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Why should you visit an orthopedist?

Patients experiencing common conditions such as bone pain or the inability to heal from an injury will want to take the time to learn more about the benefits of working with an orthopedist. There are many reasons why a patient might seek help from one of these doctors, especially those at Orthopedic Associates of Long […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2020
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What can I expect with shoulder arthroscopic surgery?

Are you an athlete that regularly participates in sports that involve overhead throwing? Are you experiencing pain and discomfort from an injury in the shoulder area? Do you want to find a solution to your discomfort with a long-term option instead of masking symptoms with over-the-counter pain medications? If this sounds like you, and you […]

  • Posted on: Aug 30 2020
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OALI Urgent Care

OALI is pleased to announce the September 8, 2020 re-opening of its Orthopedic Urgent Care walk-in clinic. Monday through Friday, from 4 – 8 p.m. in our East Setauket office. Staffed by orthopedic physician assistants and equipped with on-site x-ray and durable medical equipment (DME), our walk-in clinic treats emergent injuries from sports, work, or […]

  • Posted on: Aug 21 2020
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When might I require foot surgery?

Your foot and ankle are important to your ability to get around. When you have experienced trauma, injury, or other problems with the foot and ankle, it can cause unwanted pain and potential future problems. At Orthopedic Associates of Long Island, our professionals can assist with a wide range of surgical treatments to address common […]

  • Posted on: Aug 15 2020
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How to prepare for hip replacement surgery

Every year, hundreds of thousands of total hip replacements are performed in the United States. At Orthopedic Associates of Long Island, we understand the need for hip replacement to restore the function and quality of life for many of our patients. A total hip replacement procedure is performed when patients are dealing with significant pain […]

  • Posted on: Jul 30 2020
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Surgery Center

In conjunction with St. Charles Hospital and PrecisionCare LLC, Orthopedic Associates of Long Island (OALI) is proud to announce the PrecisionCare Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC), scheduled to open this fall. This state-of-the-art facility will give OALI surgeons and their patients another option for out-patient procedures typically done in hospital settings. As medical technology increases and […]


When might shoulder replacement surgery be required for a patient?

When the shoulder is impacted by pain, injury, or degeneration, a doctor at Orthopedic Associates of Long Island may consider the benefits of recommending total shoulder replacement surgery. This procedure is less invasive than it used to be, thanks to the advances available in medicine and improvements made with arthroscopes that can greatly reduce the […]

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2020
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How does acupuncture work?

Patients in the Long Island area who are dealing with pain and discomfort that does not resolve with traditional methods of treatment may feel at a loss as to the solutions available to them. Thankfully, acupuncture with the team of Orthopedic Associates of Long Island may be a viable option to reduce or even eradicate […]

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2020
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Understanding scoliosis

A common spine condition that can develop at any age is that of scoliosis. Scoliosis is best described as an abnormal curvature of the spine that results in physical deformity. The spine is supposed to be straight with no curve to the left or right, but patients with scoliosis may have a C or S […]

  • Posted on: Jun 15 2020
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When should I worry about a concussion?

While most patients who experience a concussion or injury to the head will often recover with proper care, many patients in the area of Long Island may specifically be worried about what to look for as a more serious problem. When should rest and recovery be recommended over more serious intervention? When is a traumatic […]

  • Posted on: May 30 2020
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