New surgical director at Glen Cove Hospital

Dr. Cosgrove

Glen Cove Hospital has named John Cosgrove, MD, its new chairman of surgery.

Dr. Cosgrove comes to Glen Cove Hospital from Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport. He was previously chief of general surgery at Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Hospital.

A graduate of New York Medical College, Dr. Cosgrove completed his residency at Mount Sinai Beth Israel in the Petrie division. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Cosgrove’s practice is located at 10 Medical Plaza, Suite 208, in Glen Cove. He specializes in the management of abdomen and digestion disorders and in minimally invasive endoscopic procedures, with a clinical concentration on appendectomy, colonoscopy, feeding tubes, gastric tube, gastrostomy, and hepatobiliary surgery.

“We warmly welcome Dr. Cosgrove to Glen Cove Hospital and know that his surgical expertise and leadership will make more treatment options available for the residents of Glen Cove,” said Susan Kwiatek, DNP, executive director of Glen Cove Hospital.

For more information about Dr. Cosgrove, or to schedule an appointment, call 516-674-1647.

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