Dr. Kai-Ming Fu, MD

Dr. Kai-Ming Fu, MD

Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Kai-Ming Fu, MD is a neurological spine surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurological spine surgery and neurological spine reconstructive surgery.Read his story

240 E 59th St Fl 2

New York, NY 10022

Contact Information

(877) 922-2257

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fu's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Fu performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Fu performs this procedure more than 66% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fu treats Spine Disorders more than 62% of his peers

Dr. Fu treats this condition more than 62% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Fu's conditions and procedures:

Adult Scoliosis Correction
Benign Tumor
Cervical Herniated Disc
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    University of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2010
    University of Virginia Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    University of Virginia Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Medical School
    2004

Dr. Fu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fu

4.1

Based on 46 reviews

5 Stars
76.08695652173913%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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(2)
1 Star
19.565217391304348%
(9)

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Very effective and fast no waiting. They are straight to the point no unnecessary treatment. Exactly what I was looking for.
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Very honest. He was unable to remedy my condition. But very helpful and informative.
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This is my second surgical consultation with Dr Fu for degenerative scoliosis/degenerative spine disease. First I was able to schedule an appointment with no difficulty, office staff was friendly rand helpful, his Assistant/ Nurse Practioner was kind and helpful . Dr Fu was kind and informative ,he...Read More
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An enormous THANK YOU to Dr. Fu and his staff for giving me the opportunity to walk pain free. I have been suffering nerve and back pain since Dec 2016. Dr Fu and his staff and nurses have been beyond compassionate. They walked me through the entire surgery and process in which I would undergo. I'm...Read More
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I felt a little rushed. When it comes to possible cervical surgery, I want a doctor who takes his times and explains everything. I also should have been shown my mri on a computer or screen and he should have went over my mri report with me. Gave me no diagnosis & onkyvsaid if it doesn’t hurt leave...Read More
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Locations

Weill Cornell Medicine Center for Comprehensive Spine Care

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Test POS
Aetna Test PPO
Affinity Health Plan
Amida Care
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
GHI
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP)
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Fidelis Care
HealthFirst
Medicaid
Medicare
Oxford Health Plans
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Community Plan
Compass
Empire Plan
Medicare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
VNS Choice
WellCare

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