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Our Offices Serving Brooklyn

If you’re searching for dependable spine doctors with decades of experience, then New York Spine Institute in Brooklyn, NY is where you should go. We offer dedicated back and neck pain treatment for patients all across the greater New York City area.  Our back doctors and qualified staff strive to deliver the best in back pain rehabilitation to our patients.

Brooklyn Office

3907 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11232
1-888-444-6974

Brooklyn Office

2132 Ralph Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11234
1-888-444-6974

WHY CHOOSE NEW YORK SPINE INSTITUTE

Quality Care

Our neck and back specialists customize plans specifically to meet the needs of the patient, whether you require a back surgeon for a severe spinal condition or a mild condition requiring a less invasive approach. We are here to help you feel better, faster.

Industry Leaders

As industry leaders in the treatment of spinal conditions, our own team at NYSI is led by medical director, Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS.

Multiple Languages

At NYSI, we provide services to patients from diverse places around the world. We welcome and support them by speaking many languages such as Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian.

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SPINE SURGERY & CARE IN BROOKLYN

There are various kinds of spine disorders that create back pain or neck pain. These are comprised of but are not limited to, fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection. The medical spine doctors at New York Spine Institute in Brooklyn, NY, are trained to administer highly effective back pain treatment. Our high-level technology enables us to get directly to the source of your back or neck pain. Loaded with this knowledge, we can give you with the suitable line of therapy to help you get back to normal. *

If you are enduring back pain or neck pain, our spine doctors will aim to utilize the least invasive back pain treatment approach. Normally, spine surgery is not the first chosen method of treatment. Back or neck (cervical) surgery is commonly reserved for individuals experiencing pain after having undergone previous treatment. In several of these instances, our spine surgeons administer an operation to give relief as a result of pinched nerves, spinal cord compression, or mechanical instability of the spinal cord.

Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Brooklyn patients:

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
ALIF: Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
•Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement
Laminectomy
Lumbar Disc Microsurgery
Lumbar Inter-Body Fusion
Mobi-C Cervical Disc Replacement 
Spinal FusionTotal Disc Replacement
Total Disc Replacement
XLIF: Lateral lumbar Interbody Fusion

The board-certified orthopedic surgeons at New York Spine Institute in Brooklyn, NY, methodically deliver the best medical care to all of our patients. Our back doctors have a focus in spine surgery, along with possessing years of superior training in bone and neurological spinal disorders. We have assisted thousands of individuals in the greater New York City region who have languished from back pain. Our neck and back specialists work hard to fully identify where your pain is so we can give you adequate treatment for your condition. *

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

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

Millions of people are affected by scoliosis in the U.S. Scoliosis is the side to side curvature of the spine, which is not the same as the natural front to back curves. A small degree of curves doesn’t ordinarily cause any difficulties whereas a larger degree of curves can create many health issues. Examples of these are fatigue, muscle pain, back pain, spinal arthritis, or even breathing issues.

If you need reliable scoliosis treatment, make an appointment at the NYSI in Brooklyn, NY. Our spine and back specialists efficiently treat the different degrees and varieties of scoliosis, like the degenerative or common idiopathic types. Our world-class scoliosis treatment center is one of the safest in the United States due to our comprehensive strategy for managing scoliosis.  We offer comprehensive therapy for both children and adults, as we realize it impacts individuals of all ages. *

The type of treatment for scoliosis put in place by a spine doctor is dependent on the severity of your spine’s curvature. In some situations, our back surgeon will have to provide surgery for our patients in Brooklyn, NY, and the greater New York City areas. Our skilled surgeons hold years of knowledge and expertise at our nationally ranked center, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.* Furthermore, the back surgeons at our institute have presented lectures throughout the world and authored multiple scoliosis treatment publications. For more details, refer to our Spine 101 section.

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Peter Passias, M.D.

Cervical, Lumbar Spine Specialist
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Angel Macagno, M.D.

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

The New York Spine Institute serving Brooklyn is proud to be partnered with some of the best orthopedic surgeons in the world: Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D. They are highly skilled and experienced in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.  

Our spine specialists provide unparalleled patient care spanning all aspects of orthopedic and spinal medicine. Our spine specialists serving Brooklyn are here to give our patients the best patient care around, 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 

At the New York Spine Institute our orthopedic division provides a shared team approach to all planned surgeries and acute, same day medical needs throughout all of our affiliated hospital locations. The collective perspective of Dr. Corso and Guttman in combination with our premier pain management program ensure that our Brooklyn patients received the highest possible level of care. We provide exceptional care for a vast  range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

The New York Spine Institute’s orthopedic surgeons understand that each patient’s situation is unique and different from one another. Our team will craft our process, from consultations to treatments for each Brooklyn patient’s needs. We understand the importance of having orthopedic care providers that you can trust. Through our experience, compassion, and cutting-edge orthopedic treatments we will help get you back to where you want to be. 

Jeffrey Guttman
Jeffrey Guttman, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon
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Salvatore Corso
Salvatore Corso, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon & Co-director of the Orthopedic Surgery at Mercy Medical Center
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DIAGNOSIS OF YOUR BACK PAIN

Don’t experience life with continuous back pain or neck pain. If it starts to keep you from your everyday routine, come to New York Spine Institute in Brooklyn, NY, to be seen by our spine doctors for back pain treatment. It’s necessary to be seen by a back specialist who recognizes the intricacies of the spine when it comes to back or neck pain treatment. Our experts will give you a meticulous exam prior to presenting you with a recommended plan of treatment, along with any other possible options.

We ensure to make note of any reported symptoms, along with furnishing you any exams that aid us in making a diagnosis. There are numerous factors influencing possible treatment options. Depending on our evaluation, your options range from physical therapy to surgical intervention. We tailor each treatment strategy according to your personal needs. Even individuals with identical disorders will most likely be given a different treatment program. We understand that nobody likes surgery and we actively try to avoid it with non-surgical back pain treatment methods.

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PAIN MANAGEMENT

Advanced pain management in Brooklyn, NY, by a fellowship-trained back specialist. Millions of people in the U.S. will experience different types of body pain throughout their lifetime. When it comes to a back or neck injury, it’s crucial to know the various levels of treatments available at your fingertips.

Our neck and back specialists obtain high-quality training in advanced technologies, medical treatment methods, and medical diagnostics for the bulk of back and neck pain-related issues. Each of our specialists has expertise in the latest diagnostics, medical treatments and advanced technologies in nearly every pain-related condition.*

We offer Brooklyn 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.

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PHYSICAL THERAPY

When it comes to a triumphant recovery, you can’t solely have back surgery and expect to feel better. Even after getting a minimally invasive surgery, you need to obtain physical therapy to improve your movement and mobility, lower your pain, restore function, and limit disability in anyone with injuries or impairments. * This is especially critical for individuals leading lifestyles that add further strain to their neck and back. If you’ve recently had a neck or back injury, seek out care by our distinguished back specialists in Brooklyn, NY.

You’ll be aided with and guided on proper stretching, exercise, and manual therapy methods. We know that in order to improve our patients’ health; we must supply them the necessary information on body mechanics, postural awareness, and activities that can be done at home. Not only will these help them improve but it also serves to prevent future injury.

The NYSI merges weight machines and cardio fitness to target strength and endurance exercise as a combination for Brooklyn, NY, patients in physical therapy. Before starting a program, patients are evaluated by our licensed physical therapist. This gives us their existing functioning levels, pain threshold and physical restrictions concerning their daily activities. After obtaining your evaluation results, Michael Friar, D.P.T., will assist you in finding the best treatment along with establishing practical goals for you aim for.

Michael Friar, D.P.T.

Physical Therapist
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IMAGING SERVICES FOR BROOKLYN PATIENTS

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is useful for diagnosing many conditions. It is safe and noninvasive, and helps NYSI to uphold its mission of treating patients with comfort. The digital radiology department allows the radiologist to analyze images for bone and soft tissue anatomy. NYSI diagnostic imaging provides individualized care as well as state-of-the-art diagnostics.

NYSI utilizes tools like Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in diagnosing different conditions. Not only is it safe but it gives us the opportunity to diagnose the cause your pain quickly and efficiently. * The radiologist in our digital radiology department in our Brooklyn, NY office can review the images of bone and soft tissue anatomy easily. NYSI diagnostic imaging permits us to produce tailored care with the use of this advanced technology.

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

The high field short bore 1.5T MRI system can be used in a wide range of 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 brand new GE 1.5T system gives our doctors sharp, precise images of anatomy and pathology to support their diagnosis of a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders.

It has been demonstrated repeatedly that Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is very valuable for diagnosing a diversity of health issues. It is a dependable, non-invasive exam that uses magnetism and radio waves to generate accurate images. Our physicians then assess these images of varying parts of the body for specific ailments. Some of these issues may not have been apparent when using other methods like x-ray, ultrasound, or CT (Computed Tomography). *

Our principal objective is to accommodate our patients with tailored care depending on their condition and level of pain. We strive to provide a soothing environment that is comprised of music, earplugs, and a sleeping mask to help you feel relaxed.

Our location also operates a digital radiography department. The radiologist analyzes digitized images of bone and soft tissue anatomy to ascertain the precise diagnosis. To accurately diagnose scoliosis, we use 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 Brooklyn Patients The Care They Need

New York Spine Institute in Brooklyn, NY, offers world-class back pain & neck pain treatment. Our devoted and profoundly qualified doctors and personnel are committed to treating our patients with back pain diagnosis and back surgery. Helping the greater New York City area, our esteemed spine surgery facility wants to help relieve you of your back pain. * If you’re coping with back pain, don’t continue to endure it any longer. For additional details or to make an appointment for back or neck pain treatment, talk to one of our back specialists, today.

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