young patients,” said Dr. Emily Chapman, chief medical officer and vice president of medical affairs at Children’s Minnesota. “Our remarkable physicians and teams who support them strive to develop better ways to treat children and reimage health care.”

The annual list was determined by a survey of thousands of licensed doctors in the Twin Cities, based on a list provided by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. Physicians are asked to name three doctors they would recommend if a family member needed medical care. Physicians who received the highest number of votes comprise the list.

The 2020 Top Doctors can be found in the September issue of Minnesota Monthly magazine and published online.

Mary J. Abuzzahab, MD

Robert D. Acton, MD

Rehana L Ahmed Saucedo, MD

Nanette Aldahondo, MD

Matthew B. Ambrose, MD

Rebecca K. Ameduri, MD

Jane E. Barthell, MD

Eric T. Becken, MD

Kiran K. Belani, MD

Anne E. Bendel, MD

Catherine M. Bendel, MD

Mark J. Bergeron, MD

Gary D. Berman, MD

Susan A. Berry, MD

Vikas Bhambhani, MD

Bryce A. Binstadt, MD

Nicholas C. Boetticher, MD

Deborah C. Bohn, MD

Richard P. Bransford, MD

Christopher D. Carter, MD

John M. Caspers, MD

Kristina E. Catrine, MD

Nicole M. Chase, MD

Edward Y. Cheng, MD

Colleen K. Correll, MD

Charles E. Crutchfield, MD

Alejandra Decanini Mancera, MD

Harley S. Dresner, MD

Brian Drew, MD

Themistocles P. Economou, MD

Mark Eikenberry, MD

Melissa S. Engel, MD

William K. Engel, MD

Karin E. Evan, MD

Laura M. Gandrud Pickett, MD

John J. Garcia, MD

Kathryn A. Gehrig, MD

Kristin B. Gendron, MD

Thomas George, MD

Caroline L. George, MD

Geoffrey S. Getnick, MD

About Children’s Minnesota

Children’s Minnesota is the seventh largest pediatric health system in the United States and the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children, from before birth through young adulthood. An independent and not-for-profit system since 1924, Children’s Minnesota serves kids throughout the Upper Midwest at two free-standing hospitals, 12 primary and specialty care clinics and six rehabilitation sites. Children’s Minnesota is regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Report as a top children’s hospital.

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Nick Petersen