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.

Exploring Electrophysiology and Cardiac Care at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Michael Weber, MD, cardiac electrophysiologist at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, describes electrophysiology’s role in treating arrhythmias and how St. Catherine takes a personalized, holistic approach to patient care.

Advanced Treatment for Heart Valve Disease

More than 5 million Americans have at least moderately serious heart valve disease. St. Francis Hospital Heart Valve Center at Good Samaritan is dedicated to using its Proven expertise to ensure patients have access to quality, effective treatment.

Beware of the Second Opinion Exposure

As individuals take more ownership of their health, there is a significant increase in the pursuit of second opinions. Second opinions are so frequently sought that many institutions, including the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins University, have begun offering online second opinions. In 2005...

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens: High-quality Cardiology, from Preventive Care to Advanced Procedures

The NewYork-Presbyterian Queens cardiovascular service line offers a full range of cardiothoracic care, providing patients in Queens with a complete local option for advanced treatment.

Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center: Expert Cardiac Care in a High-touch Atmosphere

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.

Gender-specific Cardiac Risk May Impact Medical Malpractice Liability

Medical malpractice lawsuits may be brought against primary care physicians, emergency department physicians and cardiologists based on the failure to diagnose coronary artery disease (CAD), arrhythmia or other manifestations of heart disease. This risk may be diminished if there is an increased awareness and understanding by physicians and patients that men and women may demonstrate substantially different manifestations of heart disease.

Northwell Health Spurs the Transformation of Cardiovascular Care on Long Island

The Heart Hospital at North Shore University Hospital unites a multidisciplinary cadre of specialists under one roof to enhance accessibility to leading-edge cardiovascular care on Long Island.

Good Samaritan Hospital Leading the Way in Cardiac Innovation

From the heart of Long Island, Good Samaritan Hospital redefines community-based cardiac care, delivering a full-service heart program, on-site providers from one of the nation’s top cardiology teams and a clear focus on improving patient outcomes.

Neurological Surgery PC Specialists Offer a Less Invasive Alternative for Stroke Treatment and Prevention

For patients with symptomatic and asymptomatic carotid artery disease, carotid stenting is a minimally invasive alternative to carotid endarterectomy that reduces the risk for stroke and transient ischemic attack.