Comprehensive care for spine surgery, scoliosis treatment, back pain treatment & physical therapy
OUR OFFICE SERVING HUNTINGTON
Do you have neck problems? Spine issues? Looking for a decent specialist and can’t seem to find one? Look no further. New York Spine Institute in Deer Park, NY has the best spine and neck doctors in greater New York. They have decades of training and are here help you every step of the way on your road to recovery. In addition to their expertise, they are also kind, patient, and caring. Come on down and we will help you with any of your spine needs.
Nobody’s anatomy, lifestyle, and medical history is exactly the same. So why should their treatment be? That is why all of our care is customized specifically to you and your needs.
The Spine Institute in Huntington, NY is led by Alexandre de Moura, M.D., FAAOS. de Moura is an internationally recognized leader in disorders of the spine and is one of the main experts in his field.
We understand that the world is expanding rapidly and multiculturalism is important. That is why we have bilingual neck and back doctor who speak Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian.
SPINE SURGERY & CARE IN HUNTINGTON, NY
There can be many causes of back or neck pain. You could have a fracture, a herniated or diseased disc, or even an infection. But when you come to New York Spine Institute, we try to get to the bottom of what is causing that pain. All of our spine and neck specialists are medically trained and will diagnose you using best practices. After that, we’ll prescribe a scientifically based and medically accepted treatment. That way, you can be back on your feet as soon as possible.*
Spine surgery or neck surgery is only needed for a small number of patients. So if you are worried about surgery, then you are unlikely to specifically need it. Generally, we perform surgery only after other neck or back treatment has failed. They’re designed to benefit patients who suffer from pinched nerves and therefore chronic extreme back pain.
Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Huntington patients:
For our patients in Huntington, all of our neck and back doctors have received advanced training in bone, nervous, and neurological disorders of the spine. They are board certified and will always extend the highest courtesy to you. They’ll patiently listen to your symptoms, possible factors, and any questions you may have. They will explain your diagnoses to you and their thoughts on treatment. Our back doctors have helped thousands across the New York area with their back pain.
New York Spine Institute in Deer Park offers treatment for a range of scoliosis conditions. We cover everything from common idiopathic scoliosis to congenital and iatrogenic conditions. Whether you need pediatric or adult care, our nationally recognized back experts will be here for you. We offer a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach that will help you through a speedy recovery and back to health.*
Getting surgery for any condition can be scary. But when you choose to have it done at New York Spine Institute, you know you shouldn’t have to worry. All of our spine surgeons are experts in their field. They have given lectures throughout the world and authored multiple scholarly publications regarding the matter. They also regularly perform surgeries at nationally-ranked hospitals like The NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. If you want more information on scoliosis, please visit our Spine 101 Section.
To provide our Huntington patients the most extensive orthopedic care, the New York Spine Institute has partnered with the esteemed orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Dylan O’Rourke and Dr. Alexios Apazidis, M.D. These two are expertly trained in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.
The New York Spine Institute’s spine specialists serving Huntington provide the highest quality patient care. We are here to help with all areas of orthopedic and spinal medicine.
Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:
Rotator Cuff Repair
Shoulder Arthroscopy and Decompression
Soft Tissue Repair
The creation of an orthopedic division has allowed our center to utilize a shared team approach to every planned surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs for all of our various locations and affiliate hospitals. With the shared goals of Dr. O’Rourke and Apazidis, our premier pain management program provides Huntington patients with the best care around. This includes a range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
Our expert orthopedic surgeons serving Huntington know that every patient is different. While under our care you will receive customized consultations and treatments to meet your specific needs. We are here to listen to all of your questions and concerns. We will always work to accommodate you to the best of our ability. Everyone deserves good, reliable orthopedic care. Through the knowledge of our experts and advanced treatments, we will help Huntington patients regain their confidence and feel like themselves again.
Neck pain and back issues can be debilitating to your life – Particularly when you work in a laborious job. If you’re having issues, make sure you come to New York Spine Institute in Deer Park. Only doctors like ours can understand the intricacies of the neck and spine and provide appropriate solutions. After you tell our neck and back surgeons about your symptoms, they will be able to accurately diagnose you. Then, they will present you with customized treatment for your back or neck pain.
We strongly believe that since each individual is different, that their treatment also needs to be different. Everybody’s anatomy is different and what works for one person may not work for another. Even two people with similar disorders and symptoms may require two different treatment options. So when you come to us, we’ll take everything into account to give you the best treatment possible.
We want to find out the exact cause of your back pain or neck discomfort. When working with patients in Huntington, our back specialists will always listen carefully to your medical history, symptoms, and experience so far. We care about our patients and want what is best for them. That is why we will test you thoroughly and completely before making any recommendation. And while we are a surgical practice, we do not always favor neck or back surgery. Whenever we can, we will always recommend the non-surgical option first.
A majority of American adults suffer from some degree of chronic pain in their lifetime. If and when you become one of them, you will want to know about your treatment options.
Each of our specialists has expertise in the latest diagnostics, medical treatments and advanced technologies in nearly every pain-related condition.*
We offer treatment options, which include:
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.
On your road to recovery, you ideally want a solution that is both minimally invasive and non-surgical. If you have suffered anything from a mild or extreme musculoskeletal and orthopaedic injury, those are more than just buzzwords for you. Thankfully, our patients in the Huntington area now have access to our world-class licensed physical therapist – Michael Friar D.P.T
Physical therapy is helpful in decreasing pain, restoring function, and preventing disability. It also helps to encourage mobility in those with injuries or impairments. It is based on exercises that you can do at home and commitment to them. Common exercises include those based on stretching, modalities, and manual therapy. Patients are also taught proper body mechanics and postural awareness. New York Spine Institute also offers an array of weight machines to improve strength, endurance, and more.
When you come here, you will first be evaluated by one of our licensed physical therapists. They will assess your current level of function and pain intensity. They will also consider your lifestyle and how much your pain affects it. Then, our resident Michael Friar, D.P.T. will present the treatment options available to the patient. At our practice, we always strive to set realistic goals with our patients and work to develop the most optimal regimen.
The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine was invented in 1977 and has since revolutionized medicine. It is a useful, non-invasive, and safe way to help diagnose conditions. Our MRI machine will give our doctors the tools that they need to analyze your images for bone and soft tissue anatomy.
Our office in Deer Park has state of the art and technologically advanced diagnostic tools. In addition to our 1.5 MRI system, we also have a Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray.
Our high-field short bore 1.5 MRI system supports many clinical situations. We can do MRI scans of the spine, brain, abdomen, pelvis, shoulder, knee, hip, elbow, wrist, ankle, and even the foot!
Best yet: New York Spine Institute’s brand-new GE 1.5 system will provide our physicians with their best images yet. With this system, our doctors will be able to see high-quality and detailed pictures of your condition. With these pictures, they will be able to more accurately diagnose and eventually treat your neck pain.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a medical imaging tool. It uses magnetism and radio waves to produce detailed images of the body. It is extremely safe, non-invasive, and helpful to physicians. Many times, an MRI scan will pick up the presence of a certain disease when other tools such as x-rays cannot.
We know that spine and neck treatment can be scary. But we care deeply about our patients and do not want them to be nervous in our office! As a result, we have made our office in Huntington as calming as possible. When you come here, you will have access to relaxing music, earplugs, and even sleeping masks.
Our office in Huntington is even outfitted with its digital radiology department. In this part of our practice, the images are digitized and radiologists can analyze bone and soft tissue. As part of this, we also offer Long Length Imaging (LLI) for proper scoliosis assessment.
Providing Our Huntington Patients The Care They Need
If you have back pain or neck problem, look no further than New York Spine Institute in Deer Park, NY. We are one of the most respected spine practices in the New York City area. All of our care is fully comprehensive and specific to your lifestyle and condition. After all, your life is unique. Your treatment should be too. Contact your spine or back specialist today and start yourself on the road to recovery. It will be our honor to help you.