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Dr. Michael Horgan, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Horgan

Dr. Michael Horgan, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Big Flats, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark in 1992 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.


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(607) 301-4141

Dr. Horgan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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UnitedHealthCare
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Background Check

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. Horgan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chiari's Deformity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horgan treats Chiari's Deformity more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Horgan treats this condition more than 92% 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
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horgan performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Horgan performs this procedure more than 28% of his peers

Spinal Fusion
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horgan performs Spinal Fusion more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Horgan performs this procedure more than 28% of his peers

Dr. Horgan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Paracentesis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

I pride myself in a caring and hands on approach with explanations that don't require a medical degree.  

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Barrow Neurol Inst
Fellowship Hospital
Or Hlth Scis University
Residency Hospital
1992
University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
Medical School
Tufts U
Undergraduate School
1992

Awards

Dr. Horgan's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Horgan

4.2

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(10)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Dr. Horgan, You cared for me in the Winter of 2004 at Fletcher Allen just 10 days before my wedding. I was sad to hear you left UVM; the last time I was there you were still on leave. As a NY resident, I was thrilled to find your new affiliation with Strong and am currently trying to schedule an...Read More
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Dr.Horgan removed a meningioma and did a wonderful job. I couldn't even find the suture line. I found him compassionate and professional. He has a way of conveying confidence and I felt I was in good hands. Also he came highly recommended by the or staff he worked with
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I had a partial discectomy a few months ago. I never talked to him after surgery and the follow up was with the PA in the office. The initial visit the PA evaluated you, second visit dr spent 10 minutes to talk about surgery. The last visit PA discharges you.I still have no sensation in my fingers...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: 8:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sun: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Highland Hospital

Rochester, NY