Northern Westchester Hospital Blog


New York Prostate Screening, Cancer, and Your PSA

Posted on June 12th, 2013 by

Prostate Cancer: When Should Men Get Screened? by Josh Fink, MD In the last few years, the advice on prostate cancer screening has been very confusing for patients, and front of mind for internists and urologists. It’s a pressing concern because in 2012 there were 28,000 deaths from prostate cancer. However, the best approach to […]

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Northern Westchester Hospital’s Clinical Trials Program Examines the Role of Nutrition in Prostate Cancer Progression

Posted on January 28th, 2013 by

Finally, a Study on the Effects of Diet on Prostate Cancer by Dr. Josh Fink It would be a huge step forward if, one day, Doctors could tell a man that what he eats directly impacts the progression of his disease.  This information might empower our patients to directly affect their health on a daily […]

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NY Robotic Surgeon Explains Minimally Invasive Surgery with the da Vinci® Robot

Posted on October 8th, 2012 by

Robot-assisted Surgery Got its Start on the Battlefield by Dr. Warren Bromberg The original destination for guided robotic surgery was the battlefield: The hope was that expert surgeons could operate on injured soldiers remotely. While these plans have yet to pan out, robotic technology has been adapted for civilian use. Northern Westchester Hospital now has […]

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