Posts From August, 2018

Catholic Health Center Welcomes Garden OB/GYN

By emily.blumkin
August 30, 2018

Last night, team Garden OB/GYN was welcomed as one of the Catholic Health Center’s newest Independent Physician Association (IPA) during their summer cocktail party to commemorate St. Charles and St. Catherine’s Wellness Center in Commack. Garden OB/GYN Director, Dr. Michael Terrani, as well as Garden OB/GYN administration and clinicians attended this event. The purpose of ... read more

Why Now is a Smart Time to Get Tested for STDs/STIs

By emily.blumkin
August 29, 2018

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently reported that STD rates in the United States have hit a record high for the fourth year in a row; these rates are the highest they’ve been in the past two decades. In light of this news, it’s more important than ever to make sure ... read more

Garden OB/GYN Learns About A New Treatment Available for Endometriosis

By emily.blumkin
August 28, 2018

In an effort to stay current with the latest treatment methods in the industry, this past week Garden Ob/Gyn clinicians learned about a new drug that may be used in the treatment of endometriosis. Endometriosis is a condition that can effect fertility and cause severe pain. It occurs when uterus tissues grow abnormally. Approximately 1 ... read more

Massapequa Office Staff Team Bonding Night

By emily.blumkin
August 24, 2018

Family and teamwork is highly valued in our practice. Comprehensive, cohesive patient care starts with our staff! Our Garden OB/GYN Massapequa team took part in a Team Building & Bonding Bowling night in Babylon this past Thursday. The two office providers were selected as the capitalina and teams were chosen by putting all the names ... read more

Garden OB/GYN Clinicians are Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

By emily.blumkin
August 23, 2018

Earlier this morning, on Thursday August 23rd 2018, two American Cancer Society Representatives joined our clinicians in our weekly clinician meeting. Jennifer and Danielle reviewed important fundraising details with our providers. This included how to sign up for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser, how to access the fundraisers mobile app, as well as ... read more

Together We are Making Strides

By emily.blumkin
August 20, 2018

As part of the American Cancer Society's Real Men Wear Pink Campaign, Garden OB/GYN was invited to the Yankee vs. Tampa Bay Game at Yankee stadium this past Wednesday, August 15th. Earlier that morning, our very own Dr. Terrani had been recognized as a Real Man in Pink for the first time! The tickets had ... read more

Kickoff Breakfast for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Long Island

By emily.blumkin
August 16, 2018

On Wednesday August 15th, at the Crest Hollow Country Club in Woodbury, NY, Garden OB/GYN had the privilege to participate in the American Cancer Society's Kickoff Breakfast for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Long Island. The morning event was centered around kicking off the organization's key fundraiser, which helps lead the fight against breast ... read more

Why Do Women Get PMS Food Cravings?

By emily.blumkin
August 13, 2018

If you experience symptoms of Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS), you are not alone. The majority of women in the U.S. experience at least one symptom of PMS, which usually occurs anywhere from less than 2 weeks to 1 week before their period begins. One of the many pesky and common symptoms of PMS is food cravings. ... read more

What is Endometriosis?

By emily.blumkin
August 9, 2018

What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is a medical condition affecting about five million women. It occurs when the lining of the uterus, known as endometrium, moves out of the uterus and into other parts of the pelvic area such as the ovaries, bowels or behind the uterus. Is Endometriosis a serious health issue? Endometriosis is a ... read more

Speedy & Comprehensive OB/GYN Services at Commack

By emily.blumkin
August 3, 2018

Need an OB/GYN appointment this week? Looking for speedy OB/GYN service? Want an appointment with no wait time? Our Commack Office can accommodate all your needs along with exceptional care. Our newest office offers comprehensive and efficient care for all your women’s health needs.  ... read more