Meet your doctor

Sushil Kumar Basra, MD

Specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Gender

  • Male

Languages

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Affiliations


Professional biography

Dr. Basra is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon concentrating his practice exclusively on spine care. He treats a full spectrum of degenerative and traumatic conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, including scoliosis, kyphosis, spinal fracture, tumors, disk herniation, and stenosis.

His expertise in minimally invasive spine surgery and his extensive experience in deformity and revision surgery for complex spinal disorders make him a leader in the field of spine. He has published numerous articles relating to treatment of the spine. Dr. Basra has special interest in workplace related injuries and is committed to providing comprehensive and individualized assessment for each patient. Dr. Basra recommends the most innovative, up-to-date, and clinically proven treatment plan.

Medical Degree:

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center

Brooklyn, New York

Internship/Residency:

  • Administrative Chief Orthopaedic Surgery Resident

General Surgery/ Orthopaedic Surgery Resident

University of Medicine and Dentistry

Newark, New Jersey

Fellowships:

  • Orthopaedic Spine Fellow:

Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Professional Affiliations:

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Medical Society of State of NY (MSSNY)
  • Suffolk Medical Society
  • Society of Lateral Access Surgeons (SOLAS)

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Huntington Hospital, Huntington, New York
  • St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, Smithtown, New York
  • Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center, West Islip, New York
  • St. Francis Hospital, Roslyn, New York
  • Peconic Bay Medical Center, Riverhead

Practice Locations

Hospital affiliations

  • Huntington Hospital

Professional titles & education information

  • Medical school
    • SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
  • Residencies
    • UMDNJ / Univ. of Med/Dent New Jersey
    • UMDNJ / Univ. of Med/Dent New Jersey
  • Fellowships
    • Emory University School of Medicine

Insurance providers/plans accepted

  • EmblemHealth (HIP)
    • HIP Access I & II Plans (VYTRA HMO)
    • HIP PPO Self
    • HIP Premium Network EPO/PPO
    • HIP Premium Network HMO/POS
    • HIP VIP Medicare Access
    • Medicare VIP Essential (HMO)
    • Vytra / HIP HMO Access I & II Plans
    • Vytra / SmartStart
  • MagnaCare
    • MagnaCare Access
    • MagnaCare National Access
    • MagnaCare Perferred PPO
    • MagnaCare Standard PPO
  • Medicare
    • Medicare