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Long Island’s Top Doctors 2011

Author: Long Island Pulse | Published: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Long Island is a national leader in health care.

From the earliest days, our labs, medical centers and physicians have paved the way to advancements in virtually all areas of medical sciences. Time and again, our region is hailed as one of the best places in the country to live, thanks in large part to our access to superb doctors and hospitals. And of the thousands practicing in areas as diverse as pediatrics, cardiology, dental and cosmetic surgery, there are an elite few who stand out. They are qualified by their world-class training, which they continue to pursue, by their participation within their industry’s leading boards and associations, the respect of their peers, and the loyalty, praise and referrals of their patients time and again. They are Long Island’s Top Doctors.

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Women have special needs when it comes to health care, and from the time of diagnosis through treatment, patients can be overwhelmed. St. Catherine is dedicated to offering advanced comprehensive and compassionate health care services in a private setting.
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Alexandre B. de Moura, MD

Meet Alexandre B. de Moura, MD, an internationally recognized leader in spinal wellness, who founded the New York Spine Institute located in Westbury as a means for bringing his affiliation with NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and other world renown specialists home to Long Island.
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Dr. Margaret McGovern

For Long Island native Margaret McGovern, MD, PhD, her latest achievement—being named as Physician-in-Chief of Stony Brook Long Island Children’s Hospital—couldn’t be more pivotal.
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Dr. Henry Woo

The term physician-scientist could have been invented to describe neurosurgeon Henry Woo, MD, as he so perfectly embodies it..
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Elizabeth M. Trinidad, M.D.

Elizabeth M. Trinidad, M.D., is a fellowship trained pediatric neurosurgeon who specializes in the treatment of children and adults afflicted with complex disorders of the brain and spine.
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St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center’s Colon and Rectal Program

Both Dr. Rivadeneira and Dr. Genua are nationally recognized, board-certified experts in the field and offer the latest surgical procedures
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Golfing to Help Children with Cancer

At the Cancer Center for Kids (CCFK) at Winthrop-University Hospital, psycho-social support services including: individual and group counseling; music and play therapy; horticultural therapy; academic support and assistance with school re-entry and even a long-term effects follow-up program are provided to the children and their families free of charge.
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Dr. Arif Ahmad

Dr. Arif Ahmad, Director of Bariatric Surgery at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital and St. Charles Hospital, is a board-certified surgeon with fellowship training in advanced laparoscopic surgery, including bariatric surgery.
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Dr. Andrew Jacono

Dr. Andrew Jacono is a Dual Board Certified, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon with a thriving practice on Long Island’s Gold Coast and in Manhattan.
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Dr. Paul E. Kelly

Personal Philosophy: Creating an improved sense of self through a patient’s decision for elective surgery marks Dr. Kelly’s task each and everyday.
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Dr. James C. Marotta

Recognized as a full facial rejuvenation specialist, he expertly performs facelifts, mini-lifts, endoscopic brow/midface lifts and permanent fat injections in the privacy and comfort of his state of the art on-site AAAHC accredited operating suite.
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Drs. Barbara & Alan Jurim

According to Dr. Barbara Jurim, Jurim Dental Group strives to offer patients a uniquely relaxing dental experience while working to achieve the goals of precision, patient satisfaction and aesthetic success tailored to each patient’s individualized treatment needs.
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Dr. Andrew Pacinelli

Dr. Pacinelli has been nationally recognized for his research on aesthetic dental materials.  He has lectured nationally on the topics of dental implant restoration design and fabrication, dental aesthetics and dental materials.  He is a member of the American Dental Association, American College of Prosthodontists and Academy of Osseointegration. 
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