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NYU Langone Medical Center Ranked 11th Nationally for Heart and Heart Surgery

America's Best Hospitals 2009-10 For the first time in over a decade, NYU Langone Medical Center achieved "honor roll" standing in this year's annual survey of the best hospitals in America by U.S. News & World Report. Of the 4,861 hospitals analyzed, only 21-about two-fifths of 1 percent-were included in the "America's Best Hospitals" Honor Roll. The Medical Center also performed extremely well in ranking 11th nationally for heart and heart surgery up from 13 last year. Read more...

NYU Heart to Heart on Sirius Doctor Radio

NYU Heart to Heart on Sirius Doctor Radio


The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery is pleased to bring you NYU Heart To Heart on SIRIUS Doctor Radio, powered by NYU Langone Medical Center. This weekly radio program on SIRIUS CH 114 or XM CH 119 was created to give listeners easy access to essential information about cardiovascular health. Tune in every Friday morning from 6AM-8AM EST to hear our hosts- Dr. Greg Ribakove and Dr. Charles Schwartz -discuss topics with their guests that range from patient care issues on lowering cholesterol levels to prevent coronary artery disease and minimally invasive heart surgery to research endeavors on endovascular stents and stem cell research. Read more...

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