2020 Best Doctors Named by Connecticut Magazine 

Dr. Murali Dharan MD is an assistant professor of gastroenterology and director of advanced endoscopy, and is one of the UConn Health physicians in Connecticut Magazine's 2020 list of best doctors in the state. January 8, 2020
Dr. Murali Dharan MD is an assistant professor of gastroenterology and director of advanced endoscopy, and is one of the UConn Health physicians in Connecticut Magazine's 2020 list of best doctors in the state. (Tina Encarnacion/UConn Health photo)

Connecticut Magazine’s June 2020 Best Doctors issue lists 47 physicians from across UConn Health. This year’s listing, including 726 Connecticut physicians across 77 specialties, is generated from The Best Doctors in America 2020 database, where doctors recognize peers as the best in their fields.

Cover of Connecticut Magazine's Best Doctors of 2020 issue
(Connecticut Magazine)

2020’s UConn Health highlighted physicians include:

Anesthesiology
Dr. Amir Tulchinsky

Cardiovascular Disease
Dr. Christopher C. Pickett
Dr. Jason Ryan

Dermatology
Dr. Maritza Perez
Dr. Marti J. Rothe

Endocrinology and Metabolism
Dr. Andrew Arnold
Dr. Beatriz R. Esayag-Tendler
Dr. Carl Malchoff
Dr. Pamela Taxel

Gastroenterology
Dr. Murali Dharan

Geriatric Medicine
Dr. Patrick P. Coll
Dr. Gail M. Sullivan (and Internal Medicine)

Internal Medicine
Dr. Steven V. Angus
Dr. Elizabeth Appel
Dr. Lynn Kosowicz
Dr. Thomas M. Manger
Dr. Jacqueline S. Nissen
Dr. Gail M. Sullivan (and Geriatric Medicine)

Nephrology
Dr. Lalarukh Haider
Dr. Andre A. Kaplan

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Dr. Claudio Adrian Benadiva
Dr. Molly Brewer
Dr. Winston A. Campbell
Dr, Daniel Grow
Dr. Anthony A. Luciano
Dr. Christopher Morosky
Dr. John C. Nulsen
Dr. Anne-Marie Prabulos

Ophthalmology
Dr. William H. Ehlers

Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Robert A. Arciero
Dr. Augustus D. Mazzocca

Otolaryngology
Dr. Denis Lafreniere
Dr. Jeffrey D. Spiro

Pathology
Dr. Jane M. Grant-Kels

Pediatric Dermatology
Dr. Mary Wu Chang

Pediatric Endocrinology
Dr. Emily Germain-Lee
Dr. David A. Weinstein

Pediatric Infectious Disease
Dr. Melissa R. Held
Dr. Juan C. Salazar

Pediatric Pain Management
Dr. William T. Zempsky

Pediatric Specialist/Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Dr. Naveed Hussain

Psychiatry
Dr. Jonathan M. Covault
Dr. David C. Steffens
Dr. Andrew Winokur

Pulmonary Medicine
Dr. Nausherwan K. Burki

Radiation Oncology
Dr. Robert J. Dowsett

Urology
Dr. Peter C. Albertsen