Medical Facility News

Long Island Community Hospital: Personalized, Comprehensive Cardiac Care

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.


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New York Cancer & Blood Specialists (NYCBS) welcomes new additions to the oncology team:

Alfredo Torres, MD, will practice at the Port Jefferson, Setauket and Smithtown locations.


Alfredo Torres, MD

Dr. Torres is a third-generation physician in his family and knew...


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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced the results of the county’s first-ever multiyear Tick Surveillance Study that collected and analyzed infection rates of ticks for known pathogens in Suffolk County. The results of the study show that tick-borne pathogen infection rates in all of...


South Nassau Communities Hospital: Frank Gress, MD, Offers Academic, Advanced Endoscopy

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.


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Christi Kim, MD

New York Cancer & Blood Specialists announces the appointment of Christi Kim, MD, to the Clinical Practice Committee of the Society of Gynecological Oncology (SGO). The SGO is a premier nonprofit organization advancing the research and education of gynecologic cancers...


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Cohen Children’s Medical Center has earned top 50 national rankings for exceptional care in nine pediatric specialties, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2019–2020 Best Children’s Hospitals. The largest provider of pediatric health services in New York state, Cohen has been ranked...


White Plains Hospital Expands Roster of Advanced Cranial Neurosurgery Options

Fellowship-trained surgeons in White Plains Hospital’s recently enhanced cranial neurosurgery program deliver multidisciplinary evaluation and leading-edge treatments rarely found outside metropolitan academic medical centers.


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NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Engineering Department hosted nearly 30 HVAC students from Western Suffolk BOCES, providing a tour of the hospital’s enormous and incredibly complex mechanical plants, including centrifugal chillers, absorption chillers, cooling towers, air handlers and more. The students...


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Lenox Hill Hospital has established a new Heart Rhythm Center dedicated to the treatment of heartbeat abnormalities. The facility, which includes a brand new procedural laboratory, will offer patients a state-of-the-art program. The space also includes a newly renovated reception area and a...


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NYU Winthrop Hospital announced that it was awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification in Inpatient Diabetes Care. The Joint Commission is the premier healthcare quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation, and its experts conducted a rigorous on-...