ELIH recently announced the appointment of John M. Cosgrove, MD, the newest surgeon to join the team of physicians at the facility.
Dr. Cosgrove brings 30 years of experience to the proverbial table; he most recently served as Chairman of Surgery and Residency Program Director for Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
In addition, his hospital affiliations have included leadership positions in the North Shore University Hospital System.
Of Dr. Cosgrove, winner of the Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area 2012, ELIH representatives, in a release said, "Dr. Cosgrove is well-respected by peers and patients alike."
A Harvard graduate, Dr. Cosgrove received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed an internship and residency at Beth Israel Medical Center, and served as Chief Resident in the Department of Surgery.
“I am delighted to welcome Dr. Cosgrove to the surgical team,” ELIH CEO Paul Connor III said. “A surgeon of his caliber is a wonderful addition to the high level of surgical expertise available to the community.”
ELIH continues to offer a full array of general surgical procedures. Dr. Cosgrove joins fellow ELIH surgeons, Dr. Agostino Cervone and Dr. Lawrence Kelly in performing a host of surgical procedures including laparoscopic surgeries, hernia repairs, colon resections and gastric procedures.
“It is my honor to join the staff at ELIH, a top-rated community hospital,” said Dr. Cosgrove. “It will be my pleasure to meet and care for new patients on the East End.”
Dr. Cosgrove’s office is located at Eastern Long Island Hospital, 201 Manor Place, Greenport. For an appointment, call 631-477-5386.