The orthopaedic research scientists and practitioners are constantly shedding new light and offering new hope for patients with chronic back pain and other conditions that impact the spine.

Learn more about the ongoing research projects at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research.

Learn more about recent research presented and national and international scientific meetings

Graduate medical education

Residency opportunities are available for future medical professionals who are interested in orthopaedic surgery, including spine surgery. The primary goal of the residency programs is to train and graduate a well-rounded, well-educated orthopaedic surgeon. Comprehensive training is afforded in all subspecialty areas as mandated by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Learn more about available residency opportunities below.

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwell Health

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell’s Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery provides a comprehensive onsite experience in all aspects of orthopaedic surgery, including basic science and clinical orthopaedic surgery with a strong emphasis in basic science and clinical research.

Northwell Health Orthopaedic Institute

The Orthopaedic Institute offers a full range of services — including evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitative care — for illnesses and injuries affecting your bones, joints, muscles, ligaments and tendons.

Take control of your health

It might be time to see a doctor if back pain is affecting your daily life.