Patient care goes beyond treating diseases

April 2013
Westchester County Business Journal;4/29/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 17, p9
The article offers the insights of doctor Erika Schwartz, an expert on biomedical hormone therapy, regarding prevention, wellness, and continuing education on health care system.


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