Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(68)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

233 Broadway # 640

New York, NY 10279

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 5 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Goldstein

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Goldstein'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Goldstein "Dr. Goldstein is a Clinical Professor at NYU School of Medicine and Director of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Spine Service . He is a recognized expert in spine surgery and offers a comprehensive surgical approach to all spinal disorders. Dr. Goldstein is a national leader in the area of minimally-invasive spine surgery and one of the first to perform disk replacement surgery in the neck and lower back. He also lectures and instructs other surgeons on the newest surgical techniques."
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
40

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

More

Read More
20

Procedures

  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Disc Replacement
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Synovial Biopsy

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

  • Colgate University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Case Western Res University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Case Western Res University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Maryland Spine Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • NY Magazine Best Doctors, 2011
  • America's Best Doctors, 2012
  • Best Doctors in New York, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Goldstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Goldstein does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Goldstein and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldstein to family and friends
3.9
based on 68 total reviews (32 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Goldstein's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (32)

in Mahopac N.Y. |
My 82 year old mother had back surgery with Dr. Goldstein on August 15 2017. Her main complaint was severe pain in both legs when standing and walking. Dr. Goldstein ordered an x-ray and an m.r.i.. After diagnosing severe spinal stenosis and arthritis,he scheduled a laminectomy at three levels. 4...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Middle Village |
I made the decision to have spinal surgery after exhausting every alternative imaginable. I lived with daily and constant pain for a very long time, not even realizing how it affected my mood. Like most, I feared surgery based on all the negative feedback i was receiving. I made up my mind after...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
Brooklyn, NY |
I was referred to Dr. Goldstein due to a severely bulging disc in my lumbar spine. I never had a surgery before and was pretty anxious about it. But, I trusted Dr. Goldstein's expertise and made my decision to do it. I'm about 4 weeks out from the surgery now and feel relief from the pain I was...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in East Brunswick, NJ |
Dr. Goldstein is a very professional, knowledgeable, competent beside being "the best orthopedic surgeon". Less than a month ago on 9-28-2017, I had a fusion with disk replacement and soon I will be returning back to work. I didn't want anyone else but Dr. Goldstein, I am so glad that I've made...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Brooklyn, NY |
Before I meet Dr Goldstien I literally had no life for the pass two years I was in so much pain could hardly walk .The first day I saw him and after he explained what he was going to do I was scared but he was so gentle and patient in explaining everything to me I was confident I'm going to do the...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Visit Dr. Goldstein

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Goldstein accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Oxford Liberty

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Goldstein has admitting privileges

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
View Hospital Profile