SUSHIL K. BASRA, M.D

Dr. Basra is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon concentrating his practice, exclusively, on spine care. He treats a full spectrum of degenerative and traumatic conditions of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, including scoliosis, kyphosis, spinal fracture, tumors, disc herniation, and stenosis. His expertise is in minimally invasive spine surgery with extensive experience in deformity and revision surgery for complex spinal disorders. His skills and accomplishments in the replacement of damaged discs with artificial discs, as well as, his motion preservation surgical skills make him a leader in the field of spine.

Dr. Basra has a special interest in workplace related injuries and is committed to providing comprehensive and individualized assessment for each patient. Dr. Basra recommends the most innovative, up-to-date, and clinically proven treatment plans. Dr. Basra strongly believes in giving “Back” to the community through free education, offering knowledgeable, informative lectures and seminars to both community and professional groups. He has been featured as an expert medical speaker on radio. He has also published numerous articles relating to treatment of the spine.

Medical Degree:

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, New York

Internship/Residency:

  • Administrative Chief Orthopaedic Surgery Resident
    General Surgery/ Orthopaedic Surgery Resident
    University of Medicine and Dentistry
    Newark, New Jersey

Fellowships:

  • Orthopaedic Spine Fellow:
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Professional Affiliations:

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Medical Society of State of NY (MSSNY)
  • Suffolk Medical Society
  • Society of Lateral Access Surgeons (SOLAS)

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital, Huntington, New York
  • St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, Smithtown, New York
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, West Islip, New York
  • St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York
  • Peconic Bay Medical Center, Riverhead, New York