Cardiology

Israel-Based Research Defines Myocarditis Risk Following Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccination

Evidence indicates the strongest connection between the vaccination and myocarditis is among males ages 16 to 29.


Mount Sinai South Nassau Partners with World-Renowned Mount Sinai Heart to Offer Advanced Services on Long Island

Mount Sinai South Nassau is now home to a new location of the internationally acclaimed Mount Sinai Heart program of The Mount Sinai Hospital, making it the first — and only — Mount Sinai Heart location on Long Island.


Local News

A newly released New York State (NYS) Department of Health (DOH) report showed Northwell Health’s Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital at North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) in Manhasset and Southside Hospital in Bay Shore as having among the state’s best outcomes for certain types of open-heart...


Study Indicates Most Nutritional Supplements and Dietary Therapies Do Not Benefit Heart Health, Despite Popularity

Nutritional supplements and dietary interventions enjoy widespread use in the United States, but most have no effect on cardiovascular survival or outcomes, according to a group of U.S. researchers.


Pursuing Evidence Behind Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital heart defects involve a structural abnormality of the heart that exists at birth. While overall rare, usually affecting 1% of all births, congenital heart defects are one of the most common birth defects in babies.


People in the News

Two outstanding members of our Long Island Community Hospital care team have recently been selected for the Long Island Business News Achievements in Healthcare Awards. Chief of Trauma James Vosswinkel, MD, was chosen to receive the award in the Physician category, while Director of Nursing for...


Local News

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...


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.


Long Island Community Hospital: Personalized, Comprehensive Cardiac Care

The Knapp Cardiac Care Center at Long Island Community Hospital marshals the full spectrum of care, from non-invasive treatments to interventional procedures and cardiac rehabilitation, to meet the needs of local patients and their families in both emergent and non-emergent situations.


Exploring Electrophysiology and Cardiac Care at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Michael Weber, MD, cardiac electrophysiologist at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, describes electrophysiology’s role in treating arrhythmias and how St. Catherine takes a personalized, holistic approach to patient care.