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Help Us Help You Stay Healthy As You Age — Get An Annual Medicare Wellness Visit!

Your Medicare wellness exam is more than a preventive exam If you’ve had Part B for longer than 12 months, you are entitled to have a yearly wellness visit to develop or update a personalized prevention plan. This plan is designed to help prevent disease and disability based on your current health and risk factors. […]

Blog, Family Medicine

Why Family Practitioners See More Patients Than Any Other Type of Doctor

Which type of doctor do you think sees the largest number of patients every year…cardiologist? ENT? Pediatrician? Gynecologist? Actually, it’s none of those. Approximately one in four of all office visits are made to family physicians. That’s 214 million office visits each year in the U.S., nearly 74 million more than the next largest medical specialty.

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Cohen Children’s Medical Center Earns Top 50 National Ranking for Exceptional Care in 9 Specialties

All of us at Westchester Health Pediatrics, Westchester Health, Northwell Health and Northwell Health Physician Partners are thrilled that our partner hospital, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, has recently been recognized by US News & World Report as one of the best pediatric hospitals in the nation, delivering exceptional care in nine specialties. “US News’ latest survey […]