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Cardiology is not only for people with a history of heart problems. At Health Quest’s Heart Center*, athletes at all levels of competition benefit from the services of specialists and subspecialists who help propel them toward peak cardiovascular performance and assess their risk for unexpected cardiac events. * The Heart Center, a division of Hudson Valley Cardiovascular Practice, P.C.
At Westchester Medical Center (WMC), the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), clinicians representing a variety of specialties collaborate to pinpoint the causes of, and provide patients lasting relief from, chronic headaches.
Establishing a community bariatric surgery center at Northern Dutchess Hospital and pursuing recognition as a Comprehensive Bariatric Center at Putnam Hospital Center, Health Quest is building on its commitment to providing high-quality, conveniently located bariatric care to patients from throughout the region. The work of Brian Richard Binetti, MD, FACS, bariatric surgeon at Health Quest Medical Practice and Medical Director of the Bariatric Program at Northern Dutchess Hospital, stands on the strong foundation of Health Quest’s bariatric surgery program at Putnam Hospital Center. Anthony Maffei*, MD, FACS, Medical Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program at Putnam Hospital Center and Assistant Professor of Surgery at New York Medical College, has guided the program’s development since 2011.
Health Quest is adding high-tech oncology capabilities and expanding its Supportive Care Medicine program so patients can receive comprehensive cancer care near their homes and families.
With the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s Triple Aim as its guide, Health Quest Medical Practice (HQMP) is optimizing the outpatient medical experience by implementing an organizational governance model that empowers physicians to shape the processes and procedures they use to improve patients’ lives.
Building on a collaborative team of experienced, highly trained and compassionate specialists, Vassar Brothers Medical Center has broadened the scope of advanced services it offers and is equipped to provide the full spectrum of oncology care to patients in the Mid Hudson Valley.
Recognizing advanced trauma care as fundamental to its mission of delivering exceptional health care to the community, Vassar Brothers Medical Center’s recently developed trauma center is providing lifesaving, rapid-response treatments to growing numbers of residents of the Mid Hudson Valley.
The recent expansion of Brain & Spine Surgeons of New York (BSSNY) unites the high-level expertise of a growing cadre of specialists in a single practice, significantly widening BSSNY’s geographic reach and making it the largest neurosurgical provider in the Hudson Valley.
In January 2016, Vassar Brothers Medical Center became one of the first in the region to offer transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally invasive procedure that can restore quality of life for individuals with critical aortic stenosis.
Quality, technology and a multidisciplinary staff of experienced physicians, mid-level providers and therapists position Helen Hayes Hospital as a regional leader in acute, sub-acute and outpatient physical rehabilitation.
Featuring the latest surgical technology, as well as oversized, suite-style patient rooms, the Martin and Toni Sosnoff Pavilion at Northern Dutchess Hospital was built to provide patients in the Hudson Valley with a higher quality of care.