Best Doctors in America list

Several members of the U-M Depression Center and Department of Psychiatry were among the more than 500 U-M physicians named to the 2013 Best Doctors in America® list, placing them among the top 5 percent of doctors in their specialties. They include:

  • Norman E. Alessi
  • Elissa P. Benedek
  • Ronald M. Benson
  • Harvey H. Falit
  • Thomas E. Fluent
  • John F. Greden
  • Gregory L. Hanna
  • Andrew J. Haig
  • Helen Kales
  • Michael S. Klinkman
  • Charles Gale Krasnow
  • Jeffrey Kutcher
  • Parag G. Patil
  • Michelle B. Riba
  • David S. Rosen
  • Yolanda R. Smith
  • Michael Alan Taylor
  • Delia M. Vazquez


The list is compiled every two years by Boston-based Best Doctors, Inc., and based on an in-depth survey of more than 45,000 physicians in 40 specialties and more than 400 subspecialties of medicine. View the full list of U-M physicians who were recognized here.