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Multidisciplinary Care for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Dr. Jai S. Perumal discusses what patients should know about multidisciplinary care for Multiple Sclerosis (MS). She gives an overview of what MS is and how the condition is diagnosed and treated. She highlights the comprehensive and collaborative care available for people living with MS at the Weill Cornell Medicine Multiple Sclerosis Center.To schedule with Dr. Jai S. Perumal
Georges Sylvestre, M.D. discusses what patients should know about preeclampsia. He shares the risk factors that contributes to the complication of pregnancy and birthing adults should be aware of. He also highlights the ways to prevent the condition and how to catch the symptoms early on.To schedule with Georges Sylvestre, M.D
Mary Vo, M.D. discusses what patients should know about myasthenia gravis. She reviews the rare chronic autoimmune, neuromuscular disease and how it manifests in adults at different life stages. She highlights the symptoms of the condition and how neurological providers diagnose it in patients. Finally, she shares the available treatments for patients at Weill Cornell Medicine.To schedule with Mary Vo, M.D.
LGBTQ Family Planning
Georges Sylvestre, M.D. discusses considerations for LGBTQ parenting and family building. He highlights the current landscape for the LGBTQ community in this country and options available for those considering parenthood. He also discusses his own journey with surrogacy and starting a family here in New York. Finally he reviews the compassionate care options available to LGBTQ patients at Weill Cornell Medicine.To schedule with Georges Sylvestre, M.D
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery
Larissa Rodriguez, M.D. discusses what patients should know about female pelvic medicine & options for reconstructive surgery. She also highlights the newly established Center for Female Pelvic Health at Weill Cornell Medicine/New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Under her direction, the Center is quickly becoming home to the most advanced clinical care and research in the field of Female Urology and Urogynecology. To schedule with Dr. Larissa Rodriguez, please visit: https://weillcornell.org/larissa-rodriguez-md
Tiffany Lin M.D. and Philip Petrou, M.D. highlight what patients should know about arthritis. They highlight the different types of joints impacted, including the diagnosis and examination of the inflammatory condition. The providers focus on available interventional treatments, such as intra-articular steroid injection, viscosupplementation, nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation, peripheral nerve stimulation, etc.To schedule with Tiffany Lin, M.DTo schedule with Philip Petrou, M.D
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