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Real Patient Stories: Doctor Communication is Key

Some people told her she was too young, but at 22 years old Danielle was absolutely sure: She had waited long enough, and she was going to have breast augmentation. "I knew it would make me feel like a woman, and it did," she says. Danielle's initial surgery was at ... Continue Reading

Girl Makes Miraculous Recovery With the Help of LIPSG Physicians

A 7-year-old Sea Cliff girl severely burned on Easter Sunday returned to Nassau University Medical Center on Tuesday to thank the staff who cared for her during a hospital stayed that lasted almost two months. Frances Breen and her family presented two bronze plaques to the burn center and the ... Continue Reading

Real Patient Stories: Advocacy for Awareness

Desiree is a breast cancer survivor, and a patient of Dr. Michael Dobryansky. For breast cancer awareness month, her company, NBTY Inc, shared her story to inspire others and to express their pride in her strength and positivity. Desiree is an advocate for yearly mammograms, and shares her story in ... Continue Reading

Real Patient Stories: A Healthy Outlook

“I never thought it would happen. Not in a million years.” –Lori, Breast Cancer Survivor   Lori knew the damage that breast cancer could do. She had seen friends struggle and, as the founder of the celebrity news website cupidspulse.com, she had covered stories of survivors like Giuliana Rancic and ... Continue Reading

Checking In with Diana – Patient Success Story

No one is happy when accidents happen, but when they do happen we’re there to help. One thing that does make us happy is seeing our patients recover and go on to do great things! We love catching up with former patients to check in on their progress. When Diana ... Continue Reading

In Support of Emma’s Smile

Emma is a patient of Dr. Rachel Ruotolo. We are sharing her mom Lorie's letter in support of the Tesoriere family's efforts to raise both funding and awareness for cleft lip and palate through Emma's Smile.   To Whom It May Concern, My name is Lorie Tesoriere, ... Continue Reading

Real Patient Stories: Born Brave

“As a parent, you can feel very powerless. But you have to be an advocate for your child.” –Catherine, Mom to Caelyn.  Large or giant Omphaloceles occur in 1 out of every 10,000 live births[1]. Even though Catherine worked in an emergency room, she had never heard of Omphalocele until ... Continue Reading

Real Patient Stories: Picture Perfect

“I smiled for the camera all day long. I took hundreds of pictures—and I loved every one of them.” –Jessica, 58 Jessica’s wedding day wasn’t what she imagined—it was better. It was the ... Continue Reading

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