Our Office Serving Commack

Looking for an expert spine or neck specialist in Commack? 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. They’re are also kind, patient, and caring. Come on down and we will help you with any of your spine needs.

New York Spine Institute 

Office Address:
312A Commack Road Commack, NY 11725

Other Long Island Offices:
2033 Deer Park Avenue Deer Park, NY 11729

WHY CHOOSE NEW YORK SPINE INSTITUTE

Quality Care

Nobody’s anatomy, lifestyle, and medical history are exactly the same. So we believe that their treatment shouldn’t be either. We offer all sorts of tailor-made services ranging from physical therapy to pain management. We even offer more advanced spinal treatments such as surgeries.

Industry Leaders

New York Spine Institute is led by Alexandre de Moura, M.D., FAAOS. An internationally recognized leader, de Moura is one of the main experts in his field. Every spine and back specialist he leads has decades of experience and training as well.

Multiple Languages

Don’t speak English? Feel more comfortable in another language? Not an issue. At New York Spine Institute we have bilingual neck and back doctors. Whether you need treatment in Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, or Russian, we have you covered.

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SPINE SURGERY & CARE IN COMMACK, NY

There can be many causes of back or neck discomfort. Spine issues can be caused by everything from a fracture, a herniated or diseased disc, or even an infection. When you come to New York Spine Institute, we use science to solve your mystery. All of our spine and neck specialists are trained in the best medical practices. We will diagnose you using only the best scientific practices. After that, we’ll prescribe a reasonable and medically accepted treatment. That way, you can be back on your feet as soon as possible.*

When you come to New York Spine Institute in Long Island, you do not need to worry about being pushed into surgery. Only a small number of patients will end up needing it. Generally, we perform surgery only after other neck or back treatments have failed. Our surgery is also mostly designed to benefit patients who suffer from pinched nerves and therefore extreme chronic back pain.

Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Commack 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 
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Total Disc Replacement
XLIF: Lateral lumbar Interbody Fusion

At New York Spine Institute in Long Island, 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 treat you with kindness. They’ll patiently listen to your symptoms, possible factors, and any concerns you may have. They will answer any questions and help you understand your condition as best as possible. 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. And when you come to us, you will become one of them.

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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 Commack

New York Spine Institute offers our patients in Commack treatment for a range of scoliosis conditions. We cover common idiopathic scoliosis as well as more congenital and iatrogenic conditions. Whether you are an adult or child, our nationally recognized back experts will be here for you. All of our doctors off a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach. That way, you can have more a speedy recovery.*

While we preform do surgery on many patients, our surgery practices are still top-notch. All of our spine surgeons are experts in their field. They have given lectures throughout the world and authored multiple scholarly publications regarding the matters of the spine. 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  

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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 is here to bring our Commack patients the most all encompassing orthopedic care. To do this, we have partnered with the exceptional orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D. They are highly trained in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.

Our spine specialists serving Commack provide unparalleled patient care covering 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 creation of our orthopedic division allows the New York Spine Institute to provide a shared team perspective to all of our planned surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at our multiple locations and affiliate hospitals. With the shared vision of Dr. Corso and Guttman, our top rated pain management program offers Commack patients unparalleled orthopedic care for a full range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.

Our orthopedic surgeons serving Commack are understanding of all patient needs. We will tailor our treatments and other services to fit your needs. It is our goal to make sure you are comfortable and ready to begin your orthopedic care. Our treatments and knowledge goes unparalleled. We are ready to embark on this journey towards a healthier you.

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

Neck pain and back issues can be debilitating to your life. It can cause you to miss work, school, or obligations with loved ones. We know you want to have it solved as soon as possible – Medically and accurately. 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 diagnose you. Then, they will present you with customized treatment for your back or neck pain. That way, you can be on your way to recovery in no time.

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. We strongly believe that since each individual is different, that their treatment also needs to be different. 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. Our back specialists will always listen carefully to your medical history, symptoms, and experiences. Before making any diagnoses or recommendation, we will test you thoroughly and completely. 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.

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PAIN MANAGEMENT

Advanced pain management from a fellowship-trained specialist for our Commack patients.

A majority of American adults suffer from some degree of chronic pain in their lifetime. Chances are, you are one of them and you want to know your treatment options.

All of our pain management specialists have decades of training and expertise. We only hire the best. We want to make sure you get the best care possible with us.

Some of the treatment options we offer for our Commack patients are

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

If you are suffering from chronic back or neck pain, you probably want a solution that is both minimally invasive and non-surgical. If you have suffered from any sort of musculoskeletal and orthopaedic injury, those are more than just buzzwords for you. They affect your entire life. Thankfully, our patients in the Commack area now have access to our world-class licensed physical therapist – Michael Friar.

Physical therapy can help decrease pain, restore function, and prevent disability. It can also help encourage mobility in those with injuries or impairments. 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 in Long Island also offers an array of weight machines for our patients to practice on. But the focus of physical therapy is at home. You will get a personalized routine to practice. That way, you can help your recovery and prevent relapses.

The first step in our process is to be evaluated one of our licensed physical therapists. They will assess your current level of function and pain intensity. They will also consider how much your pain affects your day-to-day life. Then, our resident Michael Friar, D.P.T. will suggest  treatment options available to the patient. With him, you will try to set realistic goals and work to develop the most optimal regimen.

Michael Friar, D.P.T.

Physical Therapist
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IMAGING SERVICES FOR COMMACK PATIENTS

The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) machine was invented in 1977 and has since revolutionized medical practices everywhere. It is a useful, non-invasive, and safe way to help diagnose conditions. Our MRI machine in Commack will give our doctors the tools that they need to analyze your bones and soft tissue anatomy.

Our office for our Commack patients have 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!

New York Spine Institute’s brand-new GE 1.5 system will also 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. That way, they can try 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. It’s a very sensitive part of the anatomy and it is difficult to know who to trust with it. But we care deeply about our patients. We want you to have a positive experience with us and feel at home. So we have made our office as calming as possible. When you come here, you will have access to relaxing music, earplugs, and even sleeping masks.

Our office for our Commack patients is even outfitted with its own 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.

*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 Commack Patients The Care They Need

If neck pain is affecting your life, then we would be happy to help you with it. 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.

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