Swampscott resident and Marblehead Ophthalmologist Dr. Leon Remis has been named a recipient of the Surgical Services Excellence Award from the North Shore Medical Center.
Dr. Remis has been practicing in Marblehead for the past 30 years and actively cares for hundreds of patients from all over the North Shore.
“I am honored and humbled to be recognized by such an outstanding organizations as the North Shore Medical Center and its Department of Surgery,” said Dr. Remis.
The Surgical Services Excellence awards is an annual event at which NSMC recognizes the best of the best – as voted by peers in the healthcare industry. Among the criteria for award honorees include compassion, empathy and kindness; putting patients needs first; bring respectful of patients, families, trainees and other caregivers; taking full responsibility for patients; using evidence-based care and working collaboratively and communicating well with others.