You know the old saying, ‘Break a leg?’ Yeah, don’t actually do that when people tell you to — it’s just a figure of speech. But if you do happen to break your leg or any other bone, make sure to get to an orthopedist’s office stat. He or she will cast you up to help your body heal properly so you can be on your way to wherever you were going in no time. So when that happens, go to the Best Orthopedist on Long Island.

2015: Long Islanders Voted Charles J. Ruotolo, M.D. Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

Charles J. Ruotolo, M.D.
5500 South Merrick Rd., Massapequa. 516-795-3033

Long Island is home to many talented athletes, which means there’s a good chance that some of them have required an orthopedist after suffering an unfortunate injury. Dr. Charles J. Ruotolo, who possesses years of experience performing delicate operations, has set the bar high for other orthopedists throughout the region. Long Islanders, whether they suffered a sports-related injury or broke something in an accident, know Ruotolo is always on top of his game. Actually, they declare him The Best!

2014: Long Islanders voted Alpesh Shah, M.D. – Orlin & Cohen Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

1. Alpesh Shah, M.D. – Orlin & Cohen
Multiple Locations. 516.536.2800. orlincohen.com

2. Eric Putterman, M.D. – Premier Orthopedic Surgery
1800 Walt Whitman Rd., Ste. 120, Melville. 631-293-9540.

3. James Penna, M.D.
14 Technology Dr., East Setauket. 631-444-4233. stonybrookmedicalcenter.org

2013: Long Islanders Voted Alpesh Shah, MD — Orlin & Cohen Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

1. Alpesh Shah, MD — Orlin & Cohen
Multiple Locations. www.orlincohen.com

2. Eric Putterman, MD — Premier Orthopedics
1800 Walt Whitman Rd., Suite 120, Melville. 631-293-9540. www.premierorthopedics.com

3. Jeffrey Sider, MD — Mid Island Orthopedics
812 Woodbury Rd., Woodbury. 516-935-1234. www.midislandortho.com

2012: Long Islanders Voted Dr. Jeffrey S. Sider in Massapequa Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

1. Dr. Jeffrey S. Sider
812 Woodbury Rd., Woodbury. 516-935-1234. www.MidIslandOrtho.com

2. Dr. Bradley D. Gerber
36 Lincoln Ave., Rockville Centre. 516-536-2800

3. Dr. Eric Putterman
651 Old Country Rd., Plainview. 516-681-8822

2011: Long Islanders Voted Dr. Richard Obedian in Hicksville Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

1. Dr. Richard Obedian
81 N. Broadway, Hicksville. 516-933-4350. www.drobedian.com

2. Dr. Brad Gerber, Orlin&Cohen Orthopedic Group
36 Lincoln Ave., Rockville Centre. 516-536-2800 www.orlincohen.com

3. Dr. Eric Putterman
1800 Walt Whitman Road, Suite 120, Melville, NY 11747. 631-293-9540

2010: Long Islanders Voted Dr. Richard Obedian in Hicksville the Best Orthopedist on Long Island!

1. Dr. Richard Obedian, M.D.
81 N. Broadway Hicksville, 516-933-4350 www.drobedian.com

2. Dr. David Weissberg

175 E. Main St., Ste. 105, Huntington. 631-351-0295.

3. Dr. Scott Alpert
33 Walt Whitman Rd., Ste. 200B, Huntington. 631-423-4090.