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.
Mr. Stillwell is a Board Certified Physician Assistant, who has extensive experience in orthopaedic spine disorders and spine surgery. Kristopher serves as Chief of Mid-level practitioners, as well as, Manager of the medical department at Long Island Spine Specialists, P.C. Mr. Stillwell graduated Cum Laude from St. Johns University, New York in 1999. He began is healthcare career in the ER, and subsequently moved to general orthopaedics. He has been with Long Island Spine Specialists, P.C. since 2001 and has extensive experience in the operating room with complex spinal surgical cases. His passion in caring for people comes through not only at LISS but through his charitable works. He has donated his time and skills with a team, internationally, in performing charitable, life altering, corrective surgeries for children with significant spinal deformities and looks forward to his continued involvement with charitable surgery. He also impacts children's lives in our community as a volunteer leader with Boy Scouts of America. In addition to his passion for medicine, Kristopher also serves as Director of Information Technology for Long Island Spine Specialists, P.C. He is a Microsoft Certified System Engineer and has in depth knowledge of health care related IT. Kristopher oversees the integration of EMR and digital x-ray technology. This provides LISS with seamless patient care throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties. His background is a perfect complement to the advanced technologies utilized at LISS. Degree: B.S.: Physician Assistant St. John's University, Jamaica, New York Hospital Affiliations: St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, Smithtown, New York Huntington Hospital, Huntington, New York Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, West Islip, New York St. Francis Medical Center, Roslyn, New York Peconic Bay Medical Center, Riverhead, New York Professional Affiliations: North American Spine Society American Academy of Physician Assistants New York State Society of Physician Assistants Medical Group Managers Association Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer Cisco Certified- Networking Professional National Eagle Scout Association