Posts by Gianine

Neurosurgeon Salvatore Insinga at LINPS

Salvatore Insinga, DO Board-certified Neurosurgeon Dr. Salvatore Insinga is a board-certified neurosurgeon at Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists, specializing in general neurosurgery disorders including brain tumors, spinal disorders, hydrocephalus, radiosurgery, cerebrovascular and minimally invasive techniques of the brain and spine. His clinical expertise is in endoscopic procedures of pituitary
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Pain Injections: Precision is Critical

Pain Injections: Precision and Accuracy Dr. Sharma shares his knowledge of interventional pain management techniques including how pain injections and interventions have evolved over the decades, and the importance of having a physician who is adept at employing precision and accuracy.  For details visit:  https://goo.gl/posts/wzEvsd
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GSH Stroke Center Ribbon Cutting

Stroke Center Attracts a Crowd at Ribbon Cutting It was standing room only for the much anticipated Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Good Samaritan Hospital’s new Stroke & Brain Aneurysm Center. Dr. Kevin Mullins, Chief of Neurosurgery, and Dr. Kimon Bekelis, Director of the Stroke Center, praised the Catholic Health Service Hospital
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February’s Newsletter is hot off the press

Featured in February: Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Tips to Prevent Stroke   Our February Newsletter showcases the benefits of minimally-invasive spine surgery, as well as health and wellness tips to help prevent Stroke. LINPS also welcomes neurosurgeon Dr. Salvatore Insinga to our group, and celebrates the American Health Association’s
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AHA Stroke Awareness Lunch

Dr. Bekelis Speaks at American Heart Association Stroke Awareness Lunch Dr. Kimon Bekelis was honored to be the guest speaker at the American Heart Association’s Stroke Awareness lunch today at Sterling Risk. An audience of 35 employees had the opportunity to learn about Stroke Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment from one of the
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Dr. Zavarella Talks Scoliosis on Telecare

Diagnosing and Treating Scoliosis Dr. Salvatore Zavarella, a board-certified neurosurgeon at Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists,  shares his expertise on Scoliosis on CHS Presents: Lifestyles at the Heart of Health – Identifying and Treating Scoliosis. To learn more about diagnosing this spine condition, which occurs most often between the
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January’s Newsletter is Here!

LINPS’ First Newsletter of the Year. Learn more about what is behind back pain from LINPS Interventional Pain Management Specialist Dr. Amit Sharma, as well as some helpful travel tips to avoid back and neck pain.  
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Dr. Sharma’s Kiva Implant First in NY

Sharma Performs NY’s First Successful Kiva Implant Dr. Amit Sharma, LINPS Interventional Pain Management Physician, is the first physician in New York to successfully employ the Kiva Implant System which provides structural support to a cracked or collapsed vertebra. This frequently occurs in people suffering from osteoporosis. To learn more
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LINPS Plays Key Role at CHS

LINPS Neurosurgeons Influential at CHS LINPS Neurosurgeons Dr. Kevin J. Mullins and Dr. Kimon Bekelis are proud to be a part of the Neuroscience team at Catholic Health Services. To learn more about the life-saving services offered throughout the CHS hospital system see: https://www.youtube.com/watchv=MDN11OlWINo
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Dr. Bekelis Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Kimon Bekelis a Marquis Who’s Who LINPS congratulates Dr. Kimon Bekelis, who has recently been presented with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis Who’s Who.  Dr. Bekelis is the Director of Good Samaritan Hospital’s Stroke & Brain Aneurysm Center of Excellence and the current Chairman of Neuro-Interventional Services
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