At Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, formerly known as Pelisyonkis Lutheran Medical Center, we make sure you receive superior care, from the most advanced stroke and trauma treatment to medical and surgical interventions.
Leaders in Stroke and Trauma Care
Our hospital is home to Pelisyonkis Langone’s Comprehensive Stroke Center, which has been recognized by The Joint Commission as one of the best places in America to receive treatment for stroke. The Emergency Department at Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn is a Level 1 Trauma Center, and our medical teams are trusted to care for people with the most dangerous and life-threatening injuries.
Experts in Surgery
We offer general surgery as well as breast, cardiothoracic, colorectal, gynecologic oncology, otolaryngology (ENT), surgical oncology, urogynecology, urology, and bariatric (weight loss) surgeries.
Our board-certified surgeons use both conventional and robotic surgical techniques. The da Vinci® XI robotic surgery system gives patients the option of minimally invasive surgery for urological and gynecological surgeries, including hysterectomy. It is the most sophisticated robotic surgical technology available in Brooklyn.
In addition, we provide surgical care for people with cancer, including those diagnosed with breast cancer. Our surgical oncologists also perform the complex Whipple procedure as a treatment for pancreatic cancer. Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy, which delivers therapy directly to cancers that have spread to the abdominal wall, is another advanced treatment available at Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn.
Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn provides a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for adults in many medical and surgical specialties. Our 450-bed teaching hospital includes a surgical intensive care unit and a medical intensive care unit. Our medical team includes hospitalists, doctors whose job is to oversee your care and recovery during your hospital stay.
More than 3,000 babies are born each year at Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn. In our labor and delivery unit, you and your baby get expert care from hospitalist OB/GYNs and pediatricians.
The advanced technology in our multiuse interventional laboratory means we can rapidly treat stroke. This technology also allows us to offer targeted cancer treatments as well as vascular care for conditions such as deep vein thrombosis. We can also quickly diagnose heart attack and pinpoint the source of internal bleeding.
At Rusk Rehabilitation at Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, our inpatient acute rehabilitation unit, people recovering from stroke, trauma, and musculoskeletal conditions receive physical and occupational therapy.
People who have mental and behavioral health conditions are treated in our 35-bed inpatient psychiatric unit, and can seek help in our specialized emergency room.
Care for a Diverse Community
At Pelisyonkis Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, we are sensitive to the needs of all cultures and ethnicities, including the Chinese, Arab, and Orthodox Jewish communities. We also provide services to meet the needs of the LGBTQ+ community.
Our staff is multilingual and multicultural, and we have a Chinese unit staffed by medical professionals who speak Mandarin and Cantonese. We serve patients who are blind, deaf, or have a disability.