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."
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 ...

Lauranne & Barry Turgen


Knee Replacement Surgery

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

Jim Bendernagel


Hip Replacement

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

James Bernard


Knee Replacement Surgery, Ankle Replacement Surgery

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

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...

Don Phillips


Hip Replacement

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