With a growing need for care in orthopedic oncology, it was imperative to expand my practice to better reach and treat patients in Long Island, particularly those with complex orthopedic conditions.
Long Island, NY (PRWEB) November 9, 2010
Sarcoma Surgeon and Orthopedic Oncologist James C. Wittig, MD, is pleased to announce the opening of a satellite office located within the Orthopedic Surgery Office of ProHEALTH Care Associates LLP in Lake Success, New York. The addition of Dr. Wittig's unique presence is a significant addition to one of the largest integrated physician group practices in Long Island. Listed as one of NY Magazine's Best Doctors in Orthopaedic Surgery for 2010, Dr. Wittig's ability to foster specialized consultations to treat sarcoma and musculoskeletal tumors will benefit patients seeking top notch care closer to home.
"With a growing need for care in orthopedic oncology, it was imperative to expand my practice to better reach and treat patients in Long Island, particularly those with complex orthopedic conditions," notes Dr. Wittig, "a satellite office within ProHEALTH offers patients a myriad of services and treatments all in one location."
Dr. Wittig will hold consultations on Mondays on the Gound Level of the Orthopedic Surgery Office within ProHEALTH located at 2800 Marcus Avenue, Lake Success, NY. Please visit http://www.TumorSurgery.org to view the schedule for dates he is available in Long Island. All appointments can be made by calling his New York City office at 212-241-1807.
About Dr. Wittig
James C. Wittig, MD, specializes in limb-sparing surgery; pediatric and adult bone and soft tissue sarcomas; melanoma; benign musculoskeletal tumors; as well as complex hip and knee replacement surgery. He also has special expertise with regard to tumors that affect the shoulder girdle and scapula. Currently, Dr. Wittig is Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chief of Pediatric and Adult Orthopaedic Oncology and the Sarcoma Program at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City as well as Chief, Orthopaedic Oncology and Director, Sarcoma Section of the Cancer Center, Hackensack University Medical Center. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Inc.; and the Medical Society of New Jersey. He has published over 90 educational materials ranging from original reports, abstracts, videos and articles in the following publications: Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, The Journal of the American College of Surgeons, American Family Physician, Journal of Arthroplasty, Radiology and Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. He is also a prominent lecturer in the field of Orthopaedic Surgery throughout the nation. The new Long Island office is easily accessible from major highways and the LIRR. To schedule a consultation with Dr. Wittig, please call his NYC office at 212-241-1807 or email DrJamesWittig at aol.com or visit http://www.TumorSurgery.org.