Bassett Lifestyle

otsego_lake.jpgWith its abundance of recreational and cultural pleasures, central New York provides a great place to live for both individuals and families. There is a strong feeling of community within this region, which attracts people from all over the country.

This vast region offers the best of both worlds. The surrounding areas have an abundance of lakes, streams and mountains that form the Catskill Mountain Range and the Adirondack State Park. Cooperstown, where Bassett Medical Center is located, is only an hour and a half away from Albany, the state capital. Syracuse, Boston, Montreal, and New York City can be easily reached for convenient weekend getaways to enjoy a range of cultural and leisure activities.

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  • MyHealthy Decisions | Total Ankle Replacement

    Jim Lambert loves to take long walks with his wife, but when pain from an old ankle injury made walking difficult, he started to look at surgical options. Jim's wife showed him an article in MyHealthy Decisions Magazine about the total ankle replacement surgeries that Bassett was doing, and he reread more

    MyHealthy Decisions | Robotic-Assisted Partial Knee Replacement

    James Flannery, of Oneonta, NY, was experiencing knee pain that was holding him back from work and doing the things he loves. After consultation with Dr. Michael Diaz, James opted for robotic-assisted partial knee replacement surgery using A.O. Fox Hospital's state-of-the-art NAVIO system. Watch read more

    MyHealthy Decisions | Immunotherapy

    Immunotherapy uses your body's own immune system to help fight cancer and there are a number of these new life-extending treatments available to patients. Jim Tyler, featured in this video, participated in a clinical trial of a new immunotherapy drug while at Bassett. He shares his thoughtsread more

    MyHealthy Decisions | da Vinci Robotic Surgery

    Many types of surgeries, from prostate & kidney cancer to hysterectomies & hernia repair, can be done quickly and accurately when the latest da Vinci robotic surgery unit is in the hands of a trained professional like Bassett's Nicholas Hellenthal, MD.

    In this video, Dr. Hellentharead more

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