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

Contact Information

(718) 448-3210

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Dr. Alastra's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Alastra "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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alastra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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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%
(0)
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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Susan Petrizzo in East Brunswick – Apr 14, 2018
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He was very straightforward and very informative
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Susan in Staten Island, NY – Aug 02, 2017
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He was great
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Sofia in Staten Island, NY – Aug 02, 2017
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Overall professionalism, gave me all the information I need on my procedure
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Andre in Staten Island, NY – Aug 01, 2017
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He explains everything in detail and gave me options
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Adrian in Staten Island, NY – Aug 01, 2017
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