Surgery

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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...


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.


The Critical Role of Documentation in the Medical and Surgical Management of Children

Critical to the defense of any medical malpractice claim at trial is neutralizing and eliminating sympathy from the pool of prospective jurors that will ultimately render a verdict as to whether the defendant physician is liable for the patient-plaintiff’s injuries. This is especially true when the injured party is a child.


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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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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.


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.


Reza Dashti, MD, PhD: Nuanced Treatment for Complex Cerebrovascular Conditions and Skull Base Lesions at Stony Brook University Hospital

Reza Dashti, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University, and Associate Director of the Stony Brook Cerebrovascular Center, brings advanced treatments for both complex and common conditions to the people of Suffolk County.


White Plains Hospital Expands Roster of Advanced Cranial Neurosurgery Options

Fellowship-trained surgeons in White Plains Hospital’s recently enhanced cranial neurosurgery program deliver multidisciplinary evaluation and leading-edge treatments rarely found outside metropolitan academic medical centers.


A Multidisciplinary Approach to Spine Tumor Surgery at Neurological Surgery, P.C.

At Neurological Surgery, P.C., Neurosurgeon Sachin Shah, MD, combines his surgical expertise with that of Fernando Checo, MD, orthopedic surgeon at The Central Orthopedic Group, to treat spine tumors.


Northwell Health’s Revitalized Organ Transplant Program Provides Lifesaving Care on Long Island

With the addition of heart and liver transplant capabilities to an existing kidney transplant program, Northwell Health is looking to develop an institutional culture that fosters innovations in the selection, procurement and transport of donor organs, and maintains stellar outcomes for patients on Long Island and beyond.