Dr. Christopher Mandigo, MD

Dr. Christopher Mandigo, MD

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Neurological Spine Surgery  |  
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42 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Mandigo, MD is a neurological spine surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.Read his story

Columbia Doctors Midtown

51 W 51st St # 380

New York, NY 10019
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Mandigo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Mandigo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Mandigo "Dr. Mandigo earned his medical doctorate from the College of Physicians and Surgeons where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his Neurological Surgery Internship, Residency and Chief Residency at the Neurological Institute of New York, Columbia University. Dr. Mandigo's practice is devoted to spinal deformity, degenerative spine disease, intervertebral disc disease, spinal column tumors and spinal cord tumors. Dr. Mandigo uses minimally invasive techniques for spinal surgery including the use of narrow tube retractor systems for cervical and lumbar microdiscectomy and spinal fusion. He also has expertise in artificial disc replacement surgery in the cervical spine. He has particular expertise evaluating and, if required, treating disorders of spinal alignment such as scoliosis or sagittal imbalance. Dr. Mandigo's office is in The Spine Hospital of the Neurological Institute of New York in Department of Neurological Surgery at the Neurological Institute of Columbia Medical Center/NewYork Presbyterian Hospital."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Mandigo "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. "
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Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Schwannoma
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Newyork-Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mandigo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Mandigo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mandigo to family and friends
4.4
based on 34 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Mandigo's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

New York, NY |
When I met Christopher Mandigo, MD could walk without a cane or walker and hit tennis balls.. After his horrific and disgusting treatment I cannot walk normally.
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in Stafford |
Dr. Mandigo explained my back issue, surgical procedures, and answered every question I had to help me be fully aware of my condition and how surgery would effect me. He gave me complete peace of mind.
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in Cortlandt Manor, NY |
Dr. Mandigo took extensive time explaining my condition and options. He was highly empathetic and informative. After surgery, he was available and attentive. He communicated directly with me on-call during some complications. Dr. Mangdigo is one of the best doctors that I have ever met. He clearly...more
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in New York |
Dr Mandigo is an outstanding surgeon and Caring doctor. I had 2 procedures done by Dr.Mandigo Dr.Mandigo was highly recommended and I felt very comfortable Being his patient and. I still visit his office for follow ups.
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in Bridgewater, NJ |
My experience with Dr. Mandigo was fantastic. I previously consulted with a NJ surgeon who gave me less than five minutes of his time before he offered surgery. I was unhappy and worried, so someone recommended Dr. Mandigo. This doctor gave me almost an hour of his time for my first appointment...more
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Dr. Mandigo accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
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