Dr. Athos Patsalides, MD

Dr. Athos Patsalides, MD

Interventional Neuroradiology  ·  
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46 y/o

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Dr. Athos Patsalides, MD is an interventional neuroradiology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in interventional neuroradiology and neuroradiology.Read his story

Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center

1305 York Ave Fl 9

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthFirst
  • Locals (any local)
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Top Care Areas

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Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
very high
more than 94% of peers
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Patsalides' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Patsalides "Dr. Patsalides is an Interventional Neuroradiologist in the Department of Neurological Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is board-certified in Radiology and is Associate Professor of Radiology in Neurological Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. TRAINING Dr. Patsalides received his Medical Degree from the University of Athens, Greece, and a Master of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins University. After completing his medical studies, he received a scholarship from the John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences and moved to the United States to conduct research at the National Institutes of Health. He completed his training at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., and Weill Cornell Medical College in New York City. He is the recipient of multiple national awards from the Radiological Society of North America, the American Society of Neuroradiology, and the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery. Dr. Patsalides is a diplomate of the American Board of Radiology and a senior member of the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery and the American Society of Neuroradiology. He is also a member of national committees of the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery and the American College of Radiology. RESEARCH Dr. Patsalides is expert in the treatment of vascular diseases of the brain and spine and carotid stenosis. He has published extensively on the treatment of brain aneurysms, vascular malformations of the brain and spine, and stroke, and has given lectures and presentations at multiple national and international meetings and courses. He is also expert in minimally invasive procedures for spinal compression fractures (kyphoplasty, vertebroplasty) and for patients with osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, and spinal tumors. Dr. Patsalides' clinical research interests include the development of new intra-arterial chemotherapy treatments for spinal, head, and neck tumors and novel minimally invasive treatments for spinal tumors. He is leading two novel FDA-approved clinical trials, one for intra-arterial chemotherapy for spinal tumors and the other for the treatment of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri) using angioplasty and stenting. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Patsalides "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Neuroradiology
  • Neuroradiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Diagnostic Radiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Radiology*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Body Tumor
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Ear Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tinnitus
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
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17  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.


  • University of Athens Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Athos Patsalides, MD
Excellent care and great experience. I really admire his clarity with me about what to expect and I can truly say Dr. Patsalides is one of the best in NY.
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Ehab in New York, NY – Aug 27, 2018
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My first time meeting him my husband and myself was very pleased, he put are concerns to rest and answered all our questions. We feel very satisfied we made the right choice for the procedure I need. Thank you George and Angelina Dickson
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George &Angelina Dickson in Bridgeport, CT – Jul 28, 2018
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Dr Patsalides took his time And answered all my questions , that was important to me. Excellent spinal Dr. I gave him 5 stars here but Dr Patsalides you got 10 plus from my. Thank you so much.
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Highly satisfied in NY – Jul 23, 2018
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I highly recommend Dr Patsalides because he really cares about patients. I had a brain aneurysm surgery at end of May 2018 and doctor treated me very well, he listened to all my concerns. I recovered from surgery very well and I’m immensely grateful with doctor Patsalides, Oscar and all the...Read More
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Luz Amparo Rojas in Sunnyside , NY – Jul 05, 2018
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I am very satisfied with the care that I receive from Dr. Patsalides. He's very caring and sympathetic , and answered all my questions . His bedside manner is excellent. I highly will recommend him.
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Kimberly Gesualdo in New York, NY – Jun 26, 2018
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