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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.

Dr. Mark Musa Souweidane, MD
Specializes in Oncology, Pediatric Neurosurgery
525 E 68th Street; Box 99
New York, NY
 

Dr. Mark Souweidane practices pediatric neurosurgery and pediatric neuro-oncology in New York, NY. His areas of expertise include the following: cleft lip and palate, spinal cord tumor, and second opinions. Patients rated Dr. Souweidane highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Amerigroup, Coresource, and Anthem are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Souweidane honors. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Souweidane attended Wayne State University School of Medicine. He has received the following distinctions: 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. His professional affiliations include Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and Weill Cornell Medicine. He is open to new patients.

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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. His areas of expertise include spinal cord tumor, second opinions, and spasticity. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. After completing medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Greenfield performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Greenfield honors Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO, as well as other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Greenfield include: 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. He has an open panel.

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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's area of specialization is neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Clinical interests for Dr. Strizhak include peripheral neuropathy, back injuries, and migraine. Dr. Strizhak's average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Strizhak accepts. Dr. Strizhak graduated from Russian State Medical University and then he performed his residency at St. Vincent's Hospital. Dr. Strizhak (or staff) speaks Hebrew, Spanish, and Polish. He is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center. He welcomes 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)

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

Dr. Isabelle Germano's area of specialization is neurosurgery. Dr. Germano (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Spanish, and German. Her clinical interests include craniotomy, stereotactic radiosurgery, and biopsy. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Dr. Germano attended the University of Turin Faculty of Medicine and Surgery for medical school. Dr. Germano is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by her patients. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Germano include: 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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Michael G. Kaplitt - Memorial Sloan Kettering
Specializes in Oncology, Neurosurgery
525 East 68th Street, Suite 651; Box 99
New York, NY
 

Dr. Michael Kaplitt works as an oncologist and neurosurgeon. Areas of expertise for Dr. Kaplitt include tremors, parkinson's disease, and spasticity. Coresource, United Healthcare Compass, and POMCO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kaplitt takes. Dr. Kaplitt 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. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Kaplitt 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 Hebrew, Spanish, and French. Dr. Kaplitt's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Weill Cornell Medicine. He has an open panel.

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

Dr. Theodore Schwartz is a neurosurgeon. Dr. Schwartz (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and French. Dr. Schwartz's areas of expertise include the following: spinal cord tumor, cushing's disease, and stereotactic radiosurgery. He is professionally affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine and Overlook Medical Center. He is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. He trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Schwartz is rated highly by his patients. He takes Coresource, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Empire BlueCross BlueShield, as well as other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Schwartz include: New York Super Doctors; Marquis Who's Who in Healthcare; and The Global Directory of Who's Who (Top Doctors).

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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 works as a spine surgeon and neurosurgeon. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Areas of expertise for Dr. Jenkins include laminectomy, sciatica, and spinal cord injuries. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Mount Sinai Medical Center and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Jenkins is an in-network provider for Vytra, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. He is accepting new patients. He graduated from 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 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 is a neurosurgeon. In addition to English, Dr. Pannullo (or staff) speaks Mandarin, Sign Language, and Korean. Clinical interests for Dr. Pannullo include gamma knife radiosurgery, second opinions, and brain cancer. She is affiliated with Weill Cornell Medicine and Overlook Medical Center. She studied medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. For her residency, Dr. Pannullo trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Pannullo's average rating from her patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Amerigroup, Coresource, and United Healthcare Compass, in addition to other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Pannullo has received include New York Super Doctors; Cum Laude, Cornell University Department of Anthropology; and American Cancer Society, Fellowship Award.

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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 is a New York, NY physician who specializes in neurosurgery. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Bederson include hemifacial spasm, brain aneurysm, and skull base cancer. Dr. Bederson takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Bederson graduated from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Dr. Bederson has received the following distinctions: Alpha Omega Alpha; Phi Beta Kappa; and New York Super Doctors. Dr. Bederson (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew, Spanish, and German.

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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 physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: spinal cord tumor, scoliosis, and minimally invasive surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Saint Barnabas Medical Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Protopsaltis is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. After completing medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, he performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Columbia University. 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. 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 practices spine surgery and neurosurgery. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Clinical interests for Dr. Choudhri include laminectomy, sciatica, and concussion. Dr. Choudhri is professionally affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Child Health Plus, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Choudhri has an open panel. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons for medical school and subsequently trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Choudhri (or staff) is conversant in Urdu, Hebrew, and Sign Language.

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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. 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 specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. Dr. Christolias graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He completed his residency training at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. His clinical interests include knee arthritis, elbow pain, and hip pain. He is in-network for Medicaid Managed Care, POMCO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: New York Rising Stars; Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society; and Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society. In addition to English, Dr. Christolias speaks Greek. Dr. Christolias is professionally affiliated with ColumbiaDoctors. He has an open panel.

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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. 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. His areas of expertise include the following: laminectomy, scoliosis, and kyphosis. Dr. Cho takes United Healthcare HMO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare PPO, as well as other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars. Dr. Cho (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Korean. Dr. Cho's professional affiliations include 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 is a neurosurgery specialist. Patients gave Dr. Shrivastava an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include craniotomy, hemifacial spasm, and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak. He is professionally affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital. He takes POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Shrivastava graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Awards and/or distinctions Dr. Shrivastava has received include Castle Connolly Top Doctors Castle Connolly; 2014; and US News and World Report Selected Top Doctor-Neurosurgery. In addition to English, he speaks 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). Dr. Foo graduated from National Taiwan University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Foo trained at NYU Langone Medical Center, St. Vincent's Hospital, and Bellevue Hospital Center. His areas of expertise include evoked potential test, peripheral neuropathy, and back injuries. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Coresource, Aetna EPO, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Foo has received the distinction of New York Super Doctors. In addition to English, he 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. Andrew Michael Casden, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
17 E 102nd Street; 5th Floor
New York, NY
 

Dr. Andrew Casden practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Casden's patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. His areas of expertise include laminectomy, scoliosis, and kyphosis. He is affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Casden accepts POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. He attended Weill Cornell Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He has received distinctions including New York Super Doctors; Consistenly named to New Yorm Magazine Top Doctors; and Castle Connelly Top Doctors New York Metro Area. He speaks Spanish.

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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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