Dr. Dowling is the founding partner of Long Island Spine Specialists. He is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon with extensive fellowship training in spinal disorders and neurosurgery. He is known for his perseverance and commitment to the best possible outcome for his patients by using conservative methods and surgical treatment when indicated.

Dr. Dowling is on the Board of Directors of the New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Catholic Health Services of Long Island. He holds appointments in healthcare and community organizations, lectures both nationally and internationally and has authored numerous articles and book chapters in professional publications.



  • Board certifications

    • Orthopaedics - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Academic titles

    • Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

  • Medical school

    • Boston University School of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook

  • Internships

    • North Shore University Hospital

  • Fellowships

    • Mount Sinai Hospital - Toronto, Canada

  • Affiliations

    • Huntington Hospital

    • North Shore University Hospital

    • Peconic Bay Medical Center

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

763 Larkfield Road, 2nd FloorCommack, NY 11725
877 Stewart Avenue, 1Garden City, NY 11530
400 Montauk Highway, Suite 102West Islip, NY 11795
496 Country Road 111, Building DManorville, NY 11949

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