Dr. Thomas J. Dowling Jr., MD

Dr. Thomas J. Dowling Jr., MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery | Male | 59 years old

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Care Philosophy

A Comprehensive Approach to Treatment At Long Island Spine Specialists, P.C., we know how debilitating back and neck disorders can be for our patients. We also know that when it comes to treating these conditions, finding the treatment option that best meets each patient's individual needs is perhaps the most important aspect to successfully alleviating or managing back and neck pain. As a patient at Long Island Spine Specialists, P.C. you can be sure that your treatment plan reflects your specific needs and concerns and will be carried out by physicians and surgeons who are recognized leaders in the field. We work as a team to help you effectively manage your condition and improve your quality of life.Read more

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THOMAS J. DOWLING, JR., M.D. Dr. Dowling is the founding partner of Long Island Spine Specialists. He is a...Read more

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in Huntington Station, NY |
Dr. Dowling is a fantastic surgeon. I have been a patient of Dr Dowling since 1994. He has always been so patient with me I have had great results from my surgery. My life has significantly improved I am pain free thanks to him. The staff is amazing and very polite this is the only doctors office that I enjoy coming to. I highly recommend him.
in Bay Shore, NY |
Dr Dowling did my lumbar surgery and it was very successful. I couldn't even walk due to debilitating pain he made sure to get me in right away because of the gravity of my pain I was wheel chaired bound I had my surgery and the next day I was already on my feet walking with no pain. I am grateful to Dr Dowling for giving me my quality of life back. The staff here is amazing and I highly recommend. His bed side manner is superb. He made sure to follow up with me right after surgery.
in Commack, NY |
Dr Dowling is the best doctor I have been a long term patient of his and he has always taken the time to answer all of my questions and after all of these years I am never rushed and I feel like family his bed side manner is like no other and my surgery was a success I come for just follow ups now but it is always a pleasure his medical expertise is superb and I have recommended him to many friends and family
in Holbrook, NY |
This was my first visit with Dr Dowling and I was very impressed he is an amazing doctor he took his time to answer all of my questions from the moment I walked in it was a pleasure from the front desk to the nurse and the back desk even making the appointment everyone there was so happy and polite I highly recommend this office and trust Dr Dowling with my treatment plan
in Hauppauge, NY |
I was promptly taken back to the office as soon as I filled out my paperwork the nurse took my information easily Dr. Dowling within 10 minutes which is fast compared to other dr offices he is always very thorough with me and listens to all that I have to say and he answers all of my question. His staff is very helpful and supportive he is a very skilled surgeon and I highly recommend this office
in Brooklyn, NY |
Dr Dowling is an excellent doctor! He is always very informative and I am always pleased when I come here!! The office is so beautiful and the staff always courteous! I am very happy here! and I highly recommend this office!
in Kings Park, NY |
Dr Dowling is a great doctor who has operated on my back and it was a success. I highly recommend this office
in Port Jefferson Station, NY |
I have been a patient for 4 years. Dr. Dowling is very professional, caring, and thorogh, I always left my appointment feeling relaxed and knowing i was in the best care possible. I never had to worry, i knew everything was ok, with him as my doctor.
in Centereach, NY |
I had my second back surgery with Dr. Dowling as my first, with another physician, did not work. I am getting my life back thanks to Dr. Dowling.
in Kings Park, NY |
Dr Dowling is an amazing doctor he takes his time to explain everything to me at every visit. My surgery with him was very successful and I am doing a lot better now thanks to Dr Dowling. The staff is very nice especially the X-ray tech and the back desk. I highly recommend this practice. I am very satisfied with the care that I have received here.
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