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Disk herniation — a common cause of neck and back pain — often resolves with nonoperative therapy. However, if conservative treatments fail to produce sufficient relief, board-certified neurosurgeon Donald Krieff, DO, FACOS, of Neurological Surgery P.C. uses microsurgery to enhance the safety and efficiency of diskectomy.
Members of the community can feel confident turning to a trauma program that offers swift Emergency Department admission, access to expert treatments for STEMI and stroke, and medical care enriched by a collaboration with Stony Brook Medicine.
Nearly 25 years ago, Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center established the Breast Health Center (BHC) in response to concerns about the increasing incidence of breast cancer among area residents. The BHC has since evolved into a Long Island destination for nationally accredited, university-level screening, diagnostic and therapeutic services in a community setting.
From early management of high-risk pregnancies to a Rapid Response Team for maternal hemorrhage, the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens seeks to ensure patient safety through pregnancy, delivery and beyond.
Of this we can be certain in the year ahead: the new administration brings with it significant changes on many fronts, and health care is certainly at the forefront. The current model shift from volume- to value-based care will continue to develop throughout the industry. On its own, this shift significantly alters the healthcare landscape. To successfully navigate these changes, the healthcare industry must adapt, innovate and change its methodology.
Physicians at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center have developed a strong cardiology program over a period of decades. Reflecting that heritage, the recent opening of the 60,000-square-foot Knapp Cardiac Care Center markedly expands the number of procedures they can offer and the number of patients they can serve locally, while reaffirming Brookhaven’s commitment to patient-centric care.