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Brian N. Morelli, M.D

"My goal as a physician is to educate the patient about their condition. When managing spine conditions, especially, a conservative step-wise approach is often best."
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About Dr. Morelli

Brian N. Morelli, M.D., is a board-certified, fellowship-trained spine specialist who has written, researched, and presented on a variety of orthopedic topics, including low-level fall spinal fractures in older patients, a review of Cauda Equina Syndrome, spinal implants, and recovery outcomes of obese vs. non-obese patients. Before joining Orlin & Cohen, Dr. Morelli was an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery in the department of general orthopedics & spine surgery at Stony Brook University Medical Center in Stony Brook, NY.

Hospital Affiliations
  • Mather Hospital, Port Jefferson, NY
  • South Shore University Hospital, Bay Shore, NY
  • Huntington Hospital, Huntington, NY
  • Peconic Bay Medical Center, Riverhead, NY

Professional Affiliations
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • Medical Society of the State of New York

Licensures & Certifications
  • New York State Medical License
  • Board of Orthopedics Surgery Certification

Undergraduate Education
  • Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1999

Medical Education
  • New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, 2003

  • Orthopedic Surgery, Stony Brook University Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY, 2008

  • Adult & Pediatric Spine Surgery, the Spine Institute of New York at Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, 2009

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