Neurology

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.


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.


Study Adds to Evidence Linking Traumatic Brain Injury to Dementia Risk

Recently gathered data build on previous research associating traumatic brain injury (TBI) with development of dementia.


Brian J. Snyder, MD: Bringing State-of-the-Art Neurosurgical Solutions to the Table

Dr. Snyder, a functional neurosurgeon with Neurological Surgery, P.C., leverages neuromodulation techniques to improve the lives and outcomes of patients living with movement disorders.


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.


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).


Burke Rehabilitation Hospital: Pasquale Fonzetti, MD, PhD, Named Director of Memory Evaluation and Treatment Service

Since 1979, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital’s Memory Evaluation and Treatment Service (METS) has provided compassionate, leading-edge neurological care and rehabilitation for patients with memory disorders. The recent appointment of Pasquale Fonzetti, MD, PhD, as Director of the program sets the stage for further advances in collaborative care and clinical research.


Brain & Spine Surgeons of New York: Providing Leading-edge Care across a Broad Region

The recent expansion of Brain & Spine Surgeons of New York (BSSNY) unites the high-level expertise of a growing cadre of specialists in a single practice, significantly widening BSSNY’s geographic reach and making it the largest neurosurgical provider in the Hudson Valley.


Connecting the Pathways: Expansive Neurology Services at MidHudson Regional Hospital and Within the Westchester Medical Center Health Network

Within the human brain, a series of neural pathways links each lobe and cortex, supporting an electrochemical process that turns signals into movement and sensory information into thoughts and actions. In much the same way, the neurology specialists at MidHudson Regional Hospital are connected to all of the neurology services within the Westchester Medical Center Health Network — for patient care, turning a community hospital into an academic center, a hub for research and clinical trials, and an advanced Neuroscience Center, all in Poughkeepsie.


Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Helps Neurological Patients Achieve Their Highest Levels of Functioning

Overcoming the myriad motor and cognitive deficits caused by stroke, brain injury and spinal cord injury requires flexible, tailored, multidisciplinary rehabilitation regimens led by clinicians who specialize in these conditions.