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Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Heart & Vascular care at Maimonides continues to provide unparalleled care in the metropolitan area. Join us for free blood pressure screenings, educational symposiums, Go Red Day , and more to celebrate Heart Month.


Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer of both men and women in the United States. Experts at Maimonides provide quality care by utilizing advanced screening, diagnosis and treatment modalities.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Heart & Vascular Center Milestone is Good News for Patients

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Patient flies across the globe for convergent procedure at Maimonides Medical Center

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Dr. Ira Mayer, Director of Gastroenterology at Maimonides Medical Center, discusses what we can do to aid digestion before, during and after your holiday dinner.

Monday, November 24, 2014
The Heart to Heart events inform women about heart disease, as data show that it is the number one killer among women in the US. These educational evenings include a discussion of heart disease risk factors, prevention and screening.

Monday, November 10, 2014
The team of specialists who treat lung cancer at Maimonides joined together to kick-off National Lung Cancer Awareness Month with a flag-raising today, outside the hospital’s main entrance on Tenth Avenue in Brooklyn.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Dr. Patrick Borgen, Director of the Maimonides Breast Center, reassures women that for those who receive a cancer diagnosis today, there are more reasons to be optimistic than ever before.  

Friday, October 24, 2014
Maimonides Medical Center is actively involved in the Ebola preparedness activities recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the New York State and New York City Departments of Health and Mental Hygiene.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and approximately 232,300 cases of invasive breast cancer will occur this year in the US, according to the American Cancer Society.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
For over a century, excellence has been a hallmark of the Heart & Vascular Center at Maimonides. The division of Interventional Cardiology is continuing this trend with ongoing innovation in the treatment of heart disease.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The Maimonides Heart & Vascular Center continues to provide excellence in Vascular Services through innovative programs that include: The Aortic Center, The Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center and The Vein Center. In each area, Maimonides provides the most advanced care for patients.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Cardiac Surgery at the Maimonides Heart & Vascular Center is once again setting new standards in cardiac care.

Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The Maimonides Heart & Vascular Center has long been renowned for delivering outstanding care. The most recent accomplishments of our team only add to that historic reputation for excellence.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published its annual report on 30-day mortality rates for hospitals across the country. Maimonides Medical Center achieved outstanding results in all three categories that are measured: Pneumonia, Heart Attack and Heart Failure.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Back-to-School tips from the Maimonides Infants & Children's Hospital (MICH). Dr. Ravi Saksena shares tips on how to keep students healthy and energized for the new school year.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Back-to-School tips from the Maimonides Infants & Children's Hospital (MICH). Dr. Mara Karamitopoulos helps parents select the best backpack for their child's size and strength.

Monday, August 18, 2014
Back-to-School tips from the Maimonides Infants & Children's Hospital (MICH). Dr. Norman Saffra explains why kids need annual vision screenings.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Back-to-School tips from the Maimonides Infants & Children's Hospital (MICH). Dr. Monita Mendiratta advises parents to plan ahead and get kids on a schedule now.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Back-to-School tips from the Maimonides Infants & Children's Hospital (MICH). Dr. Danielle Laraque talks about the importance of vaccines.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Maimonides Medical Center is pleased to announce that the experts in our Heart & Vascular Center have once again distinguished themselves.

Friday, July 18, 2014
For the 14 th year in a row, Maimonides Medical Center is recognized as one of the nation’s “Most Wired” hospitals, and has been placed on the 2014 “Most Wired” list by Hospitals & Health Network.  

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
US News & World Report has rated Maimonides Medical Center the highest ranked hospital in Brooklyn. The report ranks Maimonides as “high performing” in six specialty areas: cancer care; geriatrics; gynecology; neurology & neurosurgery; pulmonology; and urology.

Monday, July 14, 2014
During warm weather, thousands of New Yorkers are flocking to beaches, pools, playgrounds and backyard barbecues. Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center, offers a variety of strategies for safely navigating these cherished activities.

Thursday, July 10, 2014
The Maimonides Breast Cancer Center is the only dedicated Breast Cancer Center in Brooklyn

Wednesday, May 14, 2014
The inaugural global competition of CHEST World Congress was held in Madrid, Spain, on March 21-24, 2014. Dr. Vishesh Paul of the Maimonides Medical Center Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellowship Program was on the winning team.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Dr. Patrick Borgen, Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center, and Director of the Maimonides Breast Center, chaired the nationally renowned 2014 Miami Breast Conference - the oldest and largest clinical breast cancer symposium in the United States.

Friday, February 21, 2014
Maimonides Offers Convergent Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation The Only Hospital in NYC Performing This Treatment Under One Anesthesia

Thursday, January 9, 2014
The Maimonides Cancer Center, Brooklyn’s only dedicated cancer center, has been granted a three-year accreditation with commendation by the American College of Surgeons’ (ACoS) Commission on Cancer.

Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Until now, patients with severe aortic stenosis had to give up much of what makes life enjoyable. But a trailblazing new procedure at the Maimonides Heart & Vascular Center means they won’t have to give up hope.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013
As parents prepare children for going back-to-school, it is important to select the proper backpack for their size and strength. Dr. Mara Karamitopoulos, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon at The Maimonides Bone & Joint Center shares tips on how to ensure your child’s backpack is the proper size and fit.

Friday, July 19, 2013
Hot summer weather continues, and with it comes an assortment of leisure activities as New Yorkers flock to beaches, pools, playgrounds and backyard barbecues. Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine, offers a variety of strategies for safely navigating these cherished activities.   

Monday, July 15, 2013
Maimonides was once again named to the American Hospital Association's Prestigious "Most Wired" List for Dedication to Advances in Health Information Technology.

Monday, July 8, 2013
Climate change likely means hotter summers, higher frequency of heat waves, and more powerful storms that could knock the electricity out for days. Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine, provides tips to cope with summer heat safely.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013
With the summer traveling season upon us and more people choosing to go abroad for vacation, it is important to stay up-to-date with CDC health recommendations for each country. The Maimonides Travel Medicine Service offers comprehensive pre-trip medical care specific to your destination.

Monday, May 13, 2013
Experts at the Jaffe Stroke Center highlight the importance of preventing strokes, as well as teaching people the early warning signs, so that if someone is having a stroke, medical intervention can start as soon as possible.

Thursday, March 14, 2013
Maimonides Medical Center and ProHEALTH Care Associates, LLP, recently announced that they will build and manage a comprehensive Brooklyn-based healthcare delivery network, starting in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Maimonides has been named a Healthgrades “Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence™” for the fourth year in a row, and also is designated as one of “America’s 100 Best Hospitals” by Healthgrades for 2013.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
As Maimonides becomes a University Hospital and the Brooklyn Campus of Einstein, both partnerships will advance education, research and patient care for the communities we serve.

Friday, February 1, 2013
Maimonides is proud to offer an array of heart-healthy and educational events to both staff and community residents during American Heart Month. Events will be held in multiple locations throughout Brooklyn during February.

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Maimonides recently unveiled its new ultra-modern Hybrid OR, allowing multiple surgical specialties to collaborate during minimally invasive surgeries, creating a more efficient surgical experience for our patients.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The new Bay Parkway Multi-Specialty Pediatric Center, designed to be child-friendly and welcoming to young patients, provides quality care for children, with many specialty services conveniently located under one roof.

Friday, October 5, 2012
The Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Program at Maimonides Medical Center, the first of its kind in Brooklyn, has received advanced certification in Destination Therapy from The Joint Commission.

Monday, September 24, 2012
The Maimonides Infants & Children’s Hospital welcomed the NYPD Finest Football team for a surprise visit to the pediatric patients on Aron 6.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
A new report by the Milken Institute ranks New York as one of the "Top 5 Best Cities for Successful Aging." Dr. Barbara Paris, Director of Geriatrics at Maimonides, sits down with us to discuss the benefits of aging in a city.

Friday, July 6, 2012
Dr. John Marshall, Chair of Emergency Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center, offers advice on staying safe during a heat wave.

Friday, June 15, 2012
The three-year $14.8 million Health Care Innovation Challenge grant from the Federal Government will help improve care and reduce treatment costs for adults with serious mental illness who live in southwest Brooklyn.

Monday, May 7, 2012
A team of cardiovascular specialists at Maimonides has successfully performed two Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacements, placing Maimonides once again at the forefront of groundbreaking cardiac therapies.

Monday, April 30, 2012
This exciting news means that our Sports Medicine experts will provide physicals and be right alongside Brooklyn Nets players during all home games.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
National rankings of patient outcomes released by the federal government confirm those provided by independent health care analysts at HealthGrades, reinforcing the good news for heart patients at the Maimonides Cardiac Institute.

Thursday, March 15, 2012
Dr. Saunders brings a wealth of expertise in coronary artery bypass and minimally invasive valve surgeries. He also specializes in aortic surgery, using conventional open techniques, as well as newer endovascular approaches.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
This distinction places Maimonides in the Top 5% of hospitals in the nation for clinical performance, a feat achieved by only three hospitals in New York City.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012
According to Dr. Andrew Yacht, Vice Chair of Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center, most of us try to make too many changes all at once – setting ourselves up for failure. He cautions his patients to set modest goals in order to achieve better health in 2012.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011
Maimonides Medical Center recently added to their ambulance fleet a brand new 4-wheel-drive vehicle, the first 4x4 ambulance in the entire NYC 911 Response System.

Friday, December 2, 2011
The focus of the grant is to ensure appropriate prevention, screening and intervention for at-risk kids. Our Kids Weight Down Program provides effective weight loss services for overweight children and their families.

Monday, November 21, 2011
Dr. Loren Harris, a board-certified thoracic surgeon with extensive clinical and academic experience, was recently announced as Director of General Thoracic Surgery at Maimonides Medical Center.

Wednesday, October 19, 2011
The new Maimonides Breast Cancer Center comprises 14,750 square feet of space in an eco-friendly facility with LED lighting and energy efficient heating/ventilation/air-conditioning systems. What patients appreciate most, though, is the spa-like décor with interior landscaping that includes a waterfall feature.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011
The Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services released 30-day mortality rates for hospitals nationwide - Maimonides achieved outstanding results in all categories.

Wednesday, August 31, 2011
New York Mets stars Ronny Paulino and Mike Nickeas brought smiles to the faces of dozens of young patients at the Maimonides Infants & Children’s Hospital during a special visit to the hospital.

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