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Sports Medicine & Spine Rehabilitation, P.C.
160 N. Franklin Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

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Sports Medicine & Spine Rehabilitation, P.C
2131 Merrick Road
Merrick NY 11566

Sports Medicine & Spine Rehabilitation, P.C

990 Westbury Rd.,
Suite 201
Westbury, NY 11590

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or call today at 1-800-949-6100 for more information.

Specialty Services

  • Complimentary transportation provided
  • State of the art rehabilitation center
  • Latest treatments/modalities
  • Pain management - trigger point injections
  • Fluoroscopy - Epidural Steroid Injections (ESI)
  • Prolotherapy
  • Multi-lingual staff

Pain Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders:

  • Back and Leg Pain (Herniated Disc / Stenosis)
  • Cervical Radiculopathy - A herniated (slipped) disk
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Compression Fractures
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disorders of Cervical and Lumbar Spine
  • Disc Herniations (Cervical /Lumbar / Thoracic)
  • Failed Back
  • Fractures
  • Infections
  • Inflammatory Conditions
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Neck Pain From Whiplash
  • Neck and Arm Pain (Herniated Disc / Stenosis)
  • Radiculopathy (Cervical / Lumbar)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Cervical Spine
  • Spinal Stenosis (Cervical / Lumbar)
  • Spondylolysis / Spondylolisthesis
  • Sciatic nerve tumor or injury


New York College of Osteopathic Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; American Academy of Pain Management


Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine of NYU Medical Center

Call: 1-800-949-6100

A workplace injury can be very stressful and can not only affect one's health, finances but family home life as well.

Dr. Gregorace offers orthopedic care and rehabilitation for employees hurt on the job. The goal is not only to heal our clients but get them back to work.

Dr. Gregorace understands the workers compensation system and can provide all the information a patient needs to file his or her claim.

*Same Day and Evening Appointments
*Spinal Rehabilitation
*Most insurance plans accepted


  • Physiatry - New York Doctor
  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Injury Rehabilitation
  • Occupational & Industrial Orthopaedic Doctor
  • Whiplash, Auto Injury Doctor
  • Mechanism of Injury Reports & Evaluations
  • Nerve, Muscle & Bone Injury
  • Workers Comp
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Dr. Gregorace completed his medical school education at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He went on to train at Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine of NYU Medical Center where he was chief resident during his senior year of residency training.

Dr. Gregorace is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and by the American Academy of Pain Management. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a member of the American Academy of PM&R Research Review Committee.

He has written numerous articles for The Physician and Sports Medicine and Practical Pain Management on a variety of topics within musculoskeletal medicine. He is currently conducting research on the efficacy of prolotherapy for the treatment of chronic low back pain.

Dr. Gregorace is a faculty member at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. He has been in private practice since 1997 and has special interests in chronic pain management, musculoskeletal medicine, neuropathic pain, and prolotherapy.

After more than a decade's experience, Dr. Gregorace believes that the osteopathic manual medicine approach to Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation affords him the unique ability to understand the musculoskeletal system and its pathology better. His patients benefit from a "hands-on" approach to treatment, using osteopathic techniques in conjunction with traditional rehabilitation medicine treatments.

Case Studies and Testimonials:

Patient Testimonial:
Patient Patricia P.

Case Studies:
A Results-Driven Process
Getting People Back to Work
Persistent Treatment

Dr Gregorace New York Workers Compensation Doctor has offices in both in Hempstead, NY, and Bellmore, NY.

After an auto accident or slip and fall accident, physical injuries can go undetected.

These injuries include:

  • Hidden or difficult to see fractures of the spine, ribs, and extremities.
  • Ligament damage of the neck or back
  • Improper alignment of the spinal bones
  • Injury of The Knee Joint - "Dashboard knee".
  • Latent lumbar disc herniation

Contact a Hempstead,LI, NY Back and Neck Injury Doctor Today!

About Workers Compensation in New York

Workers' Compensation will pay injured employees medical expenses including lost wages We can help you file your workers’ compensation claim.

If you've been injured on the job accident from a scaffold fall, machinery accident, fall from a ladder, falling object, vehicle accident, or an injury from heavy lifting... YOUR WORKERS COMP BENEFITS ARE AVAILABLE TO YOU!

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