North Shore University Hospital

Dante Francis at 10 months old. (credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

Huntington Family Thanks Doctors For Saving Son Dante With Risky In Utero Surgery

Doctors knew it was a dangerous operation, but it was the only choice they had to save the life of Dante Francis of Huntington.


L-R: Michael Mazzei, Dr. Ernesto Molmenti & Jamie Mazzei (credit: Mona Rivera, 1010 WINS)

Long Island’s Michael Mazzei Talks About Successful Kidney Transplant Made Possible By Son Jamie

For more than 20 years, Michael Mazzei has worked side by side with his son, Jamie. Now, they share more than just a profession after Jamie donated a kidney to his father earlier this month.


Katrina Petway and Steve Michalik hug at North Shore University Hospital - Manhasset, NY - May 19, 2011 (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

Former Mr. Universe Gets New Lease On Life With Kidney Transplant At North Shore University Hospital

As part of a three-way kidney exchange at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, former Mr. Universe Steve Michalik got a new chance at living.


Mummy Lady Gauteshenu receives CT scan at North Shore University Hospital (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

2,600-Year-Old Mummy From Brooklyn Museum Gets CT Scan

The mummy, named Lady Gauteshenu, was brought to North Shore University Hospital from the Brooklyn Museum. With the help of modern equipment, doctors can examine what is inside the mummy without disturbing the casing.



New Numbers Show Jump In Men Getting Plastic Surgery

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons reported a 2 percent plastic surgery jump nationwide in just one year. In the New York metro area that spike may be even higher.


Great Neck was the site of a shooting Wednesday morning. (credit: CBS 2)

Auto Shop Owner Shot In Great Neck

A Long Island store owner was shot in the stoamch and police are investigating if he was the victim of an armed robbery or deliberately targeted.