White Plains, N.Y. – White Plains Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Lyudmila Shvets-Gabriel to its Physician Associates Division. Dr. Shvets-Gabriel is a board-certified endocrinologist, specializing in all endocrine disorders, such as the treatment of thyroid cancer and other thyroid abnormalities; diabetes; hormonal imbalances; osteoporosis, calcium disorders; obesity; and weight loss.
Dr. Shvets-Gabriel was awarded her medical degree from St. George’s University and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at the Jersey Shore Medical Center, where she received an Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award for the development of a streamlined protocol for electrolyte replacement in critically ill patients being treated in the ICU. She completed a fellowship in Endocrinology at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center.
A former associate professor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Dr. Shvets-Gabriel is the author of more than a dozen publications and presentations on topics such as hypoglycemia, diabetes and hypothyroidism.
Dr. Shvets-Gabriel offers consultations for thyroid and weight loss and provides diagnosis and treatment of conditions such as frequent urination, goiter, hair loss, parathyroid disorder, swelling in neck, and thyroid disease. She is fluent in Russian. For information and appointments at her offices at 99 Business Park Drive in Armonk, and at 1296 North Avenue in New Rochelle, call (914) 849-7900.
About White Plains Hospital
White Plains Hospital is a proud member of the Montefiore Health System, serving as its tertiary hub of advanced care in the Hudson Valley. The Hospital is a 292-bed not-for-profit health care organization with the primary mission of providing exceptional acute and preventive medical care to all people who live in, work in or visit Westchester County and its surrounding areas. Centers of Excellence include the Center for Cancer Care, The William & Sylvia Silberstein Neonatal & Maternity Center and The Ruth and Jerome A. Siegel Stroke Center. The Hospital’s Flanzer Emergency Department is the busiest in Westchester County, with more than 60,000 patient visits a year. White Plains Hospital performs lifesaving emergency and elective angioplasty in its Joan and Alan Herfort, MD, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and Marie Promuto Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory. White Plains Hospital has outpatient medical facilities across Westchester, including multispecialty practices in Armonk, New Rochelle, Somers and Yorktown Heights; and Scarsdale Medical Group locations in Harrison and Scarsdale. The Hospital is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and earned its recognition as a Top Performer for Key Quality Measures® in 2015 and 2013. The Hospital received Magnet® designation in 2012 and 2016 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). In 2014, 2016 and 2018, and 2019, White Plains Hospital received the Outstanding Patient Experience Award from Healthgrades® and in 2019, was the only Hospital in Westchester to be named Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. http://www.wphospital.org