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Dr. Erico Cardoso, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Cardoso

Dr. Erico Cardoso, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Faculdade De Medicina Da Universidade Federal De Goias in 1974 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(718) 963-7266

Dr. Cardoso accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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

Background Check

2 malpractice claims Found
  • Settlement (9/1/2017)View details
  • Settlement (11/24/2014)View details
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. Cardoso's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardoso treats Herniated Disc more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cardoso treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardoso treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Cardoso treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cardoso treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Cardoso treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Cardoso'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
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Erico Cardoso, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Faculdade De Medicina Da Universidade Federal De Goias in 1974 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1981
University Western Ont
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Ottawa Civic/Ottawa Genl Hosp/U Ottawa
Residency Hospital
1976
Ottawa Civic Hosp/U Ottawa
Residency Hospital
1975
Sao Paulo Civic Servant Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
Faculdade De Medicina Da Universidade Federal De Goias
Medical School
1981
1980
1976
1975
1974

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Cardoso's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cardoso

3.7

Based on 6 reviews

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1 Star
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A wonderful Surgeon who helped me to live a normal life with Hydrocephelus. I had my last shunt replacement at the age of 16 and I am 30 years now. I graduated with my Bachelor Degree in Administration at the age of 23. I highly recommend Dr Cardoso to anyone who needs a neurosurgeon to trust. ...Read More
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