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11 Apr, 2017, 15:41 ET NYU Lutheran Expanding Maternity Services to Become Premier Destination for Growing Families of Brooklyn

With more babies born in Brooklyn than anywhere else in New York City, NYU Lutheran Medical Center is taking several important steps forward to...


15 Mar, 2017, 19:25 ET New Neurology Chief to Build on Success of Comprehensive Stroke Center and Strengthen Other Programs

When a stroke happens, symptoms often come on suddenly and without warning. The only remedy to its damaging effects is immediate medical...


02 Mar, 2017, 17:38 ET Surviving Prostate Cancer through Advanced Diagnostics and Robot-Assisted Technology

Mikhail Kurbesov enjoyed relatively good health all of his life. But, when he turned 60 last year, though he had no particular complaints or...


30 Jan, 2017, 15:16 ET NYU Lutheran's Unique Insight into "Global Medicine"

Brooklyn is one of the country's most populous "melting pots." The borough is home to a large number of people from Asian and African countries, as...


23 Jan, 2017, 17:27 ET Pediatric Neuropsychology Program at NYU Lutheran Helps Children Develop into Healthy Adults

Adding further to its expanding scope of pediatric and neurological services, NYU Lutheran Medical Center is now making it easier for families to...


10 Jan, 2017, 14:43 ET NYU Lutheran Welcomes New Specialists to Expand Services for Problems of the Ears, Nose and Throat

Millions of Americans suffer each year from ailments of the ears, nose and throat (ENT)—with a significant number occurring in children and...


20 Dec, 2016, 13:13 ET NYU Lutheran Expands Kidney Disease Services Under New Dialysis Director

Kidney disease is a chronic, life-threatening condition that requires constant care and which, if not managed properly, can lead to a myriad of...


10 Nov, 2016, 13:34 ET Hospitalists Transform Patient Care at NYU Lutheran

Healthcare is constantly evolving -- as are the roles of physicians in a hospital environment. At NYU Lutheran Medical Center and hospitals...


09 Nov, 2016, 13:03 ET Pediatric Unit Brings Top Emergency Care To NYU Lutheran

NYU Lutheran has revamped its emergency medicine services to better serve young patients in Brooklyn. The newly implemented emergency department...


21 Oct, 2016, 17:21 ET For Many Women with Endometrial Cancer, Innovative Treatment at NYU Lutheran Provides Hope

Nandi Kumar Carpen, a 51-year-old wife, mother of two young girls, and a nurse at a major city hospital, noticed some "spotty" bleeding outside of...


14 Oct, 2016, 19:18 ET New GI Chief At NYU Lutheran To Expand Hepatitis C Program, Endoscopic Treatment

George Abdelsayed, MD, is a man with a mission: Stop the spread of hepatitis C in Brooklyn. And the expanded gastroenterology and hepatology...


04 Oct, 2016, 18:29 ET NYU Lutheran's Breast Surgery Program Bringing Top Cancer Care to Brooklyn

NYU Lutheran Medical Center continues to advance cancer care in Brooklyn—and a talented new breast surgeon is helping to lead the way....


28 Sep, 2016, 12:54 ET Diabetes in Children Is a Chronic - But Treatable - Disease

For those people living with diabetes, every day requires around-the-clock monitoring and management. So says Jason A. Klein, MD, a pediatric...


21 Sep, 2016, 19:51 ET An 'Epic' Launch Transforms Patient Care at NYU Lutheran

 A massive technological upgrade affecting virtually every aspect of NYU Lutheran has now forever changed the healthcare experience at the...