Flushing Hospital Recognized As a Bariatric Center of Excellence

Patients seeking surgical treatment for severe obesity and its related conditions now have a high-quality choice for receiving treatment at a nationally accredited program that meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care, close to home. Flushing Hospital Medical Center (FHMC) announced its Bariatric Surgical Center has been accredited as a Comprehensive Read more about Flushing Hospital Recognized As a Bariatric Center of Excellence[…]

Flushing Hospital Medical Center Welcomes New Orthopedic Doctors

Flushing Hospital Medical Center‰Ûªs Division of Orthopedics is fortunate to welcome two new orthopedic surgeons from Manhattan-based New York Orthopedics (www.nyorthodoc.com). Fellowship-trained surgeons, Drs. George Ackerman and Teo Mendez, began treating patients in October and are available for appointments on site at Flushing Hospital, Monday through Thursday. Both physicians specialize in the treatment and surgical Read more about Flushing Hospital Medical Center Welcomes New Orthopedic Doctors[…]

FLUSHING HOSPITAL‰ÛªS NEW E.R. CHAIRMAN LOOKS TO IMPROVE COMMUNITY‰ÛªS HEALTH

Flushing Hospital Medical Center is happy to announce the addition of James F. Giglio, MD as the new Chairman of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Giglio joined Flushing Hospital on April 27, after serving 17 years as the Chief of Emergency Medicine for New York Presybertian Hospital‰Ûªs Columbia and Allen campuses. Dr. Giglio brings many years of Read more about FLUSHING HOSPITAL‰ÛªS NEW E.R. CHAIRMAN LOOKS TO IMPROVE COMMUNITY‰ÛªS HEALTH[…]

Flushing Hospital Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines Target Stroke Honor Roll-Elite Awa

FLUSHING NY, May 19, 2015 ― Flushing Hospital Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association‰Ûªs Get With The Guidelines娉ÛÒTarget: Stroke Honor Roll-Elite Quality Achievement Award at the association‰Ûªs International Stroke Conference 2015. The award recognizes the hospital‰Ûªs commitment and success ensuring that stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally Read more about Flushing Hospital Medical Center Receives Get With The Guidelines Target Stroke Honor Roll-Elite Awa[…]

da Vinci Robot Now at Flushing Hospital

The newest member of Flushing Hospital‰Ûªs surgical team has been described as world renowned and a revolutionary in the field of minimally invasive surgery. This prestigious new member of the team also needs to be plugged into an electrical outlet. The da Vinci Robotic Surgical platform is now at Flushing Hospital, offering our patients the Read more about da Vinci Robot Now at Flushing Hospital[…]

Flushing Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Ambulatory Care Center Improve Wellness in the Community

For Immediate Release Michael Hinck, Director, Public Affairs (718) 206-8739 mhinck@jhmc.org Flushing Hospital Medical Center will be celebrating the completion of it‰Ûªs soon-to-be open, brand new, state-of-the-art Ambulatory Care Center during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, September 26th at 10:00 a.m. The new, 8,900 square foot Ambulatory Care Center is now conveniently located at Read more about Flushing Hospital Celebrates Opening of New Ambulatory Care Center Improve Wellness in the Community[…]

Summer Especially Risky for Those Susceptible to Kidney Stones Because of Dehydration

For Immediate Release Michael Hinck, Director, Public Affairs (718) 206-8739 mhinck@jhmc.org Idan Sims, Sims & Associates, Inc. (917) 940-7876 /(212) 725-3838 idan@simsinc.com Even though kidney stones are less than a centimeter in size, they can still cause intense discomfort. And the risk is heightened during the summer. ‰ÛÏWith adequate hydration, calcium and other crystal forming Read more about Summer Especially Risky for Those Susceptible to Kidney Stones Because of Dehydration[…]

Flushing Hospital Uses Apligraf, the Latest Biotechnology, to Heal Wounds

Contact Information: Natifia Gaines (718) 206-6020 March 9, 2009 (Flushing, NY)– While the ban on stem cell research was recently lifted, doctors at Flushing Hospital‰Ûªs Wound Care Center have been treating patients with the latest tissue regeneration treatments for months now‰ÛÓand with great success. Apligraf is a revolutionary tissue regeneration therapy that uses actual living Read more about Flushing Hospital Uses Apligraf, the Latest Biotechnology, to Heal Wounds[…]