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New York Methodist offers hundreds of health services to meet the needs of our community. You will find them below, by clicking on one of our institutes and services.


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Achalasia
Achalasia is a rare disease of the esophagus in which a person loses the normal ability to swallow food.

Anesthesiology Services
NYM offers comprehensive clinical anesthesia services.

Angiogram
One of the most common reasons for needing an angiogram is having symptoms that suggest blockage of an artery.

Angioplasty and Stenting
Angioplasty and vascular stenting are minimally invasive procedures performed by an interventional radiologist to improve blood flow.

Arthritis
Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are the most common forms of arthritis. Though the causes and symptoms of each may differ, there are effective treatments for both conditions.

Ashkenazi Jewish Genetic Disease
NYM offers carrier screening for the seven inherited diseases that are most prevalent among Ashkenazi Jews.

Asthma
The Institute provides a comprehensive approach to treating the conditions of individuals with asthma.

Asthma Services for Adults

Once a diagnosis has been made, a variety of options are available to manage asthma.

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Back and Neck Pain
The NYM Back and Neck Pain Center provides patients with comprehensive treatment for spine disorders.

Balance Disorders
At NYM, a multi-disciplinary team approach is used to identify and treat balance disorders.

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Highly trained surgeons perform gastric band surgery, gastric bypass surgery, and sleeve gastroectomy for severely obese individuals.

Biplane Angiography
Biplane Angiography uses less radiation than traditional brain imaging equipment.

Birthing Center
NYM renewed its commitment to the next generation of Brooklynites with the opening of a fully renovated birthing center and mother-baby unit.

Bloodless Heart Surgery
Bloodless heart surgery or no-transfusion surgery addresses the needs of those people with religious or other objections to accepting donor blood.

Bloodless Medicine
The Bloodless Surgery Program's use of the latest technology gives patients alternatives to blood transfusions.

Bone Densitometry
Bone densitometry or bone density scanning is the standard process to measure bone loss.

Bone Tumors

An experienced team of specialists at NYM treat a variety of benign and malignant bone tumors.

Brachytherapy
Brachytherapy is a type of internal radiation therapy that is used to treat cancer.

Brain Tumors
At NYM, a team works together to determine the most appropriate brain tumor treatment plan for each patient.

Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Services at NYM offer women a variety of sophisticated screening, diagnostic, and treatment options for breast cancer.

Breast MRI
MRI, which does not use radiation, offers an excellent tool for evaluation of the breast in selected patients.

Breast Ultrasound
In conjunction with a physical exam and/or a mammogram, a breast ultrasound can help identify any lumps found in the breast.

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Cancer Diagnosis and Second Opinions
Advanced cancer screening examinations and diagnostic evaluations are essential for successful cancer treatment.

Cancer Prevention and Screening
To spread information about cancer prevention and early discovery, members of the New York Methodist cancer education team lead community education programs.

Cancer Research

Institute for Cancer Care physicians perform cancer clinical trials and study current cancer research.

Cancer Risk Assessment

NYM provides comprehensive cancer risk assessment, genetic counseling, testing, and other services for adults and children with cancer.

Cancer Support
NYM patients and families find support in nutritional counseling, pain management, social service, and pastoral care.

Cancer Surgery
Brooklyn surgeons who specializes in breast, colon, lung, and bone cancer provide treatment, education, and surgical procedures.

Cardiac Ablation
Rapid, disorganized, or abnormal heart rhythms are treated with cardiac ablation and atrial fibrillation surgery.

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) treats congestive heart failure (CHF) and ventricular dyssynchrony.

Cardiothoracic Surgery
The New York Methodist-Cornell Heart Center is one of only three programs in Brooklyn approved to perform cardiac surgery and is part of the comprehensive quality heart care offered at New York Methodist Hospital.

Cardiovascular Imaging
New York Methodist offers the latest technology in cardiovascular imaging, including vascular magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
NYM offers treatments for carpal tunnel syndrome.

Celiac Disease
Celiac disease (also called sprue) is an autoimmune condition characterized by gluten intolerance.

Chemotherapy and Infusion Therapy
In addition to treating all forms of cancer, we offer therapy for blood disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, Crohn’s disease, anemias and osteoporosis.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonologists affiliated with the Institute for Asthma and Lung Diseases prescribe various treatments for COPD.

Colon and Rectal Surgery
NYM offers progressive care in disorders affecting the lower gastrointestinal tract.

Colon Disorders
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a condition that causes the wall of the colon to become inflamed.

Colorectal Cancer

Cancers in the large intestine (colon) and rectum can be prevented with early detection.

Complementary Medicine

NYM offers a wide range of complementary therapy options for those individuals who prefer non-surgical treatments.

Congestive Heart Failure

Congestive heart failure (CHF) is a condition in which the heart can't pump enough blood to the body's other organs.

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

NYM surgeons treat hardening of the arteries, chest pain, and blood clots with coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery to reopen narrowed or blocked heart arteries and increase blood flow.

Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) occurs when the arteries that supply blood to the heart muscle (the coronary arteries) become hardened and narrowed.

Cryoablation and Radiofrequency Ablation

Brooklyn top oncologists and interventional radiologists perform cancer care to shrink or kill cancerous tumor.

CT Scan
A CT scan is used to diagnose various health issues by using an x-ray beam.

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Dental Services
NYM provides a modern facility equipped with the latest technology in dental care.

Diabetes Education and Resource Center
At the Diabetes Education and Resource Center, people living with diabetes find compassion, information, community and care.

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Echocardiography
NYM's board certified cardiologists and certified technicians conduct several types of echocardiography for heart imaging.

Electrophysiology
The Electrophysiology Laboratory at New York Methodist is equipped to provide a full range of cardiac care services.

Electrophysiology Study
During an electrophysiology study, electrode catheters are guided into the chambers of the heart and at strategic places along its conduction system.

Emergency
At New York Methodist, we work hard to make your emergency room (ER) experience a pleasant and positive one.

Epilepsy

Adult and pediatric neurologists give the most effective treatments of epilepsy with state-of-the-art technology.

Excess Sweating

Excess sweating that interferes with participation in social and work situations may be diagnosed as hyperhidrosis.

EBT

External beam therapy is a method for delivering a beam of high-energy x-rays to the location of the patient's tumor.

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Facial Pain
Facial pain caused by multiple sclerosis, stroke, and tumor are treated by NYC's best neurologists and neurosurgeons.

Foot and Ankle
Our podiatric center treats all foot and ankle disorders.

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Gallbladder and Pancreatic Conditions
Gallbladder and Pancreatic Conditions at NYM as well as non-surgical removal of bile duct gallstones.

Gastric Bypass Surgery
NYM is recognized by The American Society of Bariatric Surgery as a "Center of Excellence" in bariatric surgery.

General Surgery

NYM general surgeons evaluate and treat a full range of complex problems.

Genetic Testing and Counseling
At NYM, genetic counselors provide information and support during pre- and post-test counseling.

Gynecologic Oncology
NYM's Oncology Center uses state-of-the-art services to treat Uterine Cancers, Ovarian Tumors, Breast Cancers, and cancers of the female reproductive system.

Gynecologic Surgery

NYM offers minimally invasive robotic and laporoscopic surgical procedures.

Gynecological Care
Women may receive services that include preventive care and routine check-ups, cancer screening and risk assessment.

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Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder
NYM provides board certified surgeons who are trained in hand and shoulder surgery.

Head and Neck
Surgeons at NYM provide expert clinical care for all aspects of head and neck disorders, as well as cosmetic surgery of the face and neck.

Heart Disease Testing
Accredited New York laboratory tests heart disease with treadmill stress test, echocardiography, cardiac ultrasound, Holter monitoring, and other non-surgical procedures.

Heart Valve Surgery
Diseased and malfunctioning heart valves need treatment to restore a normal consistent blood flow through the heart.

Heartburn and Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) is the medical term for heartburn.

Hemorrhoids
External hemorrhoids are the ones that cause pain; internal hemorrhoids are not easily seen, can be painless, but may cause rectal bleeding.

High Risk Pregnancy
At NYM, we offer expert care to expectant mothers with a high-risk health condition or obstetric complication.

Hospice Services
NYM operates an inpatient hospice unit with the Visiting Nurse Service of New York Hospice.

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Infectious Lung Disease
Physicians affiliated with NYM identify and treat infectious lung diseases such as pneumonia, tuberculosis, influenza, and bronchitis.

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator
Brooklyn-based hospital treats patients with heart problems by inserting ICD to monitor heart rate and deliver electrical therapy.

IMRT
Intensity-modulated radiation therapy delivers a precise dose of radiation to a specific body area.

Interstitial Lung Disease
The diagnosis of interstitial lung disease is made after physicians check inflamed cells in the lung, blood tests, and open lung biopsy.

Interventional Cardiology
NYM offers a wide range of procedures and treatments that restore blood flow to the heart.

Interventional Pulmonology
Interventional pulmonologists perform on an outpatient basis and patients recover quickly.

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Joint Replacement
NYM surgeons specialize in all areas of orthopedic surgery and work with a highly qualified team of rehabilitation experts, nurses, counselors, and staff to ensure the best care.

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Knee Surgery and Cartilage Restoration
NYM surgeons perform arthroscopic surgeries on an outpatient basis using small instruments and small incisions.

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Laboratory and Pathology Medicine
This vital department of the Hospital provides almost seventy percent of the clinical information your doctor requires in the assessment of your health and in the diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of your condition.

Laparoscopic Surgery
This technique enables faster patient recovery, less post-operative pain, a shorter hospital stay, fewer wound complications, and a better cosmetic outcome.

Liver Diseases

The NYM Center for Liver Diseases provides excellence in the evaluation, treatment, and management of a variety of liver diseases.

Lung Cancer Center
Lung Cancer Center simplifies treatment by coordinating all tests and procedures for lung cancer patients.

Lung Cancer Treatment
At New York Methodist, physicians from various clinical areas (pulmonology, oncology, radiation oncology and thoracic surgery) work as a team to evaluate your medical condition and recommend an appropriate treatment.

Lung Disorders Diagnosis Testing
The Pulmonary Function Laboratory at NYM is staffed by board certified registered respiratory therapists and features modern diagnostic equipment.

Lymphedema

Lymphedema can be treated with special physical therapy program from NYM and Metro SportsMed.

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MRI
Magnetic Resonant Imaging (MRI) produces a 2- or 3-dimensional image of your body.

Mammography
Mammography is a safe, simple exam that uses low dose x-ray procedure to take a picture of a woman’s internal breast tissue.

Maternity and Childbirth Classes
NYM works hard to provide expecting parents with the resources and education they need to be well prepared for their little one's arrival.

Memory and Attention
NYM offers a full continuum of care for memory and attention disorders.

Menopause
Women with menopause can live more comfortably and feel better with proper diet and exercise.

Midwifery
Each year, our team of talented certified nurse midwives deliver over 400 healthy babies to women with low-risk pregnancies.

Minimally Invasive Vascular Surgery
Less invasive treatment methods for vascular diseases and disorders have revolutionized the field of vascular surgery.

Multiple Sclerosis
The Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Center offers excellent and compassionate multidisciplinary care.

Myasthenia Gravis
Myasthenia gravis is a weakening of the muscles. It generally affects the skeletal or voluntary muscles such as those in and around the eye, face, jaw and throat; interfering with vision, swallowing, breathing and even walking.

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Neuro-Imaging and Diagnostic Testing
NYM's neuroradiology service specializes in imaging and diagnosing neurological disorders.

Neurological Rehabilitation
For patients suffering from neurological disorders, the road to recovery is smoother thanks to the advanced rehabilitation services offered at NYM.

Neuropathy and Neuromuscular Disorders
The Neuropathy Program at NYM offers highly-qualified neuropathy specialists and advanced technology for diagnosing neuropathy in the early stages.

Neuroscience Staten Island Office

Staten Island residents can find treatment by a world-class team of neurologists, psychiatrists, psychologists.

Neurosurgery

Our neurosurgeons take part in pioneering new minimally invasive procedures for treating brain and spine disorders.

Newborn Care
Depending on the need, a newborn at NYM is provided with nursery, transitional care nursery, and the neonatal intensive care unit.

Nuclear Medicine
Nuclear Medicine involves the use of small amounts of radioactive material to help doctors diagnose and treat health conditions.

Nutrition Counseling

Our staff of talented dieticians travel throughout Brooklyn neighborhoods providing advice on healthy eating and exercise.

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Occupational Lung Disease
Lung specialists at NYM diagnose and treat occupational lung cancer which is caused by the inhalation of carcinogens in the workplace.

Osteoporosis
Specialists at NYM Faculty Practice and Women's Diagnostic Center treat Osteoporosis.

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Pacemakers
Pacemaker implantation preparations require fasting, medication considerations, and overnight arrangements.

Pain Management
The Chronic Pain Management Center at NYM evaluates and treats patients with acute and chronic pain.

Palliative Care Services
NYM offers palliative care which focuses on people with life-threatening illnesses and enhances quality of life.

Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's Disease and other movement disorders are diagnosed and treated by a interdisciplinary team.

Pediatric After Hours Center

At the After Hours Center, we treat children from newborn to 18 years of age. No appointment is necessary. Just stop by.

Pediatric Asthma Services
NYM lung doctors recognize the unique characteristics of childhood asthma.

Pediatric Dentistry
At NYM, we provide comprehensive dental care for children of all ages.

Pediatric Diabetes
The experts at the Diabetes Education and Resource Center provides families support groups, counseling, and medical advice.

Pediatric Emergency Services
The pediatric emergency service is a self-contained area staffed by physicians certified in both emergency medicine and pediatrics.

Pediatric Endocrine Disorders
Patients with endocrine disorders find help in Brooklyn's premiere hospital.

Pediatric Endocrinology
NYM endocrinologists specialize in treating children with a variety of gland and hormone disorders.

Pediatric Gastroenterology
The pediatric gastroenterology program at NYM offers diagnosis and treatment of a variety of bowel and liver disorders in children.

Pediatric Inpatient Services
Children who need constant care to treat their illness or injury are admitted to our pediatric inpatient area.

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
NYM's Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) is a progressive, child-friendly unit built for children with potentially life-threatening illnesses.

Pediatric Neurology
Each child will receive a detailed and comprehensive neurological evaluation, and all findings will be thoroughly discussed with parents or guardians.

Pediatric Orthopedic Services
NYM orthopedic specialists diagnose and treat broken bones, strains, sprains, and many other orthopedic conditions that affect children.

Pediatric Primary Care
Pediatric primary care - ranging from routine physicals to diagnosing and treating disease - is offered in several venues at NYM.

Pediatric Services
NYM has board certified pediatricians to care for your child's every health need.

Pediatric Sickle Cell and Thalassemia Diseases
The Sickle Cell/ Thalassemia Program at NYM provides comprehensive health care and treatment for pediatric, adolescent, and adult patients.

Pediatric Subspecialties

Pediatricians at NYM specialize in adolescent medicine, allergies, asthma, cardiology, endocrinology, and gastroenterology to name a few.

Pediatric Surgery
Children whose conditions require surgery receive care from one of the board-certified pediatric surgeons who practice at NYM.

Pediatric Weight Management
The Pediatric Weight Management Program at NYM provides comprehensive resources for the treatment of obesity and its related conditions.

Peripheral Vascular Disease
Peripheral vascular disease (PVD) can affect the arteries, the veins, or the lymph vessels.

Pharmacy Services
NYM's Pharmacy Department stores and dispenses all medications used throughout the hospital.

Pituitary Disorders

NYM offers a full range of treatment for pituitary disorders including hormone replacement therapy, focused radiation therapy, and medication.

Plastic Surgery
NYM plastic surgeons are specialists in improving a patients’ quality of life through a range of cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries.

Podiatry
NYM's Division of Podiatry treats virtually all foot and ankle disorders.

Prenatal Care Assistance Program
The Prenatal Care Assistance Program was established to make prenatal care more accessible to low-income women who lack sufficient health care insurance to pay for adequate prenatal services.

Psychiatry
NYM brings together the best of contemporary biological psychiatry and the most effective psychotherapy strategies.

Psychiatry Services for Seniors
NYM's psychiatric program for seniors was one of the first of its kind in Brooklyn.

Psychology
For full diagnosis and treatment for migraines, multiple sclerosis, brain tumors cancer, and balance disorders.

Pulmonary Hypertension
NYM is the only center in Brooklyn with an integrated approach to diagnosing and managing pulmonary hypertension.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation
A NYM team of doctors, nurses and respiratory, physical, and occupational therapists help patients improve their day-to-day lives.

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Radiation Oncology
NYM offers Brooklyn residents cancer diagnosis, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, minimally invasive procedures, and other cancer treatments.

Radiology Services
NYM provides diagnostic radiology, interventional radiology, and radiation therapy services.

Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy
Rehabilitation therapy helps patients fully recover from an orthopedic injury or illness.

Reproductive Endocrinology and Fertility
NYM Fertility Institute offers comprehensive fertility services, diagnosis, and treatments, staffed with reproductive endocrinologists and infertility nurses.

Robot-Assisted Surgery
Our robotic-assisted surgical platform, the da Vinci, allows us to perform complex procedures.

Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Minimally invasive thoracic surgery (thoracic surgery using smaller incisions) can often be used to treat chest, lung, and heart diseases, including lung cancer.

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Sickle Cell and Thalassemia
The Sickle Cell/Thalassemia Program at NYM provides comprehensive health care and treatment for pediatric, adolescent, and adult patients.

Sinusitis
Every year 37 million Americans are diagnosed with sinusitis, a chronic infection or inflammation of the sinus lining, caused by bacterial, viral, and/or microbial infections.

Sleep Disorders
NYM is the only Hospital-based sleep center in Brooklyn to receive accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

Spinal Stenosis
A minimally invasive surgical procedure that relieves the symptoms associated with lumbar spinal stenosis is available at NYM.

Spinal Tumors
Treatment for spinal metastasis depends on the type and location of the tumor, how far the tumor has spread, and the general health of the patient.

Spine and Arthritis
The Brooklyn Spine and Arthritis Center diagnoses and treats patients' back pain.

Spine Surgery
Back problems are treated by Brooklyn's finest team of surgeons, spine specialists, and neurologists.

Stereotactic Biopsy and Fine-Needle Aspiration
Both procedures are outpatient exam and may be performed with the use of an x-ray or an ultrasound.

Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic radiosurgery and radiotherapy use high energy, pencil-thin x-rays to destroy brain tumors and other lesions.

Stroke
Nationally recognized certified stroke treatment center with a dedicated team of experts, neurologists, and an array of vascular treatment options.

Surgical Weight Reduction
The Surgical Weight Reduction Program provides treatment for severely obese individuals who have not been able to achieve success through non-operative means.

Swallowing and Speech Language Disorders
This specialized Center of Swallowing and Speech-Language Pathology (CSSLP) is the first of its kind in Brooklyn.

Swine Flu
The H1N1 influenza virus, in conjunction with the seasonal flu, has the potential to cause significant illness, hospitalizations, and deaths.

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Thoracic Aneurysm Repair
Advanced medical treatments and heart specialists for thoracic aortic aneurysm help patients in NYC heal and recover quickly.

Thyroid and Parathyroid Disorders
New York's best doctors in Brooklyn perform tumor removal surgeries and treat hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, tumors, hypoparathyroidism, and hypoparathyroidism.

Tilt Table Test
Tilt table test can determine if fainting is due to neurocardiac syncope.

Tinnitus
Approximately 50 million Americans have been diagnosed with tinnitus, a condition commonly referred to as a ringing in the ears.

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Ulcers
Ulcers are sores along the lining of the stomach or duodenum (the first part of the small intestine).

Ultrasound
An ultrasound can be used to determine information about an unborn child, or to detect diseased or damaged tissue.

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
At NYM, urogynecology is a branch of obstetrics/ gynecology that emphasizes the diagnosis and treatment of women who have pelvic floor disorders.

Urology
New York based doctors use effective and minimally invasive treatments for urologic disorders and cancers.

Uterine Fibroids
One treatment option to alleviate the symptoms caused by uterine fibroids is uterine fibroid embolization (UFE).

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Vascular Diseases
NYM offers advanced laboratory to diagnose blood-flow diseases.

Vascular Surgery
NYC's top physicians treat severe blood-flow diseases and relieve their effects.

Ventricular Assist Device
A ventricular assist device (VAD) is an implantable device that provides mechanical support to a person’s whose heart is too weak to pump blood effectively on its own.

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Weight Management
Board-certified physicians customize overweight patients' weight-loss program according to needs and risks.

Women's Imaging and Prenatal Testing
Explore our Advanced Women's Imaging and Prenatal Testing Center, whose services range from breast health to Genetic Counseling.

Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center speeds wound recovery by increasing patient's blood oxygen level.

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X-Ray
An x-ray is a light or radio wave that images the inside of your body.

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