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We found 110 providers with an interest in back problems and who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Rego Park, NY.

Dr. Andre Valentine Strizhak, MD
Specializes in Other, Neurology
97-85 Queens Boulevard
Queens, NY
 

Dr. Andre Strizhak is a medical specialist in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Before performing his residency at St. Vincent's Hospital, Dr. Strizhak attended Russian State Medical University for medical school. His clinical interests include peripheral neuropathy, back injuries, and migraine. Patient ratings for Dr. Strizhak average 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Dr. Strizhak (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and Polish. Dr. Strizhak is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Strizhak's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , back injuries, spine problems

All Interests: Dizziness, Back Injuries, Migraine, Dementia, Electroencephalography, Movement Disorders, Spine ... (Read more)

Mark M. Souweidane - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Pediatric Neurosurgery
525 E 68th Street; Box 99
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mark Souweidane's areas of specialization are oncology (cancer care) and pediatric neurosurgery; he sees patients in New York, NY. Patient reviews placed Dr. Souweidane at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Souweidane include cleft lip and palate, spinal cord tumor, and second opinions. He is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He takes Amerigroup, Coresource, Anthem, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Souweidane studied medicine at Wayne State University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Souweidane trained at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Souweidane include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Souweidane (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and German.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord tumor, back problems

All Interests: Second Opinions, Endoscopic Surgery, Brain Cancer, Back Problems, Laser Surgery, Neck Problems, ... (Read more)

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Jeffrey P. Greenfield - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Pediatric Neurosurgery
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Jeffrey Greenfield's areas of specialization are oncology (cancer care) and pediatric neurosurgery; he sees patients in New York, NY and White Plains, NY. Dr. Greenfield's areas of expertise include the following: spinal cord tumor, second opinions, and spasticity. He is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. He obtained his medical school training at Weill Cornell Medical College and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He takes Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: Attending Teaching Award, House Staff, Weill Cornell Medical College; Distinguished House Staff Award, New York Weill Cornell Medical Center Alumni Council; and Shulman Award for Outstanding Resident Presentation, National Pediatric Section, AANS. Dr. Greenfield's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord tumor, spine problems, spina bifida

All Interests: Second Opinions, Tumor, Neuroendoscopy, Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion, Hydrocephalus, Spina ... (Read more)

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Michael G. Kaplitt - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Neurosurgery
525 East 68th Street, Suite 651; Box 99
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Kaplitt's specialties are oncology (cancer care) and neurosurgery. These areas are among Dr. Kaplitt's clinical interests: tremors, parkinson's disease, and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is in-network for Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, POMCO, and more. Dr. Kaplitt welcomes new patients. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and then he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. His distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Kaplitt (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew, Spanish, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , spine problems

All Interests: Hydrocephalus, Epilepsy Surgery, Parkinson's Disease, Surgical Procedures, Neurosurgery, Spinal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Isabelle Margherita Germano, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 86
New York, NY
 

Dr. Isabelle Germano is a neurosurgery specialist. Dr. Germano (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and German. Her areas of expertise include craniotomy, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), and biopsy. Dr. Germano's education and training includes medical school at the University of Turin Faculty of Medicine and Surgery and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Germano highly, giving her an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Germano honors. She has received the following distinctions: Technology Development Award Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai; Neurological Devices Voting Member Food and Drug Administration; and Research grant: Brain tumors and gene transfer National Institute of Health. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , spine tumor

All Interests: Meningioma, Brain Cancer, Biopsy, Pituitary Adenoma, Brain Problems, Acoustic Neuroma, Craniotomy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Theodore Harold Schwartz, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
525 East 68th Street; Suite 651
New York, NY
 

Dr. Theodore Schwartz works as a neurosurgeon. The average patient rating for Dr. Schwartz is 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: spinal cord tumor, cushing's disease, and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). He is in-network for Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Schwartz obtained his medical school training at Harvard Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors; Marquis Who's Who in Healthcare; and The Global Directory of Who's Who (Top Doctors). In addition to English, Dr. Schwartz (or staff) speaks Spanish and French. His professional affiliations include Weill Cornell Medicine and Overlook Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord tumor

All Interests: Second Opinions, Meningioma, Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy, Epilepsy Surgery, Seizure Disorders, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Joshua Benjamin Bederson, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 28
New York, NY
 

Dr. Joshua Bederson is a neurosurgeon in New York, NY. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Bederson include hemifacial spasm, brain aneurysm, and skull base cancer. Dr. Bederson accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Viant, and more. He graduated from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Distinctions awarded to Dr. Bederson include: Alpha Omega Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa; and New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bederson (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Spanish, and German. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord tumor, spinal cord injuries, spine tumor, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, lower back pain, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Brain Cancer, Pituitary Adenoma, Brain Problems, Lower Back Pain, Skull Base Tumors, Skull Base ... (Read more)

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Dr. Arthur L Jenkins III, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 90
New York, NY
 

Dr. Arthur Jenkins works as a spine surgeon and neurosurgeon. Dr. Jenkins's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Clinical interests for Dr. Jenkins include laminectomy, sciatica, and spinal cord injuries. He is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Jenkins takes Vytra, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He welcomes new patients. He studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Jenkins include: New York Super Doctors; New York Super Doctors Listed in The New York Times Sunday Magazine; and Top 10 Doctor Vitals.com Voted as on of New York's Top 10 Neurological Surgeon Specialist. Dr. Jenkins (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and French.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord injuries, kyphosis, herniated disc, lower back pain, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Herniated Disc, Spinal Fusion, Bone Cancer, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Laminectomy, Neck Problems, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Susan Cohen Pannullo, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
525 E 68th Street; St 626/box 99
New York, NY
 

Dr. Susan Pannullo's specialty is neurosurgery. In her practice, she is particularly interested in gamma knife radiosurgery, second opinions, and brain cancer. Patient ratings for Dr. Pannullo average 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Pannullo is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and more. Before performing her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Pannullo attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school. Her distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; Cum Laude, Cornell University Department of Anthropology; and American Cancer Society, Fellowship Award. Dr. Pannullo (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Sign Language, and Korean. Her professional affiliations include Weill Cornell Medicine and Overlook Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , spine problems

All Interests: Second Opinions, Brain Cancer, Brain Problems, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Spine Problems, Cancer, ... (Read more)

Dr. Rajeev S Motiwala, MD
Specializes in Neurology
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 2
New York, NY
 

Dr. Rajeev Motiwala is a neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) specialist. On average, patients gave Dr. Motiwala a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: sciatica, radiculopathy (nerve root disorder), and migraine. He is professionally affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. Dr. Motiwala is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. He obtained his medical school training at B.J. Medical College, Pune and performed his residency at Sassoon General Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Motiwala has received include New York Super Doctors; Lewis P. Rowland Teaching Award Residents, Dept. of Neurology; and Columbia University Medical Center Teaching excellence. In addition to English, Dr. Motiwala (or staff) speaks Spanish and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , radiculopathy (nerve root disorder), spinal stenosis, lower back problems

All Interests: Electrodiagnostic Testing, Radiculopathy, Lower Back Problems, Migraine, Myasthenia Gravis, Carpal ... (Read more)

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Dr. Samuel Kang Wook Cho, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5 East 98th Street; Faculty Practice Associates, Floor 4th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Samuel Cho's specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Cho (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Korean. These areas are among Dr. Cho's clinical interests: laminectomy, scoliosis, and kyphosis. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Medical Center and Hackensack University Medical Center. He obtained his medical school training at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Cho is an in-network provider for United Healthcare HMO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare PPO, and more. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, kyphosis, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Scoliosis, Herniated Disc, Spinal Fusion, Fractures, Laminectomy, Neck Problems, Spinal Stenosis, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Themistocles Stavros Protopsaltis, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Nyu Orthopaedic Surgery Associates; 133-03 Jamaica Avenue
Queens, NY
 

Dr. Themistocles Protopsaltis is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Protopsaltis include spinal cord tumor, scoliosis, and minimally invasive surgery. He is affiliated with Saint Barnabas Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Protopsaltis accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school and subsequently trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Columbia University for residency. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Protopsaltis include: New York Super Doctors and New York Rising Stars. Dr. Protopsaltis (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, spinal cord tumor, spinal cord injuries, cervical (neck) spine problems, spine problems, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Scoliosis, Fractures, Cervical Spine Problems, Arthritis, Spine Problems, Spine Surgery Procedures, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Roger Franklin Widmann, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
535 E 70th Street
New York, NY
 

Dr. Roger Widmann's area of specialization is pediatric orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include hip surgery, spinal deformity surgery, and kyphosis. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Widmann takes. He graduated from Yale School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Harvard Orthopaedic Combined Residency Program and Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Widmann has received the following distinctions: and 2016 "Best Doctors in New York" New York Magazine; US Patent #: 8782832, System, method and apparatus for spine patient positioning table; and Summa cum laude, Yale University. He is conversant in Spanish. He is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine and Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, kyphosis, neuromuscular scoliosis, congenital scoliosis, idiopathic scoliosis

All Interests: Hip Dysplasia, Ilizarov Surgery, Musculoskeletal Trauma, Scoliosis, Spinal Fusion with ... (Read more)

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Dr. Tanvir Fiaz Choudhri, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 88
New York, NY
 

Dr. Tanvir Choudhri specializes in spine surgery and neurosurgery. After attending Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school, he completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Choudhri's clinical interests: laminectomy, sciatica, and concussion. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, Child Health Plus, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. In addition to English, Dr. Choudhri (or staff) speaks Urdu, Hebrew, and Sign Language. Dr. Choudhri is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord injuries, kyphosis, herniated disc, lower back pain, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Sports Health, Herniated Disc, Spinal Fusion, Bone Cancer, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Laminectomy, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Nirit Weiss, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 31
New York, NY
 

Dr. Nirit Weiss specializes in spine surgery and neurosurgery and practices in New York, NY. Her areas of expertise include laminectomy, sciatica, and spinal cord injuries. She is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Weiss honors Amerigroup, Amerigroup Medicaid, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. She has an open panel. Dr. Weiss attended Yale School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University for residency. Her distinctions include: Business of Medicine Academic Fellowship; Irving J. Sherman Award for Outstanding Neurosurgery Resident Achievement; and Johns Hopkins Medical Center. Dr. Weiss (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew and Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , spinal cord injuries, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, lower back pain, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Hydrocephalus, Herniated Disc, Spinal Fusion, Lower Back Pain, Laminectomy, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, ... (Read more)

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Dr. David Allen Spinner, DO
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
5 E 98th Street, Floor 6; Box 1240b
New York, NY
 

Dr. David Spinner specializes in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. After completing medical school at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and Stony Brook University Medical Center, School of Medicine, Dr. Spinner performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Spinner include strains, frozen shoulder, and elbow pain. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Self-Pay/Uninsured, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Roosevelt. Dr. Spinner is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, back pain, radiculopathy (nerve root disorder), sacroiliac (SI) joint pain, herniated disc, degenerative disc disease, spine problems, spinal stenosis, lower back pain, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Frozen Shoulder, Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Radiculopathy, Sacroiliac Joint ... (Read more)

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