Image-guided radiation therapy (IGRT) uses X-ray, cone-beam CT scanning, electromagnetic tracking, optical surface tracking or ultrasound imaging during treatments to locate and focus radiation beams precisely at the tumors.
Immunotherapy (also called biologic therapy, biological response modifier therapy, or biotherapy) uses the body's immune system to fight cancer. The cells, antibodies and organs of the immune system work to protect and defend the body against foreign invaders, such as bacteria or viruses.
Surgical nail procedures include treatments for fungal nail infection and ingrown toenails. Prescription antifungal medicines taken by mouth may help clear a fungal nail infection...
Inguinal and scrotal disorders in children refer to two main issues: inguinal hernias and hydroceles. Our expert surgeons use leading-edge techniques to repair these problems in both boys and girls.
The Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation Treatment (IPRT) Program at Zucker Hillside Hospital helps individuals with psychiatric disabilities set, maintain and achieve goals in their work, social and personal lives.
Anesthesiologists trained in palliative care relieve severe pain with advanced anesthesia techniques at Northwell Health.
Intensive insulin management therapy takes an aggressive approach to the blood glucose management. It involves setting specific goals for maintaining blood sugar levels within a certain range before and after meals...
Interventional cardiology refers to specialized procedures in which catheters are guided by X-ray to either your coronary arteries to help open blockages or your heart to make repairs. The initial procedure is similar to diagnostic catheterization, except that interventional cardiologists perform actual treatments.
Our intestinal rehabilitation program is a multidisciplinary group that meets biweekly to discuss pediatric patients who have short bowel syndrome. Our group collaborates to determine the most appropriate surgical and nonsurgical approaches to treat these babies/children and ensure they keep growing appropriately.
Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET) is a spinal treatment that is used to treat with chronic back pain
An extradural approach to Chiari malformation is minimally invasive. For more complicated cases, doctors may need to take a more invasive intradural approach.
Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) involves the application of a single large dose of radiation, using low-energy X-rays or electrons, at the time of surgery.
If you suffer from certain types of chronic pain, you have probably worked with your treatment team on different approaches to pain management. Sometimes, it can be challenging to find the right treatment...
An intravenous pyelogram, also called intravenous urography, is a diagnostic X-ray of the kidneys, ureters, and bladder. When a contrast dye is injected intravenously (IV), the urinary tract will show up very clearly, which is not seen on regular X-rays...
Iontophoresis is a procedure that uses electricity to temporarily turn off the sweat glands to treat palmar and plantar hyperhidrosis, or sweaty hands and feet.