Profiles

Enhancing Whole Body Health at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Elizabeth Acevedo-Danzi, DO, Family Medicine Physician with St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, discusses the relationship between mental and physical wellness.


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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...


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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...


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Catholic Home Care (CHC), part of Catholic Health Services (CHS), selected Karen Di Cicco as CHC Manager of the Year.

Di Cicco has been with CHS for 27 years. She transferred to CHC as a field nurse and served as a preceptor for new staff to learn safe patient care using evidence-based...


New Bariatric Surgeon at St. Charles Hospital Offers Patients an Increased Number of Weight-Loss Options

Candice Chipman, MD, is one of the first bariatric surgeons on Long Island to perform the biliopancreatic diversion with duodenal switch (BPD-DS).


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The Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) is pleased to announce the results of the 213th annual House of Delegates meeting held on April 13.


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Catholic Health Services (CHS) is pleased to announce two new key appointments. T. Christopher Windham, MD, MHCM, FACS, has joined CHS Physician Partners as Vice President and Chief Medical Officer (CMO), and Steven H. Stepp, MBA, has been named Vice President of population health analytics,...


A Multidisciplinary Approach to Spine Tumor Surgery at Neurological Surgery, P.C.

At Neurological Surgery, P.C., Neurosurgeon Sachin Shah, MD, combines his surgical expertise with that of Fernando Checo, MD, orthopedic surgeon at The Central Orthopedic Group, to treat spine tumors.