Dr. Joshua Bederson, MD

Dr. Joshua Bederson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Joshua Bederson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1468 Madison Ave Rm 28

New York, NY 10029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fidelis Care
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
high
more than 87% of peers
Brain Surgery
normal
more than 78% of peers
Chiari's Deformity
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Bederson'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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27  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.

Education

  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barrow Neur Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • U Zurich
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bederson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bederson's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bederson to family and friends
34 total reviews (21 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Bederson's 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 (21)

There are no words to express our gratitude. The best doctor with the best staff that can be. My Mom had an incidental discovery of a meningioma right next to the optic nerve. We met with Dr. Bederson and his assistant Dr. Schlachter and, cannot find enough words to praise their help,...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Bederson's for 10 years. He has performed three surgeries on me for a craniopharygioma brain tumor with a successful outcome each time. Dr. Bederson is very compassionate, a good listener honest and will tell you what needs to be done in a way that is understandable. I...more
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Dr. Bederson and his team are amazing! I was home the day after my meningioma surgery and returned to work in less than a month. Leslie Schlachter, Dr. Bederson's PA, was with me and my family every possible step on the way, always ready to help and taking care of everything. I can't imagine being...more
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Absolutely the BEST DOCTOR IN THE WORLD! After the consultation with this brilliant doctor I felt calm and confident that everything will be ok! The surgery went great! DR BEDERSON  and his team were able to remove the tumor and save my life. Beautiful Leslie Schlachter Senior PA was available 24/7...more
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I went to Dr. Bederson, who was recommended by my neurologist, even though he is out of network of my insurance because he was highly recommended. I spoke to a few people about if I should find an in network surgeon and they suggested that I should not skimp on quality to save some money. In the...more
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