International Patient Program at Montefiore
Making It Easier for You to Get the Care You Need
For more than 100 years, Montefiore has stood committed to providing compassionate care where, when and how our patients need it. As a premier, nationally ranked academic medical center, Montefiore welcomes patients from all over the world for our advanced specialty care and full range of health services.
Our mission: to heal, teach, discover and advance is at the heart of all we do.
Four-year old Wadeem Alghamdi recently underwent a heart transplant at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM), one of Montefiore Health System’s four Centers of Excellence. CHAM has ranked as one of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals for 10 consecutive years. The success story of this vibrant little girl illustrates the wrap-around care she and her family received through Montefiore’s International Department and CHAM.
Our International Patient Program shows our commitment to setting a higher standard of care. When you receive care under our International Patient Program, you get:
- Access to the innovation, expertise and resources that Montefiore is known for worldwide.
- Care provided by Montefiore's internationally renowned physicians and specialists and access to our nationally recognized Centers of Excellence.
- The help you need to make Montefiore your home away from home. Our concierge service is ready to assist with a range of services. From travel and hotel accommodations to interpreters and suggestions for places to shop and worship, you will feel cared for in all ways.
Patients who are in New York to receive treatment
Children from outside the United States have been treated by the expert s at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore for many years. The children’s hospital is a premier academic children’s hospital, nationally renowned for its clinical excellence, innovative research and commitment to training the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists and is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children’s hospitals.
The Montefiore Team Is Dedicated to Meeting All Needs
We invite you to learn more about Montefiore and the services we provide, and to get information on planning your visit to Montefiore. Please feel free to contact a member of our dedicated staff for the information you need to make Montefiore your next stop on the road to improved heath. Patients who are in New York to receive treatment or who are undergoing surgery at one of the Montefiore-affiliated hospitals may receive acute rehabilitation at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital. For more details on the many rehabilitation programs offered, visit Burke Rehabilitation programs for international patients.
Montefiore Hospital’s International Program
Meet the doctors who treat patients from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and other countries looking for cancer treatment, neurosurgery, heart and liver transplants, ophthalmology and endocrinology and diabetes management at Montefiore Hospital.
“At Montefiore we feel like we are at home and among family. Everyone cared about us, everyone does his best.” - Malek Al Amerie (Father of 3 year old heart transplant patient)