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The Breast Health Program at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center features cutting-edge diagnostic and therapeutic services, a multidisciplinary approach that fosters seamless care and improves outcomes, and a philosophy of personalizing and customizing treatment for each individual — all the elements patients and referring physicians seek at academic medical centers throughout New York without the burden of having to travel.
Under the leadership of Medical Director David Kreitzman, MD, the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center at St. Charles Hospital has become a regional hub for expert diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and support services.
Having built a reputation for providing advanced care throughout the region, New York Cancer & Blood Specialists has further expanded its clinical and research footprint in Suffolk County with the opening of a Cancer Center in Port Jefferson Station.
Following the first public hearings on sexual harassment since the early 1990s, New York passed legislation enacting major changes and the potential for much greater liability for employers in the state. The law will apply to all employees and non-employees, such as independent contractors. The changes liberalize the State Human Rights Law (HRL) and harmonize parts of it with the New York City Human Rights Law.
A windfall from a loved one can be both rewarding and complicated.
The Knapp Cardiac Care Center at Long Island Community Hospital marshals the full spectrum of care, from non-invasive treatments to interventional procedures and cardiac rehabilitation, to meet the needs of local patients and their families in both emergent and non-emergent situations.
Elizabeth Acevedo-Danzi, DO, Family Medicine Physician with St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, discusses the relationship between mental and physical wellness.
The decision about whether to be vaccinated is a patient’s choice. Vaccine manufacturers and medical providers are not commonly sued when patients become injured or sick or when they die after being vaccinated, as most cases are processed by the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program.
Are your choices based on evidence or emotion?
With the merger of Mount Sinai and South Nassau Communities Hospital, a comprehensive array of tertiary-level interventional endoscopic treatments and techniques is now available to patients on Long Island.
Reza Dashti, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University, and Associate Director of the Stony Brook Cerebrovascular Center, brings advanced treatments for both complex and common conditions to the people of Suffolk County.
NY Imaging Specialists, a division of New York Cancer & Blood Specialists, is using advanced technology to help safely diagnose and monitor patients with cancer.
Orthopedists at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center care for patients of all ages, from newborns and young athletes to older people with joint replacement needs and arthritis.
Paying attention to the wrong things becomes all too easy.