Castle Connolly / Boston Magazine Names Top Doctors

This honor is received based on having been nominated by peers. Castle Connolly conducts an extensive survey of thousands of American doctors each year.

Nominees medical educations, training, hospital appointments, reputation – and much more – are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion. Boston Magazine partners with Castle Connolly to create a definitive list of the best doctors in Boston and the surrounding area.

Avraham Almozlino, MD, Chief, Neurology
2016 – 2020

Dr. Claudia Chaves

Dr. Claudia Chaves
2019 – 2020

Dr. Marjorie Ross
2019 – 2020

Castle Connolly Names Exceptional Women in Medicine

The Exceptional Women in Medicine awardees are recognized annually, based on peer nominations and acknowledgement of outstanding accomplishments and dedication to the field of medicine. These women have contributed to the advancement of healthcare through clinical care, research, community service, education and/or leadership.

Dr. Claudia Chaves

Dr. Claudia Chaves
2019 – 2020

Dr. Marjorie Ross
2019 – 2020

Newton-Wellesley Hospital receives AHA Get with the Guidelines / Stroke Gold Plus award 8th Consecutive Year: 2014 – 2020

The Division of Neurology is proud to lead the stroke service at NWH.

“With a stroke, time lost is brain lost, and the Get With The Guidelines–Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award demonstrates Newton-Wellesley’s commitment to being one of the top hospitals in the country for providing aggressive, proven stroke care,” says Avraham Almozlino, MD, Chief, Neurology, Newton-Wellesley Hospital. “We will continue with our focus on providing care that has been shown to quickly and efficiently treat stroke patients.”

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Dr. Avraham Almozlino has been named Newton’s Person of the Week

Dr. Avraham Almozlino has been named Newton’s Person of the Week in the Newton Tab. In an interview he states “My attraction to neurology began in the early years of medical school. I realized that the central nervous system is the “headquarters” and “manager suite” for the entire body, as it controls, monitors and adjusts all other organs in addition to determining human intelligence and behavior. To see the full article, please click here.

Mass HIWay – Statewide Health Information Exchange

Newton-Wellesley Neurology Associates is pleased to announce our participation in the Massachusetts Health Information HIway.

The Mass HIway allows for providers and hospitals to participate in the Electronic Exchange of information.  The exchange enables provider-directed exchange of health information from one provider to another directly from an electronic health record (EHR) by way of  secure communication.

 Although our physicians are registered with the Mass HIway, they cannot share your information without your express written consent.  Please complete this consent form or contact our office if you would like your neurologist to have permission to share your health information with other providers.

For more information on the Mass HIway please visit http://www.masshiway.net/HPP/index.htm.

Newton-Wellesley Neurology Associates is now participating with Partners Patient Gateway

patient_gateway_logoNewton-Wellesley Neurology Associates is now participating with Partners Patient Gateway. Patient Gateway is a safe and secure system which allows electronic communication with your doctors and our staff as well as providing limited medical record information such as appointments, medication list and certain laboratory results.

To access Patient Gateway, please register at www.patientgateway.org.

Dr. Avraham Almozlino has been named Newton’s Person of the Week

dr_almozlino Dr. Avraham Almozlino has been named Newton’s Person of the Week in the Newton Tab. In an interview he states “My attraction to neurology began in the early years of medical school. I realized that the central nervous system is the “headquarters” and “manager suite” for the entire body, as it controls, monitors and adjusts all other organs in addition to determining human intelligence and behavior. To see the full article, please click here.

Newton-Wellesley Hospital Receives American Heart Association Award

american heart associationThe American Heart Association recognized Newton-Wellesley Hospital as a recipient of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award. The award recognizes Newton-Wellesley’s commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. Get With The Guidelines (GWTG) is the premier hospital-based quality improvement program for the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association. It empowers healthcare provider teams to consistently treat heart and stroke patients according to the most up-to-date guidelines. The Division of Neurology is proud to be part of the stroke service at NWH.

“With a stroke, time lost is brain lost, and the Get With The Guidelines–Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award demonstrates Newton-Wellesley’s commitment to being one of the top hospitals in the country for providing aggressive, proven stroke care,” says Avraham Almozlino, MD, Chief, Neurology, Newton-Wellesley Hospital. “We will continue with our focus on providing care that has been shown to quickly and efficiently treat stroke patients.”