Seven Aria Health Physicians Named 'Top Docs' by Philadelphia Magazine

Each year, Philadelphia Magazine surveys physicians and medical leadership to identify the most highly recommended doctors. The result is a select list of clinicians who deliver the highest quality care in their practices.

This year (2012), seven Aria Health physicians - Dr. Gary Aaronson, Dr. Jeffrey Brodsky, Dr. Richard S. Chang, Dr. Ronald C. Goren, Dr. David J. Kraman, Dr. Steven Nagelberg, and Dr. Jennifer Simmons - were named Philadelphia Magazine Top Docs. Click on the links below to learn more about these 'Top Docs'. 


Gary Aaronson, DO, FCCP, Pulmonary Medicine
Gary Aaronson, DO, FCCP, is the Director of Aria Health’s Division of Pulmonary Medicine, and has served with the organization since 1988.  This is his second straight “Top Doc” recognition.


Jeffrey T. Brodsky, MD, Surgical Oncology
Director of Surgical Oncology at Aria Health, Jeffrey T. Brodsky, MD, specializes in esophageal and gastric surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, pancreatic surgery and colorectal surgery.  This is his first “Top Doc” recognition.

Richard S. Chang, MD, Thoracic Surgery

Richard S. Chang, MD, Thoracic Surgery
Thoracic Surgeon Richard S. Chang, MD is the Director of the section on Thoracic Surgery at Aria Health, and has expertise in the surgical management of benign and malignant diseases of the lung, mediastinum and esophagus and robotic assisted surgery.  This is his second straight “Top Doc” recognition.


Ronald C. Goren, MD, Infectious Diseases   
Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Ronald C. Goren is the Co-Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Aria Health.  This is his second straight “Top Doc” recognition.


David J. Kraman, MD, FACS, Urology
David J. Kraman, MD, FACS, serves as an urologist within Aria’s Division of Urology and is a fellow at the American College of Surgeons and is a member of the American Medical Association.  This is his second straight “Top Doc” recognition.

Steven Nagelberg, MD, FACE Endocrinology Steven Nagelberg, MD, FACE, Endocrinology
With specialized clinical expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, endocrine and metabolic disorders, Steven Nagelberg, MD, FACE, has served as Head of Aria Health’s Section on Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology since 1991.  This is his tenth “Top Doc” recognition.
Jennifer Simmons, MD, FACS, Breast Surgeon
Board-certified in general surgery, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and fellowship-trained in Diseases of the Breast, Dr. Jennifer Simmons treats a full range of breast disease.  This is her first “Top Doc” recognition.