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James A. Germano, M.D.

"My patients benefit from my in-depth fellowship training, knowledge of cutting-edge concepts and techniques, and passion for providing quality, personal care."
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About Dr. Germano

James A. Germano, M.D., is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedist who subspecializes in total hip and knee replacement, with a special interest in revision arthroplasty. One of Long Island's only hip arthroscopy surgeons, he joined Orlin & Cohen in 2008.

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

Surgery Center Affiliations
  • South Shore Ambulatory Center, Lynbrook, NY
  • Center for Advanced Medicine Surgery Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Professional Affiliations
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Candidate

Medical Education
  • Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY, 2002
  • Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, 1998

  • General Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA, 2003

  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA, 2007

  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA, 2008

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Nominated, 2013-2014

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Tony Stricklin


Hip Replacement

On May 3, 2012, I had hip replacement surgery performed by Dr. Germano. My contact with Dr. Germano ...

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Lauranne & Barry Turgen


Knee Replacement Surgery

For many years, we have been bothered by chronic knee pain. This was becoming progressively worse as...

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Jim Bendernagel


Hip Replacement

After getting numerous opinions from other doctors, I chose Dr. Germano from Orlin & Cohen Ortho...

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James Bernard


Knee Replacement Surgery, Ankle Replacement Surgery

I feel compelled to write this letter of commendation to these outstanding and dedicated doctors. Th...

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Leslie Wecksler & Pat Daly


Knee Surgery, Hips, Groin, and Hand Steroid Injections, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hip, Foot

We are long-time patients of Orlin & Cohen orthopedists and treated at Orlin & Cohen physica...

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Don Phillips


Hip Replacement

I'm a professional speed skater and the pain of osteoarthritis almost forced me to hang up my blades...