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27 Top Cardiologists, Picked By Big Data

What’s below is the result of a challenge: can a company that helps patients find the right doctor identify the best physicians over all, or at least come close? (You can also go here for a list of top breast oncologists.)

Last year, I wrote a magazine profile of a company called Grand Rounds, which aims to meticulously comb through data on physicians – everything from what they prescribe to the wait times in their parking lots — to help pick the right doctor for the right patient. The company’s founder, Owen Tripp, even used the service himself when a type of tumor was found in his ear.

Source: forbes.com
Author: Matthew Herper

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