Penile Prosthesis Implant

Submitted by James.Alt on Fri, 08/10/2018 - 11:40

About Penile Prosthesis Implants
A Penile Prosthesis as a surgical procedures that is used to correct symptoms of erectile dysfunction. During the minimally-invasive procedure, a prosthesis pump is implanted into the scrotum and penis. The goal of this surgery is to provide the patient with a long, wide, and hard erection while maintaining it's natural appearance. The benefits of this surgery is that nobody will know that a penile prosthesis has been done besides the patient.

Stony Brook Improves CMS Star Rating

I am happy to report that Stony Brook University Hospital has increased our CMS rating to three stars. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the federal agency that runs the Medicare program, awards an overall rating of one to five stars based on 57 quality measures out of the more than 100 such measures that CMS collects from hospitals and publicly reports on their website. The ratings were developed to help consumers make decisions about where to seek medical treatment and other kinds of care.

Thought Leaders in GI Motility Symposium

The Divisions of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at
Stony Brook Medicine and Lenox Hill/Northwell Health invite you to 

Thought Leaders in GI Motility Symposium

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 • 8 am to 5 pm

HIlton Garden Inn
(on Stony Brook University campus)
1 Circle Road, Stony Brook, New York

Join your colleagues at this exciting multi-institutional conference with speakers from various GI Motility Centers of Excellence in the greater New York City area.

News Blog 2012

Submitted by james.pearce on Wed, 10/28/2015 - 15:46

Why not just do a Cesarean Section?

Posted On: October 09, 2012

Often, patients ask "why not just do a cesarian section?". When a patient is in labor and they are frightened, it often seems like the quick way to have the baby and not have to worry about pain. This is not a good time to be asking about a cesarian section.