Navigation Links
Neurological Surgery, P.C., of Long Island, NY, Adds New Specialists and Opens New Flagship Facility in Lake Success, NY
Date:11/12/2009

Neurological Surgery, P.C. has opened its new facility in Lake Success, NY. The facility will house some of the practice’s neurosurgery specialists as well as new physicians including Epilepsy Neurologist Alan B. Ettinger, M.D., Neuro-Ophthalmologist Scott Uretsky, M.D., Neuropsychologist Gad E. Klein, Ph.D. and Neurophysiologist Marat V. Avshalumov, Ph.D. It also includes a children’s facility designed for the needs of pediatric patients.

(PRWEB) November 4, 2009 --Neurological Surgery, P.C. (NSPC), the largest private neurosurgery practice in the New York City Tristate area, recently opened a brand new facility in Lake Success, Long Island, supplementing their existing six Long Island locations (Great Neck, Rockville Centre, Commack, West Islip, Hicksville, and Queens). The 11,000 square ft. facility will be home to many of NSPC’s new and existing physicians, and will serve as one of the organization’s administrative and executive headquarters.

This office will be NSPC's largest and has been built to function as one of the practice's flagship offices. It is furnished with a customized conference room large enough to accommodate board and staff meetings, and ample office space for their administrative and support staff.

Doctors that will be making their NSPC debut in Lake Success include epilepsy neurologist Alan B. Ettinger, M.D, neuro-opthalmologist Scott Uretsky, M.D., and neuropsychologist Gad E. Klein, Ph.D. These doctors’ specialties will add to NSPC’s overall expertise in the field of neurosurgery, and broaden the range of neurological services they can provide for their patients.

Dr. Uretsky is a board certified neurologist who specializes in neuro-opthalmology, a branch of neurosurgery that deals with visual problems arising from the nervous system. Neuro-ophthalmic visits are usually in-depth evaluations with extensive examinations of the visual and neurological systems. Common conditions treated by neuro-opthalmologists include optic neuritis, acute vision loss, and double vision. Dr. Uretsky utilizes the latest in diagnostic technology, including Fundus Photography and Optical Coherence Tomography. Fundus cameras photograph the back of the eye, and document the health of the optic nerve, vitreous, macula, retina, and its blood vessels. The camera itself is mounted on a microscope with custom-built lenses and mirrors. Optical Coherence Tomography is an optical signal acquisition and processing method allowing extremely high-quality, micrometer-resolution, three-dimensional images from within biological tissue to be obtained.

Dr. Klein is a neuropsychologist who focuses on the relationship between brain functioning and behavior. In addition to psychology, Dr. Klein has training in neuroanatomy and cognitive neuroscience, which he uses to assess, diagnose, and treat a variety of medical, neurological, neurodevelopmental, and psychiatric conditions that can affect cognition. Cognition can refer to different areas of brain function such as language, memory, visuospatial function, and decision making.

Dr. Ettinger is a nationally-known epilepsy specialist who has dedicated his life to helping individuals with seizures and related disorders. He will serve as Director of Epilepsy for NSPC’s Epilepsy Center at Lake Success that will include neurosurgeons Brian J. Snyder, M.D. and Elizabeth Trinidad, M.D.

Neurosurgeon Brian J. Snyder, M.D. will be performing deep brain stimulation for patients with Parkinson’s disease and movement disorders, seizure surgery for patients with refractory epilepsy and neurostimulation procedures for patients with refractory pain problems. Neurosurgeon Elizabeth Trinidad, M.D. specializes in pediatric neurosurgery. To support the pediatric practice, the facility includes a dedicated examining room and waiting area for children, with toys, bright colors, and supplies designed to appeal to young patients.

The Lake Success office will also be home to some of NSPC’s tenured doctors in other fields of neurosurgery. Endovascular neurosurgeon Jonathan L. Brisman, M.D. will be headquartered at the new facility, as well as spine neurosurgeons Benjamin R. Cohen, M.D. and Artem Y. Vaynman, M.D., and brain tumor specialists Lee Eric Tessler, M.D., and Alan Mechanic, M.D.

For more information about Neurological Surgery, P.C., their doctors, or the conditions that they treat, please call 516-300-1281 or visit online at http://www.nspc.com.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/11/prweb3149694.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. NYU study points to lasting impact of mild hearing loss on neurological processes
2. Special Conference: Women and Neurological Diseases
3. Kids Vaccine Ingredient Not Likely Linked to Neurological Problems
4. Connecticut Girl Fights Rare Neurological Disease
5. Brain MRIs Find Hidden Neurological Problems
6. $1.4 million grant awarded to study 2 little-understood neurological disorders
7. Expert on Neurological Disease Available for Comment as Recovered Patient, Leon Fleischer, Receives Kennedy Center Award
8. Some types of temporary neurological problems associated with increased risk for stroke, dementia
9. Chemical chaperone could open door to treatment of neurological disorder
10. Report on 547 New Medicines in Development for Neurological Disorders Released in San Antonio
11. HHS, Cleveland Clinic Collaborate to Advance Treatment for Neurological Disorders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Neurological Surgery, P.C., of Long Island, NY, Adds New Specialists and Opens New Flagship Facility in Lake Success, NY 
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Mental health watchdog ... Church of Scientology and renowned professor of psychiatry Thomas Szasz, is continuing its protest ... An Industry of Death” exhibit in Atlanta, Georgia. The opening of the exhibit follows ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , ... May 24, 2016 , ... Boyd Industries, a ... Delivery Unit® (CDU), a groundbreaking new product for pediatric dentistry , at AAPD ... in San Antonio, TX May 26-29. The Concealed Delivery Unit keeps dental hand pieces ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... ... and clinical practice of radiosurgery, is recognizing five medical residents and students for ... stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT). The awards will be presented at the 2016 SRS/SBRT ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... As reported by MassGeneral.org, on May ... transplant in the United States . The 64-year-old patient who received the transplant had ... could restore not only a natural appearance, but also urinary and sexual function for ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... ... May 24, 2016 , ... Harvard Health Publications, the consumer ... will deliver a new series of Q&A videos to clinicians and patients at ... expertise of Harvard Medical School faculty into brief videos that clinicians using vidscrip ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... Niederländische Chirurgen haben eine ... Ärzten erlaubt, ihre Expertise weltweit zu teilen und ... Streaming mit einer Instant-Messaging-Funktion und der Möglichkeit, in ... Europa, Afrika, Asien und den USA ... registriert. Information und Weiterbildung   ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016 Cirujanos holandeses han puesto ... los médicos a compartir sus mejores prácticas por el ... Profesionales médicos de Europa, África, Asia ... la aplicación, que combina la transmisión en vivo con ... Educación   "Imagine un médico de ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... , May 24, 2016 ... beide primären Endpunkte und demonstriert ... in ‚ausgezeichneter plus guter , ...    ,      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130829/633895-a ... heute neue positive Daten von der MORA-Studie der ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: