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Welcome to Advantage Care  
 

 

Advantage Care Diagnostic and Treatment Centers provide the highest quality healthcare services including primary care, dental, women’s health, psychiatry and podiatry  to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

Advantage Care provides innovative, personalized desensitization programs. These programs, combined with other strategies, reduce the fear and anxiety patients experience prior to and during medical and dental appointments.  Our desentization programs assist patients in feeling comfortable when seeing providers, so they may be cooperative with treatment and successful in following recommendations for improving overall health and well-being.

Located at two convenient locations in Brookville and Freeport, Advantage Care places patient healthcare at the forefront by providing professional and compassionate health services specifically focused on the special needs patient.  Bilingual staff members are available to assist patients and families. 

Advantage Care works in cooperation with North Shore-LIJ Health System’s Department of Dental Medicine Advantage Care can coordinate specialty care in North Shore-LIJ Health System’s dental clinic and operating room if needed. 

 

 

 

 

  • Request your test results 
  • Request an appointment 
  • Send a secure message to your provider
  • View your chart summary 
  • Request a referral
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What is a Medical Home?
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News & Announcements

 

New Health Center Opens in Freeport

The Advantage Care Center recently opened its newest health center in Freeport, Frank & Margaret Riva Health Center. The Center includes primary medical care, women's health, dental, psychiatry and podiatry and is licensed by the Department of Health. Hours are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. with additional hours to be added in 2015. Please make an online appointment using the Patient Portal or call 516-992-4050.  Click here to read more about the new Center.

 

Aspiration
Aspiration is defined as the inhalation of food, fluid, saliva, medication or other foreign material into the trachea and/or lungs. This can occur during swallowing, choking, or if stomach contents are refluxed back into the throat. Although aspiration can occur with anyone, attentiveness to the following information will help identify risk factors, symptoms and interventions important to consider for persons we support.
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We are a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home
Advantage Care has achieved the highest recognition granted by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA): Level III Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). This is a model of care that seeks to strengthen the physician -patient relationship by promoting greatetr access, coordianted care, and enhanced patient/family involvement. Read more...

 

 Admission Packet

Prior to your first visit to the Advantage Care please fill out the following admission packet and bring with you. 

Admission Information click here

 Dental Corner

 

Learn more about reinforcing healthy dental habits!

 

Click here to learn about our Desensitization Process

Click here to watch this fun video that reminds you to brush your teeth for healthy habits!

Click here to see how much fun it can be to brush your teeth!

What should you do during a dental emergency? Click here to learn more.


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