Dr. Erich Anderer, MD

Dr. Erich Anderer, MD

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Dr. Erich Anderer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons and specializes in neurosurgery.

8714 5th Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11209

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Anderer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc
high
more than 86% of peers
Back Pain
high
more than 84% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Anderer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

108  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Ear Disorders
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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26  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.

Education

  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated
  • NYU Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • NYU Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • NYU Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Anderer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Anderer's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anderer to family and friends
54 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (48)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Anderer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

It was a pleasure to have Dr. Anderer perform our daughter’s surgery. He knew I had multiple questions and I was more anxious than our daughter, but he professionally provided information that calmed my fears. His confidence in his ability to perform the surgery gave my husband and I reassurance...more
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Dr. Anderer is the best doctor, let alone neurosurgeon, hands down! I went to go see multiple specialists after a ski accident left me with numbness and loss of feeling in arm/hand. Dr. A. looked at the MRI and saw what others had missed, a bone fragment impeding my nerve canal in my C6/7...more
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Great surgeon! Dr. Anderer knows his stuff and is very friendly and informative. For two years I suffered with cervical myelopathy which previous neurologist failed to tell me I had. He perform surgery on me March 19th with hardly no pain and two weeks later I'm feeling great and the tiredness...more
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Visiting Dr. Anderer and letting him treat my disc herniation was the best decision I could have made. Many believed I wouldn't return to my normal way of life but that has changed thanks to the amazing work of Dr. Anderer. I am two weeks post OP and feel like my life has returned to what it was...more
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Amazing! I started experiencing SEVERE, debilitating neck and arm pain 6 months ago. Consistent PT and epidurals failed to provide any relief. Dr. Anderer diagnosed me with cervical disc disease with myelopathy, and advised me that surgery would be the best option. He was informative, patient and...more
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