Dr. Donato Pacione, MD

Dr. Donato Pacione, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Dr. Donato Pacione, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from New York Med Coll in 2006 and specializes in neurosurgery.

550 1st Ave # 47

New York, NY 10016

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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
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chiari's Deformity
more than 83% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
more than 69% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 63% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pacione does not have any board certifications listed.

55  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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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.


  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Donato Pacione, MD
We found Dr. Pacione from referring physician Dr. Cooper. He is patient, easy to understand, smart, and kind. He is thorough, compassionate and truly cares about us. Highly recommend him. His office staff are wonderful as well especially Janine who we see before meeting with Dr. Pacione.
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Mark Weiner in Brooklyn, NY – Jul 23, 2017
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Dr. Pacione is a phenomenal physician, from him to his entire team, they took excellent care of me. I was diagnosed with a severe herniated disk, I saw three local doctors, however with my past history, they were hesitant to treat me. Dr P, went above and beyond finding other things wrong, that I...Read More
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David G in Maybrook – Jun 24, 2017
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Dr Donato Pacione is a highly skilled neurosurgeon who removed a benign tumor located between my Spinal cord and my spine due to my condition:Neuro fibroma tosis type 2 (NF2) in October 2016. Dr P. Was confidant and reassuring during my consult. Spent time answering my many questions. Surgery was...Read More
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Alice S. in Piscataway, NJ – May 11, 2017
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An excellent staff that cares from the front desk to the MA to PA to the DR himself. He uncovered a condition that other DR's did not look for. I know I am in great hands as my previous Neurosurgeon that practiced at NYU recommended him. Will be having surgery 2/2017 for a large herniation and...Read More
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David G in Maybrook NY – Nov 29, 2016
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Dr. Pacione and his team are professional, highly skilled, and caring. Where other doctors do the procedures that THEY prefer, Dr. Pacione carefully considers (and performs) the procedure that is best for the patient. He is brilliant, and also a true gentleman with a great bedside manner. Would...Read More
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Karen H. in Amityville, NY – Jul 29, 2016
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