Dr. David Semenoff, MD

Dr. David Semenoff, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. David Semenoff, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in neurosurgery.

47 New Scotland Ave

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-5088

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • 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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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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. Semenoff's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semenoff treats Spondylosis more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Semenoff treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semenoff treats Meningiomas more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Semenoff treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Semenoff treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Semenoff treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Semenoff's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
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 Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Semenoff, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School
  • 1985
    Albany Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1980
    Georgetown University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1980

Awards

Dr. Semenoff's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Semenoff

4.4

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(2)
1 Star
9.67741935483871%
(3)

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Dr. Semenoff is, what I refer to him as, a miracle worker! He rescued me! I couldn't walk, stand, lay down without terrible pain. I can now ski, bicycle, walk, run, just amazing. I suffered for 2 years before I was brave enough to have surgery. I should've done it sooner. He also, is the nicest,...Read More
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Dr. Semenoff gave me my life back eighteen years ago! After all of these years, I'm starting to have some issues. I wouldn't want anyone but Dr. Semenoff to work on my spine.
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Dr. Semenoff was extremely attentive in listening to my history and spent time explaining the results on my MRI. He did not recommend surgery or medications in my case and gave me solid clinical recommendations regarding next steps in the recovery process. Although it took 3 weeks to get an...Read More
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Dr. Semenoff performed a 4 level fusion on my lumbar spine. I went from being almost totally disabled to being 90 percent within a few months. 18 months later, I am mobile and pain free. He is an expert surgeon and has a kind, gentle manner. All procedures are explained in detail and all questions...Read More
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Extremely compassionate bedside manner. He removed my pituitary tumor without an issue. He came highly recommended. A fellow neurosurgeon asked me who was doing my surgery and when I told him Dr. Semenoff, he said that is who he would have do any surgery he needed. It sounded genuine and judging by...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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 PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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