Dr. Michael Gerling, MD

Dr. Michael Gerling, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Michael Gerling, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

110 Duane St

New York, NY 10007

Contact Information

(212) 882-1110

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Gerling's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Herniated Disc
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Dr. Gerling treats Herniated Disc more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Gerling treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Dr. Gerling treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Gerling treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerling treats Low Back Pain more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Gerling treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

About Me

Care Philosophy

The ultimate goal is restoration of function, quality of life and pain relief. When spine surgery is needed there are a variety of options using the newest technology to minimize your surgical risks and recovery time. Spine surgery is performe...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2006
    Henry Bohlman, Md-Casewestern Reserve University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2006
  • 2005
    Ochsner Clinic
    Residency Hospital
    2005
  • 2000
    University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2000
  • 1995
    University Of California
    Undergraduate School
    1995

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • National Institute of Health Research Grant, 1996

Media & Publications

  • Numerous Publications in peer reviewed journals, text books and print media. National and International lectures and workshops for spine professionals.,

Dr. Gerling's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gerling

4.0

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
70.96774193548387%
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1 Star
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I have been a patient of Dr. Gerling, and Dr. Pyun, not only is the staff very compassionate and understanding even through our pain and suffering they truly due their best to assist , not only has he done my spine and neck surgeries in the beginning very painful now you cannot even tell I had 3...Read More
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Years have passed after "Dr." Gerling did a MAJOR back surgery on me-a laminectomy-fusion. I'm still in an incredible amount of pain. Learn from me & stay far away from him and don't even recommend him to your worst enemy.
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Good hands I love him as surgeon
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I have nothing but wonderful things to say about Dr. Gerling. I have lived with chronic back and neck pain for 10 years. I had tried every single other route possible in order to avoid surgery; PT, epidural blocks, the list goes on. I'm currently 9 days out of surgery and cannot begin to express...Read More
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At first I was scared to do the surgery. I did the cervical diskectomy fusion surgery 3 weeks ago and had throat pain for 4 days. I was eating on the third day. Sensation to touch is now normal on the left side compared to preop. Post op care was nice with doctor gerling and the nurses. I would...Read More
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Cigna
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
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