Comprehensive care for spine surgery, scoliosis treatment, back pain treatment & physical therapy
Here at New York Spine Institute, we strive to give our patients the highest quality of care throughout the New York area including Pleasantville. When you visit us you can be sure you will be receiving the best expert care from our educated and highly experienced specialists. Our staff of physicians are dedicated to improving your health, pain, and getting you on the road to recovery.
New York Spine Institute
Office Address: 360 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 5PM
NYSI is known for its customized care, catered for your unique needs. Through physical therapy, pain management or advanced spinal treatments and surgeries, you can trust our team of physicians to give you expert care.
Our physicians at New York Spine Institute have decades of experience and are some of the industry leaders in complex spine treatment. The team is lead by our medical director, Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS.
When you come to the NYSI, we provide our patients with service options spoken in your given language. Our staff speak a variety of languages including Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German, and Russian.
There are various spine disorders that can cause back or neck pain. You can trust the medical spine doctors at New York Spine Institute in Pleasantville, NY, who are specialized to administer back and neck pain treatment. Some of the spinal disorders that can may be causing your pain include but are not limited to, fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection. Our facility has advanced and state-of-the-art technology that allows us to better diagnosis the main cause for your back or neck pain. With the finding of a thorough set of tests, our team can give you an accurate diagnosis, suggest the proper treatment, and help get you pain free. *
Our top choice for treating back pain is the least invasive approach. Typically spine surgery for back or neck (cervical) is not our chosen method of treatment, as normally this is reserved for patients who have pain after already receiving a previous treatment. If there is a need for surgery, our surgeons operate with expertise and care to give you relief for pain including pinched nerves, spinal cord compression, or mechanical instability of the spinal cord.
Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Pleasantville 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
New York Spine Institute in Pleasantville, NY has a team of board-certified, orthopedic surgeons who can provide unique and specialized medical care to our patients. Our mission is to provide the greater New York City area with great back and neck pain treatment. Our staff of back doctors specialize in spine surgery, but also have years of training in bone and neurological spinal disorders. We understand the complexity of these body parts, and our specialists strive to give you the best service and treatment for your specific condition. *
Scoliosis is one of the most common back conditions and affects millions of Americans. The natural spinal curvature is a front to back curve. Scoliosis refers to the side to side curvature of the spine. Insignificant curves don’t usually cause any problems, but these side to side curves can cause multiple health issues. The problems that can come with large curves are fatigue, muscle pain, back pain, spinal arthritis, or even breathing issues.
New York Spine Institute in Pleasantville, NY is your leading scoliosis treatment center. Our talented and educated team are equipped to deal with varying degrees and types of scoliosis, like common idiopathic or degenerative types. We aim to take a comprehensive approach to treating scoliosis and can provide exceptional care for children and adults of all ages. *
As mentioned, the severity of the spines curvature can impact your symptoms and the choice of treatment. In some cases our surgeons will need to perform surgery. For our patients in Pleasantville, NY and the greater New York City areas, our surgeons are highly-qualified and have years of experience and knowledge. A nationally ranked center, NYU Hospital for Joint Disease is trust to perform these procedures.* Our team is professionally trained, having given lectured around the world as well as publishing many scoliosis treatment pieces. For more details, refer to our Spine 101 section.
Our skilled team at the New York Spine institute serving Pleasantville knows the importance of high quality orthopedic care. For this reason we have joined forces with the esteemed orthopedic surgeons: Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D. These two professionals are extremely talented and experienced in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.
Our spine specialists at the New York Spine Institute provide unmatched patient care to our Pleasantville patients, which covers all areas of orthopedic and spinal medicine.
Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:
The creation of our orthopedic division serving Pleasantville has allowed our center to utilize a shared team approach to all scheduled surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at all of our locations and affiliate hospitals. Through the shared vision of Dr. Corso and Guttman, our distinguished pain management program offers Pleasantville patients unparalleled care, which covers an extensive list of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
Our orthopedic surgeons serving Pleasantville are ready to help you feel like you again. Our experts will take the time to figure out what treatments and plan of action would be best for you and your lifestyle. Everyone deserves access to premier orthopedic care. Our advanced treatment methods and passionate providers, serving Pleasantville, are ready to get to know you.
If you are experiencing ongoing neck and back pain that is affecting your daily life, contact New York Spine Institute in Pleasantville, NY. Our doctors are ready to help in your back and neck pain treatment. Making sure you see a back or neck specialist is especially important, because they have a greater understanding on the complexities of the spine in order to better diagnose and treat a patient. Our professionals will give you a thorough exam prior to recommending a treatment plan, or any other available options.
With the list of your mentioned symptoms, we take note and give you any tests that may help us in finding a diagnosis. The results of the assessment will decide the treatment choices, whether than be bracing or surgical intervention, although there are many factors that can impact your treatment options. We use surgery as a last result, and avoid it with non-surgical back and neck treatment methods. No two cases will be the same, thus there will be individual plans for every patients pain and needs.
You are not alone if you suffer from body pain. Millions of Americans can relate when it comes to having body pain in their lifetime. We have fellowship-trained back specialist who can assist in your journey to relief from pain. Our experts in pain management in Pleasantville, NY can talk you through all of the treatments available to you for your back or neck injury.
You can trust our back pain specialized to give you educated and distinct perspectives in assessing, diagnosing, and managing different types of pain. * At the NYSI, our mission is to provide you with expert, personalized care for your needs.
Our back and neck specialists in Pleasantville has received the highest training in the newest technologies, medical treatment methods and medical diagnostics. They are prepare to conquer your unique diagnosis and are skilled to deal with a variety of back and neck pain issues.
We treat conditions including:
Options for treatment offered in Pleasantville are:
You can trust our specialist, who have years of education in the latest diagnostics, medical treatments and advanced technologies for a multitude of pain-related conditions. *
Simply getting a surgical procedure for your neck or back pain is not enough to get you to fully recover. It doesn’t matter if it is a minimally invasive surgery or a more complex one, you will more than likely need physical therapy. Physical therapy will help aid you in your movement and mobility after surgery, decrease pain, restore function, and limit disability in individuals with injuries and impairments. * Contact the back specialists in Pleasantville, NY if you’ve recently been injured. Physical therapy is very important especially for those patients with a lifestyle that may add additional strain to the injured area.
Our licensed physical therapist Michael Friar, D.P.T., is here to give you expert physical therapy after your procedure. If done correctly, physical therapy can not only help in the healing process, but also help in the prevention of reinjury. We understand that in order to improve your condition, we must provide you with the critical information on how you can improve your body mechanics, postural awareness and give you specific exercises to do at home. This process includes being assisted and instructed with the proper stretches, exercise, and manual therapy for your healing.
Before starting the physical therapy program, our licensed physical therapist Michael Friar, D.P.T., will evaluate individual patients. He will develop a treatment plan and practical goals for you to achieve based on the results of the evaluation. The evaluate will find our the patients functioning levels, pain threshold, and physical restrictions. The physical therapy program combines cardio and weight machines in order to work on strength and endurance training, which is important in the healing process.
The NYSI has state-of-the-art technology which makes us one of the leading spinal surgery practices in the country. We use the Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to give is a clearer picture of your unique situation. This equipment, which is the leader in technology for diagnostics, allows with our diagnostic imaging to help you recieve more individualized care. As allowed by our digital radiology department, the radiologist can analyze high quality images for bone and soft tissue anatomy.
New York Spine Institute a high field short bore 1.5T MRI system and Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray for our patients in Pleasantville, which is state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging.
The high field short bore 1.5T MRI system supports a 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.*
We can now evaluate an even wider range of musculoskeletal disorders by providing high quality, detailed pictures of anatomy and pathology with our brand new GE 1.5T.
The MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) is a great tool that assists our team in diagnosing a wide range of medical conditions. The technology allows for a more comfortable experience because it is safe, non-invasive, and painless. MRI can help to identify diseases in the body that may not be visible in an x-ray, ultrasound, or CT (Computer Tomography).*
Using magnetism and radio waves, the machine produces detailed images that can evaluate different body parts.
Receiving care from the NYSI means you get a relaxing environment for your individualized treatment. We provide you with a choice of music, earplugs and a sleeping mask to make certain that you are comfortable and most importantly at ease.
Our facility also houses a digital radiography department equipped with Long Length Imaging (LLI) for proper scoliosis assessment. The images captured in this department are digitized, making it easier for the radiologist to analyze bone and soft tissue anatomy for diagnosis.
*Certain results are not always guaranteed by New York Spine Institute. The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment, according to patient and condition, will vary.
New York Spine Institute in Pleasantville, NY, serves the greater New York City areas with comprehensive, personalized, and quality service. We have a trust team, who focus on giving you professional care and spine surgery practices. The road to recovery from your back or neck pain can start today. Contact our spine, neck and back diagnosis specialists to talk about your treatment options.