Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham Physicians Recognized in Boston Magazine’s 2022 ‘Top Doctors’

January 28, 2022

28 Physicians and Surgeons from 18 Medical Specialties Honored by Boston Magazine

Boston Magazine has named 28 physicians and surgeons from 18 medical specialties affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham (BID Needham) to its annual ‘Top Doctors’ guide. Drawing from a Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Physician database, the list consists of Boston-area physicians and is available on Boston Magazine’s website.

The following physicians affiliated with BID Needham are included on the magazine’s list:

Cardiac Electrophysiology

Alfred Buxton

Cardiovascular Disease

Joseph Kannam

Colon & Rectal Surgery

Thomas Cataldo
Evangelos Messaris


David Rosenthal
Suzanne Olbricht

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

James Hennessey
Natasha Kasid


Steven Cohen

Hand Surgery

Tamara Rozental

Internal Medicine

Rebecca Hill
Annie Fang
Steven Van Dam


John Danziger
Robert Stanton
Mark Williams


Milhim Aswad


William Innis


James Connolly

Radiation Oncology

Stuart Berman
Mary Ann Stevenson


Ted James

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Sidharta P. Gangadharan

Urogynocology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Roger Lefevre


Stephen Eyre

Vascular Surgery

Allen Hamdan
Marc Schermerhorn
Mark Wyers

About Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital–Needham

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham (BID Needham) is a licensed 73-bed acute care community hospital. BID Needham has served residents in Needham and surrounding communities for more than 100 years. The hospital has been recognized by several organizations for quality and safety, including five-out-of-five stars from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), an “A” grade from the Leapfrog Group, the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission and the 2019 American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Quality Achievement Award.

Beth Israel Deaconess-Needham is part of Beth Israel Lahey Health, a health care system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community and specialty hospitals, more than 4,700 physicians and 39,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.

Media Relations Manager

Kristina Murray

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