Obstetrics/Gynecology

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Catholic Health Services (CHS) has named Scott Orstad Vice President of Marketing. He will focus on brand development, enhancing digital strategy, market research and planning and strategic direction for promotion and advertising.


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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...


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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...


South Nassau Communities Hospital Expands High-risk Pregnancy Care with Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine

The South Nassau Center for Maternal Fetal Medicine is the only institution of its kind on the South Shore to offer high-risk pregnancy care, including ultrasound services, advanced fetal monitoring, genetic testing and counseling, diabetes education and more.


South Nassau Communities Hospital Offers University Care in a Community Setting

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at South Nassau Communities Hospital offers a complete range of urogynecology and pelvic reconstructive surgery services to the women of Long Island.


Prevention through Intervention: New Developments in Combating Gynecologic Cancers at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

The arrival of gynecologic oncologist David A. Fishman, MD, as Director of the American College of Surgeons-accredited Cancer Program at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, demonstrates the hospital’s commitment to working on the front lines of personalized gynecologic cancer care. Dr. Fishman, who is Vice Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director of Gynecologic Oncology at NYP Queens and a Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medicine, sees patients at the NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens (NYPMGQ) offices in Forest Hills as well as the hospital.


Paul J. Husserl, MD, CLT, Brings a Holistic Approach to Long Island Women’s Health Care Group PC

A unique medical career path deeply influences the way Dr. Husserl, an OB-GYN, interacts with and cares for patients.


Practicing Preventive Medicine: Defending against Allegations of Negligence during Gynecological Surgery before the Lawsuit Begins

Laparoscopic surgery has been widely utilized, with technical advancement and procedures consistently developing. Robotic laparoscopic hysterectomy is but one example of innovation in gynecologic surgery. 


Infection and Obstetrical Care Case Studies: A Malpractice Lawyer’s Analysis

Beyond routine clinical and lab data analysis concerning prenatal and postpartum obstetrical care, infection-related scenarios and other unexpected complications can arise, posing serious risks and emotionally fraught treatment options to be discussed with patients. Such situations impact the prospective management plan in significant ways.