An interview with Dr. Jason Fond regarding awards and honors

Question: Dr. Jason Fond, what awards have you garnered?

Dr. Fond. I have been a practicing physician for over 15 years. In 2007 I was elected Director of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Nyack Hospital and am proud to still serve in that position to this day. I was also recently named President of the Medical Staff at Nyack Hospital, and am responsible for overseeing committees, and supervising compliance with respect to rules and regulations. I have also been awarded the position of Treasurer and President of the medical staff.

Question: Dr. Fond what prestigious honor did you recently garner from Nyack Hospital?

Dr. Jason Fond: In 2014 I was bestowed the honor of “Doctor of the Year” from Nyack Hospital. This was an award that was voted on by my peers, to recognize hard work and dedication to the hospital and community at large. I have also been recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for the New York Metropolitan area two years in a row.

Question: Dr. Fond, describe the process to be honored by Castle Connolly as a Top Doctor.

Dr. Jason Fond: In order to receive the Castle Connolly award for Top Doctor, a physician needs to be nominated by his peers. The physician’s background and qualifications are reviewed and his nomination is then considered. The decision goes to a vote and only a select few are bestowed this honor.