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New Smithton Location Opening June 7th!

We're excited to announce the opening of our ninth location in Smithtown on June 7th!

MRI Scans Reveal How Traumatic Events Affect Our Memories

PTSD, or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is something all too common for around 5.4 million people in the United States.
 As we finish out Mental Health Awareness Month, take a look at how the findings from a recent study using MRI scans may help improve treatment and rehabilitation for PTSD.

Newest Medical Arts Radiology X-Ray Commercial Featuring Tom Green

As a Long Island resident, you’ve probably seen some of our recent x-ray style television commercials with MARG The Skeleton. After winning a 2015 People’s Telly Award, we’ve realized the popularity and effectiveness of our Skeletons campaign. Adding to this campaign is our newest videos - featuring comedian Tom Green, in skeleton form! It was such a pleasure working with him on this project.

Medical Arts Radiology - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

Medical Arts Radiology is proud to be a sponsor and involved in the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign.

#StrokeChat Recap

Earlier this week, the American Stroke Association hosted a #StrokeChat on Twitter with experts across the country to discuss stroke risk factors and more! Here's some of our key takeaways from the discussion.

Recent Report Links Alcohol, Processed Meats, and Weight to Stomach Cancer

According to a report from the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World Cancer Research Fund, stomach cancer cases in the US could have been prevented if people maintained a health weight. limited alcohol consumption, and avoided processed meats like hot dogs, ham, and bacon.

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

As April brings Oral Cancer Awareness into focus, we wanted to provide some information on the signs and symptoms of oral and throat cancer as well as what tests may be needed for diagnoses.

Recent Study: Coffee May Reduce Risk of Endometrial Cancer

In a recent study presented last week at the American Association for Cancer Research’s annual meeting - researchers found that women who consume more than four cups of coffee daily had a 22 percent lower risk of developing endometrial cancer (cancer of the lining of the uterus).

Patient Saved Thanks to 3D Printed Skull

Though it may sound unbelievable, a team of surgeons in South Korea recently transplanted a 3D printed skull into a patient, saving her life.

Aspirin to Prevent Colon Cancer and Heart Disease

Earlier this week, the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) published new recommendations about aspirin to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and colon cancer.