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Wenzel named Vail’s doctor of the year

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado
Vail Valley Medical CenterDr. Wayne Wenzel

VAIL, Colorado ” Dr. Wayne Wenzel, a radiologist and board of directors member, has been named the Vail Valley Medical Center’s physician of the year for 2008.

“Dr. Wenzel is perhaps one of the most pleasant and courteous people I’ve ever worked with,” says Dr. Andrew Lawrence. “He is always willing to stop what he’s doing to personally review a study.”

The physician of the year is chosen by hospital administrators and doctors.

Wenzel personally provides radiology coverage 24 hours a day for two to three weeks consecutively before having a few days off. Wenzel also serves on hospital’s cancer committee, among other boards.

“Dr. Wenzel has been a valued member of Vail Valley Medical Center’s medical staff since 1990,” says Dr. Chip Woodland, the hospital’s chief medical officer “In his 19 years here, he has been a valued educator and mentor and exemplifies the highest level of care and leadership. Dr. Wenzel is a doctor’s doctor.”


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