Dr. Kenneth Zaslav honored by peers in Castle Connolly Medical nominations
June 11, 2015 – Dr. Kenneth Zaslav was named as one of the country’s most outstanding physicians on the 2015 Castle Connolly Top Doctors List. Those recognized are nominated by their peers and compiled, vetted and verified by Castle Connolly Medical.
Dr. Zaslav was chosen by other doctors from across the nation for his work in Sports Medicine and Cartilage Repair. Dr Zaslav stated “I am extremely honored to be selected to join this unique group of physicians and surgeons nationally.” Dr Zaslav serves as the President of Advanced Orthopaedics and is also a Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is known internationally for his work in sports medicine, cartilage repair and shoulder surgery.
He has lectured throughout the world and has been a visiting professor in Mexico, China, Chile and Japan. Recently, he was elected as The First Vice President and President Elect of The International Cartilage Repair Society. The society is based in Zurich, Switzerland and made up of scientists and surgeons worldwide who are involved in research on articular cartilage repair and treatment of cartilage injury and osteoarthritis. He also serves on the scientific advisory board of several companies in the United States and Israel and has been the Company Physician of the Richmond Ballet, The State Ballet of Virginia, for over 20 years. He is Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine, and Arthroscopy Association of North America.
The mission of Castle Connolly is to help consumers find the best in healthcare. Founded by a former medical college board chairman and president the company publishes a series of resources offering an annual listing regionally outstanding and nationally outstanding top doctors as nominated by their peers and vetted through an extensive survey process involving hundreds of thousands of physicians, academic medical centers, specialty hospitals and regional and community hospitals all across the nation. Doctors do not and cannot pay to be included in any Castle Connolly Guide or online directory. Information about its online nominations process is located at www.castleconnolly.com/nominations