Leading Pediatrician and Opioid Addiction Specialist, Dinia Cruz, MD, to be Recognized as a 2018 Top Doctor in Memphis, Tennessee

Dinia Cruz, MD, Pediatrician and Opioid Addiction Specialist at Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, and affiliated to Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital, the Phoenix Recovery Center and Methodist Healthcare Memphis Hospitals, has been named a 2018 Top Doctor in Memphis, Tennessee. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest standards of patient care.


Dr. Dinia Cruz is a highly experienced physician, having been in practice for more than 39 years. Her long and successful career in medicine began in 1979 when she graduated from the University of the East College of Medicine in Quezon City, Philippines. After moving to the United States, she completed a residency at the Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, and then completed a fellowship at the Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow, New York.


Dr. Cruz has a wealth of experience as a pediatrician and as an emergency medicine physician, and she treats conditions including asthma and bronchitis, dermatitis, sprains, fractures and dislocations, allergies and anxiety. She is also known across Tennessee and beyond as an expert in the treatment of opioid addiction and other conditions related to substance abuse.


Dr. Cruz is renowned for caring and compassionate approach to her work, and in 1990 she was awarded a Liberty Award for Achievement and Heroism. Her expertise and dedication in both her fields makes Dr. Dinia Cruz a very worthy winner of a 2018 Top Doctor Award.


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Top Doctor Awards specializes in recognizing and commemorating the achievements of today’s most influential and respected doctors in medicine. Our selection process considers education, research contributions, patient reviews, and other quality measures to identify top doctors.

Martin Owens

Martin Owens is an Associate Editor for FindaTopDoc . Martin is responsible for researching the leading doctors in their field and highlighting their contribution to medicine. Martin is an avid skier and, when not pursuing his career, is very active in his local Scouting programs.