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North Shore-LIJ’s Cushing Neuroscience Institute Announces Appointment of Two Board-Certified Neurologists

Media Contact:
Michelle Pipia-Stiles
(516) 313-1708
mpipiastil@nshs.edu


MANHASSET, NY

North Shore-LIJ’s Cushing Neuroscience Institute today announced the appointments of board-certified neurologists Li-Fen Chen, MD and Beth Silverstein, DO, both of whom will serve the Glen Cove and Great Neck communities. 

Dr. Chen received her medical degree from SUNY Downstate Medical Center and completed her residency training in internal medicine and neurology at the Montefiore Medical Center (University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine).  She then completed a fellowship in neuromuscular disorders and electromyography at the University of Maryland Medical Center.  Dr. Chen’s specialties include general neurology, neuromuscular medicine and electromyography.

Dr. Silverstein received her medical degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating with honors, and completed her residency training in the department of neurology at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center. She also completed a fellowship in clinical neurophysiology at North Shore. Dr.

Silverstein’s specialties include general neurology, neuromuscular medicine and neurophysiology.

Dr. Chen and Dr. Silverstein have practices in two locations: 
 
  • North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    611 Northern Boulevard, Suite 150
    Great Neck, NY
    516-325-7000
     
  • North Shore-LIJ Medical Group
    10 Medical Plaza
    Suite 208/209
    Glen Cove, NY
    516-674-1647


About North Shore-LIJ’s Cushing Neuroscience Institute (CNI)

The Cushing Neuroscience Institute (CNI), part of the North Shore-LIJ Health System, consists of multidisciplinary clinical and research teams that provide patients with state-of-the-art treatments for the entire spectrum of neurological diseases, including brain aneurysms, AVM’s, stroke, traumatic brain injury, movement disorders, brain and spinal cord tumors, diseases of the spine, muscle and peripheral nerves, Chiari malformation, syringomyelia, neurodegenerative diseases, pain, epilepsy and neurological diseases of infancy and childhood.  To learn more about CNI and its centers of excellence, go to neurocni.com or call the Neuroscience Hotline at (516) 562-3822.

 

Li-Fen Chen, MD

Li-Fen Chen, MD

Beth Silverstein, DO

Beth Silverstein, DO

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