Dr. Anthony Alastra, MD

Dr. Anthony Alastra, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Anthony Alastra, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

1099 Targee St

Staten Island, NY 10304

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alastra's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alastra treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Alastra treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alastra treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Alastra treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alastra treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Alastra treats this condition more than 93% 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. Alastra's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Anthony Alastra, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Staten Island, NY. He has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Alastra is affiliated with Staten Island University Hospital and Richmond University Medical Center."

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Awards

Dr. Alastra's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alastra

4.6

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
86.84210526315789%
(33)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
7.894736842105263%
(3)

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Dr. Alastra performed life changing surgery on me 8 years ago tomorrow. He is an amazing surgeon, with a great bedside manner and made me feel comfortable and confident throughout the entire process.
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He was very straightforward and very informative
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He was great
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Overall professionalism, gave me all the information I need on my procedure
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He explains everything in detail and gave me options
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO