Treatments & Techniques

NSPC and Brian Snyder, MD: Advances in Neuromodulation for Patients with Chronic Pain

Technological advances in medicine have resulted in more versatile and more effective neuromodulation devices that can aid in improved control of various types of chronic pain. NSPC leads the way on Long Island in making these advances available for patients.


Hesham Atwa, MD, FACS, FASMBS, and Long Island Laparoscopic Doctors: Genetic Obesity Resolved through Adolescent Bariatric Surgery

For appropriate adolescent patients, bariatric surgery overcomes genetic propensity to obesity, though the exact mechanism is yet unknown.


GERD: Advances in Treatment and Prevention

Recent trials and studies have led to promising insights and new options for the management and treatment of GERD for some patients.


Advancing Cerebrovascular Care: NSPC Specialists Elevate the Treatment of Rare Conditions

Neuroendovascular specialists at NSPC Brain & Spine Surgery are dedicated to the delivery of tailored care for rare cerebrovascular conditions, including arteriovenous malformations in the brain, giant intracranial aneurysms and Moyamoya disease.


From Breast-Conserving Surgery to Reconstruction, White Plains Hospital Surgeons Offer a Range of Advanced Oncoplastic Procedures

The Breast Surgery Program at White Plains Hospital Center for Cancer Care offers life-prolonging surgery and exemplary aesthetic outcomes, all provided in an environment of compassionate care.


Eric M. Genden, MD, MHCA, FACS, Leads the First-Ever Human Tracheal Transplant Surgery at Mount Sinai

The culmination of 30 years of research, this groundbreaking surgery launched the Mount Sinai Tracheal Transplant Program and opened the door to helping patients worldwide.

For decades, medical researchers believed a successful tracheal implant was physically impossible, which...


Deborah Nagle, MD, and Stony Brook University Cancer Center’s Colorectal Oncology Management Team: Passion for Advanced Patient Care

At Stony Brook University Cancer Center, patients with colorectal cancer receive cutting-edge treatments and compassionate care thanks to a highly specialized multidisciplinary team.


CAR T-Cell Therapy Clinical Trial Program at Stony Brook University Cancer Center: Q&A with Huda Salman, MD, PhD

Dr. Salman is spearheading an advanced clinical trial testing the use of CAR T-cell therapy for the treatment of complex cancers.

Huda Salman, MD, PhD, is a board-certified hematologist and oncologist, Director of the CAR T-Cell Therapy Program and Section Chief of Hematologic Malignancies...


The Comprehensive Lung Cancer Program at Stony Brook University Cancer Center Brings Individualized, Multidisciplinary Care to Every Case

After decades of providing leading-edge lung cancer care to Long Islanders, the comprehensive Lung Cancer Program at Stony Brook University Cancer Center continues to grow and innovate in line with one of its guiding principles — a multidisciplinary approach to every patient’s care.


Advanced Healing: Edward J. Kormylo, DPM, FACFAS, Offers Sophisticated Wound Care in the Heart of Long Island

At Long Island Community Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Centers, located in Hauppauge and Patchogue, patients can count on tailored wound care treatment plans delivered by a team of dedicated experts.