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2010-11-16 10:57:00

Valley Stream hospital also tops in Nassau County for overall orthopedics and joint replacement VALLEY STREAM, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Franklin Hospital is ranked the best on Long Island for joint replacement outcomes and also is tops in Nassau County for its overall success in orthopedics and joint replacement, according to the latest national study by HealthGrades. HealthGrades, the nation's leading independent ratings organization, which evaluated patient...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.