Clinical Innovations

  • Neurology & Neurosurgery

    A Multimodal Approach to the Treatment of Bladder Cancer

    Making Strides in the Treatment of Hemorrhagic Stroke

    NewYork-Presbyterian’s stroke team collaborates to improve outcomes in their patients with hemorrhagic stroke.

  • Urology

    A Multimodal Approach to the Treatment of Bladder Cancer

    A Multimodal Approach to the Treatment of Bladder Cancer

    The Departments of Urology at NewYork-Presbyterian is pursuing important research investigations to advance the means of early detection and more targeted therapies.

  • Nephrology

    Pursuing Personalized Medicine in Kidney Disease

    Pursuing Personalized Medicine in Kidney Disease

    The advent of next-generation sequencing and microarray technologies has brought about an unprecedented number of discoveries in the field of nephrology, providing many opportunities for incorporating genomic diagnostics into clinical care.

  • Cardiac & Vascular Services

    Acromegaly: Addressing a Rare Endocrine Disorder

    Congenital Heart Disease Comes of Age

    NewYork-Presbyterian's cardiac specialists have come together to establish major programs in adult congenital heart disease with a focus on transitioning children seamlessly to adult care.

  • Rheumatology

    Acromegaly: Addressing a Rare Endocrine Disorder

    Rethinking Therapeutic Approaches to Vasculitis

    With limited development of new drug specifically targeting vasculitis, Hospital for Special Surgery rheumatologists are turning to existing therapies to treat less common forms of the disease.

  • Endocrinology & Diabetes

    Acromegaly: Addressing a Rare Endocrine Disorder

    Addressing a Rare Endocrine Disorder

    Clinical researchers at Columbia University Medical Center take a multidisciplinary approach to treating acromegaly, a rare endocrine disorder.

  • Hematology & Oncology

    A Multifaceted Look at Multiple Sclerosis

    Treating Acute Leukemia

    Researchers are using next-generation genome sequencing and novel ultra-sensitive molecular assays to understand how leukemias and their stem cells respond when challenged with various drugs.

  • Neurology & Neurosurgery

    A Multifaceted Look at Multiple Sclerosis

    A Multifaceted Look at Multiple Sclerosis

    Doctors at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center Judith Jaffe Multiple Sclerosis Clinical and Research Center (JJMSC) are researching new ways to treat the physical, cognitive, emotional, and rehabilitative needs of patients living with MS.

  • Cardiac & Vascular Services

    Adult ECMO Leadership

    Adult ECMO Leadership

    With clinical expertise and innovative hybrid configurations for treating various forms of cardiopulmonary failure, NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center is one of only three adult centers worldwide to achieve ELSO’s Platinum level Excellence in Life Support designation.

  • Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

    Depression in Later Life

    Multiple Specialties COMMiT to Managing Obesity

    A multidisciplinary team of clinicians at NewYork-Presbyterian have come together to create a program aimed at integrating the newest medical, endoscopic, and surgical treatments to help patients achieve their weight loss goals.

  • Psychiatry

    Depression in Later Life

    A New Way of Thinking about Schizophrenia

    Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center use neurophysiological methods and functional brain imaging to investigate the role of N-methyl-D-asparate (NMDA) receptors in sensory processes in schizophrenia.

  • Digital Health

    NYP OnDemand

    NYP OnDemand

    NYP OnDemand allows physicians to conduct video visits with patients at home and in the Emergency Department, participate in inter-hospital consults, and give digital second opinions.

  • Neurology & Neurosurgery

    Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit

    Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit

    NewYork-Presbyterian physicians and the FDNY launch the Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit to deliver immediate, life-saving care to people suffering a stroke.

  • Neurology & Neurosurgery

    Focused Ultrasound

    Focused Ultrasound

    Weill Cornell neurosurgeons use focused ultrasound to treat essential tremor by ablating targeted tissue without exposing the brain to the effects of ionizing radiation.

  • Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

    Depression in Later Life

    Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty

    Gastroenterology and weight loss specialists at NewYork-Presbyterian offer a new option for weight loss surgery that has a quicker recovery time and greater weight loss outcomes.

  • Psychiatry

    Depression in Later Life

    Depression in Later Life

    Psychologists at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Weill Cornell Medical Center are working on better ways to identify older adults with depression, reduce barriers to care and help ensure adherence to their treatment of choice.