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Long Island's Orthopedic Specialists

Living a rich, full life - free of pain - is your first concern. That is why when you need comprehensive, specialized orthopedic care, your first choice should be The Central Orthopedic Group located in Plainview, Rockville Centre, and Massapequa, Long Island.

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651 Old Country Road, Plainview, NY 11803  |  (516) 681-8822
77 North Centre Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY 11570  |  (516) 681-8822
5840 Merrick Road, Massapequa, NY 11758  |  (516) 681-8822

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The staff at The Central Orthopedic Group is comprised of talented and professional physicians who care about your orthopedic health and progress; we invite you to get to know our team.

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Central Orthopedic Group has been voted as the
2018 Best Orthopedist on Long Island.

Thank you to all who voted! We are honored and proud to provide quality patient care.

Fernando Checo, MD
Featured in Long island MDNews

Dr. Checo was recently featured in a Long Island MDNews article about his collaboration with neurosurgeon Dr. Shah in treating and removing spinal tumors. Since 2012, Drs. Shah and Checo have combined their expertise and highly personalized care to treat spinal cord tumors. Both fellowship-trained, they bring a multidisciplinary approach to challenging procedures and provide the most advanced surgical techniques to patients.

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The Central Orthopedic Group Opens New Massapequa Location

To better serve our growing community of patients, we’ve officially opened our long-awaited Massapequa location! This new space will empower our team of orthopedic specialists, surgeons and physical therapists to offer patients the same prompt, dedicated and individualized care they have come to expect from our physicians. Treating More Long Island Patients Located on Merrick  … View More

Fernando Checo, MD – World Spine Outreach

Global outreach programs can play a pivotal role in opening up new doors for patients in developing nations that require complex healthcare treatment. Fernando Checo, MD, an expert orthopedic surgeon at The Central Orthopedic Group, previously contributed to a medical humanitarian initiative designed to empower foreign doctors, and improve patients’ quality of life.   Dr.  … View More