Posts by Gianine

Dr. Zavarella Talks Back Pain on Telecare

Dr. Zavarella Talks Back Pain on Telecare Dr. Salvatore Zavarella, LINPS Neurosurgeon, discusses the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment options available to people who suffer from back pain. He is joined by Dr. Scott McWilliams of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Care Center at St. Charles Hospital. Learn valuable information about the different
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Dr. Kakoulides’ Virtual Reality Patient Study

Neurosurgical Study Harnesses Power of  Virtual Reality  A study recently published in The Annals of Surgery investigates the effect of an immersive virtual reality (VR) in surgical patient care. Dr. George Kakoulides, a board-certified neurosurgeon at Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists (LINPS), was one of the lead investigators on the
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LINPS Sponsors LI Beauty Ball for Cancer

LINPS is proud to be an Inspiration Sponsor at the second annual Long Island Beauty Ball for Cancer Care. This unique event is the brain child of Mondays at Racine Cancer Care Foundation, an Emmy nominated organization that provides free health and beauty care to men and women with cancer. The Long
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Dr. Mullins Honored at Good Sam Classic

Dr. Kevin Mullins Honored by Good Samaritan Hospital: Helps Raise $265,000 LINPS is proud to have been a part of Good Samaritan Hospital’s Golf Classic, honoring Dr. Kevin Mullins. The successful event raised over $265,000 for the hospital. LINPS will be sponsoring the upcoming Good Samaritan Hospital 54th Annual Ball
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LINPS Workshop Features Spine Surgery Simulation

LINPS  Workshop Provides Innovative Learning Experience  Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists (LINPS) Neurosurgeon, Dr. Salvatore Zavarella, welcomed 20 highly regarded professionals from Block Chiropractic Sports & Wellness as well as area Certified Athletic Trainers (ATCs) to an innovative workshop on Wednesday, July 13th, which included live demonstrations and hands-on
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Dr. Amit Sharma: Top Doctors 2016

LINPS Dr. Amit Sharma Named Top Doctors 2016 Congratulations to Dr. Amit Sharma, LINPS Interventional Pain Management Specialist, for being selected as a Castle Connolly 2016 Top Doctor. This highly regarded peer recognition named Dr. Amit Sharma as top in the field of Interventional Pain Management.  For more information visit:
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Free LINPS/Good Sam Hospital Pain Lecture: May 19th

Free LINPS Community Lecture on May 19th: Hosted by Good Samaritan Hospital Long Island Neurosurgical & Pain Specialists (LINPS) are pleased to be speaking at a free community lecture hosted by Good Samaritan Hospital on May 19th. Dr. George Kakoulides, a board-certified neurosurgeon, and Dr. Amit Sharma, a board certified
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LINPS Neck and Back Pain Lecture Draws Crowd

LINPS Neck and Back Pain  Lecture: Big Draw for Smithtown Community Dr. Salvatore Zavarella and Dr. Diana Besleaga addressed a large audience on Friday, April 15th, as they discussed the proper diagnosis and effective treatment options for neck and back pain. The audience filled the room at the Smithtown Library in Nesconset,
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