2019 Community Partners

Arame Salon & Spa Cactus Salon Comsewogue Public Library Cutting Hut Danfords Hotel & Marina Diamond Jewelers Earring Tabu Edward Jones Elegant Affairs Fame & Rebel Fifth Season Restaurant Flame Fine Cigars Harbor Financial Management Jolie Powell Realty Legislator Kara Hahn Mark A. Shapiro, MD Max & Millie Inc. North Shore Vascular Surgery Panera Bread…

What is an MBSAQIP®?

What is a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program?  (MBSAQIP®) The American College of Surgeons (ACS) and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) combined into a single unified program to achieve one national accreditation standard for bariatric surgery; the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP®).…

Precision CyberKnife for Bone and Spine Tumors

Advanced treatment for bone & spine cancer Bone & Spine Tumor Treatment Treatment of spine and bone tumors requires a combination of treatments, such as surgery, radiation therapy and/or chemotherapy.  Bones are a common site for metastases which can form small holes in the affected bone, weakening it and increasing the risk of fractures and…

The MIND Diet – Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay

By Barbara Broggelwirth, RDN, CDN According to the National Institute of Health, Alzheimer’s disease is currently ranked as the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and recent estimates indicate that it may rank third, behind heart disease and cancer, as a cause of death for older people(1). Research supports that diets recommended for cardiovascular health have…

Neurosciences Center

The Neurosciences Center at Mather Hospital is a collaboration of healthcare professionals who work together to diagnose and treat diseases of the brain and spine. Our team of physicians and expert clinical staff works closely with patients and their families to diagnose, treat and rehabilitate those with neurological illnesses, ranging from brain and spine tumors…