Meet your doctor

Christopher Dominic Frendo, DO


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Spine Surgery


  • Male


  • English

Years in practice

  • 10 years


Professional biography


Dr. Frendo is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with comprehensive Fellowship training in Spine. He has extensive experience in spinal surgery and research. He has performed studies on orthobiologics for spinal fusion, and on motion preservation. He is devoted to the evaluation and management of a broad spectrum of adult and pediatric spinal disorders including complex deformities, degenerative, traumatic, infectious, and neoplastic conditions of the spine. He provides expertise in minimally invasive spine surgery, as well as, complex spinal reconstruction for the treatment of degenerative disorders and deformities of the spine. He is a distinguished speaker and has authored numerous articles and textbook chapters on spine topics.

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Huntington Hospital
  • Plainview Hospital
  • Syosset Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Board certifications
    • Orthopaedic Surgery - Amr Osteopathic Bd of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Medical school
    • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internships
    • Memorial Hospital of York
  • Residencies
    • Memorial Hospital of York
  • Fellowships
    • Sinai Hospital of Baltimore

Insurance providers/plans accepted

  • EmblemHealth (HIP)
    • EmblemHealth EPO/PPO
    • HIP Access I & II Plans (VYTRA HMO)
    • HIP PPO Self
    • HIP Premium Network EPO/PPO
    • HIP Prime Network EPO/PPO
    • HIP VIP Medicare Access
    • HIP VIP Medicare Advantage
    • Vytra / HIP HMO Access I & II Plans
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare Access
    • MagnaCare Client List ASO/PPO
    • MagnaCare National Access
    • MagnaCare Perferred PPO
    • MagnaCare Standard PPO