April 05, 2018

I have been the Senior Surgical PA for Pediatric Surgery at Montefiore Medical Center Children's Hospital since July of 1994. I spend my day trying my best to assure any child entrusted to me is safe, pain free and brought safely back to his/her life with family, friends, pets, classmates, toys and dreams. Read More

Hospital Worker Safety

March 22, 2018

Hospital workers across the country were shaken recently upon hearing the news of a violent attack that took place in the New York City-based Bronx-Lebanon Hospital. Read More

Using Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality to Change our Practice

March 21, 2018

Whether you like it or not, technology is changing the way we practice medicine and surgery. Read More

Carotid Endarterectomy: A Concise Review for the Surgical PA

March 21, 2018

Every year, more than 795,000 Americans experience a stroke, 87% of which are ischemic strokes caused by a blockage of blood flow to the brain. Read More

The Ins and the Outs of Vascular Access for Hemodialysis: Venous Catheters

March 21, 2018

Hemodialysis catheters. Have you seen one of these lately? Whether you work in the inpatient or outpatient setting, chances are that you encounter these venous access devices in your patients. Read More

Using Clinical Decision Support Tools to Improve Patient Care

March 21, 2018

It is 2018 and, as you might have imagined, technology and medicine are integrated in ways unimaginable even a decade ago. Read More