Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD

Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Christopher Winfree, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 9 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Neurology

710 W 168th St Fl 4

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Medicaid
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Winfree's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winfree treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Winfree treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winfree treats Vascular Disease more than 27% of his peers

Dr. Winfree treats this condition more than 27% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winfree treats Spine Disorders more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Winfree treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

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. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2009
    Oregon Health And Science University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2009
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2003
    Newyork-Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2003
  • 1997
    New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Internship Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School
    1996

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Winfree's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Winfree

3.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40.74074074074074%
(11)

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Terrible experience all around. Was told "the sooner the better" for a surgery and then his staff took 3 months to get it scheduled. Zero communication from them. Had to chase down answers constantly. Then after the surgery he doesn't even bother to come talk to me in recovery. And the last straw...Read More
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I saw Dr. Winfree today, and because of my medical condition I have met many neuro surgeons,and or, neurologists over the past four years. Dr. Winfree was the most condescending and ruthless doctor I have ever met!True lack of concern and compassion,I know that neuro doctors have a reputation of...Read More
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I was recommended to Dr. Winfree for a muscle biopsy. He was very pleasant, thorough with explanations and efficient with the procedure. His team was nice and professional before and after the procedure.
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I highly recommend Dr. Winfree.
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Very knowleged and an easy guy to talk with. Highly recommended by his peers.was referred by my pain dr to him. Excellent dr
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