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Advanced surgical care
The Department of Surgery at Northwell Health offers a wide array of surgical care for adults and children. Our expert team of surgeons performs elective and emergency procedures, from the smallest to the most complex.

Northwell Health has hundreds of knowledgeable surgeons on staff at our many hospital locations. Our renowned physicians are board-certified specialists in their areas of clinical focus, and many have teaching appointments through the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Our surgeons are part of an expansive team of physicians, nurses and other health professionals dedicated to providing the very best care for patients. 

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We provide comprehensive inpatient and outpatient surgical care using the most innovative techniques.

Regionally and nationally recognized, we have the expertise to perform a wide range of procedures, from heart surgery to heart transplants. 

Our skilled surgeons are trained in all of the latest minimally invasive techniques, including robotic surgery and single-incision surgery.

It has never been easier, or safer, to look and feel your best. Our plastic surgeons are world class professionals with years of experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.

Recognized internationally for their pioneering work, our surgeons enhance their skills with advanced robotic technologies to perform highly precise, minimally invasive surgery. 

Having collectively performed thousands of procedures, our oncology surgical subspecialists aim to minimize recovery time and maximize your quality of life.

Vascular issues are common in people over 50. We're here to offer exceptional care for the full spectrum of vascular conditions, including varicose veins and blocked blood vessels.

Richard Lazzaro, MD: With a high lung cancer incidence among the elderly, the minimally invasive approach will be a go-to solution to extend lives.
Mark Smith, MD, talks to Healthline about using non-steroidal anti-inflammatories after surgery instead of opioids.
Northwell Health and Sharsheret, the only national nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of women and families of all Jewish backgrounds facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, are partnering to offer resources to patients.
Sharon Zarabi talks to US News & World Report about the ill effects of sugary sodas.
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