Russell Surasky, FAAN

Russell Surasky, FAAN

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Russell Surasky, FAAN is a neurology specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology in 2009 and specializes in neurology and addiction medicine.Read his story

15 Barstow Rd

Great Neck, NY 11021

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This content was provided by Russell Surasky "Dr. Russell Surasky, FAAN, ABAM, ABPM, is a double board certified neurologist. He is the only physician in the U.S. with this combination of credentials. 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 located in Great Neck, New York. Additionally Dr. Surasky is a national speaker on the topic of opiate and alcohol addiction. 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 and mental health treatment. 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 Treatment For Substance Addictions Alcohol Opioids Nicotine Cocaine Amphetamines Hallucinogens Marijuana Treatment For Mental Health Disorders Overview Bipolar Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder Major Depressive Disorder Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Depressive Disorders Eating Disorders Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Schizophrenia Phobias Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Social Anxiety Autism Insomnia Treatment For Behavioral Addictions Social Media Food Shopping Gambling Sex Internet/Gaming "
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2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Addiction Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

25  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • 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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Languages Spoken

  • English

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4.9

Based on 53 reviews

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Just the best! The most attentive, caring, knowledgeable and as bonus has a great personality!
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Laura Ley – Jul 14, 2018
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Love this Dr. he is truly an amazing human being!! The kindest doctor !! He saved my life!! He is my earth angel!!??
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Tiffany in Great neck, NY – Jul 13, 2018
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Dr Russell Surasky is an excellent Doctor. It’s rare these days to visit a Doctor who actually cares so much about your health not money. He thinks outside the box and makes himself available to his patients. I would recommend him to anyone who truly wants a caring bright personable doctor!!
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Tom Farrell in NY, NY – Jun 27, 2018
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Dr Russell Surasky is the best in the business. He gave me the knowledge and means to kick a very bad opiod habit that has destroyed me for 10 years. And ruined all my relationships I would recommend him to anyone who needs help to save their life. He is available at any hour and will accommodate...Read More
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Ryan M in West islip, NY – Apr 12, 2018
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Dr. Surasky has changed my life. With his expertise, understanding and care, I have been able to identify and overcome issues that have been plaguing me for years. His knowledge of what treatments are needed to best suit my needs is matched by his attentiveness and care. I would recommend him to...Read More
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Sara in New York, NY – Feb 08, 2018
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