Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group Acquires Long Island Bone & Joint Practice, Expanding Eastward Reach

July 18, 2019

Merrick, NY (July 18, 2019) – Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group, Long Island’s leading orthopedic practice, has announced the acquisition of Long Island Bone & Joint LLP, an independent practice offering state of the art, top quality care with offices in Port Jefferson, Riverhead, and Southampton.

Long Island Bone & Joint (LIBJ) specializes in advanced foot and ankle reconstruction, new bone retaining hip replacements, hip arthroscopy and computer assisted knee reconstructions, shoulder care from arthroscopic sports injuries to reverse total shoulder replacements, and a full range of spine surgery.

“We saw a natural connection with the talented professionals at Long Island Bone & Joint and knew it made sense,” said Michael Passet, CEO of Orlin & Cohen. “This will provide the most advanced care and greater accessibility for eastern Long Island patients.”

The LIBJ practice is headed by Michael Fracchia, M.D. and includes Drs. Richard Legouri, Brian McGinley, Richard Savino, John Hubbell, Henry Marano, John Yu, Rasel Rana, June Halsey and Stephen Densen.

Established in 1998, LIBJ was the largest remaining independent orthopedic group serving the eastern Long Island market. LIBJ’s team of 10 physicians brings expertise in almost all of the major orthopedic subspecialties. LIBJ also offers advanced imaging and rehabilitation services that align well with Orlin & Cohen’s strategy at providing comprehensive musculoskeletal capabilities in the markets it serves.

About Orlin & Cohen
Orlin & Cohen Orthopedic Group, an affiliate of Northwell Health, is a 12-office practice that can conveniently meet all patients’ orthopedic and musculoskeletal needs. The practice features a team of board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic subspecialists, as well as in-house advanced diagnostic imaging, neuromuscular testing, pain management, physical rehabilitation and occupational therapy.  The practice includes an expansive and accessible team of physicians including subspecialists in sports medicine, foot and ankle, hand and upper extremities, joint replacement, spine neck and back, neurology, pain management, and radiology.