Carlos Rivera


Carlos has over 10 years experience in the Orthotic field. He assists in many aspects of the fitting process, manufacturing the most up-to-date technological orthotics. Carlos has developed a strong background in orthotic devices including TLSOs, Spinal Orthotics, RGOs, KAFOs and AFOs.
​On a personal note, Carlos loves dogs, cats and is very musically diverse. In his free time, he watches the Jets, Knicks and wrestling. Email Carlos at

About Us

Monica Rogers

-Certified Orthotist-

Monica is an American Board Certified and Texas Licensed Orthotist who earned her Bachelor degree in Biology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. She then pursued her certification in Orthotics at Northwestern University. Monica has 16 years of experience providing a wide variety of services over the years. Monica's experience consists of acute hospital care, pedorthics, and pediatric care. Her ability to speak Spanish is a helpful tool in assuring proper communication amongst patients.
​On a personal note, Monica loves soccer and played through college. After spending 9 years in Texas, Monica is enjoying spending time with family and close friends. Reach out to Monica at

Anna Digiovanna

-Reimbursement Specialist-

Anna has been a senior healthcare professional for over 10 years. Her experience as a collections manager in the Prosthetics and Orthotics field stems back 2 years where she managed collectors and monitored the daily collection of outstanding receivables. At NSOP Anna works in our Accounts Receivable Department where she handles daily postings, secondary billing and reconciling patient accounts.

If you have any questions about your account, please call our office 631-482-1648 or email Anna at

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Rob Biaggi

Consultant for NSOP

Rob received his Orthotic certification in 1984 and his Prosthetic Certification in 1985. Rob is qualified in evaluation, design, fabrication and fitting of all prosthetic and orthotic devices. He has done extensive work with a variety of infant, pediatric, adult and geriatric patients and diagnoses, including Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida, Scoliosis, spinal cord injuries, Muscular Dystrophy and others. Rob recently retired and is enjoying his time windsurfing, biking, and kayaking.

Laurie Favaloro

-Administrative Assistant-

Laurie has been with North Shore Orthotics-Prosthetics since March 2016. She has over ten years of experience working in both the healthcare field and customer service.
Laurie is just one of the friendly faces that will greet you at our office. Her main responsibilities include verifying insurance information, authorizing orders, scheduling appointments and following up on deliveries. 
​On a personal note, Laurie loves to spend time with her husband and daughters. She loves crafting, and is always checking Pinterest for new dishes to try. Laurie is happy to assist you in any way. Please contact her at our office 631-928-3040 or via email

Marc Werner

 -Certified Prosthetist Orthotist (Consultant for NSOP)-

Marc is an American Board Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist who has been providing care an treatment to patients throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties for over 20 years. Specializing in lower limb prosthetic devices and custom bracing, Marc is certified in all major devices and technologies including Harmony vacuum sockets, Genium Bionic Prosthetic System, C-Leg, and more.  With a commitment  to providing personalized, caring treatment plans for patients of all ages, Marc is dedicated to returning each patient to a more fulfilling lifestyle.

​In addition to being on staff at nearly all major hospitals, Marc provides services and training at numerous skilled nursing facilities throughout Suffolk County as well as at his own state of the art facility located in West Babylon. Contact him at

Karen Werner


Karen has worked in the Orthotics and Prosthetics field for over seven years. She has her Masters of Science in Technological Systems Management from Stony Brook University. Karen's specialties at NSOP are Human Resources,  Media marketing as well as Billing and Accounts Payable, Receivables and Collections. 
Karen also keeps busy teaching online course to teachers and administrators to support instruction, curriculum development, learning assessment, and assistive technology. If you would like to contact her, please call our office 631-928-3040 or

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