Women's Health

The Role of the Women’s Health Professional in Ordering Follow-Up on Breast Imaging Results

The American College of Radiology designed the Breast Imaging Reporting and Database System (BI-RADS) lexicon in 1993 as a way to standardize breast imaging interpretation and reporting. Part of the goal of the BI-RADS system was to reduce confusion among referring physicians when they received...


How to Address the Medical Malpractice Pitfalls Associated with Diagnosing Ovarian Cancer

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, ovarian cancer is the second most common gynecological cancer and causes more deaths than any other female reproductive cancer.


Local News

Mount Sinai South Nassau’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and its staff of board-certified gynecologic and urogynecologic surgeons have earned top recognition from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists and the Surgical Review Corporation as a Center of Excellence in...


People in the News

Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP is proud to announce that 11 partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 Super Lawyers listing. Eight partners have been selected to Super Lawyers and three partners have been selected to the Rising Stars listing by Super Lawyers.

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Martin Clearwater & Bell LLC is proud to announce their recognition in the 2020 edition of U.S. News–Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.” MCB is regionally ranked in the following practice areas in NYC: Medical Malpractice Law–Defendants, Legal Malpractice Law–Defendants, and Personal Injury...


Regulatory Update: Mammography Quality Standards Act

It is estimated that there will be 268,600 new cases of invasive breast cancer, exclusive of recurrent breast cancer, 62,930 cases of both ductal and lobular in situ breast cancer and 41,760 breast cancer deaths among U.S. women in 2019.


An Expert Partner in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Since its founding, the Breast Health Center at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, a member of Catholic Health Services, has served as a comprehensive resource for women who are dealing with breast cancer.


St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center’s Breast Health Program: University-Level Care in a Community Setting

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.


Informed Consent Considerations for Mammography in Women with Breast Implants

Mammography is generally considered a low-risk diagnostic test that plays an important role in the early detection of breast cancer. Risks associated with mammography include pain and exposure to low-dose radiation. The risks are increased in women with breast implants. Breast implants...


Highlighting Menopausal Health and Osteoporosis Options at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Frank Bonura, MD, FACOG, NCMP, CCD, Director of Menopausal Health and Director of the Osteoporosis Program at Siena Women’s Health, discusses the unique solutions available to women in Suffolk County.