Dr. Howard Riina, MD

Dr. Howard Riina, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Howard Riina, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

530 1st Ave # 8R

New York, NY 10016

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  • Aetna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Riina's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riina treats Brain Aneurysm more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Riina treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riina treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Riina treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Riina performs Vascular Transcatheter Embolization more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Riina performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Riina's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • 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
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Howard Riina, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Barrow Neuro Institute
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Pa
Residency Hospital
Med
Internship Hospital
1993
Temple University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Riina's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Riina

4.7

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Amazing! Was able to help my mom after another doctor said nothing they could do for her. I highly recommend him personable and warm personality
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