Russell Surasky, DO, FAAN is a Board Certified neurologist. He attended medical school at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine where he received honors in multiple specialties including psychiatry, family practice and surgery. He completed his internship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Queens Hospital Center and his residency in neurology at North Shore University Hospital.
Dr. Surasky’s primary focus is on addiction medicine and the management of chronic pain syndromes. Utilizing a combination of osteopathic manipulation, auricular therapy, pulse stimulation, medications and injections, he offers patients a highly successful combination of tools to get better. Uniquely he also uses Vivitrol, a once monthly injection which blocks addictive narcotics and alcohol from ever entering the brain.
Additionally, Dr. Surasky provides neurologic care as part of a collaborative team of pain physicians at the Levittown Health Center. He also serves as the medical director of Great Neck Medicine – a hyperbaric oxygen treatment center. Actively involved in the medical community, Dr. Surasky is a member of several professional organizations, including: American Academy of Neurology, American Society of Addiction Medicine, Nassau County Medical Society, and American Osteopathic Association.
Patient Reviews and Recommendations for Dr. Russell Surasky, DO, FAAN
Patient reviewed onNovember 16th, 2017
Doctor Russell was very professional and knowledgeable. What I really liked was that he wasn’t in a rush like some doctors. He listened to me and asked me many questions and then he examined me. I am extremely happy and glad that I chose him as my neurologist.
Patient reviewed onMay 9th, 2017
Great doctor! Dr. Russell was very thorough in evaluating the problem, gave many useful recommendations and explained possible causes in my situation. The office staff was extremely helpful and friendly.
Patient reviewed onOctober 13th, 2016
Dr. Surasky is an excellent Doctor . I never met a doctor quite like him . He really knows what he's doing . He's full of knowledge & really helped me w/ my addiction & is very compassionate . I'm so glad I was sent to him & will continue to see him .
Patient reviewed onJuly 24th, 2015
Staff is very friendly and professional Doctor very attentive and caring.
Patient reviewed on May 15th, 2015
I am very happy with my visit. Dr. Russel Surasky's staff is very pleasant and accomodating. Dr. Surasky is very knowledgeable in his field. And took the time out to explain and answer all my questions. I was very happy with my appointment and recommend Dr. Surasky to others.