Dr. John Golfinos, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. John Golfinos, MD
Dr. John Golfinos, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Golfinos is affiliated with NYU Langone Medical Center and The Bellevue Hospital.

New York University Medical Center NSG

530 1st Ave

New York, NY 10016

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Dr. John Golfinos, MD

Dr. John Golfinos, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

It's easy. The patient comes first. Great care is taken to insure that surgery is the best alternative before we recommend it. All technologies are available so that the patient has the greatest range of choice.
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Dr. Golfinos' Experience

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Dr. Golfinos' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Oncology
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Neurosurgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
96

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Myeloma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis

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

  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Barrow Neur Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Golfinos has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Golfinos' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Golfinos to family and friends
4.7
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Golfinos' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in New Hyde Park, NY |
Dr. Golfinos' expertise, thoroughness, and kindness are very comforting to his patients. He took much time to explain my issue and answer my questions. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs his services.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Golfinos accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Golfinos has admitting privileges

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016
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The Bellevue Hospital
1400 W Main St
Bellevue, OH 44811
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