Treatments & Techniques

White Plains Hospital: Making Leading-Edge Cardiology Care Locally Accessible

White Plains Hospital continues to advance and enhance its cardiology program to provide exceptional outcomes to patients locally, most recently expanding on world-class electrophysiology capabilities as part of its extensive complement of services.


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.


St. John’s Riverside Hospital: Increasing Joint Replacement Precision With MAKOplasty

David Lent, MD, FAAOS, Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at St. John’s Riverside Hospital, explains how he and his colleagues at Westchester Orthopedic Center increase the quality and reduce complications of knee and hip replacement through MAKOplasty, a surgery that uses the robotic arm-assisted technology Mako.


St. John’s Riverside Hospital: Delivering Life-Changing, Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery

Jonathan Arad, MD, FACS, general and bariatric surgeon at St. John’s Riverside Hospital, highlights the transformational benefits of bariatric surgery.


Safety, Effectiveness Guide St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital’s Institute for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery

Recovery-enhancing minimally invasive procedures by board-certified surgeons, along with high-level accreditation and lifelong follow-up, generate excellent outcomes for patients at St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital’s (SLCH) Institute for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.


Long Island Dental Sleep Medicine: Leading the Way in Oral Appliance Therapy to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Equipped with an array of the industry’s most state-of-the-art equipment and latest procedures, the experienced team at Long Island Dental Sleep Medicine (LIDSM) is at the vanguard of dental offices combating the dangers associated with obstructive sleep apnea.


Neurological Surgery, P.C., Provides World-Class Care for Children Facing Brain Surgery

John A. Grant, MD, FACS, BCh, MB, neurosurgeon and Director of Pediatric Brain Tumors with the Long Island Brain Tumor Center at Neurological Surgery, P.C., offers reassurance for families with children who have brain tumors or malformations.


White Plains Hospital Delivers Leading-Edge Radiation Oncology Services to the Lower Hudson Valley

The newly renovated Department of Radiation Oncology at the White Plains Hospital Center for Cancer Care couples exceptionally precise treatments with an intensely patient-centric model of care.


A Cost-effective Approach to Treating Pediatric C-diff

Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) via nasogastric feeding tube (NGT) is a cheaper yet similarly effective treatment method for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in children when compared with FMT via colonoscopy or nasoduodenal tube, a study from Children’s Hospital Colorado has found.


NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Extends Comprehensive Sports Medicine Services into Westchester

Staffed by world-class physicians from ColumbiaDoctors Orthopedics, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital’s Orthopedics and Sports Medicine program offers comprehensive, interdisciplinary care for elite athletes, children and weekend warriors alike. As the hospital broadens its services in Westchester County, patients will benefit from personalized treatment plans built upon careful observation of their movement habits.