Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheim, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheim, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheim, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Nyack, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Crosfield Ave Ste 205

West Nyack, NY 10994

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Top Care Areas

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 90% of peers
Herniated Disc
more than 85% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 77% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury


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23  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.


  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oppenheim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oppenheim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oppenheim to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Oppenheim's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He will tell you he will except what ever the insurance will pay him and that you are not to be billed. Then after he gets too small an amount from insurance he will go back on his word and bill you for thousands of dollars. Classic bait and switch with services. After Dr. Oppeneim couldn't...more
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Great doctor made me feel at ease had neck fusion surgery after the surgery had no more pain I can now live my life again
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Dr. Oppenheim was thorough, kind, and compassionate. His bedside manner is wonderful. He is easy to talk to and you don't feel rushed. More importantly his skills as a neurosurgeon are amazing. He performed a cervical discectomy and upon awaking in the recovery room immediate relief was felt.
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I had back surgery on Oct. 31, 2017 at Good Samaritan Hospital. Doctor Jeffrey Oppenheim performed the operation. My surgery went off without a hitch. And after 39 years of dealing with lower back pain, multiple epidurals and physical therapy, I finally feel pain free only three weeks removed. I...more
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I recently had an operation on my lumbar l1 & l2 Dr Oppenheim performed the surgery and was very professional in regard to his practise . He did what he said and performed the surgery with the confidence that he demands of himself. I'm 7 weeks post and the chronic pain that I had dissapeared. I...more
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