Alexandre B. de Moura, MD, is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery. He is an assistant clinical professor of orthopaedic surgery at the NYU School of Medicine. His primary hospital affiliations are The Hospital for Joint Diseases and the NYU Medical Center.An internationally recognized leader in spinal surgery, he founded the New York Spine Institute located in Westbury, Long Island, as a means for bringing his affiliation with NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and other world renown specialists to Nassau county in Long Island.
The son of an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. de Moura took an early interest in the field of spine surgery and enthusiastically followed in his father's footsteps. Upon graduating from Chicago Medical School, Dr. de Moura completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Temple University Medical Center. He then completed his fellowship in Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spine Surgery at the NYU Langone Medical Center. In 1996, Dr. de Moura returned to Long Island with the vast experience he gained as a spine surgeon handling extremely complicated cases at some of the greatest orthopaedic facilities in the world. As a spine surgery specialist he has helped thousands of patients overcome their spine conditions and return to normal levels of function.
His caring for patients and passion for the field of spinal surgery have led him to open the New York Spine Institute in Westbury, Long Island. Reflecting Dr. de Moura's unique 360° approach to spine care, the Institute can serve a broad range of patients by incorporating spinal care options from MRI scans to a physical therapy center to cutting-edge spine surgery procedures. If your problem can best be treated with medications or physical therapy, that's precisely what your practitioners will recommend. But when it comes time to consider spinal surgery, they're able to perform the safest and most effective spine procedures available at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Dr. Alexandre de Moura's care philosophy comes from his many years as a dedicated spine surgeon and is based in attending to patients' individual situations with the utmost respect, patience and understanding. He is interested in understanding your lifestyle, as it plays a big role in making decisions about your care, and he is committed to thoroughly explaining your condition, available care options, the circumstances of your treatment and addressing any concerns or questions you may have in terms you can understand. He also takes extra steps that you'll appreciate, like calling you at home to check on your recovery and lending you a caring ear when you need it.
This is the foundation for New York Spine Institute and the charter that all the spine surgeons and care practitioners share. If you're ready for spinal care based on unlimited attention, the best experience in the field and the highest medical principals, skip the drive into Manhattan and visit them today.
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