Dr. Elizabeth Fontana, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Fontana, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Elizabeth Fontana, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY. She specializes in neurosurgery.

611 Northern Blvd # 150

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • 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

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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. Fontana's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontana treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Fontana treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Subdural Hemorrhage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontana treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Fontana treats this condition more than 66% of her peers

Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fontana performs Brain Surgery more than 61% of her peers

Dr. Fontana performs this procedure more than 61% of her peers

Dr. Fontana's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
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 Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
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 Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elizabeth Fontana, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY. She specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Dr. Fontana's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fontana

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
90%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Fontana's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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She is a rock star- she is the best of the best!
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Dr. Elizabeth Fontana performed my brain surgery in 2015 and she did a wonderful job
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Dr. Fontana performed emergency spine surgery for my husband who had lost movement on his leg overnight. She made this surgery a priority and walked him through the hospital to get the surgery done the same day he came into the ER. She is a caring, first class neurosurgeon and we are totally...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
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 HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO