Dr. Brian Durkin, DO

Dr. Brian Durkin, DO

Physical Therapy  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Brian Durkin, DO is a physical therapist in Port Jefferson, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in physical therapy and pain medicine.Read his story

Long Island Physician Associates

635 Belle Terre Rd Ste 209

Port Jefferson, NY 11777
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Durkin's Experience

Dr. Durkin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Therapy
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Durkin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Durkin "Dr. Brian T. Durkin is a Board Certified Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine serving the New York area. Dr. Durkin is experienced in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. He is a member of the Stony Brook University Hospital and the University Hospital & Medical Center Stony Brook. Dr. Durkin was also awarded the Patients' Choice Award and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition."

Patient Testimonials

This content was provided by Dr. Durkin "Dr. Durkin has been great, I consider him a friend. He has been helping me with pain issues and his bedside manner is terrific."
"Good, very pleased, pain relief reached my expectations."
"Dr. Durkin has been great, I consider him a friend. He has been helping me with pain issues and his bedside manner is terrific."

Care Philosophy

"Long Island Physician Associates is a multi-specialty practice providing patients with top physicians in interventional pain management and general surgery who participate in most insurance plans. "

2  Specialties

  • Physical Therapy
  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Grand Canyon University-Bs Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Midwestern University (Az)-Doctor Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Medicine/Dentistry
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Stony Brook University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Durkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Durkin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Durkin to family and friends
26 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Durkin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I have been seeing Dr Durkin for a few years, first at Stony Brook and now at Mather. He has always given me advice that was spot on for my back. Yes, I had to have two sessions of shots that did nothing, but that was insurance protocol. He is not "warm and fuzzy", but he is sincere and honest. ...more
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This doctor is more interested in treating the statistics / what he reads ie what the CDC recommends rather than assessing and formulating his own professional opinion on individual patients. He does what a published document says rather than treating the individual symptoms and side effects that...more
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Great guy! Cares about his patients and skilled.
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Not only Dr. During was the only 1 who relieved my 56 yr old brother in law out of cancer causing pain his last few months of living BUT I feel soo much better with my multiple spine herniation's but I'm on less rx''s & less damage being done to my stomach, liver & kidneys! I was under the care of...more
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Dr. Durkin is a great doctor. He won't give you the warm fuzzies but he knows what he's doing. Four years ago he gave me an epidural that relieved my pain for 4 years. This time around he referred me to a surgeon, giving his honest opinion that my back has deteriorated too much to continue...more
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