Why Choose North Shore-LIJ

  • Cardiovascular Service...
    The cardiovascular services team at North Shore-LIJ truly believes in quality, collaborative, patient-centered care.
  • Michael’s Story: Emerg...
    Emergency angioplasty survivor Michael Calise was not just grateful for his own dramatic survival. His family members ex...
  • Kamal’s Story: Ablatio...
    A dangerous arrhythmia left Kamal Nagpal plagued by repeated shocks from his internal defibrillator. Drs. Rajiv Jauhar ...
  • Barbaras Story: Lung C...
    Barbara Samson, a retired teacher and active equestrian, had a remarkable outcome after a frightening lung cancer diagno...
  • The Heart of the Family
    It’s common knowledge that heart disease often runs in the family, but in the case of the Bove family from Long Island, five relatives each had life-saving surgery performed by Dr. Alan Hartman, chair of
  • A Heart-felt Family St...
    Four members of the same family thank Dr. Hartman for performing life-saving cardiac surgery
  • Focus onHealth TV: Heart Health Episode
    Patients learn to manage life with heart disease, including a groom who had a heart attack on his wedding day. Original Air Date: Saturday, January 25, 2014.
  • Southside Hospital Women's Heart Health Program
    Southside Hospital and the Katz Institute for Women’s Health have teamed up to create a program just for women.
  • Clyde’s Story: Valve Repair and Replacement
    Dr. Clyde Payne’s complex triple valve procedure at Southside Hospital saved his life.
  • Know Your Heart Health
    Find out your risk factors for heart disease by taking a heart health risk assessment. Visit northshorelij.com/hearthealth
  • Philip’s Story: Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
    Having the TAVR procedure at Southside Hospital saved Philip’s life.
  • Alices Story: TAVR
    Find out how the TAVR procedure not only saved Alice Stephens life, but improved the quality of her life in the process.
  • TAVR (Transcatheter Ao...
    Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement is giving patients with aortic stenosis a new lease on life. "It is truly one o...
  • Story of Helga - Trans...
    Once a vibrant and active older woman - Helga Smiths quality of life deteriorated due to her severe aortic stenosis. Af...
  • Follow Your Heart
    Follow Your Heart is a unique program designed to decrease preventable readmissions after cardiac surgery. The same pra...
  • Interventional Procedu...
    Interventional Cardiology involves putting in stents to open clogged blood vessels.
  • Colleen’s Story: Atria...
    Colleen Prinz found out that she had a tumor in her heart, or atrial myxoma, and needed surgery immediately. Dr. Alan H...
  • Denise's Story: Aortic Aneurism
    Denise Siele was 46 with two young children when her doctor discovered that she had a large aortic aneurism.
  • Joanne’s Story: Pulmon...
    Joanne Giacalone, a 22 year old nurse, collapsed suddenly and was rushed to Long Island Jewish. Dr. Graver immediately ...
  • Gene’s Story: Mitral V...
    Eugene Spina is a proud husband, grandfather, and 35-year veteran of the airline industry. His heart valve issues were ...
  • Beverly’s Story: Conge...
    Meet Beverly Granger a Glen Cove-based dentist/artist/ and mother. Find out how the cardiac surgery team treated her co...