Subspecialties


Surgical subspecialties include orthopedics, ENT, urology and ophthalmology. They are primarily office-based, and are focused on the aspects of these disciplines most appropriate for the practicing family physician.

Additionally, there are consultants available in the Family Medicine Center, for Family Medicine patients in the following specialties: GI, cardiology, nutrition, podiatry, OB, lactation, sports medicine, dermatology and pulmonology.

Geriatrics
There is a block rotation during the first year of residency based at a geriatric facility in the area. During the second and third years, residents follow a panel of patients in the nursing home, whom they see monthly. There are regular case conferences on these patients. Additionally, residents make visits to homebound patients during the course of their residency.

Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

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Pediatrics

The Department of Pediatrics operates under the guidance of two full-time directors who are...

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Surgery

The department is staffed by more than 100 BE/BC surgeons. There is an advanced...

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Obstetrics

Approximately 1,200 deliveries are performed each year at South Nassau Communities...

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Emergency & Family

Our modern Level II Emergency Department is one of the busiest on Long Island's South...

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Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

During this rotation, residents will learn osteopathic principles...

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Subspecialties

Surgical subspecialties include orthopedics, ENT, urology and ophthalmology. They are primarily...

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Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Two months of orthopedics & sports medicine are required of all...

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Other Education

In the third year, there is a rotation emphasizing contemporary practice management...

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Electives

A full complement of hospital and community-based electives are offered, including...

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