Treatments & Techniques

Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists: Specialist Expertise, Extensive Experience and Patient Convenience

With comprehensive orthopedic offerings and physicians whose expertise spans the spectrum of orthopedic subspecialties, Syracuse Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) provides treatment for the most complex bone and joint conditions. Yet the practice is also community-centric — patients can access high-quality orthopedic care at seven strategically located offices across Onondaga County.


A World-class Team and Innovative Technology Differentiate Stroke Care at Crouse Health

Crouse Health’s nationally recognized team of neurologists and neurovascular neurosurgeons, leading-edge technology, and full spectrum of medical, interventional and surgical treatments for ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke position the hospital’s stroke care among the most advanced in the region.


Oncologic Surgery at Upstate Cancer Center: Advanced Approach, Healing Touch

The fellowship-trained surgeons at SUNY Upstate Medical University’s Cancer Center perform advanced procedures, offer clinical trials and embrace unparalleled cooperation with their colleagues. Their care for each patient as a whole person sets the program apart.


The Heart Group of Syracuse: Increasing Patient Access to Comprehensive Cardiac Care across Central New York

Guided by a clear vision of the type of high-quality, around-the-clock cardiology services its founders wanted to provide, The Heart Group of Syracuse is the only heart practice in the area with three strategic office locations across Central New York and physicians with privileges at all major Syracuse hospitals.


Striving for the Best in Breast Health

Equipped with the latest technology and a devoted, multidisciplinary team, the Dr. Hadley J. Falk Breast Health Center at Crouse Hospital offers state-of-the-art services to ensure women who are diagnosed with breast cancer can navigate comfortably from testing to treatment.


Thoracic Surgery at St. Joseph’s Health: Continuity and Evolution

Thoracic surgery in Central New York is marking the end of one era and the beginning of a new one. As the venerable Suhas Pradhan, MD, starts his retirement, a new surgeon, Nicholas Yerkes, MD, arrives to start seeing patients at St. Joseph’s Health.


A Closer Look at Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive treatments are designed to ensure minimal disruption to surrounding tissues of the affected area. Aaron J. Bianco, MD, and Craig Montgomery, MD, spine surgeons with The Center for Orthopedic & Spine Care at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, explain the benefits of the approach as a course of treatment.


Specialized Neuro Services at Upstate University Hospital

Taking care of the brain and understanding its complexity are activities at Upstate Medical University that are reflected in all aspects of its mission. Through innovative treatments, techniques and research, this commitment is shared by specialists and staff whose expertise creates the largest neuroscience resource for 17 counties in Central New York.


St. Joseph’s Center for Orthopedic & Spine Care

Partial knee replacements relieve pain and restore quality of life.


Crouse Hospital’s Baker Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Four Decades, Helping Fragile Infants Live

Since becoming a New York state regional referral center in 1975, Crouse Hospital’s Baker Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) has never turned away an ambulance carrying a critically ill baby. During that time, survival rates have climbed to higher than 97 percent, while the NICU has cared for up to 1,000 infants from across the region each year.