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Robot enhanced minimally invasive surgery is the latest advance in bariatric surgery. In the following Q&A, Dr. Abraham Krikhely explains what patients need to know about this new approach.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

Theraclion U.S. BFA Trial

Breast fibroadenomas (BFA) are benign (non-cancerous) breast tumors that are comprised of glandular and fibrous breast tissue. These lumps can occur alone, in groups, or as a complex of lumps together. Sometimes women feel these in the breast when doing regular self-breast exams, or they may be found during a routine mammogram. Some are small (less than an inch in size), and others are quite large (the size of a lemon or larger).
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Thanksgiving only comes around once a year, making it tempting to over-indulge in holiday favorites.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

JJSS Welcomes Our 2017 Graduates

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Blog & Newsletter

Apples!

Fall is officially here, which means the start of apple season. We all know the proverb “An apple a day keeps the doctor away”… but is it true? The answer is: yes! Apples are definitely a healthy fruit – nutritious, delicious and cost effective!
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

John-Paul Bellistri, MD, Joins Center for Advanced Surgery

John-Paul Bellistri, M.D. has joined the faculty at NYP/Columbia University Medical Center as a specialist in General Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Bellistri will be practicing at the NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville, NY in the Center for Advanced Surgery.
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What's New in the Department of Surgery

James Mark Kiely, MD, Joins Faculty

James Mark Kiely, MD, has joined the Division of Colorectal Surgery at NYP/Columbia, as Assistant Professor of Surgery.
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