Treatments & Techniques

Neurological Surgery, P.C. Stays at the Forefront of Ever-Evolving Brain Tumor Diagnosis and Treatment

At Neurological Surgery, P.C., neurosurgeon subspecialists treat adults and children with brain tumors by using a blend of clinical expertise, technological sophistication, personalization and compassion.


Stony Brook Medicine: Jonathan Raanan, MD, Discusses Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation for Back Pain

Jonathan Raanan, MD, a board-certified physiatrist and Director of Outpatient Services for Stony Brook’s Neurosurgery Spine Center, is also Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University. In practice at Stony Brook Medicine since 2006, Dr. Raanan uses interventional procedures to treat back pain, including the highly-effective Intracept procedure.


Quannacut Outpatient Services, Stony Brook Medicine: Driving Breakthroughs in Addiction Treatment

With a newly expanded, state-of-the-art facility in Riverhead, Stony Brook Medicine’s Quannacut Outpatient Services expands the reach of multidisciplinary, evidence-based addiction treatment across Eastern Long Island.


Spravato — Miracle Drug or False Hope?

For nearly thirty years, the FDA had not approved any new antidepressant medications since Prozac entered the market in 1988.


Hesham Atwa, MD, FACS, FASMBS: Robotic Surgery Interventions Offer Patients More Options and Better Outcomes at Long Island Laparoscopic Doctors

Robotic surgery is the next level in the evolution of modern surgery, as Hesham Atwa, MD, FACS, FASMBS, can attest.


Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospital: Delivering Advanced Care Locally to Patients with Heart Failure

A comprehensive Cardiac Wellness Program and the recent addition of on-site services from a board-certified heart failure specialist make Mount Sinai South Nassau a trusted partner for advanced care for patients with heart failure.


David Fiorella, MD, PhD: Advanced Stroke Treatment at Stony Brook University Hospital

David Fiorella, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurosurgery and Radiology, Director of the Stony Brook Cerebrovascular Center and Co-Director of the Stony Brook Cerebrovascular and Comprehensive Stroke Center, provides mechanical thrombectomy and other highly effective treatments to promote excellent outcomes among patients with stroke.


Baruch Meer, DO: Providing a Full Spectrum of Musculoskeletal Imaging at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Baruch Meer, DO, musculoskeletal radiology attending with St. Catherine of Siena Diagnostic Imaging, discusses the benefits to patients of St. Catherine’s customized model of care.


Complex and Minimally Invasive Surgeries at Neurological Surgery P.C. Offer Relief and Restore Function to Patients with Spinal Conditions

Highly trained specialists and subspecialists at Neurological Surgery P.C. (NSPC) tailor treatment plans, from minimally invasive spinal fusion surgery to percutaneous and open procedures, to meet the needs of patients in a convenient setting close to home.


Jahan Aghalar, MD: Advanced Treatment of Male Cancers at New York Cancer & Blood Specialists

At New York Cancer & Blood Specialists, state-of-the-art treatment and wraparound support for exclusively or predominantly male cancers, such as prostate, penile, testicular, bladder and kidney cancer, do not begin at diagnosis and end at remission. They are tailored to meet the physical, emotional, spiritual and financial needs of patients across the spectrum of care.