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

Surgery Center Affiliations
  • Lynbrook Surgery Center, Lynbrook, 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

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

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

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

Castle Connolly Top Doctors


NY Top Doctor

2018


Top Doctors Long Island New York

Nominated, 2013-2014


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Siba Walker
Siba Walker

Procedure

Right knee replacement

He is the best he did and amazing. I would recommend him to anyone with a bad knee...

Jose Rodriguez
Jose Rodriguez

Procedure

Knee replacement

I am very happy with the work Dr. Germano and  Julie O’lansen have performed. I truly feel 100 % ...

Jack Goodman
Jack Goodman

Procedure

Bilateral hip arthroscopy

When I arrived at Orlin & Cohen I was experiencing severe pain in both of my hips. After conserv...

John Modiest
John Modiest

Procedure

Hip replacement

I can’t say enough, Dr Germano is not only an excellent Surgeon and he cares very deeply for the w...

Pablo Courtade
Pablo Courtade

Procedure

Hip Replacement

I had a motorcycle accident 7 years ago in FL and was told many times by doctors in the ER that they...

Marie DeVita
Marie DeVita

Procedure

Hip Replacement

For 6 years I searched for a surgeon who would operate.  Dr. Germano said he could do it if I lost ...

Tony Stricklin
Tony Stricklin

Procedure

Hip Replacement

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

Lauranne & Barry Turgen
Lauranne & Barry Turgen

Procedure

Knee Replacement Surgery

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

Jim Bendernagel
Jim Bendernagel

Procedure

Hip Replacement

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

James Bernard
James Bernard

Procedure

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
Leslie Wecksler & Pat Daly

Procedure

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
Don Phillips

Procedure

Hip Replacement

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