An unlikely cause for collapsed lung

Three lung collapses left a mother of two panicked and doctors mystified. Two Lenox Hill surgeons teamed up to find the culprit—endometriosis.

Recurrent brain tumor patient enjoys first Father's Day

This Father’s Day is a landmark of sorts for Chris Amundsen, 40, whose nine-month-old daughter, Sarah, is crawling closer to many firsts. The mechanical engineer and his wife, Laura, are hoping to finally hear her say “...

Child Life at Lenox Hilll

Zainab, 7, was determined to find the perfect color scheme for her bracelet while she was recovering from surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. The talkative toddler toyed with different colors, settling on a group of yellow,...

A novel idea in the NICU

Just "getting the words out" was hard for Gabrielle Felman while trying to talk to her daughter Marin, who was born premature and spent five weeks in the neonatal instensive care unit (NICU) at Lenox Hill Hospital....

Lenox Hill weight-loss program makes health a habit

This is not a diet. Lenox Hill Hospital’s Core4 Create Your Weight™  is about boosting overall health and confidence by understanding and improving eating habits, lifestyle and activity choices to...

Helen's story: What all women should know about heart attacks

Helen Brady, 59, thought she had indigestion. But, the discomfort under her ribs was actually a sign of a heart attack. “I’m the last person that my friends and family ever thought would have a heart attack,” said Brady,...

Christmas Miracle Baby

A Long Island couple celebrated Christmas at home with their newborn Cristian, who was born six weeks early with a complete heart blockage, thanks to care he received at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. Forty-eight hours...

Lenox Hill Surgeons Help Breast Cancer Survivor Feel Whole Again

Ana C. Avila Arias, 44, didn’t see herself the same after a double mastectomy to treat her breast cancer, to the point where she said she "didn't feel like a woman anymore." "I was so afraid my husband would love me so...

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