Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Jeffrey Goldstein, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

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
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Top Care Areas

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.

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
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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

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Dr. Goldstein's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldstein to family and friends
75 total reviews (40 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (75)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (40)

Direct, Empathetic, knowledgeable and feel that he and his team are the reason I am back on my feet today. Whole process from evaluation, pre-op, recovery and post-op was good overall. Would recommend.
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I have not been able to walk more then 50 feet without extreme pain for two (2) years. My daughter is an ICU nurse and a patient of hers recommended Dr Goldstein. My MRI showed my spine in poor shape bone fragments, discs out of place. We scheduled surgery for the 27th . A spinal fusion was...more
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Had spinal fusion of L3-5 and nerve encased, condition included severely herniated disc issues and shooting nerve pain all caused by spondylothesis. Had tried 2 epidural injections obtaining marginal relief for a short period only over a period of 6 months. This surgery is not for whimps but 4...more
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In June 2017 I had a bout of sciatica which Ive had in the past, except this time the pain never left and got worse over time. About 3-4 months in, it became to consume my life. I couldnt walk for more than 20 minutes without having to lay down or take a Aleve. I had an MRI that revealed a...more
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Dr. Goldstein is a very skilled, thoughtful, and compassionate surgeon. He was recommended by my doctor. My surgery went quite well and I had little pain afterwards. I quickly returned to a normal life and had none of the pain that I had before surgery. it has been 3 years now and I have...more
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