NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital: Personalizing Cancer Care with Cutting-Edge Precision Medicine
The NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital Cancer Center leverages the academic and clinical prowess of Columbia University Irving Medical Center specialists to provide patients in the Bronx and Westchester areas with accurate, comprehensive diagnoses and leading-edge therapies made possible by advances in precision medicine.
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 — 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.
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.
Regional Partnerships Expand the Reach, Expertise of Westchester Medical Center Health Network’s Heart & Vascular Institute
The Heart & Vascular Institute, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), has been a local leader in cardiovascular care since its inception. With the recent development and expansion of WMCHealth, the Institute has extended its regional footprint, enhancing accessibility to evidence-based, innovative cardiovascular care.