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.
2018: Long Islanders Voted The Central Orthopedic Group Best Orthopedist on Long Island!
The Central Orthopedic Group
651 Old Country Road, Suite 200 Plainview, NY 11803
Long Islanders know where to go when they’re in pain. The Central Orthopedic Group and their 14 specialists are unparalleled in professionalism and skill. Trust them for arthritis, broken bones, sports medicine, or any general orthopedic condition. Central Orthopedic has you covered from head to toe. Their facilities include state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging technology to quickly find the source of your pain. Central Orthopedic Group also features a top-of-the-line rehabilitation facility, with physical and occupational therapy experts to get you back on your feet.
With locations in Plainview and Rockville Center (and another coming soon in Massapequa), you’re never far from the road to recovery.
2017: Long Islanders Voted Total Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Best Orthopedist on Long Island
Total Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Multiple Locations. 516-795-3033. totalorthosportsmed.com
The length of time it takes for a bone to heal varies, depending on the injury. But if you want to be able to sleep well at night knowing you had the best people in the business performing surgery on you to correct whatever that injury could be, look no further than Total Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. This extraordinary team has a proven track record of performance, reliability and compassionate care. Whether it’s joint replacement, a knee injury, or an achy elbow, the specialists at Total Orthopedics and Sports Medicine will advise you about the best treatment options available andlead you through it, every step of the way. For all these reasons and many more, Long Islanders voted Total Orthopedics & Sports Medicine the Best Orthopedist on Long Island!
2016: Long Islanders Voted Dr. Charles J. Ruotolo Best Orthopedist on Long Island
Dr. Charles J. Ruotolo, MD
5500 S. Merrick Rd., Massapequa, 516-795-3033.http://www.totalorthosportsmed.com/
Bone injuries are not to be taken lightly. Good thing Long Island is home to Dr. Charles J. Ruotolo, an accomplished orthopedist who specializes in a long list of anatomical issues. Ruotolo’s focus on bone treatment also extends to sports medicine. So whether it’s a slip and fall, persistent pain, or a sports-related injury, Ruotolo’s vast knowledge of the human anatomy makes him The choice for any bone issue. Ruotolo’s resume includes impressive stints at local hospitals, including at Nassau University Medical Center, where he served as chairman of the orthopedics department. It goes without saying—this guy knows his stuff!
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.