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July 2019

FOREST HILLS, N.Y., July 22, 2019 -- Northwell Health and Integrated Oncology Network, LLC (ION) today announced a joint collaboration to operate a radiation oncology center in Forest Hills, Northwell's first radiation therapy center in Queens. The Queens Radiation Center will be staffed by Northwell-affiliated doctors and incorporate the health system's extensive clinical protocols, providing residents of central Queens with the latest radiation therapy services. The 3,000-square-foot facility is equipped with an external-beam linear accelerator that treats about 75 to 80 percent of cancers, including breast, lung, prostate, brain, and head and neck. If patients require a different type of radiation oncology service they can be referred to Northwell's Radiation Medicine Center in Lake Success. The Queens Radiation Center will be led by Roberto Lipsztein, MD, who has more than 35 years of experience treating thousands of patients. "Northwell's radiation medicine programs are grounded in evidence-based care,