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Peconic Bay Medical Center: Only Robotically Trained Female Urologist Added

Originally Posted: February 27, 2012

Dr. Jennifer Hill joins Peconic Bay Medical Center. (Courtesy Photo: PBMC)

Riverhead - Jennifer Hill, M.D., a Board Certified Urologist specializing in the treatment of diseases of the male and female urinary tract and male reproductive organs, has joined the medical staff of Peconic Bay Medical Center and set up full-time practice in Riverhead.

Dr. Hill has the distinction of being the only robotically trained, board certified, female Urologist in Suffolk County. Dr. Hill did her postgraduate training at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, with specialty rotations at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Westchester Medical Center. She is one of a select number of surgeons in the region qualified to offer patients an alternative to both open and laparoscopic surgery by performing minimally invasive surgical procedures using the breakthrough technology of the da Vinci Surgical System.

Dr. Hill's commitment to the expert practice of urology extends to the diagnosis, treatment and management of cancers of the prostate, bladder and kidney. "I chose to be a Urologist because it offered me the best of both worlds. I am able to perform surgery and cure or manage urological diseases, and in addition, to develop strong and lasting relationships with my patients through the care I provide to them on a long-term basis. The field of urology is also rich with innovation and research, and these continue to be major interests of mine," said Dr. Hill.

Dr. Hill is affiliated with the American Urological Association, American Medical Association, American Medical Women's Association, Endourological Society, Society of Women in Urology, Medical Society of the State of New York and the New York County Medical Society.

Located in Riverhead, Peconic Bay Medical Center is a non-profit medical facility committed to providing exceptional care and improving the health of the communities it serves. Peconic Bay Medical Center offers wide ranging, full-scope services and programs along with state-of-the-art technology. The award-winning Kanas Center for Advanced Surgery is home to the da Vinci Surgical Robotics Program. PBMC is also a designated Stroke Center, a Bariatric Center of Excellence and recipient of the prestigious Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval for Total Joint Replacement for Hip and Knee. As a major clinical campus for the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, PBMC hosts graduate medical education programs in Family Medicine and Traditional Internship. Peconic Bay Medical Center is a member of the East End Health Alliance and affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Guest (Dave S) from East Quogue says::
Dr. Hill did a wonderful procedure removing the tumor from my kidney using the DaVinci machine. I went home the next day! Her kindness and her follow up were amazing. I would recommend her to anyone I know that needs similar treatment. She is a very kind and compassionate doctor, and she did a great job for me.
Jul 2, 2012 8:46 pm

Guest (patti) from riverhead says::
Jun 5, 2012 10:23 pm


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