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Gynecology Chief Named at NY-Presbyterian/CUMC

Dr. Arnold P. Advincula has been named vice chair of women’s health in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at CUMC and chief of gynecology at the Sloane Hospital for Women at NYP.

Weight-Loss Surgery for Teens

To combat the rise of obesity in teens, physicians and other medical professionals have been promoting physical education and healthier diets for children. But for some teens, these are not enough.

Tips on Getting to a Healthy Weight

In honor of National Healthy Weight Week, we spoke with Dr. Judith Korner, Associate Professor of Medicine at CUMC, about how to determine if you are at a healthy weight and, if you’re overweight, what to do to get healthy.