Radiology

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.


NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital’s Carol H. Taylor Breast Health Center Celebrates One Year of Providing Comprehensive, Collaborative Care

The Breast Health Center, named for a local Bronxville resident, is the Radiology Department’s crown jewel. Led by Lynn Chinitz, MD, a board-certified radiologist devoted to finding breast cancer as early as possible, the Center offers patients diagnostic and screening mammograms and bone density imaging in a new spa-like setting at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville.


Nidhi Sahgal, MD, FACS - 21st Century Oncology and Yonkers Radiation Therapy: Advanced Breast Care with Expertise and Empathy

Dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, Nidhi Sahgal, MD, FACS, breast surgeon at Yonkers Radiation Therapy — a practice of 21st Century Oncology — employs her fellowship training and more than a decade of experience to best serve patients in Westchester County.


Winthrop-University Hospital Expands its Reach with the NYCyberKnife Center in Manhattan

As a pioneer in the use of CyberKnife technology, Winthrop-University Hospital expanded its innovative treatment program from Long Island to New York City with the opening of the NYCyberKnife Center in 2014, providing access to breakthrough radiation technologies for patients throughout the tri-state area and beyond.


Revised Diagnostic Imaging Standards to Take Effect in July 2014

The Joint Commission has recently announced new and revised diagnostic standards for accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory healthcare organizations that provide diagnostic imaging services.1