Dr. David Chalif, MD

Dr. David Chalif, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. David Chalif, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Manhasset, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

300 Community Dr Fl 4th

Manhasset, NY 11030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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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. Chalif's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalif treats Subarachnoid Hemorrhage more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chalif treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalif treats Brain Aneurysm more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chalif treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalif treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chalif treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Chalif's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Chalif, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Manhasset, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
New York University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
New York University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1975
University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1980
1975

Awards

Dr. Chalif's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chalif

4.0

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

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Dr. Chalif is an amazing Doctor, too bad his secretary Jennifer is unkind and rude, no regard for people who have serious condiions, hope she never has one.
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Dr. Chalif saved my future and gave me back my life! I was diagnosed with a cavernoma on the right temporal that bled into my brain and was having vomit inducing migraines which eventually led to a stroke. I was an otherwise healthy 27 year old woman. Dr. Chalif was not only an excellent surgeon...Read More
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Dr. Chalif is an amazing Neurosurgeon. This past October, he operated on my father and removed a 4 cm. frontal lobe brain tumor. He agreed to take my father on as a patient and not only arranged transport from another Northwell facility, but also rearranged his schedule just to do the procedure....Read More
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Dr. Chalif is the reason, I am still alive. I am the only surviving member of my family, to survive a ruptured cerebral aneurysm. My grandfather, my mother, her sister and brother all died from ruptured cerebral aneurysm. Irrespective of all the complications, he had a solution each time, never...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO