Dr. Michael Landi, MD

Dr. Michael Landi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Michael Landi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

400 International Dr Ste 2

Buffalo, NY 14221

Contact Information

(716) 631-3555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Independent Health
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University At Buffalo School Of Engineering and Applied Sciences, State University Of New York, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cum Laude
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo, General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • State University Of New York At Buffalo, Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Inventor of the Year Award. 2nd Place for the development of the Energy guided apparatus and method. Given by The Technical Societies Council of the Niagara Frontier and the Niagara Frontier Intellectual Property Law Association at the 24th annual meeting, 1999
Media & Publications
  • Vertebroplasty: techniques to avoid complications, 2001
  • Eyebrow incision Supraorbital Minicraniotomy: A critical appraisal, 1999
  • Eyebrow incision for combined orbital osteotomy and supraorbital minicraniotomy. Application in anterior circulation aneurysms, 2001
  • Acute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis vs. ADEM: FLAIR-MRI and neuropathology findings, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Landi, MD
Worst doctor ever. Don't give this monster the time of day. Your spine will thank you.
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Rochester, NY – Jun 11, 2017
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Dr. Landi and his entire staff are awesome.
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Charles C. – Feb 27, 2017
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Very compassionate. Explains condition in detail where you can understand it. I would recommend Dr. Landi to anyone requiring back or spinal surgery.
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Geraldine Bridges in Buffalo, NY – Feb 05, 2017
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Nothing but problems at Envision Brain and Spine. You are only a number. Phone calls not returned. Staff is not only uncaring by RUDE. Dr. Landi runs this place but he doesn't seem to care when you complain.
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John D. in Buffalo ny – Sep 13, 2016
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I had a microdiscectomy 5 years ago from Dr Landi. I suffered from severe back pain for several years and saw 3-4 doctors prior to hearing about Dr Landi. I was under his care for 3 years prior to surgery. He is very conservative and only operated because it was absolutely necessary - I lost the...Read More
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Nora in Buffalo, NY – Aug 09, 2016
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