2018 Southern California Super Doctors

The selection process for Super Doctors is a rigorous multi-step process designed to identify physicians who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Doctors is a selective yet diverse listing of outstanding doctors, representing consumer-oriented medical specialties. Each year Super Doctors invites physicians to nominate colleagues they know to be exceptional in their specified field.

UC Irvine Health is proud to the selective list of Southern California Super Doctors:

Dr. Nitin Bhatia | Dr. Ranjan Gupta | Dr. Neil Jones | Dr. Greg Rafijah | Dr. John Scolaro


2018 Orange County Physician of Excellence

The Physician of Excellence (POE) program has become recognized as a fair and unbiased selection process identifying those physicians in the community who have exhibited the skills, training and commitment to their patients and the community to stand out above their peers as physicians of excellence. Orange County Medical Association (OCMA) believes the program does an excellent job of selecting the utmost deserving on a year-to-year basis.

OCMA honors the Physicians of Excellence for their services to their profession, lifelong dedication to their patients and commitment to the community. Congratulation to the following doctors who have been chosen for 2018 awards:

Nitin Bhatia | Ranjan Gupta | Neil Jones | John Scolaro


2018 Southern California Super Doctor Rising Stars

To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, candidates must be active physicians who have been fully-licensed to practice for approximately 10 years or less. While approximately 5 percent of the physicians within the respective state or region are named to Super Doctors, no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list. Congratulations, doctors:

Dr. James Learned | Dr. David So