Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD

Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Michael Horowitz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mars, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6998 Crider Rd Ste 210

Mars, PA 16046

Contact Information

(855) 365-7274

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Health Net
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 4 More

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Dr. Horowitz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horowitz treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Horowitz treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horowitz treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Horowitz treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Hydrocephalus
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Horowitz treats Hydrocephalus more than 75% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

Dr. Horowitz's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm Embolization
Angioplasty With Stent Placement
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
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
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Embolization of Arteriovenous Malformation
Embolization of Tumor
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Hemifacial Spasm
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hydrocephalus, Adult
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nosebleed
Osteosarcoma
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 Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stenting, Intracranial Vessels
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Treatment for Nose Bleeds
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

The surgeons at the Pennsylvania Brain and Spine Institute (pabrainspine.com) strive to treat each patient as an individual with specific needs. We favor non-surgical approaches whenever possible yet are fellowship trained so that we can deliver e...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1996
    University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1994
    University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1989
    University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1984
    Williams College
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Awards

Dr. Horowitz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Horowitz

3.1

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
47.61904761904762%
(10)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
2 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
1 Star
38.095238095238095%
(8)

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Dr Michael Horowitz performed my MVD surgery in 2012. I had 100% success. I suffered with GPN and GN for 12 years prior. He literally saved my life. I am forever grateful.
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I would highly recommend Dr. Horowitz to anyone. He and his staff are impeccable and follow up on all cases.
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Highly recommend him he did my back I could barely walk into the hospital and after surgery I walked out of the hospital the same day
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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Gateway Health Plan
Health Net
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Managed Care
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
UPMC Health Plan

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