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Alfred F. Faust, M.D.

"In many aspects of life, 'less is more' and that is particularly true when addressing surgical conditions of the spine."
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About Dr.Faust

Dr. Alfred Faust is the Chief of Spine Surgery at Orlin & Cohen and Northwell-LIJ Valley Stream Hospital. He specializes in all structural disorders of the spine with a particular interest and expertise in minimally invasive techniques.


Hospital Affiliations
  • Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, Valley Stream, NY
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Mount Sinai South Nassau, Oceanside, NY

Surgery Center Affiliations
  • Lynbrook Surgery Center, Lynbrook, NY

Professional Affiliations
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

Medical Education
  • Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, 1998

Internships
  • General Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 1999

Residency
  • Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 2003

Fellowships
  • Spine and Joint Replacement, Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, Baltimore, MD, 2004

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Donna Rant
Donna Rant

Procedure

Discectomy

Back in 2008 I had recently lost my husband suddenly and had a 7-year old son. In May of that year I...

Jessica Wallace
Jessica Wallace

Procedure

Pain management- Trigeminal nerve block

I came to see Dr. Fisch on several occasions. He was very conscientious and thoughtful about my cond...

Bernadette Dyer
Bernadette Dyer

Procedure

Back pain

I was experiencing severe back pains and made an appointment with Dr Faust. We spoke, had an MRI don...

Carol McCarthy
Carol McCarthy

Procedure

First Appointment

I would very much like to tell you about my first experience with Orlin and Cohen. I first arrived f...

Les Konopka
Les Konopka

Procedure

Spine Fusion

Back in 2016, I was rear ended by a distracted teen driver. I have been through several ablations, p...

Keith Henderson
Keith Henderson

Procedure

Laminoforaminotomy L4-L5

Dr. Faust came highly recommended to us and we were so impressed with his knowledge, professionalism...

Tawanda Bush
Tawanda Bush

Procedure

Discectomy

I slipped and fell in March of 2008, and in August I started having numbness in my right arm and tin...

Jennifer Sweet
Jennifer Sweet

Procedure

Spine

I became a patient of Dr. Faust in 2006 when he was practicing in Princeton, NJ. I had been sufferin...

Laurie Jackson
Laurie Jackson

Procedure

Pain Management

I came to Orlin & Cohen after a car accident 5 1/2 years ago that left me with multiple herniate...

Samantha Noah
Samantha Noah

Procedure

Spinal Surgery

A car accident in my early 20s left me with a herniated disc in my lower back. My entire world wa...

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