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At certain times throughout the year, various publications look to honor the best medical care based on patient choice.

Below is a list of our recent honors and recognitions.

The Baltimore Sun's "Best" 2023 Winners

Thanks to your vote, we were recognized in several categories in this year’s Readers’ Choice Poll.

Best Winners:

Best Urgent Care: UM Faculty Physicians, Inc. in Columbia – 3rd year in a row!

Best Acupuncturist: Drs. Brian Jackson & Marcos Hsu, University of Maryland Orthopaedics – 2nd year in a row!

Honorable Mention:

Best Eye/Vision Care: University of Maryland Eye Associates
Best General Practitioner: UM Family & Community Medicine; and Natelaine Fripp, MD
Best Pediatric Practice: University of Maryland Pediatrics at Hanover
Best Physical Therapist: University of Maryland Orthopaedics

We look forward to celebrating with our staff and the community this fall. 

Howard County Magazine’s “Best” 2023 Voting: Now Closed

Thanks for your vote in this year’s Best of Howard County Readers’ Choice Poll. The survey is now closed, and winners will be announced later this year.

Howard County Magazine’s “Best” 2022 Winners

Thanks to your vote, we were recognized in the 2022 Readers’ Choice Poll.

Maryland's Top 100 Women 2023 Honorees

Congratulations to Shana Ntiri, MD, MPH, FAAFP and Niharika Khanna, MD, MBBS, DGO for being named Top 100 Women in Maryland by The Daily Record. This award recognizes high-achieving Maryland women who are making an impact through their leadership, community service and mentoring. Dr. Ntiri is an Assistant Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Director of the Baltimore City Cancer Program, while Dr. Khanna serves as a Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Associate Chair & Section Chief of Population Health at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Baltimore Magazine: 2022 Top Docs

Congratulations to our faculty physicians who were named "Top Doctors" as voted for by their peers across many clinical specialties in this year's Baltimore magazine survey.

A graphic of a winning ribbon from The Baltimore Sun's Readers Choice competition.