At Mount Sinai South Nassau, patients who have recently learned they have breast cancer as well as others who have a recurrence turn to our experts for care. And they know that for each patient, a range of compassionate experts in cancer treatment — from imaging to radiation and chemotherapy, surgery and recovery — can be part of their team here, close to work, home and loved ones. We have worked with over 10, patients, performing mammograms, ultrasound and breast MRIs, as well as a range of treatments.
My interests continued in advancing surgical care. During the Star Wars trials under the Regan administration, I represented the hospital and was a guest of the mayor of Tel Aviv and Meridor family in Israel. There were a select group of global surgeons invited, representing different fields of surgical care.
This "Hidden Scar" approach is a breakthrough — and expected to be the wave of the future — that allows NYU Winthrop's surgeons to operate to eradicate breast cancer while at the same time producing optimal cosmetic outcomes. The latter is of increasing importance when viewing the patient as a whole, given that more than 65 percent of women having undergone breast cancer surgery are reported to be left feeling self-conscious and unhappy with the remaining scar. There are two surgical treatment options for breast cancer: a breast-conserving lumpectomy that removes only part of the breast tissue; or a mastectomy that removes all of the breast tissue.
Name: Dr. Detecting breast cancer is no longer as simple -- or as imprecise -- as it used to be. Now, a suspicious mammogram may be followed by an ultrasound examination and then an MRI scan in a process designed to prevent unnecessary biopsies. Though doctors are trying to improve breast-cancer screening, women still play a major role by regularly checking their breasts.
Baldwin — provides comprehensive management of breast cancer and benign breast disease. The multidisciplinary Breast Surgery Service brings together the expertise of clinical faculty and staff from the departments of surgery; medicine; radiology; radiation oncology; and obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive medicine. Breast surgeons and mammographers work side by side to complete the entire evaluation at the patient's first visit.
Our breast disease management team provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary care to breast cancer patients, including genetic counseling, endocrine care, and physical therapy. Our board-certified doctors — including breast surgeons, breast cancer medical oncologists, reconstructive surgeon, and radiologists — work as a multidisciplinary team to provide optimum care to breast cancer patients. In this section you can find information about our expertise in treating patients with breast cancer, our services, and our research.
A Great Neck surgical oncologist and medical school professor was arraigned Tuesday in Nassau District Court in Hempstead on two counts of misdemeanor sexual abuse charges. A female patient alleged De Risi abused her during a June 19 appointment at his Great Neck office, according to a source familiar with the charges. Among those facts will be an eye-witness to the events, who completely contradicts any allegations of wrongdoing by Dr.
Kostroff recommends saliva genetic testing from companies like Color. Chief of Breast Surgery at Northwell HealthKostroff is known for diagnosing and treating women at risk for genetic-based breast cancer, and for being supportive in their time of need. Kostroff also uses the most innovative surgical techniques from Savi Scout to nipple sparing mastectomy when she operates on patients at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Kostroff is married to a surgeon and her daughter and son-in-law are also surgeons.
Having performed over 10, breast reconstruction procedures, our surgeons have experience in all major reconstructive techniques from implants to the most complex flap surgeries. Our goal at LIPSG is delivering the best results for our patients through a collaborative approach to care. Our doctors create partnerships with breast surgeons, oncologists, radiologists and other medical professionals to develop reconstruction treatment programs that satisfy patient expectations and breast reconstruction goals.