Cleveland Clinic’s Steven Nissen, MD, is one of Medscape’s 2012 Best Physicians of the Year.
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“Be a detective and ask questions.”
Dr. Nissen was featured in the documentary movie Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare, a journey with patients and physicians that captured the challenges we face today to change the status quo of American healthcare. He is co-author with colleague Marc Gillinov, MD, of Heart 411: The Only Guide to Heart Health You’ll Ever Need.
Dr. Nissen is a tireless patient advocate—a physician for the people who helps us understand how to uncover the truth in alarming medical headlines.
“Don’t jump to conclusions,” he says. “Be a detective and ask questions.”
Read about Dr. Nissen’s honor here.