Comprehensive care for spine surgery, scoliosis treatment, back pain treatment & physical therapy
The certified team of doctors here at New York Spine Institute provides the highest quality comprehensive care and treatment to patients throughout the greater New York area including those in Bay Shore. Our patients must undergo various evaluations, assessments, treatments and even physical therapy, all of which play a significant role in helping them to recover from a variety of neck and back disorders.
New York Spine Institute
Office Address: 2033 Deer Park Avenue, Deer Park, NY 11729
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 5PM
Providing quality comprehensive care that includes conservative physical therapy, pain management, spinal treatments and advanced surgeries, our back doctors and neck specialists are committed to enhancing the health of all our patients.
Our team is lead by our medical director, Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS who, with our highly reputable back surgeons and neck surgeons, is a true industry leader in treating complex spine disorders and helping patients with their recovery.
Our staff supports multiple languages here at the NYSI including Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian and is focused on a forward goal to provide the same extraordinary services rendered here in Bay Shore and the U.S. to patients across the globe.
With numerous spine disorders that contribute to varied levels of back pain and neck pain some of which include, but are not limited to, fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection, the dedicated back doctors and spine doctors here at New York Spine Institute stand ready to perform assessments and diagnoses as well as design back pain treatment plans for all our Bay Shore patients in need. Armed with a state of the art radiology department and advanced technology that helps physicians to locate the root of any problem, our back specialists provide you with a personalized treatment plan specific to your individual goals and needs and help to get your life back on track.*
If you suffer from chronic neck pain or back pain, then reach out to our certified spine doctors who will provide you with back and neck pain treatment methods to help improve your day to day life. Our doctors prefer the use of non-invasive treatments, but reserve the right to prescribe surgery for those patients who have already undergone other unsuccessful treatments that have left them still suffering with chronic pain generated by pinched nerves, spinal cord compression, or mechanical instability of the spinal cord.
Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Bay Shore patients:
•Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
•ALIF: Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
•Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
•Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement
•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 neck surgeons and back specialists here at the NYSI work closely with all our patients in assessing their pain and each strives to provide the highest quality treatment to all our Bay Shore patients. Specializing in spine surgery and possessing years of advanced training, our neck doctors and back specialists diagnose, evaluate, asses and treat bone and neurological spinal disorders. The neck and back specialists here at NYSI start out with one primary focus to identify the source of your problem and in ultimately provide you with an effective treatment option for your condition.*
There are millions of people here in the United States that suffer with scoliosis, which is a side to side curvature of the spine. When there is a minimal curvature of the spine, typically no additional health issues will surface, but when the curvature is significant there are a variety of health issues that can occur including fatigue, muscle pain, back pain, spinal arthritis, or even breathing issues.
The NYSI and our team of award-winning doctors and specialists have been recognized for our outstanding services, treatment options and commitment to the betterment of our Bay Shore patients and those in nearby towns. Our spine and back specialists are highly knowledgeable and trained in the treatment of all types of scoliosis, including degenerative or common idiopathic scoliosis and, because of their understanding of the overall impacts scoliosis can have on individuals of all ages, offer the same advanced care for both children and adults alike. *
Our entire team of specialists, physicians and surgeons here at NYSI possess years of knowledge and experience at our nationally ranked center, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.* Many of these very same doctors have authored publications on scoliosis and have delivered lectures on the subject across the globe.
The NY Spine Institute has teamed up with esteemed orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D to bring Bay Shore patients the most comprehensive orthopedic care in the area. These professionals are trained and experienced in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.
Our spine specialists serving Bay Shore patients are here to provide care to a whole spectrum of orthopedic and spinal medicine. The level of care you will receive with us will go unparalleled.
Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:
With the addition of an orthopedic division we are able to allow our center to use a shared team approach to all scheduled surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at our various locations and affiliate hospitals. It is through the shared vision of Dr. Corso and Guttman that our renowned pain management program offers Bay Shore patients unparalleled care for a full range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
The orthopedic surgeons serving Bay Shore at the New York Spine Institute are sensitive to the specific needs of every patient. We will adapt consultations and treatments to meet each patient’s individual concerns and needs. We are here to answer your questions in a judgement free environment. Giving our Bay Shore patients the orthopedic care that they deserve is our mission. Our experts are prepared to help you feel like you are in control of your health again.
If you suffer from back and/or neck pain, then choosing to reach out to our professional team will be the first step toward back pain treatment and your road to recovery. Our specialists will conduct an initial consultation to learn more about your medical history and pain and provide you with a personalized course of treatment thereafter.
We analyze and assess your symptoms along with you medical facts and histories, perform necessary tests, and once we have made our diagnosis, we will then provide you with an effective treatment plan to combat your pain which may include bracing and physical therapy all the way out to surgical intervention and a variety of other options in between.
Our specialists and back pain doctors want all our Bay Shore patients to understand the concept of pain management and the role it will play in achieving their health goals. Each of our back pain doctors and surgeons have undergone specialized education which includes assessing, diagnosing and managing various types of pain as well as training in the newest technologies, treatment options and medical diagnostics related to back and neck pain issues.*
We offer all of our Bay Shore patients 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.
We also prescribe appropriate physical therapies here at NYSI to help patients enjoy a successful rehabilitation and quick road to recovery. When patients undergo surgeries, whether minimally invasive or invasive, they must engage in physical therapy for recovery and often times that therapy assists patients with movement and mobility, decreases pain, restores function, and limits disability in individuals with injuries or impairments.*
Our licensed physical therapist, Michael Friar, D.P.T., works closely with all of our dedicated back doctors in their efforts to provide effective, personalized physical therapy treatments which often include proper stretching, exercise, and manual therapy as well as instructions on the use of home exercises, body mechanics and postural awareness, all of which help in preventing injuries from recurring. Doctors help patients to understand the source of their pain, the treatment options available and doctors cannot reinforce enough how important it is to be committed to your PT plan.
The PT treatment plans prescribed by Michael Friar combine cardio and weight machines to target strength and endurance training. Our Bay Shore patients are first evaluated by one of our licensed physical therapists to determine pain thresholds, current functioning levels, and any physical restrictions that may exist before a personalized PT plan can be put in place. Following this evaluation and its assessment, patients are then prescribed their personalized PT plan that focuses on patients forward goals.
Here at the NYSI we have an innovative, state of the art radiology department that includes magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for diagnosing many types of conditions. We are also equipped with state-of-the-art Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray which, like the MRI, is safe and noninvasive. Our digital radiology department allows our back doctors and radiologists to analyze images for bone and soft tissue anatomy.
The high field short bore 1.5T MRI system supports 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 and helps doctors to evaluate a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders.* The MRI has proven very valuable for diagnosing a broad range of conditions which may not be visible with other imaging methods such as x-ray, ultrasound or CT (Computed Tomography).* We are also equipped with Long Length Imaging (LLI) for diagnosis and assessment of scoliosis patients.
Here at the NYSI we strive to provide all our Bay Shore patients with personalized treatment plans that help with their overall recovery. We offer our patients a relaxing and calming environment and allow them a choice of music, earplugs and a sleeping mask to make them feel every bit at home.
*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment will vary by patient and condition. New York Spine Institute does not guarantee certain results.
Our team of highly respected and trusted spine doctors here at the NYSI have earned themselves a spot at the top of the industry charts here in New York City. If you suffer from any type of chronic back or neck pain or are stricken with scoliosis we are the medical team for you. Reach out to our professional staff and schedule your appointment at our comfortable clinic today. We look forward to providing you with all the knowledge, insight, understanding and treatment you need to help get your life back on track again.