Meet Our Team

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.”
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Marc

Marc Werner, CEO

Certified Orthotist-Prosthetist, CEO of LIO&P

Marc is an American Board Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist who has been providing care and treatment to patients throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties for over 30 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. In addition to being on staff at most major hospitals, Marc provides services and training for OT's, PT's, Physiatrists, and medical students at local facilities, hospitals, and colleges. Marc spends his spare time at Yankee Stadium, glamping in his airstream and relaxing with his schnauzers by his pool.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Karen

Karen Werner

VP of LIO&P | CEO of NSOP

Karen has worked in the Orthotics and Prosthetics field for over ten years. She has her Masters of Science in Technological Systems Management from Stony Brook University. Karen is the CEO of North Shore Orthotics Prosthetics and in charge of our Human Resource and Billing Department. Besides managing the two offices, Karen loves spending time with her son and two daughters, and playing with her 3 miniature schnauzers and fluffy white bichon poodle.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Monica

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 over 20 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. Monica enjoys spending time with family and close friends.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Trina

Trina Gordon

Certified Prosthetist

Trina is an American Board Certified Prosthetist who has been providing care and treatment to patients in Manhattan and throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties for almost 20 years. She earned her bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering at John Hopkins University. Later she received her certificate in Prosthetics from Newington, Connecticut. Trina has worked with patients in a variety of settings, - doctor's offices, nursing homes, hospitals and clinics predominantly in the geriatric population. In her spare time, Trina likes to listen to music and watch cartoons with her kids.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Sean

Sean Rapp

Senior Technician

Sean has almost 25 years of experience in the Orthotic and Prosthetic field. He assists in many aspects of the fitting process, manufacturing the most up-to-date technological orthotics and prosthetics. He oversees that the shop is running smoothly to keep up with deadlines. He has a strong background with the latest prosthetic devices including bionic devices, micro-processor knee units, vacuum suspension systems, cosmetic coverings. On a personal note, Sean is a car enthusiast and loves dogs. The patients enjoy his sense of humor and he keeps the office lively. He has mastered the art of brewing coffee, espresso, cappuccino, lattés.

Chris Rocco

Technician

Chris has over 25 years experience in the world of Prosthetics and Orthotics. He has a solid background in the functional performance of lower and upper limb prosthetics. Chris keeps himself in the loop when it comes to the newest products and techniques so we at Long Island O&P can work together to get the right fit for each individual's specific needs. In his free time, Chris spends time hiking with his wife, biking with his pals, and participate in Spartan races with his 2 boys.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Donna

Donna Russo

Assistant to Marc

Donna has over 15 years experience in Office Administration. With her perky disposition, she handles our day to day operations as Office Manager. On the weekend you can find her at either an ice rink or on a lacrosse field with her son and daughter. She is the owner of a Chinese Crested Powderpuff named Reggie, and her goal is to collect as many shoes and boots as possible.

Bethany Miller

Administrative Assistant

Bethany has almost 15 years experience as a healthcare administrative assistant. Bethany helps our company run smoothly by scheduling appointments, verifying insurances and gathering physician documentation. On the flip side, she loves to travel, paint, take photos and bake with her 2 adorable sons. Bethany's fur baby is a Jindo german shepherd mix rescued from Korea.
Long Island Orthotics & Prosthetics Charles

Charles Werner

Marketing Specialist

Charles has a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design from NYIT. He is fluent in graphic design, web design, social media management, and branding. He also has been trained in office billing and technician work. His responsibilities include managing our social media, website, branding, and fabricating orthotic and prosthetic devices. In his spare time, Charles participates in CrossFit and enjoys playing with his dogs. Charles is currently working on his personal training, nutrition and corrective exercise certifications.