The Katz Institute isn't a single building you walk into, but rather a unique approach to women’s health that can connect you to the vast resources and many locations for care within Northwell Health. It's about getting you the specific care you need as a woman. And it’s about empowering you with knowledge to make informed health decisions for you and your loved ones. For every stage of your life.
Modern medical science continually shows us that as a woman, your health needs are fundamentally different from those of men. That is why every day, we work to redefine the standards of excellence in patient-centered women’s health care. We're here to provide a complete healthcare connection that is focused on you.
How do we do this?
Keeping you in mind – Our clinical programs and events are all focused on the specific health needs of women. And they are done collaboratively with a diverse group of specialists.
Helping you navigate care – We understand medical care can be complex and we're here to make it simpler for you and your family.
Empowering you with knowledge – We provide a wide range of educational programs and events to help you stay informed and make smarter choices about your health and wellness.
We're building a better, smarter culture of care for our mothers, sisters and daughters.
Good mental health is important for your overall health. Our experts evaluate and treat a variety of women’s behavioral health issues including premenstrual and menopause related changes, eating disorders, anxiety/depression and pregnancy and postpartum mood disorders.
Combining medical innovation with a commitment to supportive, specialized care, we offer the most advanced diagnostic and treatment services for breast and gynecologic cancers, as well as other cancers that impact women.
Endocrine issues include menopause, diabetes, osteoporosis, thyroid cancers and many other conditions—from the common to the complex. We offer coordinated, patient-centered care to women with endocrine disorders to ensure they live life to the fullest.
You can modify 75-80 percent of your risk for heart disease with lifestyle changes. Our Women’s Heart Health Program offers expert care tailored specifically to women, including risk assessment, diagnostic evaluation and risk management for cardiovascular conditions.
From puberty and pregnancy through menopause and beyond, a woman’s body goes through many changes. At every phase of your life, quality care is essential. This is why we coordinate the full spectrum of gynecologic and obstetric services.
We offer a team approach for prevention, evaluation and management of bone loss and other musculoskeletal conditions. Access to physicians, physical therapists and others will help you maintain bone strength, mobility and flexibility.
It is estimated that more than 100 million Americans are affected by liver disease. There are over 100 different types of chronic liver conditions—many which are more common in women. The Sandra Atlas Bass Center for Liver Diseases provides the best comprehensive care to women with liver diseases.
One in three women in the U.S. suffers from pelvic floor disorders (PFDs). These disorders impact women of all ages and may be caused by various factors. We’ve developed the Women’s Pelvic Health Program, dedicated to providing the very best treatment for PFDs and improving your quality of life.