New York Spine Institute Spine Services

Spine and Orthopedic Surgeons in Freeport, NY


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


If you’re trying to locate a back doctor with a desire for improving the lives of their patients, then make an appointment at New York Spine Institute in Freeport, NY. With decades of active experience, we continually strive to provide the greatest patient-oriented neck and back pain therapy for residents of the greater New York City area.

New York Spine Institute 

Office Address: 761 Merrick Avenue Westbury, NY 11590

Phone: 1-888-444-6974

Fax: 516-357-0087

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

Quality Care

Our neck and back specialists work with you to find a back or neck pain treatment plan that addresses your symptoms. Our number one goal is to reduce your distress and suffering.

Industry Leaders

At NYSI, we present services for people from various countries. We work hard to accommodate them by offering our services in many languages, like Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian.

Multiple Languages

At NYSI, we provide services for individuals from various countries, speaking different languages like Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian.


If you’re feeling neck pain or back pain, then it is sensible to see a back doctor to find the cause of your suffering. When you schedule an appointment with New York Spine Institute in Freeport, NY, rest assured that you will be in the fully capable hands of back specialists with decades of experience. Our spine doctors are highly trained to work with advanced technologies to identify conditions and effectively heal individuals suffering from back or neck pain. *

Our spine doctors prefer moderate back pain treatment techniques unless the conditions unquestionably demand back surgery. We regularly try to hold off on prescribing surgery unless current treatments have not given any pain relief. If surgery is necessary, our back surgeon will discuss with you the whole procedure. Some surgeries are often done to correct spinal cord compression, pinched nerves or mechanical instability of the spinal cord.

Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Freeport patients:

Don’t wait for your back pain to worsen come to New York Spine Institute in Freeport, NY to be seen by our trusted board-certified orthopedic surgeons. We’ll strive to quickly analyze your condition so we can give you a recovery plan. In fact, many of our patients in the greater New York City area successfully undergo traditional treatment methods that help them heal quickly. These non-invasive methods sometimes incorporate lifestyle changes, yoga, physical therapy, or chiropractic care. Our back and neck specialists will work with you to determine a suitable treatment course.*

Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS

Cervical Lumbar Spine Specialist, Medical Director
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Premier Scoliosis Treatment Center of Freeport

For most, the spine curves normally from front to back but for others, the spine curves sideways. This is called scoliosis, which creates health problems like back or neck pain, fatigue, and even breathing issues. If you’re suspect you might have scoliosis, make an appointment at NYSI in Freeport, NY to be examined as soon as possible.

Treatment methods vary but we always treat all types of scoliosis, like the degenerative or common idiopathic types. Our world-class scoliosis treatment center is highly dedicated to helping the residents of the New York City area. Our spine doctors successfully diagnose and effectively treat scoliosis in everyone from children to adults. *

Our spine doctors review each case on an individual basis. You’re prescribed a treatment plan according to the degree of curvature in your spine. If we can give you a non-invasive treatment method then we completely advocate for this option. If we feel that you should be given back surgery, our experienced spine surgeon in our Freeport, NY office will review the procedure with you. Our minimally invasive surgeries are completed by board-certified orthopedic surgeons with decades of experience and training at our nationally ranked center, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. *

It’s also worth considering that our back surgeons have spoken to many audiences around the world and authored many scoliosis treatment publications. 

Dr. Angel Macagno

Angel Macagno, M.D.

Cervical, Lumbar, Adult & Pediatric Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Specialist
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Orthopedic Care

The New York Spine Institute seek to provide Freeport patients with an unparalleled level of orthopedic care. That is why we have teamed up with top rated orthopedic surgeons. Our surgeons are skilled in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.

Our spine specialists serving Freeport will provide you with the best level of care around. We are equipped to handle 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 

Our orthopedic division is here to provide a shared team approach to all planned surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at our various sites and affiliate hospitals. Our specialists are here to ensure that our first class pain management program offers Freeport patients an unparalleled level of care for a full range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

Our orthopedic surgeons serving Freeport are understanding and compassionate. Our surgeons know that each patient is unique. Therefore, each consultation and treatment plan will be unique as well. High-quality orthopedic care is essential. Freeport patients can count on us to care for them and provide top of the line treatments.

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We feel that individuals suffering from back or neck pain need to be seen by a back specialist before any permanent damage is done. Get an expert consultation from our back doctors at New York Spine Institute in Freeport, NY. Our back and neck specialists will administer a rigorous examination before offering you a list of back pain treatment options.

To come to a conclusion, we combine your exam results and also your list of symptoms. This guides us to the type of back or neck pain treatment choices that are available for you. All treatment approaches are individualized. In some circumstances, our patients require surgical intervention but we strive to employ non-surgical back pain treatment, as advised by your neck and back specialist.


Our fellowship-trained neck and back doctors provide pain management in Freeport, NY.

It’s definitely not unusual for our individuals to see our spine specialists for back or neck pain treatment because literally millions of Americans will experience some type of bodily pain or injury at some point in their lives.

As premier North American Partners in Pain Management (NAPPM), our back and neck doctors apply their extensive knowledge and advanced techniques of evaluating, diagnosing and treating various types of pain.*

To give our patients the best cost-effective care possible, our back and neck doctors undergo ongoing training in the most advanced technologies, medical treatment methods, and medical diagnostics for back and neck pain-related issues.*

Spinal Conditions we can help treat include:


After having a back injury, you might need surgery if more traditional methods don’t make the pain fade. If you have to get surgery by our spine surgeon, then assume you’ll be including physical therapy in your normal routine. You have to revive your range of motion and functioning while also reducing your pain. In some cases, you may be obligated to make vital lifestyle adjustments, especially if your current one contributed to your back or neck pain. Our spine doctors in Freeport, NY manage your rehabilitation. Physical therapy is a highly powerful element of the recovery process.

Physical therapy is a core part of the rehabilitation process that induces healing from chronic pain or after surgery. Michael Friar D.P.T. is New York Spine Institute’s primary licensed physical therapist. As a reputable, skilled healthcare professional, he is dedicated to reducing pain and healing his patients through meticulously planned workouts that include conditioning, stretching, and strengthening exercise techniques.

At NYSI, our back specialists come up with an exercise schedule to aptly meet the needs of the patient, as well as taking into deliberation their personal targets. Before letting them start their rehab plan with cardio and weight training machines, our Freeport, NY patients must be evaluated by our licensed physical therapist, Michael Friar, D.P.T. Each routine’s intensity level depends on the severity of their pain and current health.

Michael Friar, D.P.T.

Physical Therapist
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The specialists at NYSI in Freeport, NY are regularly adapting to the ever-changing advancements in technology. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) helps the doctors analyze different medical conditions. It’s a safe and efficient tool that gives us a high-quality image. *  The radiologists in our digital radiology department use MRIs to examine the pictures of bone and soft tissue anatomy. NYSI advanced diagnostic imaging provides us with the opportunity to give our patients the right type of treatment from the start.

New York Spine Institute uses technologically advanced diagnostic imaging: a high field short bore 1.5T MRI system and Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray for our patients in Freeport, NY.

The high field short bore 1.5T MRI system can be used in various clinical applications including but not limited to MRI’s of the Spine, Brain, Abdomen, Pelvis, Shoulder, Knee, Hip, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Ankle, and Foot. *

New York Spine Institute’s new GE 1.5T system gives our spine doctors excellent, detailed images of anatomy and pathology to support their assessment of an extensive range of musculoskeletal disorders.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) has been confirmed to be a safe and helpful tool allowing physicians to distinguish different back and neck conditions. It uses magnetism and radio waves to construct exact images. Our physicians then assess these images for specific diseases or other issues. MRI works when other types of methods, like x-ray, ultrasound, or CT (Computed Tomography), do not succeed. *

We aim to deliver excellent back, neck and spine therapy by making sure you are as relaxed as possible during your visit. We offer an array of music, earplugs, and a sleeping mask to help you feel at home.

Our radiologists in our digital radiography department make use of advanced digitized photos of bone and soft tissue anatomy when they identify different conditions. A scoliosis diagnosis is determined through the use of Long Length Imaging (LLI).

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

Alexandra Inglima

MRI Technologist
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Providing Our Freeport Patients The Care The Need

If you suffer from back pain or sustained an injury to your spine, speak with one of our experienced back specialists regarding treatment possibilities that could benefit you at New York Spine Institute in Freeport, NY. While we are located in Freeport, NY, our back and spine doctors happily provide services for the greater New York City area. With our exceptional back surgery technology, our patient-focused care, and decades of knowledge, you can rest easy when you obtain care from our medical team. Stop suffering from the pain and schedule your appointment with our spine doctors, today.

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