• Bookmark this Page
  • Print this Page

Long Island Jewish Medical Center About Us

Welcome to Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Long Island Jewish Medical Center (LIJMC) is one of the clinical and academic hubs of North Shore-LIJ Health System, offering world-class cardiology, cardiac surgery, thoracic surgery, orthopaedics, head and neck oncology, urology, gynecology and vascular programs. Our 48-acre campus has three major components: Long Island Jewish Hospital, Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children's Medical Center and The Zucker Hillside Hospital.

LIJ Hospital is a 524-bed non-profit tertiary care teaching hospital serving the greater metropolitan New York area. Here, we focus on the complete care of the patient, which encompasses a healing environment, world-class hospitality and a collaborative team approach to ensure the best outcomes for our patients.

Leaders in Healthcare Education and Technology

LIJ Hospital’s full-time staff includes more than 700 physicians who supervise care in all major specialties and participate in North Shore-LIJ Health System’s extensive teaching and research programs.

The LIJ Medical Center offers the most modern facilities for medical, surgical, dental and obstetrical care and utilizes the most advanced diagnostic and treatment technologies available. Among the Center’s features are the Zuckerberg Pavilion, Katz Women’s Hospital, Sandra Atlas Bass Cardiology Center and Harris Chasanoff Heart Institute, Francis & Alexander Cohen Institute of Oncology and Joel Finkelstein Cancer Foundation Radiation Oncology Institute, as well as the comprehensive array of outpatient programs at the Center for Advanced Medicine.

As a leader in healthcare education, LIJ Medical Center partners with the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine and holds strong affiliations with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, SUNY Stony Brook University Hospital and New York College of Osteopathic Medicine.