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As the body ages, the skin loses elasticity and volume, causing sagging of the skin. The youthful contours of the face can disappear due to many factors, including thinning of the skin, sun damage, smoking, hereditary factors, loss of facial fat, and stress. Facelift surgery can improve the appearance of the face, making it tighter and younger looking.


Arthritis pain can be chronic and difficult to treat. Your spinal joints, known as facet joints, can feel particularly painful if you experience arthritis in this area...


We employ dual board-certified and fellowship trained facial plastic surgeons who are qualified to perform plastic surgical procedures from the neck up. They have completed ENT training and are certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. They have also completed an additional year-long fellowship exclusively in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and are certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ABFPRS).


Facial fat grafting is done to "plump out" hollow cheeks that occur with aging. Fat is harvested, usually from another part of the body, and then placed into the cheek through a small incision on the inside of the cheek...


Facial soft tissue and scar reconstruction is a reconstructive procedure. Learn more at the New York Head and Neck Institute.


Parenting is a wonderful adventure, but everyone has questions and anxieties. We offer child preparation classes on the following topics: Preparation for childbirth Parenting Breastfeeding Come learn with us! Check out the complete list of classes we currently have scheduled...


At Northwell Health, we understand that you have a lot of factors to consider when it comes to choosing a contraceptive that works for you. Our physicians will help you make this decision by assessing your health, habits and priorities for the future...


Family therapy is a treatment that allows families, or individuals within a family, to learn how to resolve conflicts and interact with one another. When members of a family have difficulty interacting with one another, family therapy might be helpful...


Most febrile seizures stop on their own within several minutes and require no treatment. However, if they last longer than 10 minutes, it’s important to call for emergency medical attention...


Fecal occult blood is detected through microscopic analysis or chemical tests for hemoglobin (blood) in the stool. This test finds blood in the stoll that is typically unseen without analysis...


Femur fracture, which is a complete or partial break in any part of the thighbone, is caused by significant force or trauma to the bone, as this is one of the strongest bones in the body...


The fetal cardiology program at Cohen Children’s provides diagnosis and care for fetuses with congenital heart diseases.


There are several types of fetal ultrasound, each with specific advantages in certain situations. A Doppler ultrasound, for example, helps to study the movement of blood through the umbilical cord between the uterus and placenta...


If you are referred to our Center for Prenatal Diagnosis and Testing, a branch of our Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine, for a fetal blood transfusion, you will have access to cutting-edge technology and some of the best diagnostic equipment in the region...


Fetal echocardiography is an ultrasound test done during pregnancy to evaluate the heart of the unborn baby. It is usually done in the second trimester of pregnancy, at about 18 to 24 weeks...


We employ expert fetal cardiologists at the Cohen Children’s Heart Center. They use a specialized ultrasound called a fetal echocardiogram to detect heart problems before your baby is born, optimally between 18 and 22 weeks' gestation. This way, we can plan ahead and coordinate any necessary care your child might need, as well as determine if any intervention is required before birth.


Fetal monitoring, typically used during labor and delivery, is an electronic recording of the mother’s contractions and the baby's heartbeat. External fetal monitoring involves the use of small monitors held in place on the mother's abdomen by belts...


Fiberoptic endoscopic examination of swallowing (FEES) is an instrumental swallowing examination which involves using a flexible fiberoptic scope passed through the nostril to view the act of swallowing in real time...


For most women, fibroid embolization, also referred to as uterine artery embolization (UAE), is a highly effective treatment that may help reduce inflammation and pain from uterine fibroids...


Fibroscan is a technology which allows the non-invasive and painless identification of hepatic fibrosis, a scarring response to liver damage. Hepatic fibrosis can ultimately impair liver function...


As we age, the bone, fat and tissue under the surface of the skin tends to lose volume, causing a saggy, aged appearance. Injectable dermal fillers can plump thin lips, soften creases in the face, smooth wrinkles and improve the appearance of some scars, leaving you with a smooth, more youthful appearance.


Let us help you find the pediatric orthopaedic care you need.


Find information on cardiac surgery physicians, locations and conditions treated within the health system.


Find information on thoracic surgeons, locations and conditions treated within the health system.


Our specialists treat numerous conditions of the ear, nose and throat–-let us help you find the right doctor for you.


Our experts understand that genetic testing during your pregnancy can be overwhelming and confusing ?" that’s why we take the time to fully explain the process and significance of each test...


The best treatment for your tibia fracture is determined by a variety of factors including your age, past and present health, the location and severity of the fracture and your history with various medications and treatments...


Flap reconstruction, also known as autologous breast reconstruction or natural tissue reconstruction, is a procedure that transfers tissue from other parts of your body to recreate the breast.


Flap surgery involves removing tissue from a donor site and transferring it to a recipient site with blood vessels, subcutaneous fat, muscles, bones and tendons still intact.


Flap surgery is a fundamental pillar in plastic surgery. It involves moving tissue (and its blood supply) from one part of the body to another. This technique can restore form and function to areas of the body affected by wounds or soft tissue defects of any cause. Our doctors can use a variety of flap types to suit your needs, and we use the most advanced surgical techniques to minimize the chance of damaging or weakening the donor site.


Flatfoot reconstruction is corrective surgery for a collapsed arch that causes the condition of flatfoot. The collapsed arch causes your foot to point outward...


Brushing teeth properly and consistently helps to remove most dental plaque, but brushing alone cannot remove plaque that is located in places that a toothbrush cannot reach -- particularly in between teeth...


Flow cytometry is a lab test that measures the number of cells in a sample, the percentage of live cells, their size and shape and the presence of tumor markers on the cell surface...


The Flow-Redirection Endoluminal Device (FRED™) is a small, metallic mesh placed in the parent artery to divert blood away from the aneurysm without the need to go into the aneurysm itself...


Influenza, swine flu and human parainfluenza viruses are usually not severe enough to cause major problems for healthy adults. Most people recover within one to two weeks with minimal treatment...


The fluoride ion comes from the element fluorine. Fluoride, either applied topically to erupted teeth, or ingested orally (called systemic fluoride) during tooth development, helps to prevent tooth decay, strengthen tooth enamel, and reduce the harmful effects of plaque...


Focal resection is a surgery to remove the section of the brain responsible for seizures – usually the temporal lobe.


If you’ve been diagnosed with focal seizures, you’ll be prescribed an anti-seizure medication. Your doctor will start with a low dosage and adjust this as needed...


Focal therapy uses advanced, targeted diagnostics to better determine the location of the localized prostate cancer and then destroy only a small part of the prostate that is cancerous...


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Stress fractures are tiny hairline cracks on the surface of the bone. These fractures, unlike displaced or compound fractures, don't go beyond the surface...


The treatment that is best for your foot fracture depends on a number of factors, including age, present health, health history with fractures, the severity and location of the fracture and past experience with other medications and treatments...


The Sandra Atlas Bass Heart Hospital offers state-of-the-art care with various amenities for an unparalleled patient experience, as well as educational resources and support programs for patients and families.


Cohen Children’s invests in the next generation of pediatric neurologists by providing a wide range of high-level educational and training opportunities.


We offer physicians currently in practice a variety of opportunities to advance their skills. Through our continuing medical education courses held throughout the year in a variety of topics, we offer physicians the chance to brush up on skills, learn new techniques, and discuss the evolving role of health care in our society.


The Long Island Jewish Hearing and Speech Center serves as a post-graduate teaching resource in speech-language pathology and audiology, where students receive supervised clinical experience in their specialty areas.


Our fellowship program in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology is a three-year Accreditation Council for Graducate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited fellowship.


Cohen Children's invests in the next generation of pediatric neurosurgeons by offering a wide range of high-level educational and training opportunities. 


Our residency program, which rotates through Cohen Children’s Medical Center, ensures our future doctors are experts in treating adults and children.


Forearm fracture is a complete or partial break in one or both of the two bones in the forearm. Forearm fractures occur most commonly in children and the elderly...


Four-dimensional radiation therapy (4-D RT), also called respiratory gating, is a radiation treatment used to target tumors that move with a patient’s breathing, such as lung cancers...


Wrist fracture is full or partial breakage of the wrist bone. One of the most common broken bone injuries, wrist fractures represent approximately 16 percent of all fractures seen in the emergency room...


Certain headaches may be eliminated by helping to reduce abnormal signals sent by specific nerves including the frontal nerve or temporal nerve. If your symptoms are continuous, painful and not responsive to other treatments then your treatment team may suggest a nerve block...


Frontal sinusotomy is a broad term which encompasses both external and intranasal approaches to open and/or create a permanent communication from the sinus to the nose...


Functional electrical stimulation (FES) is a treatment technique where low-level electrical impulses are directed toward specific muscles in the head, neck, arms, hands, legs or other areas...


Functional magnetic resonance imaging of the brain (fMRI) is used to determine the specific location within the brain where a certain function, such as speech or memory, occurs...


Functional movement screening (FMS) is a ranking and grading system that documents movement patterns that are key to normal function. By screening these patterns, FMS readily identifies functional limitations and asymmetries...