Blog, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Navid Mootabar, Westchester Health OB/GYN, Urges Prenatal Care in Record-Review Article

Pregnancy can be an anxious time for many parents, especially if they’re having their first baby. Now, thanks to recent improvements and breakthroughs in science and technology, parents and doctors alike can breathe a little easier, says a recent Record-Review article featuring Navid Mootabar, MD, FACOG, chairman of the department of gynecology and obstetrics at Northern Westchester Hospital of […]

Blog, Pediatrics

If You’re Looking for WHA Pediatrician Maryann Buetti-Sgouros, She’s In The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

At Westchester Health, our doctors are EXTRA-ordinary! Case in point: Dr. Maryann Buetti-Sgouros. To her patients, Dr. Buetti-Sgouros is their dedicated pediatrician in the Mahopac office of Westchester Health Pediatrics. But did you know she has an alter ego? Every year she’s a balloon handler in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

Blog, Pediatrics, Pulmonology

The Very Harmful Dangers Of Smoking For Teenagers

Fortunately, the rates of adolescents smoking tobacco have dipped slightly. But unfortunately, e-cigarette use (vaping) in middle and high school students tripled in 2014, reports Dr. Mason Gomberg, a pediatrician with Westchester Health Pediatrics, in his latest blog. This very alarming trend marks the first time that e-cigarette use surpassed traditional cigarettes.