March 3, 2011
Three SCH Physicians Named to 2011-12 Best Doctors In America List
Three physicians affiliated with Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, MO, appear on the Best Doctors in America® list for 2011-2012. William Dixon, MD, Elliot Hix, DO and Randall Tobler, MD are the local doctors on the Best Doctors in America ® list this year. Only 5% of the doctors in America earn a spot on the list.
This widely respected list, created by Best Doctors, Inc., results from exhaustive polling of over 45,000 physicians in the United States. Doctors in over 400 subspecialties of medicine appear on this year's list. In a confidential review, current listees answer the question, "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer?"
Best Doctors, Inc. evaluates the review results, and verifies additional information to meet inclusion criteria. The experts that are part of the Best Doctors in America® database provide the most advanced medical knowledge to patients with serious conditions. Scotland County Hospital's group of experts listed in the database includes specialists in Gynecology & Obstetrics, Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine.
Best Doctors has earned a worldwide reputation for reliable, impartial results by remaining totally independent. Doctors cannot pay to be included in the database nor are they paid to provide their input. The list is a product of validated peer review, in which doctors who excel in their specialties are chosen.
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