Author: Kenneth Ho

GLAUCOMA: Early Screenings save sight

“Glaucoma is a devastating disease.” This is a phrase that Dr. Michelle Packles, an ophthalmologist at SBH, uses regularly when discussing an eye disease that affects an estimated three million Americans. What makes it particularly troublesome […]

Urgent Care Comes To The Bronx

A holistic approach to caring for the whole patient, proactively, episodically and continuously, enhances the effectiveness of preventative measures and improves patient outcomes overall. As a means to this end, the new Health & Wellness Center […]

SBH Health System Opens Geriatric ED

Located in a separate area down the hall from the trauma bay, the new emergency department at SBH dedicated to geriatric patients accommodates four patient beds and includes such features as natural lighting, non-slip floors and […]