A Better Care Option
235 East 62nd Street, Suite 4 (2nd-3rd)
212-751-6315; Fax: 347-772-3460

A Better Care Option, a licensed, locally owned home care agency, provides outstanding home companion and healthcare services for the Upper East Side community. Our certified caregivers have the skills and experience to provide you with exceptional personalized service. Reach us: Mon.-Fri. 9 am – 5 pm.

Cosmetic Dental of New York, P.C.
Carlos M. Valdes, DMD
James Doundoulakis, DMD, MS
53 East 66th Street (Park-Madison)
212-929-0080; Text: 212-517-3365
Fax: 347-338-1379

We, at Cosmetic Dental of New York, would like to welcome you to our practice. The dentists at CDoNY are unique in their education, experience, and backgrounds. Each of our dentists has multi-specialty training including implant surgery and maxillofacial prosthodontics. This very high level of cross-training enables us to offer comprehensive family dental care and cosmetic dentistry unique to our practice. Our reputation has been built upon our ability to consistently achieve long-lasting, highly aesthetic results in an environment that will instill confidence and comfort. Our combined practice experience exceeds over 50 years. It is first and foremost, a team of caring professionals who take great pride in our efforts to meet your needs as individuals. We look forward to the opportunity to serve you for many years to come. Please do not hesitate to call us with any questions or concerns you might have. We are available for your calls and encourage open communication. Again, welcome to the practice. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Falk Surgical
For all your home healthcare needs!
1167 First Avenue (Corner of 64th)
212-744-8080; 212-737-1521

As your local source for patient home healthcare, we are dedicated to providing you with the very BEST. That is why we have relocated to a large, more modern facility! Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is here to serve you seven days a week. Open daily: Mon.-Fri. 9 am - 6:30 pm; Sat. 10 am - 5 pm; Sun. 10 am - 3 pm.

Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS)
535 East 70th Street (East of York)

HSS is the world’s leading academic medical center focused on musculoskeletal health. Ranked No. 1 in the U.S. for orthopedics and No. 3 in rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report (2018-2019), HSS has one of the lowest infection rates in the country and was the first in New York State to receive Magnet Recognition for Excellence in Nursing Service from the American Nurses Credentialing Center four consecutive times. The HSS Research Institute is focused on leading the advancement of musculoskeletal health through prevention of degeneration, tissue repair and tissue regeneration. An affiliate of Weill Cornell Medical College, HSS has a main campus in New York City and facilities in New Jersey, Connecticut and in the Long Island and Westchester County regions of New York State

Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital
A member of Northwell Health
210 East 64th Street (2nd-3rd)
212-838-9200 manhattan-eye-ear-and-throat-hospital

Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital is a member of Northwell Health, providing ambulatory surgery and a variety of outpatient specialty services. Established in 1869, Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital has a world-renowned reputation for its accomplishments in ophthalmology, otolaryngology, plastic surgery and orthopedics. Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital serves as the ambulatory Surgery Center for Lenox Hill Hospital, performing 16,000 surgeries annually in the areas of ophthalmology, orthopedics, ENT, plastics, general surgery and GYN surgery.

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue (67th-68th)

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is the world’s oldest and largest private cancer center, having devoted more than 130 years to exceptional patient care, innovative research, and outstanding educational programs.   Contact our Physician Referral Service: 800-525-2225 for an appointment or information about treatment. To learn about events, prevention, care, research and survivorship, you may sign up at:

New York Blood Center
310 East 67th Street (1st-2nd)
1-800-933-BLOOD (2566)

New York Blood Center’s mission is to provide safe blood products to patients in Tri-State Area Hospitals and in Philadelphia. We also conduct research and provide laboratory and medical services. Visit our website to locate blood drives in your area or visit our East 67th Street donor center. Call 1-800-933-BLOOD to make an appointment.

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
525 East 68th Street (East of York)
General Information: 212-746-5454
Physician Referral: 877-NYP-WELL

NewYork-Presbyterian is one of the nation’s most comprehensive healthcare delivery networks, focused on providing innovative and compassionate care to patients in the New York metropolitan area and throughout the globe. In collaboration with two renowned medical school partners, Weill Cornell Medicine and Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, NewYork-Presbyterian is consistently recognized as a leader in medical education, groundbreaking research and clinical innovation. For more information visit

NYC Elder Abuse Center (NYCEAC)

Weill Cornell Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
525 East 68th Street, Box 39, NY, NY 10065

NYCEAC prevents elder abuse & improves responses to it. We provide professionals with case consultations. Also, a confidential Helpline for family, friends, neighbors of NYC-residing older victims is available with a social worker who provides support, info, and referrals. Mon.-Fri. 9 am - 5 pm.

The Rockefeller University
1230 York Avenue (at 66th)

The Rockefeller University is the world’s leading biomedical research university and is dedicated to conducting innovative, high-quality research to improve the understanding of life for the benefit of humanity. Rockefeller’s nearly 80 laboratories conduct research in neuroscience, immunology, biochemistry, genomics and many other areas.

Ronald McDonald House®New York
405 East 73rd Street (York-1st)
212-639-0206; Fax: 212-639-0176

Dr. Ruth Browne is President and Chief Executive Officer at Ronald McDonald House New York. Ronald McDonald House provides a temporary home to families who travel to NYC seeking pediatric cancer treatment for their children at the top New York Hospitals. We offer a strong, supportive and caring environment which encourages and nurtures the development of child-to-child and parent-to-parent support systems. Every day, children form friendships with other children, and through these bonds regain a sense of control and experience the fun of childhood. Parents also gain strength and new understanding through the friendships they form with other parents who understand exactly how they feel.

Weill Cornell Medicine
1300 York Avenue (69th-70th)
General Information: 646-962-9476
Physician Referral: 646-962-2000

Weill Cornell Medicine is committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world. The doctors and scientists of Weill Cornell Medicine—faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and Weill Cornell Medicine Physician Organization—are engaged in world-class clinical care and cutting-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University, to Qatar, and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey. Weill Cornell Medicine faculty provide comprehensive patient care at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center.

The Wellness Center of NY
234 East 60th Street (2nd-3rd)

The Wellness Center of NY provides individualized high-level Alternative Healthcare. The care consists of Chiropractic and Physical Therapy in a boutique storefront. Our niche is corrective care.  Our blend of upscale Corrective care is the industry standard in wellbeing and restorative care. Insurances are accepted and consultations are always done at our expense! Because it is your health, and we take it seriously.