A Second Opinion on Spine Care Will Leave You Fully Informed
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Are you uncertain about a recommended spine surgery or looking for a second opinion after surgery? Are you less than 100% confident about your diagnosis? Would you feel better if you got a second opinion on an MRI reading?
Whatever your situation, a consultation with Harvard-trained, minimally invasive spine surgeon Dr. Daniel Choi will give you clarity on your options. At his independently owned, private practice, he takes the time to really listen and understand your needs before offering personalized treatment recommendations.
The truth is, the field of spine medicine is rapidly evolving. Many spine conditions can be treated non-surgically. When surgery is needed, revolutionary breakthroughs make it safer and more precise with potentially shorter recovery times. And when it comes to technology-led, precision care, Dr. Choi is one of a select group of surgeons qualified to offer advances like robotic spine surgery and the dualPortal technique. He’s also a nationally recognized expert on cervical disc replacement technology.
With your health and mobility on the line, you deserve guidance from a leading-edge specialist. Schedule a second opinion at Spine Medicine & Surgery of Long Island and put your spine in trusted hands.
Meet Dr. Choi
Long Island spine specialist Dr. Daniel E. Choi is a board-certified, minimally invasive spine surgeon. He graduated with honors from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine before completing his orthopaedic surgery residency at Rutgers University. Dr. Choi then completed a combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic fellowship in minimally invasive spine surgery at Harvard Medical School.
After working at a highly regarded Long Island practice for the past several years and successfully treating thousands of patients, Dr. Choi branched out on his own and opened Spine Medicine & Surgery of Long Island. At his modern practice, he takes a high-tech approach and prioritizes patient experience, satisfaction and comfort. When Dr. Choi isn’t busy treating patients, he serves on faculty at the Zucker/Northwell School of Medicine as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of the medical school admissions committee.
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Patient-Centered, High-Tech Care
If conservative treatments fail, spinal fusion can be performed to relieve chronic back pain.
Decompressive surgical procedures target symptoms caused by pressure on the spinal cord and/or nerve roots.
Complex procedures are performed using ultrasonic tools for incredibly accurate surgical cuts. Dr. Choi uses this advanced tool which protects tissue, enhances safety, and leads to less post-operative pain.
Dr. Choi is one of a select group of specialists qualified to perform robotic spine surgery on Long Island. With this minimally invasive alternative to open back surgery, you’ll benefit from better outcomes and an easier recovery.
Using computer-guided navigation, we can plan and perform your procedure in a way that’s safer, easier and more precise than traditional surgery.
During total disc replacement surgery, a problematic disc is replaced with an artificial device. The approach alleviates pain without compromising function or mobility.
What Our Patients Say About Us
”The staff and doctor are great!!!! All questions are answered Thoroughly and the doctor and staff will go the extra mile to make sure needs are met.. & the practice manager and front desk were awesome! So friendly 10/10Jennifer
”Extremely professional and caring demeanor! Dr Choi fully explained my condition and it’s processes in a language I could understand. The staff is just as wonderful and professional as Dr Choi.Rene
”He’s a great doctor he did a spinal fusion on my neck approximately two years ago haven’t had a problem since I would recommend him to anyone.Patrick
”Staff is very friendly. Dr. Choi is extremely knowledgeable and guided me With various types of treatment. So happy I was referred to him. Highly recommended.Francesco