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Fatima Flood MD
Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Medical School/Degree: SUNY Downstate Medical College, Brooklyn, NY
Residency: OB/GYN, Nassau University Medical Center, East Hempstead, New York
Undergraduate: The City College of New York, New York, NY
Year Joined: 2015
What made you want to become a health care provider or what is your earliest memory of wanting to be one?
I enjoy helping and helping people during their time of need. Also, the science of how the body works is fascinating.
What do you love most about your specialty? / Why did you choose your specialty?
The OB/GYN specialty is the perfect juxtaposition of surgery and primary care, and you can build long-lasting relationships with women.
How do you connect with your patients?
I look at my patients as if they are my family, or I place myself in their shoes.
What are your interests outside of the office (hobbies, activities)?
I love cooking and trying new recipes.
What is your advice for your patients?
Healthy eating habits prevent many diseases.