Dr. Alexandre De Moura, MD

Dr. Alexandre De Moura, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Alexandre De Moura, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

116 Queens Blvd

Forest Hills, NY 11375

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  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MagnaCare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1 Malpractice Claim Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. De Moura's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Moura treats Herniated Disc more than 92% of his peers

Dr. De Moura treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Moura performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 88% of his peers

Dr. De Moura performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De Moura treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. De Moura treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. De Moura's conditions and procedures:

Adult Scoliosis
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Arthritis of the Spine
Artificial Disc Replacement
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Injuries
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Arm
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Dysplasia
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spine Surgery
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chiari's Deformity
Chronic Back Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spinal Reconstruction
Complex Spine Disorders
Complex Spine Surgery
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Disc Replacement
Disc Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Surgery
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Medial Branch Block
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Neck Pain
Neck Surgery
Nerve Diseases
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Spinal Disorders
Pediatric Spine Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Injections
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
Thoracic Imaging
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Total Disc Replacement
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

The New York Spine Institute is dedicated to treating patient with all ailments of the entire spine. We are the most comprehensive spine facility affiliated with NYU Langone's Hospital for Joint Diseases


  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications


  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Nyu Medical Center University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1996
    NYU Med Ctr/Tisch Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1991
    Temple University
    Internship Hospital
  • 1990
    R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School
  • 1984
    The George Washington Univ
    Undergraduate School


  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Alexandre De Moura, MD
Dr. de Moura performs miracles! Monuments need to erected in his honor. The whole process from booking the surgery to being released from the hospital was so smooth and effortless. I am now 3 weeks post-op and getting better every day, no more numbness and tingling shooting down my legs, no more...Read More
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