The team of professionals here at New York Spine Institute serving Syosset, NY takes tremendous pride in our comprehensive care and personalized treatment plans we provide all our patients suffering with a variety of neck and spine disorders. Our spine specialists are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our patients by meeting their individual needs and helping to improve overall health.
New York Spine Institute
Office Address: 761 Merrick Avenue Westbury, NY 11590
Monday – Friday: 9AM – 5PM
Our neck doctors and specialists deliver customized care and treatment, including physical therapy, various types of pain management and, surgical procedures when appropriate.
Our back and neck specialists together with all our physicians serving Syosset, with their decades of experience and led by our highly skilled medical director, Alexandre B. de Moura, M.D., FAAOS, are recognized as industry leaders for their treatment of a variety of complex spine disorders.
With a variety of languages, including Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, German and Russian, our team aims to provide comprehensive care and treatment services to patients across the globe.
There are many types of spine disorders that contribute to chronic back pain and/or neck pain. The highly skilled medical spine doctors here at the NYSI serving Syosset provide top of the line care and back pain treatment to all our patients, young and old. We treat a whole range of conditions including, but not limited to, fractures, herniated discs, diseased discs, and infection. Together with our advanced technology, the doctors serving Syosset patients are equipped to identify the sources of your back or neck pain. We collect important medical histories that are needed in order to prescribe appropriate treatment plans designed to help all our patients get their lives back on track again.*
Patients suffering from back pain, are ensured that the team serving Syosset is committed to finding the source of your pain and providing the least invasive back pain treatment method that satisfies your individual needs. We reserve spine surgery and back or neck surgery as a last option primarily for those patients who have undergone prior treatments but still suffer from chronic pain caused by pinched nerves, spinal cord compression, or mechanical instability of the spinal cord, just to name a few.
Types of Spinal Surgeries we offer our Syosset patients:
Our board-certified orthopedic surgeons and neck specialists here at NYSI, are steadfast in getting to the root of your problem and providing comprehensive medical care and treatments that meet your personal needs. With a specialty in spine surgery, our back doctors with their extensive skills and training in bone and neurological spinal disorders give focus to identifying the source of your pain so as to determine the best all round treatment options for your condition.*
Scoliosis, which is a side to side curvature of the spine, contrary to the natural front to back curves, is a disease that millions of people here in the United States suffer with. When the spine curves significantly from side to side it can cause individuals a great many problems, including fatigue, muscle pain, and back pain, to spinal arthritis, or even breathing issues.
Our spine and back specialists serving Syosset are equipped to treat both degenerative and idiopathic scoliosis. Recognized as one of the best scoliosis treatment centers here in the U.S., we here at the NYSI give focus to a comprehensive approach to treating scoliosis. We provide advanced care for children and adults alike, since we fully understand the impact it can have on persons of all ages. *
Treatment plans for our scoliosis patients in Syosset will vary patient to patient depending upon the severity of the curvature. In some cases, surgical procedures may need to be performed by one of our dedicated back surgeons. AT NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, a nationally ranked hospital, our highly-skilled surgeons possess years of knowledge and expertise.* Many of our spine surgeons have authored scoliosis treatment publications and given lectures around the world on this very delicate topic.
We have partnered with the renowned orthopedic surgeons Dr. Jeffrey Guttman, M.D and Dr. Salvatore Corso, M.D. to bring our Syosset Woodbury patients the highest quality orthopedic care around. The New York Spine Institute is proud to have these experts, who are experienced in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.
Our spine specialists are the best around. We are here to provide Syosset Woodbury patients with top care, when it comes to all aspects of orthopedic and spinal medicine.
Some of the Orthopedic surgeries we can perform:
Our orthopedic division allows us to engage in a shared team approach to all scheduled surgeries and emergent, same day medical needs at our various site locations and affiliate hospitals. It is through the shared vision and dedication of Dr. Corso and Guttman, that our top rated pain management program offers Syosset Woodbury patients the very best care around, which covers a vast range of injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
Our orthopedic surgeons will be sensitive to your specific needs. We know that every single patient is different. Every patient has different needs and concerns. Therefore, we make sure your healthcare plan is the best option for you and your life. We are committed to providing Syosset Woodbury patients the highest quality treatments around. Our orthopedic surgeons are ready to help improve your health and life.
If you find that you are experiencing chronic back or neck pain that continuously interferes with your day to day life, then we are the team for you. Contact one of our skilled back doctors who is knowledgeable in the complexities of the spine and can discuss a wide range of back or neck pain treatments. Schedule a consultation to discuss your back pain treatment options and get to the root of your back and/or neck problems. At your initial consultation visit, one of our neck specialists will perform a complete examination and analysis to put together data needed to design your personalized plan.
At your consultation we will ask a series of questions in our efforts to gather medical histories and important facts about your symptoms. We will also conduct a range of tests that will also aid us in our diagnosis. In order to design and develop a personalized plan, we must have a full understanding of your symptoms and history. Upon completion of our assessment, we will outline various treatment options from bracing to surgical intervention and everything in between. In determining appropriate treatments, it is the policy here in Syosset to provide a non-surgical course of action for your back pain treatment rather than rely upon surgeries.
Obtaining sophisticated pain management from a fellowship-trained back specialist here at our facility serving Syosset is a positive step in the right direction for getting to the root of your problem and finding a treatment plan to meet your needs. When it comes to diagnosing chronic pain and providing effective neck pain treatment plans, you can always rely upon our team of experts.
When surgery has been the chosen course of action, physical therapy and rehabilitation are an important part of the post-surgery protocol. Even the most minimally invasive surgeries require some level of physical therapy which helps with movement and mobility, decreases pain, restores function, and limits disability in individuals with injuries or impairments.*
Michael Friar, D.P.T., a highly skilled and educated physical therapist here at the NYSI is committed to providing effective physical therapy treatments which include proper stretching, exercise, and manual therapy. He is committed to helping patients improve their health, by familiarizing them with their own body mechanics and postural awareness, as well as offering instruction on how to perform home exercises which, over time, will contribute to their healing and help to avoid a re-injury.
We combine the use of cardio and weight machines to help target strength and endurance training as a whole for those patients who are engaged in physical therapy. One of our licensed physical therapists will evaluate and assess you before you can begin a PT program. This assessment assists doctors in determining current functioning levels, pain thresholds and physical restrictions that may affect daily activities. Once the evaluation process has been completed, Michael Friar, D.P.T., will design and develop a treatment plan specific to your individual health goals.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) are useful for diagnosing many conditions. It is safe and noninvasive, and helps NYSI to uphold its mission of treating patients with high quality 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.
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a highly advanced technology used for diagnosing many conditions. MRIs are safe and noninvasive, and allow radiologists to analyze images of both bone and soft tissue anatomy. Our state of the art diagnostic imaging here at the NYSI contributes to the overall care of each of our patients. This diagnostic imaging equipment consists of a high field short bore 1.5T MRI system and a Digital Radiography (DX) x-ray, with the 1.5T system supporting multiple clinical applications such as MRI’s of the Spine, Brain, Abdomen, Pelvis, Shoulder, Knee, Hip, Elbow, Wrist, Hand, Ankle and Foot.* Here at the clinic, our radiology department is also equipped with Long Length Imaging (LLI), used for performing scoliosis assessments. The high quality, detailed pictures of anatomy and pathology provide insight needed by doctors in their evaluations of various musculoskeletal disorders.
*The effectiveness of diagnosis and treatment will vary by patient and condition. New York Spine Institute does not guarantee certain results.
Our office serving Syosset offers our clients access to a number of professionals among some of the best back pain and neck pain doctors this side of New York. Our doctors are steadfast in their care and treatment of all our patients and continue to be recognized in the industry as one of the most trusted and respected spine surgery clinics in all of New York City. Reach out to one of our spine doctors or neck doctors to set up your back pain or neck pain consultation appointment today.