Brooklyn-Born Dr. Savarino spent much of his childhood in Long Island playing baseball, running around the football field, rooting for his favorite teams and training in multiple martial arts disciplines. He graduated with distinction from Stony Brook University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology, and continued his study of medicine at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Savarino completed his Family Practice Residency at North Shore University Hospital at Plainview, where he served as Chief Resident in 2007-2008.
Dr. Savarino went on to be a physician in the Orthopedic Department at Nassau University Medical Center, one of the most active Level 1 trauma centers on Long Island. During his time there he worked in several orthopedic clinics, including trauma, pediatric, sports and total joint clinic. He was also a member of the trauma team.
Dr. Savarino continued to pursue his love of the field by completing a Sports Medicine Fellowship at North Shore University Hospital at Plainview. During his fellowship he worked with 2 NCAA Division II colleges and several local high schools, covering multiple sports from the sidelines and treating injured athletes in the training room.
Before joining Regional Orthopedics, Dr. Savarino worked in a dynamic practice outside of Charlotte, North Carolina, where he was a local team physician. Never one to rest his laurels, this bright young physician continues to expand his knowledge and skills with specialized training in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Ultrasound Guided Injections.
Education & Training
Medical School - New York Institute of Technology, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
North Shore University Hospital, Residency in Family Practice
North Shore University Hospital, Fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine
State University of New York, Stony Brook (Bachelor's)