New York Spine Institute Spine Services

Spine and Orthopedic Surgeons in Fort Salonga, NY


Comprehensive care for spine surgery, scoliosis treatment, back pain treatment & physical therapy


New York Spine Institute of Fort Salonga, NY provides exceptional care for patients throughout the New York area suffering from back, neck or overall spinal pain. The spine physicians and specialists have decades of experience and are here to help improve and recover your health.

New York Spine Institute 

Office Address: 312A Commack Rd, Commack NY 11725

Phone: 1-888-444-6974

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 5PM

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Quality Care

Conservative physical therapy, pain management and advanced spinal treatments and surgeries (if necessary) are some of the options you’ll receive on your customized care plan.

Industry Leaders

Our medical director, Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS, leads the incredible spine specialists at NYSI. These doctors are industry leaders with decades of experience in spine treatment.

Multiple Languages 

NYSI’s back and neck specialists can speak many different languages including Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian to provide services for all types of patients.

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There are many different types of spine disorders that cause back pain or neck pain. These include, but are not limited to, fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection. The medical spine doctors at New York Spine Institute in Fort Salonga, NY, are specialized to administer back pain treatment. Our advanced technology allows us to get right down to the root of your back or neck pain. Armed with this information, we can provide you with the correct line of treatment to help you get back on your feet.*

Neck or back pain can be caused by many different spine disorders, such as fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs and infection. The medical spine doctors at Fort Salonga, NY’s branch of New York Spine Institute have back pain treatment specially administered to their patients. The advanced technology at our disposal allows us to find the root of your pain and find a diagnosis that will lead you to the path of recovery and back on your feet.*

To treat your back pain, the back doctors at NYSI work to deliver the least invasive back pain treatment. Spine surgery is not usually given as a method of treatment and is considered a last-resort after other options are exhausted. Neck and back surgery is only used if previous treatments have failed. Our spine surgeons perform these surgeries to give pain relief to pinched nerves, spinal cord compression, or mechanical instability of the spinal cord much of the time.

Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Fort Salonga patients:

NYSI’s back specialists and board-certified orthopedic surgeons meticulously provide medical care to all of the Fort Salonga, NY patients who stop by. We have back doctors who specialized in spine surgery, plus they also know the ins-and-outs of bone and neurological spine disorders through advanced training. Thousands of greater New York City patients have been serviced through our institution, and the specialists we have work hard to properly treat your condition by understanding what the root of your pain is.

Dr. Alexandre de Moura - NY Spine Institute - Long Island spine surgeon, manhattan back surgeon

Cervical Lumbar Spine Specialist, Medical Director
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Scoliosis refers to the side curvature of the spine, and affects millions of people in the United States. They are different from a normal curve, which goes from front to back. Scoliosis can cause a wide variety of problems if the curve is significant including fatigue, muscle pain, back pain, spinal arthritis or even breathing issues.

If you need exceptional scoliosis treatment, visit the NYSI in Fort Salonga, NY. Our spine and back specialists skillfully treat the varying degrees and types of scoliosis, like the degenerative or common idiopathic types. Our world-class scoliosis treatment center is one of the best in the U.S. because we take a comprehensive approach to treating scoliosis.  We offer extensive care is for both children and adults, as we understand it impacts individuals of all ages. *

Visit the NYSI in Fort Salonga, NY if you need exceptional scoliosis treatment, because our spine and back specialists have treated many different types and degrees of scoliosis.* We have one of the best scoliosis treatment centers in the U.S. because our approach to treating scoliosis is comprehensive. We offer children and adults’ care for scoliosis because it affects people of all ages.

Angel Macagno M.D. FAAOS - NY Spine Institute Staff - Link

Cervical, Lumbar, Adult & Pediatric Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Specialist
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Fort Salonga, trust us to handle all of their orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine needs. Our experts are skilled and passionate professionals.

Our spine specialists serving Fort Salonga are here to help you regain control over your health.  We proudly provide unparalleled patient care, which covers all aspects of orthopedic and spinal medicine.

Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Ankle Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Debridement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Microsurgery
  • Revision
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy and Decompression
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Repair
  • Trigger Release

The addition of our orthopedic division allows our center serving Fort Salonga to use a shared team approach with all planned surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at all of our various locations and affiliate hospitals. Our exceptional pain management program provides one of a kind care. Our success stems from the shared vision of our dedicated team. Fort Salonga patients will be in the best hands under our care. We can handle a large spectrum  of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

Our orthopedic surgeons serving Fort Salonga are sensitive to the concerns and needs of each individual patient. We are here to make this a comfortable, easy process for you. We can accomodate our consultations and treatments to your needs. Fort Salonga patients can count on us. It is our goal to have you feeling like yourself again.

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Don’t live your life with ongoing back pain or neck pain. If it begins to keep you from your daily routine, reach out to New York Spine Institute in Fort Salonga, NY, to see our back doctors for back pain treatment. It’s imperative to be seen by a back specialist who understands the complexities of the spine when it comes to back or neck pain treatment. Our professionals will give you a thorough exam prior to providing you with a recommended course of treatment, along with any available options.

We make sure to give you a thorough diagnosis by running any test and taking note of any symptoms you describe to us. Treatment options depend upon several different factors, and your choices for treatment may range from bracing to surgical intervention for your back. For your individual needs, you will never be prescribed the same treatment plan as anyone else. We work as long as we can without surgery and only use it as a last measure.

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To understand the different treatments available at your fingertips, you need to figure out what type of back pain you have in the first place. Millions of people across the globe suffer throughout many types of body pain throughout their lives. At Fort Salonga, NY, you are able to find the pain management treatment you need.

The staff at our facility have specialized education and can assess, diagnose and manage various types of pain with their own unique perspectives on treatment.*

There are always new technologies, medical treatment methods and medical diagnostics that our neck and back specialists receive training in for the majority of back and neck pain-related issues.

We treat conditions including:

  • Low back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Herniated disks
  • Shoulder and arm pain
  • Hip and leg pain
  • Radiculopathies
  • Arthritis and joint pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Headaches
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Post-herpetic neuralgia (shingles)
  • Diabetic neuropathy

For nearly every pain-related condition, our specialists each have expertise in the latest diagnostics, medical treatments and advanced technologies.*

We offer Fort Salonga residents treatment options, which include:

  •       Injection therapies
  •       Radiofrequency procedures
  •       Spinal cord stimulation
  •       Intrathecal device implementation
  •       State-of-the-art fluoroscopy and endoscopy for great accuracy and precision
  •       Ketamine infusion therapy for treatment of neuropathic pain syndromes such as CRPS.

Spinal Conditions we can help treat include:

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If you want to successfully rehabilitate yourself, you cannot expect to get better from surgery alone. Our renowned back specialists in Fort Salonga, NY can help you get back to your regular life through physical therapy. No matter the level of surgery you may get, it is especially important not to add additional strain to their back or neck. Physical therapy can aid your movement and mobility, decrease pain, restore function, and limit disability in individuals with injuries or impairments.

Michael Friar, D.P.T., is committed to providing you with the best in treatment because he is NYSI’s trusted physical therapist. Assisted by our staff and taught to you, you will utilize proper stretching, exercise and manual therapy on your road to recovery. Most importantly, you need to be armed with the knowledge of body mechanics, postural awareness and home exercises so you will not need to rely on our services as you get further into treatment. We understand to improve our patients’ condition; we must give them essential information on body mechanics, postural awareness, and exercises that can be done at home. You also help prevent injuring yourself again while in the healing process.

Dr. Friar will help determine what treatment you may need and help you achieve practical goals that you can set depending on your evaluation results. Before beginning treatment at one of our facilities, you will be evaluated by a licensed physical therapist who will analyze your pain threshold, physical reactions and present functioning levels as they affect your daily life. For patients undergoing physical therapy at Fort Salonga, NY, the NYSI provides weight machines and cardio to target strength and endurance training as a whole.


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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) can help diagnose many conditions; it helps NYSI uphold its mission of treating patients with comfort because of its safeness and noninvasive procedures. Through the digital radiology department we are able to analyze images for bone and soft-tissue anatomy to help diagnose many possible conditions you may have..

For our Fort Salonga patients, we offer the high field short bore 1.5T MRI system and Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray, some of the most cutting-edge tech in diagnostic imaging.

This system supports many different clinical applications such as MRIs of the spine, brain, abdomen, pelvis, shoulder, knee, hip, elbow, wrist, hand, ankle and foot.*

We also can help evaluate a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders through New York Spine Institute’s brand-new GE 1.5T system. Our physicians will be provided quality and detailed pictures of anatomy and pathology to do their jobs better.*

MRIs, unlike x-rays, ultrasound or CT scans (Computed Tomography), provide the most visible picture possible when diagnosing your spinal condition.* It is safe, painless and non-invasive through its use of magnetism and radio waves, they have become very valuable for diagnosing a broad range of conditions.

Our main priority is to treat each patient with individualized care and comfort. We provide a relaxing and calming environment with choice of music, earplugs and sleeping mask to make you feel at home.

With your choice of music, earplugs and a sleeping mask, we strive to make the MRI scan feel as comfortable as possible by creating a relaxing and comforting environment for you.

Through the digital radiology department at this facility, the radiologist can analyze bone and some soft tissue by digitizing the images captured. Long Length Imaging is also provided for proper scoliosis assessment.

*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment will vary by patient and condition. New York Spine Institute does not guarantee certain results.


*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment will vary by patient and condition. New York Spine Institute does not guarantee certain results.


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New York Spine Institute is here to provide Fort Salonga patients with personal and comprehensive care. Feel free to contact our back and neck specialists today to start yourself on the road to recovery. Whether you have neck pain or back pain, we are one of the most trusted and respected spine surgery practices in the Greater New York City area.

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