Treatments & Techniques

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center: Innovating in Minimally Invasive Orthopaedic Surgery

Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center brings together advanced technologies, experienced orthopaedic surgeons and wraparound care to make minimally invasive surgery (MIS) of the knee, hip and spine safer and more accurate, fostering the best possible outcomes as well as speedy and comfortable recoveries for patients.


Westchester Medical Center’s Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program: World-class Expertise and Comprehensive Care

Affecting only about one in 500 people, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is nonetheless the most common cardiovascular disease with a genetic cause. Because many cardiologists see only a handful of cases throughout their careers, however, patients with this life-threatening condition can optimize their outcomes by receiving specialized treatment at a high-volume center that offers interdisciplinary expertise. Meeting the unique needs of those patients, both regionally and nationally, is why Westchester Medical Center, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), initiated its Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program.


NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital: A Regional Partner for Preconception, Infertility and Prenatal Care

From preconception counseling and infertility management to routine obstetric care and the availability of a Level II NICU, NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital offers high-level care in a reassuring environment at every stage of a woman’s journey to motherhood.


Advanced Treatment at Upper Cervical Chiropractic of New York Offers Gentle, Broad-spectrum Pain Relief and Improved Function

A leading-edge procedure that is clinically demonstrated to be effective alleviates chronic pain, enhances joint mobility, improves neuromusculoskeletal function and provides other health benefits for patients at Upper Cervical Chiropractic of New York PC.


Patients with Chronic Headaches Benefit from Interdisciplinary Care at Westchester Medical Center

At Westchester Medical Center (WMC), the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), clinicians representing a variety of specialties collaborate to pinpoint the causes of, and provide patients lasting relief from, chronic headaches.


Community Commitment at the Heart of Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center’s Department of Foot Surgery/Wound Management, Orthopaedics

In the borough of the Bronx, New York, approximately 550 of every 100,000 adult Medicaid enrollees are hospitalized due to complications from diabetes, according to a 2015 report from the Office of the State Comptroller. Frequently these are conditions affecting the foot. The podiatrists at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center’s Department of Foot Surgery/Wound Management, Orthopaedics provide those patients as well as patients who have a wide range of other conditions convenient access to the complete spectrum of care.


From Screening to Survivorship: NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Provides the Full Continuum of Breast Cancer Services

The NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Breast Program — accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and led by NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester (NYPMGW) physicians — integrates leading-edge screening, risk reduction and diagnostic techniques, chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and surgery with psychosocial support and survivorship initiatives that maximize post-treatment health. The result: convenient, local access to state-of-the-art, comprehensive care.


NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital — Providing Comprehensive Care for Lung Cancer Patients in an Academic-Community Setting

NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville and Columbia University have organized a disease-focused, multidisciplinary approach that addresses lung cancer from every angle — from prevention and screening, through treatment and into survivorship.


Lorraine Innes, MD: TMS of Westchester Offers Local Access to Effective, Noninvasive Treatment for Major Depressive Disorder

Research shows that many patients with severe Major Depressive Disorder fail to achieve effective resolution of their symptoms with antidepressant therapy alone. TMS of Westchester, located within The Therapy Center, offers a noninvasive treatment that yields remarkable improvement for a substantial number of these patients: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS).


Northern Westchester Hospital’s Yorktown Imaging Site Provides a Complete Solution for Women’s Imaging

The breast-imaging experience should provide more than images of tissue and answers as to the presence or absence of potential abnormalities — it should impart peace of mind, foster empowerment and engage patients as partners in their care. Patients should leave their appointments feeling stronger and more knowledgeable than when they arrived. With the full complement of advanced breast-imaging modalities and a staff that is passionate about breast health, Northern Westchester Hospital’s Yorktown Imaging has set itself apart as a regional leader in women’s specialty radiology by seamlessly uniting the highest level of quality, safety and patient-centered care.