Dr. Timothy Canty of New York, NY has been ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. New York, NY (PR NewsWire) February 1, 2014– A select few physicians were honored with the prestigious 2013 Patients’ Choice Award, and this year they include Dr. Timothy Canty. Only doctors who have received top scores by their patients and pass other quality measures are awarded the Patients’ Choice Award. In fact, of the nation’s 720,000 active physicians, just 5 percent were accorded this honor in 2013. Every month, millions of patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com) to share feedback about their experiences with their doctors. Patients rate various components of the care they receive, such as the accuracy of their diagnosis, the amount of time they spent with the doctor, and the doctor’s bedside manner and follow-up care. Patient’s Choice ranks the top reviewed physicians and looks at other quality measures to compile its yearly list. Dr. Timothy Canty commented on the recognition: “This is quite an honor for me. I am very pleased to have been selected and grateful to my patients who went out of their way to rate me and give me positive reviews.” This press release was written by American Registry, LLC with approval by and/or contributions from Dr.Canty and was distributed by PR NewsWire, a subsidiary of UBM plc. Patients’ Choice provides in depth information on doctors in your area who have been recognized and awarded for outstanding patient care and expertise. The Patients’ Choice Award is the honor roll of physicians who have received the highest ratings by their patients.