Dr. Louis Cornacchia III, MD

Dr. Louis Cornacchia III, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Louis Cornacchia III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Flushing, NY and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

5620 Main St

Flushing, NY 11355

Contact Information

(718) 670-1837

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana

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Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims 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. Cornacchia III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chiari's Deformity
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornacchia III treats Chiari's Deformity more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Cornacchia III treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornacchia III performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Cornacchia III performs this procedure more than 67% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Herniated Disc
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cornacchia III treats Herniated Disc more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Cornacchia III treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Cornacchia III's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Neurological Surgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am dedicated to improving the lives of others through compassionate care as a neurosurgeon and through research into new medical technologies and surgical techniques. My goal is to apply my surgical training when surgery can meaningfull...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Trauma Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    University California San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1996
  • 1989
    University California San Diego Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Cornacchia III's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cornacchia III

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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1 Star
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A great physician and humanitarian who cares for his patients with patience and professionalism. He explains everything thoroughly, is kind and compassionate. Physicians like him are scares these days. I would give this professional 10 stars.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
BlueConnect HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Preferred Blue PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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