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Vaccines are necessary for optimal health – they protect you, and others, from serious diseases. And, they’re not just for kids. Adults need vaccinations too. Read More >

Flu season is upon us. Learn about the measures you can take to reduce your risk of catching the virus and spare yourself from the symptoms that come along with it. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG) is happy to announce that Dr. Maria Muste has been elected a Fellow by the American Academy of Neurology. Read More >

Hot summer days are ahead. Don't let dehydration spoil your summer fun. Learn the signs and how to stay hydrated. Read More >

New Shingles Vaccine
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A new and improved shingles vaccine, Shingrix, has been proven to be substantially more effective in preventing shingles than single dose Zostavax. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG) is happy to announce that gastroenterologist Sofia Nigar, MD recently achieved board certification in the specialty of gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG) announced that internal medicine physician Tiffany Sanders, MD has joined their medical staff. She will begin seeing patients on December 11, 2017 in the Scarsdale office at 259 Heathcote Road. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG) is pleased to announce that podiatrist John Felidi, DPM has joined their medical staff. He will begin seeing patients on December 11, 2017 in the Harrison office at 600 Mamaroneck Avenue. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG) is happy to announce that internist Lidia Pousada, MD has joined their medical staff. She will begin seeing patients on October 2, 2017 in the Scarsdale office at 259 Heathcote Road. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group is pleased to gastroenterologist Sofia Nigar, MD has joined their medical staff. She will begin seeing patients on August 28, 2017 in the Harrison office located at 600 Mamaroneck Avenue. Read More >

Is it an emergency? People often wonder if they should go to SMG's walk-in care office or to the emergency department. Find out which is the best choice for your healthcare needs. Read More >

Diane May, MPH, MS, CDN, RD, CSOWM has achieved board-certification as a Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group is pleased to announce that family medicine physician Jonathan Silberlicht, MD has joined their medical staff. He will begin seeing patients on August 7, 2017 in the Harrison office located at 600 Mamaroneck Avenue. Read More >

Summer is here and ticks are out and about. Learn about the signs and symptoms of lyme disease as well as what to do if you find a tick. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group is hosting a community blood drive on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Donors wanted! Read More >

The mind can affect physical function and promote health. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group's Obstetric & Gynecology department now offers a minimally invasive procedure used to view the interior of the uterus with no sedation. Read More >

Pediatrician LIzabeth Nolan, MD will joins Scarsdale Medical Group and will begin seeing patients on June 1. Read More >

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month. Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. One in five Americans will develop the disease. Something so easy like applying sunscreen can help protect us from ultraviolet exposure from the sun's rays. Learn more about why the use of sunscreen is crucial to protect yourself. Read More >

Spring is here. Yes, we'll have warmer weather and longer days. But we'll also have our allergies in full force. You should be able to enjoy the outdoors and your favorite springtime activities without suffering. Get our simple tips to relieve your allergy symptoms. Read More >

The cold, dry winter weather can cause havoc on your skin. The dermatologists at Scarsdale Medical Group want to keep your skin looking healthy all winter long. Get our tips to keep skin healthy and fresh all winter long. Read More >

High blood pressure is a common condition that can cause significant health problems if left untreated. Learn if your blood pressure is normal and how you can prevent high blood pressure. Read More >

Physician Assistant Veronica Patel, PA-C joins Scarsdale Medical Group. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group is pleased to welcome nephrologist Mayra Rodriguez, MD to its medical staff. Read More >

Taking proper care of your feet during the winter is important especially for those that suffer from diabetes. We offer easy tips you can follow to keep your feet looking and feeling healthy all winter. Read More >

Cold and flu season has arrived. Between sick kids, friends and co-workers, you're bound to pick up some sort of bug. Practicing good hygiene can prevent illness and keep germs at bay. Get our tips! Read More >

Antibiotics kill bacteria. As a result of the inappropriate use of antibiotics, more and more bacterial infections are becoming resistant to treatment. So, when is the use of an antibiotic appropriate? Read More >

Diabetes is a disease that can cause serious complications if left untreated. Learn more about the types of diabetes as well as information on symptoms and risk factors. Read More >

You’re experiencing symptoms such as aches, a sore throat, fever and headache. You think it’s a cold or possibly the flu but not sure which. It’s important to know the difference between cold and flu symptoms. Read More >

Dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Goldwasser answers questions on skin cancer and how to protect your skin. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group announces that 15 of its physicians among 12 specialties were named ‘Top Doctors’ for 2016 by Westchester Magazine. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group is pleased to announce the appointment of endocrinologist Rachel Steinman. Read More >

Fall is officially here. That means apple picking, crisp weather and everything pumpkin. Fall also means allergy season - runny noses, itchy eyes and scratchy throats. Read More >

People with diabetes are prone to developing foot problems and practicing proper foot care is crucial. Check out the following tips from our podiatrists on how to take care of your feet to reduce your risk of complications. Read More >

Flu season is almost here! Find out why the flu shot is a must, who should get the vaccine and any potential side effects. Read More >

Eating Smart for Seniors
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Diet and exercise play a major role in brain health and many of the foods that are good for heart health are good for brain health too. The proper food choices, exercise and supplements can give you the upper hand in optimal cognitive function. Here are some tips provided by SMG's nutritionist Elizabeth DeRobertis. Read More >

Pediatrician Dr. Amy Lief, provided information about children’s health and how to have a healthy back-to-school season. Read More >

Scarsdale Medical Group Offers Innovative Full Spectrum Endoscopy® Procedure. Provides increased visualization of the colon. Read More >

Find out some helpful tips to select the most appropriate backpack for your child. Read More >

Get the most out of your first doctor's visit by preparing some basic information in advance. Read More >

Planning for Pregnancy
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Whether it's your first or your fourth, here are some tips on how to prepare your body for pregnancy shared by Ob/Gyn Dr. Beth Simon. Read More >

May is skin cancer awareness and detection month, so we spoke with the dermatology team at Scarsdale Medical Group to answer your questions about skin cancer. Be safe this summer! Read More >

SCARSDALE MEDICAL GROUP'S ALLERGIST GIVES US HER STRATEGIES FOR HELPING YOUR KIDS COPE... The good news is it’s spring, the bad news is it’s allergy season. We asked Scarsdale Medical Group’s allergist, Dr. Jennifer Camacho, your questions about allergies. Read More >

There is so much information and, naturally, confusion about the Zika virus, especially now with spring break and summer vacations on the horizon. We are thrilled to work with Dr. David Goldberg of Scarsdale Medical Group, who answered all of your questions regarding Zika and what we need to know. Read More >

Summer Super Foods!
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Diane May, a registered dietician with Scarsdale Medical Group, is a huge proponent of eating seasonally and locally. Here she shares which super foods you should grab this summer at your local market. Read More >

Harrison, NY – Scarsdale Medical Group (SMG), a multi-specialty practice serving Westchester and Fairfield Counties and the surrounding Hudson Valley area, is pleased to offer 24/7 appointment scheduling (for adult patient visits only). Read More >

It's not too late to get the preventive measure. That's the main message of Marvin Lipman, M.D., an internal medicine physician with Scarsdale Medical Group in Harrison. He said the current flu virus is the one that was expected and the current vaccine is about 60 percent effective compared to only 23 percent last year. Read More >

Michael W. Werner, MD, of Maze Men’s Sexual and Reproductive Health in Purchase, and Beth J. Simon, MD, of Scarsdale Medical Group give the down low on their respective genders. Read More >