Tucson Lifestyle ‘Features’ Janardhanan, Yeager among UA Top Doctors in 2016

“Top Doctors” affiliated with the University of Arizona Department of Medicine who got special full-page features—as well as listings—in the July issue of Tucson Lifestyle magazine include Cardiology’s Raj Janardhanan, MD, and Hematology & Oncology’s Andrew Yeager, MD.

Raj Janardhanan, MDThe July issue was released online on Wednesday, June 29.

Dr. Janardhanan is an associate professor of Medicine and Medical Imaging, a member of the UA Sarver Heart Center, and director of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging for Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and South. Click on his name above or image at left to see his page in Tucson Lifestyle.

Dr. Yeager is a professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, a member of the UA Cancer Center and director of the Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Training Program. Click on his name above or image at left to see his page in Tucson Lifestyle

Andrew Yeager, MDAlso featured from the UA are a physician affiliated with the UA Division of Dermatology, Gerald Goldberg, MD, who got a half-page article on his private practice, Pima Dermatology, and UA Department of Pediatrics allergist Heather Cassell, MD.

Look here for the full issue. The “Top Doctors 2016” section starts on Page 41 (click on "Top Docs" icon on cover). A full listing of UA physicians included among the year’s Top Doctors—as compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.—can be found below with their specialties:

Adolescent Medicine

  • Richard A. Wahl, MD

Allergy & Immunology

  • Heather R. Cassell, MD
  • Michael O. Daines, MD

Cardiac Electrophysiology

  • Julia H. Indik, MD, PhD
  • Peter Ott, MD

Cardiovascular Disease

  • Joseph S. Alpert, MD
  • Mark J. Friedman, MD
  • Raj Janardhanan, MD
  • Kapildeo Lotun, MD

Child Neurology

  • Janet B. Teodori, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

  • Valentine N. Nfonsam, MD


  • Gerald N. Goldberg, MD (Affiliate)
  • James E. Sligh, MD, Chief, UA Division of Dermatology, and Associate Director, UA Skin Cancer Institute

Diagnostic Radiology

  • Kimberly Fitzpatrick, MD
  • Dorothy L. Gilbertson-Dahdal, MD
  • Phillip H. Kuo, MD, PhD
  • Mihra Taljanovic, MD, PhD


  • Craig S. Stump, MD, PhD, Clinical Chief, UA Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Stephen P. Thomson, MD (Affiliate - SAVAHCS)

Family Medicine

  • Victoria E. Murrain, DO


  • Thomas D. Boyer, MD
  • John T. Cunningham, MD

Geriatric Medicine

  • Paul Gee, MD

Gynecologic Oncology

  • Setsuko K. Chambers, MD
  • Kenneth D. Hatch, MD

Hand Surgery

  • Warren C. Breidenbach, III, MD, MSc
  • Gregory L. DeSilva, MD


  • Andrew M. Yeager, MD, PhD

Infectious Diseases

  • Anca D. Georgescu, MD
  • Stephen A. Klotz, MD

Internal Medicine

  • J. Michael Darragh, MD
  • Jennifer G. Flynn, MD

Interventional Cardiology

  • Karl B. Kern, MD
  • Kwan S. Lee, MD

Maternal & Fetal Medicine

  • Karen B. Lesser, MD
  • Kathryn L. Reed, MD

Medical Oncology

  • Frederick R. Ahmann, MD
  • Robert R. Livingston, MD


  • Pradeep V. Kadambi, MD

Neurological Surgery

  • G. Michael Lemole, Jr., MD
  • Martin E. Weinand, MD


  • Geoffrey L. Ahern, MD, PhD
  • Bruce M. Coull, MD
  • Holli A. Horak, MD
  • David M. Labiner, MD


  • William Erly, MD
  • Rihan Khan, MD
  • Wayne S. Kubal, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology

  • Amy L. Mitchell, MD

Occupational Medicine

  • Philip I. Harber, MD, MPH


  • Joseph M. Miller, MD, MPH

Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Domingo Cheleuitte, MD (Affiliate)
  • John T. Ruth, MD
  • Shyam M. Shridharani, MD


  • Mindy Black, MD
  • Audrey B. Erman, MD
  • Stephen A. Goldstein, MD
  • Abraham Jacob, MD
  • Bruce E. Stewart, MD


  • Achyut K. Bhattacharyya, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

  • Brent J. Barber, MD
  • Scott E. Klewer, MD
  • Daniela Lax, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Mark D. Wheeler, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology

  • John David Feerick, Jr., MD
  • Hassan Hesham Hassan, MBBS

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

  • Sean P. Elliott, MD
  • Ziad M. Shehab, MD

Pediatric Nephrology

  • Emmanuel L. Apostol, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology

  • Cori L. Daines, MD
  • Wayne J. Morgan, MD


  • Kimberly Gerhart, MD
  • William Marshall, Jr., MD
  • Shook H. Yap, MD


  • Beth A. Bernstein, MD
  • Ole J. Thienhaus, MD

Pulmonary Disease

  • Cristine E. Berry, MD, MHS
  • James L. Knepler, Jr., MD
  • Sairam Parthasarathy, MD
  • Franz Rischard, DO

Radiation Oncology

  • Baldassarre Stea, MD, PhD


  • Lynn M. Gries, MD
  • Marlon A. Guerrero, MD
  • Robert S. Krouse, MD (Affiliate - SAVAHCS)
  • Narong Kulvatunyou, MD
  • James H. McClenathan, MD
  • Leigh A. Neumayer, MD, MS
  • Taylor S. Riall, MD, PhD
  • Andrew L. Tang, MD
  • Gary A. Vercruysse, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

  • Samuel S. Kim, MD
  • Scott D. Lick, MD


  • Joel T. Funk, MD
  • Matthew B. Gretzer, MD
  • Christian O. Twiss, MD
  • Jonathan R. Walker, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

  • Charles T. Hennemeyer, MD

Vascular Surgery

  • John D. Hughes, MD

"2015 Top Docs, AzCIM, SALSA Spotlighted Among AHSC Top News Items of the Week" | Posted: Sept. 4, 2015

Release Date: 
06/29/2016 - 11:45am