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Russell Surasky's bio
This content was provided by Russell Surasky "Dr. Russell Surasky, FAAN, ABAM is board certified in both neurology and addiction medicine. He is the only physician in New York having this combination of qualifications. Dr. Surasky completed his internship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Queens Hospital Center and his residency in neurology at North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Surasky's primary focus in practice is addiction medicine. Utilizing unique medication protocols individualized to each patient, he provides specialized treatment for opiate, benzodiazepine, and alcohol addiction. This unique approach has helped thousands of patients rapidly achieve and sustain their sobriety. Dr. Surasky is one of the most experienced providers in New York State of Vivitrol, a once monthly injection which blocks addictive narcotics and alcohol from entering the brain. This has achieved rapid and long sustained success in so many patients, including many who have failed multiple prior treatment attempts. Dr. Surasky maintains hospital privileges at North Shore University Hospital of Manhasset, Plainview, and Syosset as well as Long Island Jewish Hospital in New Hyde Park. Actively involved in the medical community, Dr. Surasky is a member of several professional organizations, including: American Academy of Neurology, American Society of Addiction Medicine and the Nassau County Medical Society. He serves as the chief physician and consultant to multiple addiction centers on Long Island. His private practice, The Surasky Neurologic Center for Addiction is in Great Neck, New York."
Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Back Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Occipital Nerve Block
Trigger Point Injection
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New York.
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.
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute Of Technology
Medical School | Graduated 2009
Queens Hospital Center-Internal Medicine
Internship Hospital | Completed
North Shore/Long Island Jewish
Residency Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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