Specialty Medicine

Taxonomy Code: LV

Programs that offer diagnostic and treatment services that are provided by physicians who have special training and expertise in a clinical area of practice which focuses on a specific age group (e.g., geriatrics, pediatrics), an organ or organ system of the body (e.g., internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology) or on complex scientific techniques developed to diagnose or treat certain types of disorders (e.g., nuclear medicine, radiology).

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
ADOLESCENT MEDICINEProvides an 18-bed inpatient unit as well as ambulatory and satellite programs tailored to the unique medical and developmental needs of teenagers and young adults. Services include: General Health Care, Eating Disorders Center, Weight Management Center, Atherosclerosis Prevention Center, Adolescent Gynecology, Deaf Health Services, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Services, Behavioral Health Services, HIV Prevention Services and School Based Health Services.NassauADOLESCENT MEDICINE COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
BONE MARROW TRANSPLANTTreats diseases for which bone marrow(stem cell) transplantation has been curative, such as : leukemia myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), sever aplastic anemia, inherited bone marrow failure syndromes, brain tumors, sickle cell anemia, thalassemia, immunodeficiency disorder, and metabolic storage diseases.NassauBONE MARROW TRANSPLANT COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
CENTER FOR CHILDHOOD ASTHMAProvides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary outpatient program for children and adolescents with asthma. The team includes sub-specialists in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Allergy/Immunology. Treatment includes pulmonary function testing, complete allergy testing and treatment. At the Asthma Learning Center patients and families can learn about asthma through reading, watching videos or playing interactive gamesNassauCENTER FOR CHILDHOOD ASTHMA COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
CHILDHOOD BRAIN AND SPINAL TUMOR CENTERProvides comprehensive care for children diagnosed with tumors of the nervous system(brain and spinal cord).NassauCHILDHOOD BRAIN AND SPINAL TUMOR CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
CHILDREN'S CANCER CENTERDiagnoses and treats children, adolescents and young people with cancer. Pediatric oncologists treat pediatric leukemia, sarcomas, neuroblastoma, bone tumors. Wilms tumors and other rare tumors.NassauCHILDREN'S CANCER CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
CHILDREN'S ORTHOPAEDIC AND REHABILITATION CENTERProvides comprehensive evaluation and treatment of congenital deformities, acquired conditions, trauma and neuromuscular disorders.NassauCHILDREN'S ORTHOPAEDIC AND REHABILITATION CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
COMPREHENSIVE EPILEPSY CENTERProvides a complete program of diagnosis, monitoring and treatment. It offers expert help to adults and teenagers with seizure disorders who have not yet been definitely diagnosed and to those who have already had a diagnosis of epilepsy but are seeking improved management or control. The Center's program includes a combination of services for inpatient and outpatient care. Services include: diagnosis of epilepsy and related conditions, establishment of a medication plan considering factors such as seizure control, behavioral/cognitive manifestations and toxicity, a four-bed epilepsy unit with on-line computer analysis for continuous EEG and video monitoring, clinical trials of investigational drugs, evaluation of intractable seizures for the surgical treatment option, preoperative and postoperative care following surgery, psychosocial assessment and rehabilitation referrals and educational and social support groups.NassauCOMPREHENSIVE EPILEPSY CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
CRANIOFACIAL CENTERProvides diagnosis and comprehensive care for children with facial, oral and skull abnormalities, such as cleft lip and palate, skull abnormalities cheek, jaw and soft tissue abnormalities anatomic swallowing problems. Works closely with referring physician.NassauCRANIOFACIAL CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
CYSTIC FIBROSIS CENTERProvides comprehensive care to cystic fibrosis patients from infancy to adulthood. Offers a holistic and family focused approach to patient care with an emphasis on promoting normal physical and emotional growth and development. Goals include slowing the progression of the disease, prevention and treatment of complications and helping the patients integrate the disease and strenuous medical treatments into daily life. Provides a home care program. Parent support groups are available on a as needed basis.NassauCYSTIC FIBROSIS CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
DEPARTMENT OF CANCER CAREOffers ambulatory and inpatient treatments for patients with a wide variety of cancers conduct clinical trials and special surgical and radiation techniques services help diagnose, provide treatment and supportive care including chemotherapy, pathology, radiology, complimentary medicine, pain management, hospice, physical therapy and nutritional support.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEWNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEW
DEPARTMENT OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINEOffers consultation, research on disease prevention and health promotion programs, evaluation and treatment of individuals, workplace evaluations, education, health studies and assessment services for employees and employers. Divisions within the department include: Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Division of Epidemiology/Preventive Medicine Research which coordinates Center for Eye Disease Studies Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine-Travel Medicine Services, and the Women's Health Initiative, part of the Stony Brook Clinical Center. Call for more Information.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINESTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
DIVISION OF DENTISTRYProvides consultations, diagnosis and treatment for healthy children and adolescents and offers comprehensive care to children with special medical, physical or emotional needs. The very young child and children with baby-bottle tooth decay are also of special concern.NassauDIVISION OF DENTISTRY COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
DIVISION OF MEDICAL GENETICSProvides diagnosis and treatment for adults and children with inherited and sporadic genetic disorders. Special programs include: Prenatal Genetic Counseling, Lysosomal Storage Disease Program, Familial Cancer Risk Counseling, Neurofibromatosis Clinic, Huntington Disease Predictive Testing, Marfan Syndrome and Craniofacial Center.NassauDIVISION OF MEDICAL GENETICS COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
EPILEPSY CENTER-DIVISION OF NEUROLOGYProvides comprehensive care for children diagnosed with epilepsy and seizure disorders. Services include diagnostic testing, multidisciplinary outpatient services, specialized treatments, long term inpatient video-EEG monitoring, and long term ambulatory homebound EEG.NassauEPILEPSY CENTER-DIVISION OF NEUROLOGY COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
FOOD ALLERGY CENTERThe Food Allergy Center is a comprehensive center for children with food allergies. Skin and CAP RAST testing, along with double blind, placebo controlled food challenges, are performed to identify allergy triggers. The staff provides counseling, educational materials and support to patients and families.NassauFOOD ALLERGY CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
GROWTH PROGRAM-DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGYProvides evaluation and treatment for children who have a wide range of growth problems, from short stature or growth failure, to tall stature. If warranted, growth hormone stimulation tests and other endocrine stimulation tests are conducted.NassauGROWTH PROGRAM-DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGY COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
HEARING AND SPEECH CENTER-DEPARTMENT OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION DISORDERSProvides a complete range of audiological and speech language services for infants and children. Offers evaluation and treatment for communication disorders associated with hearing loss, delayed language development, articulation disorders, voice disorders, auditory processing disorders, stuttering and cleft palate. Services include, but are not limited to, newborn hearing screening, hearing aid dispensary, Parent Support Group, Cochlear Implant Center, speech and language therapy, and a Laryngectomy Support Group.NassauHEARING AND SPEECH CENTER-DEPARTMENT OF OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION DISORDERS COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
HEMOPHILIA TREATMENT CENTERProvides comprehensive multidisplinary services to children and their families with hemophilia, Von Willebrand disease and related bleeding disorders. Staffing includes two hematologists (one pediatric, one adult), and orthopedist, two nurse clinicians, genetic counselor, social worker, physical therapist and a dental hygienist.NassauHEMOPHILIA TREATMENT CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
INSTITUTE OF NEUROSCIENCE; STROKE CENTEROffers services in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation stages of neurological disorders, such as, stroke, tumors, traumatic brain injury, multiple sclerosis, pain management and spine surgery. One of 11 Stroke Centers on Long island, part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience.SuffolkINSTITUTE OF NEUROSCIENCE; STROKE CENTERSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN CENTEROffers evaluation and treatment options for chronic pain staffed by board certified anesthesiologist and pain management specialist. Pain Conditions treated are: cancer, compression fracture, facet joints, facial, Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET), pain syndrome, myofascial pain, occiptal headaches, osteoarthritis, peripheral nerve, persistent post-surgical pain radio frequency, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, shingles and post herpetic neuralgia, and trigger points-all large and small joints.SuffolkINTERVENTIONAL PAIN CENTERSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT CENTERTreats patients with a wide range of chronic pain problems, including: head and neck pain, back pain, arthritis, pelvic and urogenital pain, and pain resulting from injuries, surgery or various diseases. Treatment may include, but is not limited to: medication, surgery, spinal cord stimulation, nucleoplasty and Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET).NassauINTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT CENTERTreats patients with a wide range of chronic pain problems, including: head and neck pain, back pain, arthritis, pelvic and urogenital pain, and pain resulting from injuries, surgery, or various diseases. Treatment may include, but is not limited to: medication, surgery, spinal cord stimulation, nucleoplasty and Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET).NassauINTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT CENTERSYOSSET HOSPITAL
JEWISH GENETIC DISEASE PROGRAMCertain inherited diseases occur more frequently in a given ethnic or racial group than in the general population. The Jewish Genetic Disease Program provides education, genetic screening, genetic counseling and clinical services for individuals or families commonly affected by these diseases. Fanconi Anemia (Type C), Tay-Sachs Disease, Canavan Diseases, Niemann-Pick Disease, Bloom Syndrome,Mucolipodosis (Type lV), Gaucher Disease (Type l), Familial Dysautonomia and Cystic Fibrosis are among the many genetic diseases that have been tested.NassauJEWISH GENETIC DISEASE PROGRAM COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
LYSOMAL STORAGE DISEASE CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTSProvides comprehensive treatment for patients of all ages with Lysomal Storage Diseases, such as Gaucher Disease, Pompe Disease, Fabry Disease, and Mucopolysaccharide Storage Diseases. Provides all the components of care for patients and their families from initial consultation, testing and diagnosis to follow-up and treatment as well as genetic counseling, carrier screening and prenatal diagnosis.NassauLYSOMAL STORAGE DISEASE CENTER FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
MARFAN SYNDROMEPatients are evaluated by the Divisions of Human Genetics and Cardiology. Referrals to Orthopedic and Ophthalmologic services are coordinated by the genetic counselor, as needed. Patients are seen for medical follow-up and counseling at reqular intervals. The Clinic provides diagnosis, management coordination of medical care, genetic counseling and education.NassauMARFAN SYNDROME COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
NEUROFIBROMATOSIS CENTERThis multidisciplinary center is comprised of staff from the Divisions of Human Genetics and Pediatric Neurology. Referrals to Orthopedic and Ophthamolic services are coordinated by the genetic counselor, as needed. The Clinic provides diagnosis, management, coordination of medical care, genetic counseling and education.NassauNEUROFIBROMATOSIS CENTER COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
NEWBORN ENDOCRINE SCREENING CENTER-DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGYProvides evaluation and treatment of hypothyroidism and adrenal disorders. Complex endocrine tests performed:growth hormone stimulation tests GnRH, ACTH and TRH stimulation tests oral and IV glucose tolerance tests. The Endocrine Division is a New York State designated Congenital Hypothyroidism Treatment Center, as well as the State's referral center for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia.NassauNEWBORN ENDOCRINE SCREENING CENTER-DIVISION OF ENDOCRINOLOGY COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
OTOLARYNGOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION DISORDERSOffers primary and tertiary care for diseases affecting the neck and head. Services include otology, paranasal sinus and nasal surgery, head and neck surgery, laryngeal reconstructive surgery, carbon dioxide laser treatment of laryngeal papoilloma, and endoscopy. Facilities include a Same Day Surgery inpatient unit, and outpatient program and a Hearing and Speech Center.NassauOTOLARYNGOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION DISORDERS COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
PEDIATRIC ALLERGIC DISEASESEvaluates and treats children with allergic diseases that include: allergic rhinitis, chronic sinusitis, and eczema. A nurse specialist and social worker provide counseling.NassauPEDIATRIC ALLERGIC DISEASES COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
PRIMARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY DISEASESPediatric specialists, evaluate children with genetically defined, primary immune defects that lead to recurrent serious infection in childhood and adolescents. For these patients, bone marrow transplant or gene therapy, where appropriate, are used for immune reconstitution.NassauPRIMARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY DISEASES COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
REHABILITATION CENTERProvides inpatient and outpatient rehabilitative care, including amputation, brain injury/trauma, multitrauma, orthopedic, pediatric, spinal cord injury, and stroke rehabilitation.SuffolkREHABILITATION CENTERST. CHARLES HOSPITAL
SECONDARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY, HIV SERVICESChildren and adolescents with HIV infection and other diseases that lead to secondary, not genetically defined immune defects, are evaluated and treated. Physicians, Nurse Specialists, Pediatric Nurse Practitioners, Social Workers and Laboratory Technologists formulate treatment protocols for these children.NassauSECONDARY IMMUNODEFICIENCY, HIV SERVICES COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
SICKLE CELL PROGRAMProvides individualized, preventive medical and psychological care to children with sickle cell disease from birth to 21 years of age. Includes pain management transfusions, stem cell transplantation, newborn screening and genetic counseling and summer camp program.NassauSICKLE CELL PROGRAM COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to advanced blood-flow imaging, preventative treatment including carotid endarterectomy and angioplasty as well as integrated rehabilitation services. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk Counties.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEWNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AT PLAINVIEW
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to blood-flow imaging, preventative treatment including carotid endarterectomy and angioplasty as well as integrated rehabilitation services. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk Counties.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to advance blood-flow imaging, preventative treatment including carotid endarterectomy and angioplasty as well as integrated rehabilitation services. Provides emergency care for neurologic emergencies, general neurology and neurosurgery and diagnostic tools for neurological disorders. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk Counties.NassauSTROKE CENTERGLEN COVE HOSPITAL
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to advance blood-flow imaging, preventative treatment including carotid endarterectomy and angioplasty as well as integrated rehabilitation services. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk Counties.SuffolkSTROKE CENTERHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to advanced blood-flow imaging, preventive treatment including carotid endarterectomy, and angioplasty as well as intergraded rehabilitation services. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island, part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk Counties.NassauSTROKE CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM
STROKE CENTERSpecializes in a full range of diagnostic imaging services and access to advanced blood-flow imaging, preventive treatment including carotid endarterectomy services. One of 8 stroke centers on Long Island part of the Harvey Cushing Institutes of Neuroscience in Nassau/Suffolk CountiesNassauSTROKE CENTERSYOSSET HOSPITAL
TRAVEL IMMUNIZATION CENTEROffers counseling, education, and pre-travel advice for individuals who travel abroad. Provides lists of medical assistance programs, information on malaria prevention, jet lag diets, climate factors, and an individual printout detailing immunizations required/recommended. Call for further information.NassauTRAVEL IMMUNIZATION CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
WOUND CARE CENTER-MELVILLEProvides the latest therapeutic procedures to help heal wounds that have resisted other forms of treatment.SuffolkWOUND CARE CENTER-MELVILLEJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
WOUND CARE CENTER-PORT JEFFERSONProvides the latest therapeutic procedures to help heal wounds that have resisted other forms of treatment.SuffolkWOUND CARE CENTER-PORT JEFFERSONJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
WOUND CARE-HYPERBARIC MEDICINE PROGRAMProvides treatment for patients with hard-to-heal wounds, such as nonhealing diabetic foot ulcers, osteomyelitis, acute vascular insufficiency, necrotizing fascilitis and radiation ulceration. Treatment modalities include Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.NassauWOUND CARE-HYPERBARIC MEDICINE PROGRAMLONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM

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