Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. and Source Interlink Introduce
Top Doctors: Washington-Baltimore
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., the nation’s leading source for identifying Top Doctors, announces the launch of Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Washington-Baltimore. The new magazine publication is scheduled to hit newsstands on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 and will retail for $9.99. In keeping with Castle Connolly’s mission, this annual specialty publication targeted to residents of Washington-Baltimore will aid in helping consumers find the best healthcare in their region.
This new magazine publication promises to be the trusted source in the area by presenting detailed profiles of more than 2,200 Top Doctors. Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Washington-Baltimore will include biographical and contact information for the top 10% of all board certified physicians in the Washington-Baltimore Metro Area as nominated by their peers and screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. has partnered with Source Interlink Companies in producing this new publication.
Consumers who purchase Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Washington-Baltimore will also have access to an online searchable website, www.topdoctorswashington-baltimore.com, that allows them to learn more about a doctor’s training. They can also search doctors by location, specialty, special expertise, hospital and insurance plans accepted by those doctors.
100,000 copies will be printed and distributed at quality retailers such as Walmart, Rite Aid, Safeway/Genardi’s, Costco, Farm Fresh, Target, Acme, Barnes & Noble, Walgreens, Giant Eagle, Giant – Landover, CVS and Food Lion in select Washington-Baltimore counties including Frederick, Carroll, Baltimore, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Anne Arundel, Loudoun, Arlington Fairfax, Prince George’s, Prince William, Fauquier, and Stafford.
This will be the inaugural specialty publication from Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. targeted specifically to a leading metropolitan area. In the future, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. will be publishing Castle Connolly Top Doctor regional magazines in other metropolitan areas across the country.
Castle Connolly has more than 15 years of experience producing “Top Doctor” features for more than 40 regional and national magazines. The impact of these features is substantial; while many other magazines end up in the recycling bin, purchasers of these Top Doctor special issues keep the publications as a useful resource until the next issue and they are a valued tool for finding doctors and hospitals. Source Interlink is one of the nation’s leading publishers and distributors of enthusiast community publications with a history of working with over 100 brands and a total circulation of 6.8 million across various markets.
This addition of their own magazine publications joining their books, online sites and special issues in regional magazines further demonstrates Castle Connolly’s ongoing mission to bring the best information about quality healthcare to the American consumer.
About Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. is a healthcare research, information, and publishing company whose mission since its inception more than two decades ago is to help consumers find independent, trusted information about quality healthcare and Top Doctors on both the regional and national levels. Castle Connolly currently publishes the acclaimed consumer guides America’s Top Doctors®, America’s Top Doctors® for Cancer, Top Doctors: New York Metro Area and other books to assist consumers in finding the best healthcare. Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors database is available on our website at www.castleconnolly.com where focused healthcare consumers view more than 100,000 physician profiles daily.
Castle Connolly’s online database contains the detailed profiles of more than 30,000 top specialists and sub-specialists across the country who have been nominated by their peers and rigorously screened by its physician-led research team. This database is searchable by location, specialty, hospital, disease/condition and insurance plans accepted by each doctor.
Castle Connolly was founded in 1991 by John K. Castle and John J. Connolly, Ed.D. Mr. Castle is Chairman of Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. and is Chairman and CEO of Castle Harlan, Inc., a merchant banking firm and the former Chairman of New York Medical College. Dr. Connolly is President and CEO of Castle Connolly and a past President of New York Medical College. Physicians do not and cannot pay to be selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor®.
About Source Interlink
Source Interlink is one of the nation’s leading publishers and distributors of enthusiast community publications with a history of working with over 100 brands and a total circulation of 6.8 million across various markets. For distribution, the company services approximately 110,000 retail store locations throughout North America. In addition, they have developed 78 publications, 101 websites, 800 branded products, 50 events, television and radio programs and mobile device applications – making them the largest provider of content to enthusiast communities across the country. Source Interlink has the most extensive retailer reach of any Top Doctor magazine in the Washington-Baltimore market.