Michael D. Sullivan of Scarborough was recently elected to the board of directors of Phelps Hospital, a 238-bed community hospital in Sleepy Hollow, NY. Members of the board serve a three-year term and may serve up to three terms. Michael Sullivan is a Certified Public Accountant, formerly Chief Financial Officer at Rose Associates, LLC, a […]
Phelps Hospital and the Town of Mount Pleasant invite the public to participate in the First Annual Autumn Games for Seasoned Adults to take place on Saturday, September 10, from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm. The games will take place at The Mount Pleasant Community Center, located at 125 Lozza Drive, Valhalla. Autumn Games for […]
For the seventh year in a row, Phelps Hospital has received the Get With the Guidelines-Stroke “Gold Plus” Achievement Award. This year in addition to the Gold Plus designation, Phelps has also achieved the additional recognition of Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll. This means that Phelps has been recognized for implementing specific quality improvement measures as […]
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A milestone celebration was held on Monday, June 27, at Phelps Hospital to mark the official opening of its new main entrance and beautifully appointed lobby. State Senator Terrence Murphy presented a congratulatory proclamation, and one was also received from State Senator David Carlucci. Guests included local community leaders and residents, donors, physicians and hospital […]
Two physicians at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center have been appointed to medical leadership roles. Craig Zalvan, MD, FACS, a laryngologist and Medical Director of the Institute for Voice and Swallowing Disorders at Phelps, has been appointed Chief of Otorhinolaryngology (also known as otolaryngology or ENT), the medical and surgical specialty concerned with conditions of the […]
Phelps Memorial Hospital Center has again been granted a three-year accreditation with commendation as a Community Hospital Cancer Program by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer (CoC).  Initial accreditation was earned in the 2013 cycle. To be accredited, a hospital must have an oversight body that meets quarterly, hold multidisciplinary tumor board cancer […]
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The first robotic-assisted total knee replacement operations to be performed in the Lower Hudson Valley took place recently at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. The two surgeries were performed by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jason Hochfelder, who joined the Phelps medical staff in 2015.  Known for being at the leading edge in orthopedics, Phelps orthopedic surgeons excel […]
Tobe Banc, MD of Briarcliff Manor, has been promoted to the position of Vice President and Medical Director at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center in Sleepy Hollow, NY. She has served as Assistant Medical Director at Phelps since 2007. In this new role, she is responsible for the oversight of all clinical activities including the delivery […]
Acclaimed chef Waldy Malouf returns to demonstrate his exceptional culinary skills at the Phelps Food, Wine & Beer Fest on Sunday, March 13, from 1:00 – 4:00 pm at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill, in Tarrytown. Ticket price is $90 per person with all proceeds benefitting Phelps Memorial Hospital Center. This unique afternoon event features […]
The effects of sports-related injury and illness will be the lesson of the day on Friday, January 15, 2016, at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center’s Sports Medicine and Trauma Conference. Phelps physicians, including neurologists, orthopedists and cardiologists, will present the latest information on identifying and managing sports-related injuries and medical conditions at this free day-long conference, […]