Radiologist Stephanie Sims, M.D., Joins White Plains Hospital
Dr. Sims Joins the Hospital at their Imaging at New Rochelle Practice
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (November 24, 2014) – White Plains Hospital has welcomed Radiologist Stephanie Sims, M.D. to its group of integrated physician practices as of November 7th. Dr. Sims has joined Dr. Pamela Weber, Director of the Outpatient Imaging Center at New Rochelle, located on the first floor of 1296 North Avenue.
Dr. Sims received her medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine where she also completed her Radiology residency and fellowship in Breast and Body Imaging. She is board certified in Radiology.
Dr. Sims brings 15 years of experience in breast and body imaging to New Rochelle as well as expertise in breast interventional radiology. In addition to standard radiology procedures, Dr. Sims has experience with newer technology including radioactive seed placement for surgical localizations.
White Plains Hospital Physician Associates Imaging Center at New Rochelle, is located on the first floor of 1296 North Avenue, in the Wykagyl Shopping Center. The facility, which opened last year, houses a comprehensive diagnostic imaging center providing CT scan, X-ray, ultrasound, 3D breast ultrasound, 2D and 3D mammography, bone densitometry (DEXA), ultrasound guided core biopsies and stereotactic core biopsies of the breast.
The two-story 18,000 square-foot facility is the first White Plains Hospital Physician Associates satellite practice and imaging center in the Sound Shore area and in addition to imaging capabilities, includes physicians specializing in primary care, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, hematology/oncology , orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology. For appointments or more information, call (914) 336-5900.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital (WPH) is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Dickstein Cancer Treatment Pavilion, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center, and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, seeing over 55,000 visits a year. White Plains Hospital is the only community hospital in Westchester County licensed to perform lifesaving emergency & elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, M.D. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2013. The Hospital is also an eleven-time winner of the Consumer Choice Award, an honor given to the nation’s top hospitals by the National Research Corporation, and received Magnet® designation in 2012 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014 White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades®, given to only 5% of hospitals nationwide. For additional information, visit http://www.wphospital.org.