Look North

A community and wellness publication from Staten Island University Hospital

Summer 2017

Out of sight, out of mind

With hidden scar mastectomy, breast cancer patients can leave the operating room with their self-confidence intact....

Fighting cancer without surgery

An advanced minimally invasive treatment allows patients with early-stage esophageal cancer to seek a cure without major surgery...

Responding to the opioid epidemic

With the death rate from opioid use spiraling upward, a specially designed outpatient program offers hope to those struggling with addiction...

A new dimension of medicine

Northwell specialists have used 3-D printing for a variety of surgical services, implants that incorporate live tissue and customized prosth...