A Hysterectomy Without the Scars
Ellis Medical Group’s Dr. Nicholas Montalto is the first and only surgeon in the Capital Region and one of only a small group of doctors in the nation to perform robotic-assisted hysterectomy surgery through a single incision. Learn more about this new procedure offered at Ellis. [more]
Understanding Trans Fats
Trans fats are in the news again. Ellis dietitian Yvonne Best explains what trans fats are and where they are found in her latest entry on the Eating Healthy blog on Ellis' website. [more]
Schenectady’s Health Needs Identified
The results of UMatter Schenectady, an unprecedented community health needs assessment in Schenectady, were publicly announced on Monday, October 28. More than 2,200 surveys were conducted and analyzed over the course of seven months to provide a clearer picture of the health issues facing Schenectady residents. [more]
Women and Heart Disease
Expanded program location
Ellis' Women & Heart Disease program, which provides women with a comprehensive screening to assess their risk of heart disease, is now being offered at two locations.
CT Services Earn Accreditation
Ellis Medicine has earned an accreditation in computer tomography (CT) by the American College of Radiology. The recognition is awarded to organizations that meet guidelines for image quality, personnel, imaging equipment and high quality. Ellis offers CT services at Ellis Hospital, Ellis Health Center and the Medical Center of Clifton Park.
Health Insurance Exchanges
Are looking for information on the health exchanges or would you like help enrolling in one of the insurance plans? The Healthy Capital District Initiative (HCDI) helps people understand their insurance options. Call HCDI at 518.462.7040 to learn more.