WASHINGTON CROSSING, PA--(Marketwire - Mar 28, 2013) - Charles Whitney, MD, owner of Revolutionary Health Services in Washington Crossing, was recently named one of America's "Top Docs" in concierge medicine, also known as direct primary care and private medical practices by the editors of Concierge Medicine Today (CMT).
Each year CMT carefully reviews a list of the industry's direct primary care medical practices across the U.S. that have made an impact in several areas. CMT chooses only a few select physicians who meet the criteria to qualify as a "Top Doc."
According to Michael Tetreault, Editor-In-Chief of CMT, "We look for physicians each year who have made an impact on patients, their community, their state, social media, technology and more." Criteria evaluated for CMT's "Top Docs" 2013 includes but is not limited to the following:
- Educational Efforts
- Patient Ratings/Reviews
- Value-Added Services Inside Their Practice
- Innovative Services/Marketing
- Charitable Efforts
- Medical Influence
- Peer Recognition
- Social Influence
Dr. Whitney has the distinction of being the only physician in Pennsylvania to be named a "Top Doc" by CMT. "This is truly an honor," said Dr. Whitney. "There are a growing number of outstanding private medical practices throughout Pennsylvania. I'm very fortunate to be recognized for serving patients in the Philadelphia/Bucks County area."
In his service as vice-president of the American Academy of Private Physicians, Dr. Whitney sees a changing environment of private medicine. "Private medicine is no longer just about convenience. We are able to help drive a paradigm shift toward a new era of healthcare, known as the Third Era of Medicine."
About Charles Whitney, MD and Revolutionary Health Services:
Dr. Charles Whitney graduated from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia in 1990 and completed his family practice residency at the David Grant United States Air Force Medical Center. He is double Board Certified in the specialties of Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. His experience includes seven years as an Air Force physician and seven years in the University of Pennsylvania Health System before establishing his own direct primary care practice, Revolutionary Health Services in 2003. Dr. Whitney currently serves as vice president of the American Academy of Private Physicians (AAPP), a nonprofit organization founded in 2003 for the purpose of supporting and fueling the growth of medical practices that provide personalized direct primary care. For more information, visit www.RevolutionaryHealthServices.com. Follow Revolutionary Health Services on Facebook.
About Concierge Medicine Today
Concierge Medicine Today (CMT), is a news and multi-media organization that is the industry's oldest and most respected national trade publication for the direct primary care marketplace. Their web site is the online destination for consumers and physicians to go deeper into the top stories driving the conversation and generating the national buzz about all types of direct primary care.