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We found 109 providers with an interest in back problems and who accept Blue Cross/Blue Shield near Rego Park, NY.

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

Dr. Mark Souweidane's medical specialty is oncology (cancer care) and pediatric neurosurgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Souweidane's areas of expertise include the following: cleft lip and palate, spinal cord tumor, and second opinions. Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Souweidane takes. After attending Wayne State University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. Dr. Souweidane has received distinctions including New York Super Doctors; One of America's Top Doctors; and Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors. Dr. Souweidane (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and German. He is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Souweidane's office for an appointment.

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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 is an oncology (cancer care) and pediatric neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and White Plains, NY. His clinical interests include spinal cord tumor, second opinions, and spasticity. Dr. Greenfield honors several insurance carriers, including Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO. Before performing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Greenfield attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school. Dr. Greenfield has received distinctions including 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. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. His 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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Specializes in Neurology
97-85 Queens Boulevard
Queens, NY
 

Dr. Andre Strizhak specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). He graduated from Russian State Medical University and then he performed his residency at St. Vincent's Hospital. Dr. Strizhak's areas of expertise include the following: peripheral neuropathy, back injuries, and migraine. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Strizhak is in-network for Coresource, Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Strizhak (or staff) is conversant in Hebrew, Spanish, and Polish. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Strizhak is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , back injuries, spine problems

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

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

Dr. Michael Kaplitt practices oncology (cancer care) and neurosurgery in New York, NY. Clinical interests for Dr. Kaplitt include tremors, parkinson's disease, and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). Dr. Kaplitt is affiliated with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. He accepts Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. Before completing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Kaplitt attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received professional recognition including the following: 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. Kaplitt (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and French.

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Relevant Interests: , spine problems

All Interests: Hydrocephalus, Epilepsy Surgery, Parkinson's Disease, Surgical Procedures, Neurosurgical ... (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 neurosurgeon in New York, NY. Her patients gave her an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Her areas of expertise include craniotomy, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), and biopsy. Dr. Germano takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. She is accepting new patients. Dr. Germano attended the University of Turin Faculty of Medicine and Surgery for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine for residency. 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. Dr. Germano (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and German.

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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's area of specialization is neurosurgery. He attended Harvard Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. Areas of expertise for Dr. Schwartz include spinal cord tumor, cushing's disease, and stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). Patient ratings for Dr. Schwartz average 5.0 stars out of 5. Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Schwartz honors. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include New York Super Doctors; Marquis Who's Who in Healthcare; and The Global Directory of Who's Who (Top Doctors). Dr. Schwartz (or staff) is conversant in 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. 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' areas of specialization are spine surgery and neurosurgery. Patients gave Dr. Jenkins an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: laminectomy, sciatica, and spinal cord injuries. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is in-network for Vytra, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He has an open panel. Dr. Jenkins studied medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His distinctions 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) is conversant in 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 practices neurosurgery. After completing medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Pannullo performed her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Clinical interests for Dr. Pannullo include gamma knife radiosurgery, second opinions, and brain cancer. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Pannullo takes Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass, in addition to other insurance carriers. She has received professional recognition including the following: New York Super Doctors; Cum Laude, Cornell University Department of Anthropology; and American Cancer Society, Fellowship Award. Dr. Pannullo (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Sign Language, and Korean. Dr. Pannullo is professionally affiliated with 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. Joshua Benjamin Bederson, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery, Other
1468 Madison Avenue; Annenberg Building, Floor 8 Room 28
New York, NY
 

Dr. Joshua Bederson's medical specialty is neurosurgery. Dr. Bederson (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and German. These areas are among his clinical interests: hemifacial spasm, brain aneurysm, and skull base cancer. He obtained his medical school training at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bederson takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinctions: Alpha Omega Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa; and New York Super Doctors. His practice is open to new patients.

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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. 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 spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. Dr. Protopsaltis (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Mandarin, Arabic, and Spanish. His clinical interests include spinal cord tumor, scoliosis, and minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Protopsaltis's hospital/clinic affiliations include Saint Barnabas Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. He is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Columbia University. Dr. Protopsaltis honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including New York Super Doctors and New York Rising Stars.

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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. 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 is a medical specialist in spine surgery and neurosurgery. Dr. Choudhri (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Hebrew, and Sign Language. His clinical interests include laminectomy, sciatica, and concussion. Dr. Choudhri is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Before completing his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center, Dr. Choudhri attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Patient ratings for Dr. Choudhri average 3.0 stars out of 5. He takes Anthem, Child Health Plus, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. 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. 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 areas of specialization are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Cho's areas of expertise include laminectomy, scoliosis, and kyphosis. He takes several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare HMO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare PPO. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Cho trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the following distinction: New York Rising Stars. Dr. Cho (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Korean. Dr. Cho is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center and Hackensack University Medical Center. He has an open panel.

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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. Raj Kumar Shrivastava, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
1468 Madison Avenue; 8th Floor, Room 35
New York, NY
 

Dr. Raj Shrivastava's area of specialization is neurosurgery. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Shrivastava's areas of expertise include the following: craniotomy, hemifacial spasm, and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. He takes several insurance carriers, including POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Shrivastava is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He has received professional recognition including the following: Castle Connolly Top Doctors Castle Connolly; 2014; and US News and World Report Selected Top Doctor-Neurosurgery. Dr. Shrivastava is conversant in Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , spine tumor

All Interests: Hemifacial Spasm, Meningioma, Brain Cancer, Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak, Pituitary Adenoma, Brain ... (Read more)

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Dr. Sun-Hoo Howard Foo, MD
Specializes in Neurology
650 First Avenue; 4 Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Sun-Hoo Foo's area of specialization is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). These areas are among Dr. Foo's clinical interests: evoked potential test, peripheral neuropathy, and back injuries. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of National Taiwan University School of Medicine. He trained at NYU Langone Medical Center, St. Vincent's Hospital, and Bellevue Hospital Center for residency. Dr. Foo has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. Dr. Foo speaks Cantonese. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Neurology Consultants of NY.

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Relevant Interests: , back injuries, spine problems

All Interests: Dizziness, Neuromuscular Disorders, Back Injuries, Migraine, Electroencephalography, Evoked ... (Read more)

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Dr. George Constantine Christolias, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
525 E 68th Street; Baker Building 16th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. George Christolias is a rehabilitation physician and pain doctor in New York, NY and Tarrytown, NY. His areas of expertise include knee arthritis, elbow pain, and hip pain. He honors Aetna EPO, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Christolias is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. Dr. Christolias's medical residency was performed at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He has received the following distinctions: New York Rising Stars; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; and Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society. In addition to English, he speaks Greek. His professional affiliations include NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital and ColumbiaDoctors. Dr. Christolias's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , back pain, back injuries, spinal pain, sacroiliac (SI) joint pain, herniated disc, spine problems, spinal stenosis, lower back pain, back problems, lower back problems

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Musculoskeletal Pain, Sacroiliac ... (Read more)

Dr. Andrew Michael Casden, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
17 E 102nd Street; 5th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Casden, who practices in New York, NY and West Harrison, NY, is a medical specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is conversant in Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Casden include laminectomy, scoliosis, and kyphosis. Dr. Casden is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Casden attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. His residency was performed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Casden accepts POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, and more. His distinctions include: New York Super Doctors; Consistenly named to New Yorm Magazine Top Doctors; and Castle Connelly Top Doctors New York Metro Area. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , scoliosis, kyphosis, herniated disc, degenerative disc disease, spine problems, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis (slipped vertebra)

All Interests: Scoliosis, Herniated Disc, Spinal Fusion, Laminectomy, Degenerative Disc Disease, Spine Problems, ... (Read more)

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