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Ugo Paolucci, MD

Ugo Paolucci, MD, has been named Stroke Director of NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital. Dr. Paolucci, a leading vascular neurologist, will also serve as an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons.


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Helen Hayes Hospital’s Adapted Sports & Recreation Program offers a wide variety of enjoyable, fully accessible sports and activities. There are activities for individuals of all ages, abilities and experience levels, including hand-cycling, water skiing, kayaking, bowling, fishing and more...

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.

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Craig D. Hametz, MD, FACC, FASE, FASNE

Craig D. Hametz, MD, FACC, FASE, FASNE, a cardiologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, has been named Medical Director of NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Hudson Valley (NYPMG HV).

Dr. Hametz will oversee the activities of...

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Burke Rehabilitation Hospital announces the opening of a second outpatient rehabilitation location in Yonkers.

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital opens a second outpatient rehabilitation location in Yonkers.

Executive Plaza is the eighth outpatient therapy site in Burke’s network....

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.

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Barry Kraushaar, MD

Northeast Orthopedics announces the appointment of Barry Kraushaar, MD, to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons’ national Board of Councilors (AAOS-BOC). The AAOS-BOC is a grassroots advisory board that addresses issues affecting orthopedic surgeons and their...

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Phelps Hospital has received a four-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, part of the federal Department of Health and Human Services. As identified on the federal website, Phelps Hospital was the highest-rated hospital in Westchester...

Saint Joseph’s Medical Center: A Mission of Service in Cardiology

Highly trained physicians in Cardiology Services at Saint Joseph’s Medical Center and its allied facilities provide advanced, culturally sensitive care for patients in Yonkers and the Bronx, taking into account the totality of patients’ socioeconomic conditions and other circumstances.

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Paula Fessler, RN, MSN, MS, FNP-BC

Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) welcomes Paula Fessler, RN, MSN, MS, FNP-BC, as Chief Nurse Executive for the health network’s Valhalla and Poughkeepsie campuses. Fessler will oversee all nursing operations at WMCHealth’s flagship...