Dr. Donald Krieff, DO

Dr. Donald Krieff, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Donald Krieff, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from NOVA SE UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery.

500 Montauk Hwy Ste K

West Islip, NY 11795

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  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
more than 68% of peers
more than 52% of peers
Herniated Disc Surgery
more than 45% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Krieff does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krieff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krieff to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Krieff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

The best thing about the office is the staff- very friendly and helpful. Told me the surgery he planned would relieve the back pain- it did nothing- only saw him once post op- the other times it was with his very nasty PA who told there was nothing wrong it is just the healing process- if I was...more
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I hobbled into Dr Krieff's office on crutches with pain shooting down my leg.He advised an MRI ASAP.With the results in hand he saw a ruptured disc and particles were lodged on my sciatic nerve and recommended surgery.Dr Krieff explained the procedure in detail and I was up and walking virtually...more
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Dr. Krieff was excellent from start to finish. My mother, who had been suffering from back pain for years, went to see Dr. Krieff thinking she needed one procedure, and after discussing where her pain was and getting a little bit of history, she ended up with a spinal cord stimulator. Dr. Krieff...more
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