Alfred F. Faust, M.D.
Dr. Faust joined Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group in 2008 and is a key member of our spine, back and neck care team. He is fellowship-trained in spine and joint replacement from the prestigious Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System and also completed their advanced specialty program in geriatric orthopedics. A published author and frequent lecturer, one of Dr. Faust's scientific papers earned the 2002 International Olympic Committee Medical Award at the American College of Sports Medicine Conference.
He is board-certified and a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. He combines a personal, care-focused approach with extensive research experience in leading orthopedic biomechanics.
Dr. Faust's quote, "The science and technology of spine surgery and joint replacement are advancing rapidly. We've also seen major advancements in diagnostic imaging. However, the key components to successful care remain an accurate history-taking and physical exam and a reliable interpretaton of those imaging studies and application of proven technology."
South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY
Surgery Center Affiliations:
South Shore Ambulatory Surgery Center, Lynbrook, NY
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
North American Spine Society
New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, 1998
General Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 1999
Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 2003
Spine and Joint Replacement, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 2004