YNHH Spine Center opens at One Long Wharf
Yale-New Haven Hospital recently celebrated the opening of its new outpatient Spine Center at One Long Wharf with a ribbon-cutting. The 15,000-square-foot facility is designed specifically for spine patients and includes 12 exam rooms, private treatment rooms, a gym area for physical therapy and rehabilitation, and advanced diagnostic equipment. Comprehensive spine care — from initial diagnosis through rehabilitative care — includes non-surgical and surgical treatments for the full spectrum of spine disorders. Helping open the new center are (l-r): Jeffrey Maloney, program manager, Spine Center; co-directors Khalid Abbed, MD, and Jonathan Grauer, MD; Marjorie Guglin, RN, MPH, vice president, Surgical Services; Ronald Vender, MD, chief medical officer, Yale Medical Group; Judy Nunes, PA, manager, Surgical Services; and Richard D'Aquila, YNHH president and COO.
Yale-New Haven Hospital is a nationally recognized, 1,541-bed, not-for-profit hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Yale School of Medicine. Yale-New Haven was founded as the fourth voluntary hospital in the U.S. in 1826. Today, the hospital's two New Haven-based inpatient campuses include Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and Smilow Cancer Hospital. YNHH has a combined medical staff of about 4,500 university and community physicians practicing in more than 100 specialties. YNHH's York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.