With the addition of primary care to the behavioral health practice at Hempstead, South Nassau’s behavioral health program has expanded to provide synergistic care that addresses mental and physical health concerns in a compassionate, multidisciplinary fashion.
John A. Grant, MD, FACS, BCh, MB, neurosurgeon and Director of Pediatric Brain Tumors with the Long Island Brain Tumor Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C., offers reassurance for families with children who have brain tumors or malformations.
Jana Deitch, MD, FACS, Director of Breast Health Services at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, discusses the personalized care, advanced screening options and comprehensive treatments available to women at St. Catherine.
Under the leadership of Pierre Saldinger, MD, Chair of the Department of Surgery and Surgeon in Chief at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens and Professor of Clinical Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine, the pancreatic and biliary service at NYP Queens has grown into a comprehensive program offering a wide spectrum of therapies for pancreatic and biliary malignancies and other disorders.
When New York Cancer & Blood Specialists psychologist William DiScipio, PhD, Dip.Psych, was a college student, he studied psychology to find a profession compatible with his skills and human values. Now, 50 years later, he uses it to help individuals with a facet of cancer that is too often in the shadows: the mental health disturbances caused by the trauma of the disease.
While bariatric surgery has been performed for some time at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center (BMHMC), the American College of Surgeons-accredited program has added surgeons and deepened collaborations to provide a true comprehensive bariatric care model.