Posts by Gianine

Dr. Michael Hershey Joins LINPS

LINPS Welcomes Michael A. Hershey, MD Dr. Michael Allen Hershey Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine LINPS is pleased to welcome Dr. Michael A. Hershey, a board certified Anesthesiologist with subspecialty certification in Pain Medicine. Dr. Hershey received his medical degree from the Weill Cornell Medical College, and his
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NP Mary Carter Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

  LINPS Nurse Practitioner Mary Carter Receives Lifetime Achievement Award   LINPS Nurse Practitioner Mary Milano Carter was recently recognized by the American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN) with a Lifetime Achievement Award at its annual conference. Ms. Carter, MS, ANP-BC, RN-BC, a long-time active member of the organization,
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Dr. Amit Sharma: Top Doctor 2017

Dr. Amit Sharma Selected Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2017 Congratulations to Dr. Amit Sharma, LINPS Interventional Pain Management Specialist, for being selected as a Castle Connolly 2017 Top Doctor. This is the second consecutive year that Dr. Sharma has been named top in the field of Interventional Pain Management by this highly
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LINPS Welcomes Dr. Kimon Bekelis

The June Issue of Spine Health introduces Dr. Kimon Bekelis. As a nationally recognized stroke researcher, he is charged with heading the new Stroke and Brain Center at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, currently in development.
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Mary Carter Featured Speaker at Nurse Practitioner Conference

LINPS Nurse Practitioner Mary Carter Speaks at Annual NP Conference LINPS Nurse Practitioner Mary Carter will be a featured speaker at the annual Nurse Practitioners Association of Long Island Conference on Friday, April 7th at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury. Mary Carter, MS, ANP-BC, RN-BC, will speak on “Understanding
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Dr. Zavarella Talks Back Pain on Telecare

Dr. Zavarella Talks Back Pain on Telecare Dr. Salvatore Zavarella, LINPS Neurosurgeon, discusses the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment options available to people who suffer from back pain. He is joined by Dr. Scott McWilliams of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Care Center at St. Charles Hospital. Learn valuable information about the different
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Dr. Kakoulides’ Virtual Reality Patient Study

Neurosurgical Study Harnesses Power of  Virtual Reality  A study recently published in The Annals of Surgery investigates the effect of an immersive virtual reality (VR) in surgical patient care. Dr. George Kakoulides, a board-certified neurosurgeon at Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists (LINPS), was one of the lead investigators on the
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