Dr. Brett Spain

Sports Medicine
Massapequa, NY
17 years experience male

Locations

Total Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Massapequa, NY

Address

5500 Merrick Road, Massapequa, NY
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 1130am
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Practice website

Fax

5167953036

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicare

MVP Healthcare

Oxford Health Plans

UnitedHealthcare

Total Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Wantagh, NY

Total Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Bronx, NY

About

Bio

Family Practice trained and Board Certified physician with added qualifications and board certification in Sports Medicine. Focus on sports and orthopedic injuries. Interested in platelet-rich plasma injections, concussion management, wellness and injuries in the active and athletic patients.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Sports Medicine

Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Doctor Q&A

91 Answers
7 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brett Spain
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Giving way...: Is a nonspecific sign and does not indicated tears or any other pathology. However, if your pain is worsening it is important to be evaluated by a mus ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brett Spain
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Needs evaluation: If you mean pain when throwing, than this could be a ulnar collateral ligament sprain (ucl), also know as the tommy john ligament. Stop throwing and s ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brett Spain
17 years experience Sports Medicine
Concussion/whiplash: While a headache after a head injury isn't definitely a concussion, it should be treated as such until followed up by a qualified physician. Your neck ... Read More
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4 thanks

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Spain is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Spain is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I've had this for over a year so I don't think it's a strain..I hope my doctor figures it out,thank you!!!!
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Thanks for your quick reply! My surgeon told me in feb I need a fusion but I'm not old enough...
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am going now to see a doctor. Thank you.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

Affiliations

AOA
ACOFP
AOASM
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