Comprehensive care for spine surgery, scoliosis treatment, back pain treatment & physical therapy
At the NYSI, all of our board-certified doctors and back specialists take tremendous pride in providing superior comprehensive care and treatment to our patients throughout the greater New York area including those in Bohemia. Our staff performs evaluations, assessments, treatments, physical therapy, and pain management, all of which play a significant role in helping our patients 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 strive to help patients enhance their overall health.
Our team of doctors led by Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS, our medical director, work together with back surgeons and neck surgeons in determining appropriate care and treatment for patients.
Our doctors and specialists speak and support multiple languages and are focused on a forward goal to provide the same extraordinary services rendered here in Bohemia and the U.S. to patients across the globe.
Here at the NYSI our doctors fully understand that there are a number of spine disorders that contribute to varied levels of back pain and neck pain. Some of these disorders include fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection. The dedicated specialists here at New York Spine Institute perform a wide range of assessments and diagnoses necessary to evaluate patients and ultimately develop back pain treatment plans for all our Bohemia 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 are among the thousands of people who suffer from chronic neck pain or back pain, the certified spine doctors here at NYSI can help. Our doctors administer effective back and neck pain treatment methods that help improve your day to day life. They 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 Bohemia 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
All of our board-certified neck surgeons and back specialists here at the NYSI work closely with all our Bohemia patients in assessing their pain and design treatment plans that are specific to patient needs. Specializing in spine surgery and possessing years of advanced training, our neck doctors and back specialists consult, 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.*
Scoliosis is a side to side curvature of the spine that millions of people in the U.S. and across the world suffer from. When curvatures are slight, no additional health issues occur, 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 doctors and specialists here at the NYSI have been recognized in the industry for their superior services, comprehensive treatment options, effective physical therapy and pain management plans and for their dedication and commitment to the betterment of all their Bohemia patients and those in nearby towns. Our highly knowledgeable spine and back specialists are 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. *
The doctors, specialists, physicians and surgeons here at NYSI have 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.
In order to bring our Bohemia patients the most complete, thorough orthopedic care, the New York Spine Institute has partnered with world-class orthopedic surgeons, Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D. These two expertly trained orthopedic surgeons are here to provide the highest quality of orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.
The NY Spine Institute’s spine specialists are proud to provide Bohemia residents with premier care to all aspects of orthopedic and spinal medicine.
Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:
Our new orthopedic division has allowed our center to use a collective team approach to every planned surgery and emergent, same day medical needs at our various locations and affiliate hospitals. It is in the shared vision of Dr. Corso and Dr. Guttman that our renowned pain management program provides Bohemia patients exceptional care to a full range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
The orthopedic surgeons at the NY Spine Institute are kind, understanding, and ready to help you on your healthcare journey. We will be sensitive to your needs and concerns. It is our mission to make you feel comfortable and understood. You won’t find a more experienced or dedicated group of healthcare professionals. We are ready to discuss our advanced treatment methods with you.
If you constantly suffer from back and/or neck pain that interferes with your everyday activities, then it’s time to contact our professional team and begin your 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.
Treatment includes the analysis and assessment of your symptoms and a compilation of your medical facts and history. Your doctor will also perform a series of tests that are necessary to perform an accurate diagnosis and will thereafter provide you with an effective treatment plan to combat your pain. Treatment plans can include bracing and physical therapy all the way out to surgical intervention and a variety of other options in between.
Pain management plays a very important role in your treatment and recovery. Here at the NYSI our back pain doctors provide insight and data to all our Bohemia patients about pain management and the role it will play in achieving their health goals. 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.*
Patients treated here at the NYSI are offered a variety of 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.
In addition to all the other treatment options and services our doctors provide, the neck specialists here at NYSI prescribe physical therapy treatments that help patients to experience a a successful rehabilitation and quick road to recovery. When patients undergo surgeries, whether they are minimally invasive or invasive, their surgeries must be followed up with physical therapy that is necessary for recovery. Often times physical therapy will assist a patient 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., leads our team of professional therapists and works closely with all of our neck specialists and back doctors. Together they develop a personalized physical therapy treatment which may 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.
Physical therapy prescribed by Michael Friar includes a combination of cardio and weight machines that specifically target strength and endurance training. Our Bohemia patients are properly evaluated by one of our licensed physical therapists and pain thresholds, current functioning levels, and any physical restrictions that may exist are identified. Once this evaluation and assessment is completed a personalized PT plan can be put in place that focuses on patients forward goals.
Here at the NYSI, our is equipped with a state of the art radiology department that includes magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for diagnosing many types of conditions. We are also equipped with an innovative Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray which, like the MRI, is safe and noninvasive. Our digital radiology department provides our back doctors and radiologists with all the tools they need 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.
With a primary goal to provide all our Bohemia patients treating at the NYSI with proper care and personalized treatment plans, our team of doctors want to contribute to the overall recovery of each one of patients. The atmosphere here at the clinic is relaxing and calming and patients are allowed 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.
There are truly millions of people who suffer from back pain and neck pain disorders, which is why here at the NYSI we take tremendous pride in our award-winning services, treatment options and personalized treatment plans. Our dedicated team of spine surgeons and neck specialists are steadfast in their efforts to provide the highest quality and most comprehensive care to all our Bohemia patients and those in the many surrounding towns as well. If you suffer from any type of chronic back pain, neck pain or scoliosis, then reach out to our team today. Give a call out to our staff and schedule your consultation and take the first step on your road to recovery.