Dr Kandan Loganthan of Hilltop Medical Drogheda receives his award from Karen Walsh of the Hermitage Clinic on left is Joe Newell, CEO of GP Buddy.
Doctor Kandan Loganthan of Hilltop Medical Practice, Rathmullen Road, Drogheda has been awarded the Patient Choice Award 2019 at the GPBuddy National GP Awards ceremony in the Shelbourne Hotel last Friday 13th 2019.
Delighted to have won the Award, Kandan, a GP doctor with specialist interest in occupational and muscular skeletal medicine said: “I am so happy to have been nominated by my patients and to receive the Awardfor 2019. It is nice recognition of what I do for my patients and the dedication of our team at Hilltop Medical, Drogheda.”
“The GP Buddy National GP Awards recognise the tireless efforts of those working on the ground to improve the lives of patients all over the country. General Practitioners and healthcare professionals from the recently qualified to the long-established are recognised for their dedication, commitment and innovative contributions to community based healthcare in Ireland." GP Buddy Ireland
Irene Sands, who along with many other patients, nominated Dr Loganthan, explained why she and her family felt he deserved this award:
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“Dr. Kandan provides care for my entire family, from my 72 year old father to my 2 year old niece. A kinder, more caring, compassionate Doctor you will not find. He takes incredible care of everyone who walks through his door and always does so with a smile on his face. I consider myself very lucky to be his patient.”
Dr Maurice Cox, CEO, Centric Health said: “It is wonderful that so many of Kandan’s patients nominated him for the Patients Award, 2019. It means so much to Kandan, Hilltop Medicals team and also to his sister practices at Centricgp.ie that our patients are happy. We put our patients’ care at the heart of everything we do and we are as proud as punch of Kandan’s achievement.”