NY Top Docs Proudly Presents Dr. Cristian Brotea of Specialty Orthopaedics, PLLC Cristian Brotea, MD has been reviewed and approved by NY Top Docs for 2018. Dr. Brotea’s practice, Specialty Orthopaedics, PLLC is located in White Plains, New York. Dr. Brotea has a dual engineering and medical background which gives him unique insight into his patient’s spinal diseases. Board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Brotea specializes in conservative, surgical evaluations and treatment of upper and lower back problems. These back problems may arise from sports and work related injuries, disc herniations vertebral fractures, scoliosis, and arthritic or degenerative spine diseases of the neck and back. Dr. Brotea treats patients of all ages. His clientele ranges from children with scoliosis to older adults with osteoporotic vertebral fractures. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and then completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency New York Read the full article →

NY Top Docs and NY Top Dentists are proud to feature the following December 2018 approved providers. NY Top Docs Include: Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Dr. Arthur Lubitz Gastroenterology Dr. Neil Ferrara Dr. Amy Lichtenfeld General Surgery Dr. Eliyahu Ladell Geriatric Medicine Dr. Lawrence N. Diamond Dr. Gregory Goldenberg OBGYN Dr. Daniel Kushner Oncology / Hematology Dr. Kenneth B. Hymes Ophthalmology Dr. George A. Cioffi Orthopedic Surgery Dr. Stanley E. Asnis Dr. Scott Darling NY Top Dentists Include: General Dentistry Dr. Marina Krepkh

NY Top Docs and NY Top Dentists are proud to feature the following November 2018 approved providers. NY Top Docs Include: Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Dr. Ricardo B. Arayata Dr. Paul Ehrlich Dr. Joon H. Park Anesthesiology Dr. Carole W. Agin Cardiology Dr. David S. Blumenthal Dr. Andressa G. Borges Dr. Joseph A. Diamond Dr. Ronald E. Drusin Dr. Kenneth W. Franklin Dr. Richard Fuchs Dr. Oscar Garfein Dr. Kenneth Giedd Dr. Henry E. Gomez Dr. Jeffrey H. Graf Dr. Stanley L. Halprin Dr. Herbert A. Insel Dr. Mazen Kamen Dr. Marrick Kukin Dr. Michael Levine Dr. Abhay Malhotra Dr. Thomas Nash Dr. Annette Osher Dr. Anthony J. Pepe Dr. Philip Varriale Dr. Harmannus Velvis Dr. Stephen Weiss Dr. Edwin C. Weiss Cardiothoracic Surgery Dr. Lewis W. Britton, III Dr. Vincent Parnell Dr. Javid Saifi Dr. Chanderdeep Singh Dr. Hiroo Takayama Colon & Rectal Surgery Dr. Kelly A. Garrett Dr. Read the full article →

NY Top Docs and NY Top Dentists are proud to feature the following October 2018 approved providers. NY Top Docs Include: Acupuncture Dr. Robert J. Abramson Dermatology Dr. Mark R. Kahn Dr. Eyal Levit Endocrinology Dr. Rita Landman Dr. Jonas Leibowitz Dr. Iven S. Young Gastroenterology Dr. Hal N. Buch Dr. Jose L. Lantin Dr. Adam Steinlauf General Surgery Dr. Sharon R. Zisman Gynecology Dr. Parviz Soomekh Infectious Disease Dr. Paul T. Smith Dr. Ole Vielemeyer Internal Medicine Dr. Patrick Jean-Pierre Dr. John D. McCarthy Dr. Mark Sandigursky Dr. Richard Schifeling OBGYN Dr. Masood Khatamee Dr. Vitaly A. Kushnir Ophthalmology Dr. Steven Zabin Pain Management Dr. Juan-Diego Harris Dr. Subhash Jain Pediatrics Dr. Robert Giusti Dr. Lyudmilla Sverkunova Dr. Paul Zelkovic Urology Dr. Louis R. Kavoussi NY Top Dentists Include General Dentistry Dr. Farzin Farokhzadeh

Tips for Fighting Seasonal Affective Disorder As everyone around you is indulging in pumpkin spice lattes and maple pecan muffins, keep in mind that this time of year is not pleasant for everyone. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that typically appears during the autumn and winter seasons when the days become shorter, darker, and chillier. About 4-6 percent of Americans struggle with SAD, with more people in the northern part of the country being affected. People with SAD often experience a range of symptoms, but the most common is fatigue that’s paired with oversleeping, depressive moods, and strong cravings for carbohydrates which often leads to excessive weight gain. If someone who has SAD is struggling with severe symptoms, it can greatly impact their daily lifestyle by preventing them to go out and interact with others. To help combat SAD this season, keep the following tips in Read the full article →