Dr. Jonathan Lustgarten, MD

Dr. Jonathan Lustgarten, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Jonathan Lustgarten, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Long Branch, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

121 State Route 36 Ste 330

West Long Branch, NJ 07764

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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lustgarten's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lustgarten treats Meningiomas more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Lustgarten treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Herniated Disc
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lustgarten treats Herniated Disc more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Lustgarten treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lustgarten treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Lustgarten treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Lustgarten's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jonathan Lustgarten, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Long Branch, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Columbia Presby Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Columbia Presby Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Columbia Presby Hospital
Internship Hospital
1988
Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
Medical School
1995
1990
1989
1988

Awards

Dr. Lustgarten's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lustgarten

3.7

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
57.89473684210526%
(11)
4 Stars
10.526315789473685%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
26.31578947368421%
(5)

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Dr Lustgarten is a very good listener, and answered all of my questions prior to surgery. He carefully explained what he was going to do to relieve the pain. After he performed back surgery on me, I felt total relief from the previously horrible pain in my back and leg. He is a super talented...Read More
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Just had very extensive cervical surgery by Dr. Lustgarten. 4 discs removed from front of neck, fusion and titanium plate in the back of neck. 8 hour surgery with lots or negative possibilities. Not one of them has manifested itself. I was afraid, only 59 and very little pain but other serious...Read More
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Dr. Lustgarten is an amazing surgeon. He operated on my spine and the results were extraordinary. The recovery period was rapid and while opioids were available for pain, I never had to take any. Furthermore, before he operated on me he made sure I exhausted all other options . I highly recommend...Read More
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Dr Luastgartenis an amazing person. You know that he will take care of Your problem. I know my family are very thankful for my great recovery.
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Dr Lustgarten is a highly skilled, compassionate, dedicated physician who performed a microdiscectomy on me for a large, crippling disc herniation which allowed me to resume work in 3 weeks. He is committed to the highest level of care, as are the wonderful staff in his office. I have entrusted...Read More
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