Dr. Nabil Farakh, D.O., M.D.

Board-certified, New York orthopedic surgeon you can count on when it matters

Dr. Nabil Farakh has more than three decades of experience in the medical field. As a New York orthopedic surgeon at Island Musculoskeletal Care (IMC Bone Doc), he has successfully operated on countless people in the greater New York City area and Long Island.

Learn more about how Dr. Farakh can help you with your bone or joint injury or illness. Make an appointment with Dr. Farakh. Contact our New York orthopedic surgery clinic today. You can reach us online or call 1-888-BONE-DOC (266-3362).

Qualifications and Experience

Education

Medical School - New York Institute of Technology, New York

College of Osteopathic Medicine, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

University of Damascus Faculty of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

Peninsula Hospital Center, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery

Peninsula Hospital Center, Internship in Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Huntington Hospital

Languages Spoken

English

Russian

Professional Memberships

American Osteopathic Association

National Arab American Medical Association

In-Network Insurances

1199SEIU

21st Century

AARP

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Specialties

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional Statement

Dr. Farakh got his M.D. degree in 1986 at Damascus University in Syria. He finished an orthopedic and traumatology residency in Russia in 1992. He actively participated in orthopedic science research and invented an external fixation device for treatment of bone fractures. Then, he got a Ph.D. degree in orthopedics from Moscow, Russia in 1995. After that he was appointed an assistant professor at Kuban Medical Academy in Krasnodar, Russia, where he actively participated in teaching medical students and orthopedic residents.

Dr Farakh had 10 articles published in the most prestigious orthopedics journals in Russia. After his immigration to the United States, he got a D.O. degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2005. He did his orthopedic residency at Peninsula Hospital Consortium where he served as a chief resident from 2009-2010. Dr Farakh joined Island Musculoskeletal Care in 2010. He performs surgeries for treatment of sport injuries, trauma and total joints replacement. He still enjoys educating orthopedic residents and medical students.

Hospital affiliation include Long Island Jewish Medical Center and North Shore University Hospital at Franklin Medical Center, LIJ North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset and Mercy Medical Center. Dr Farakh is a member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Society, Traumatology and Orthopedic Association of Russia and National Arab American Medical Association. Contact us online or call 1-888-BONE-DOC (266-3362) to schedule an appointment with Dr. Farakh today.