Dr. Michael Nosko, MD

Dr. Michael Nosko, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Michael Nosko, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Brunswick, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from U Alberta-Exptl Surg in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

125 Paterson St Ste 2100

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Contact Information

(732) 235-7756

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
more than 87% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 82% of peers
Ear Disorders
more than 68% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • U Alberta-Exptl Surg
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Toronto, Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Toronto General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Alberta Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Alberta Heritage Fdn For Med Rsch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nosko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nosko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nosko to family and friends
42 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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Dr. Nosko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Incredible doctor! One of the best brain surgeons in the country. He performed an emergency craniotomy on me when I had an unexpected hemorrhage and saved my life (Other doctors in the hospital told my family I wouldn't make it). I had the hemorrhage in 2010, eight years ago. I have fully recovered...more
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Absolutely the most horrible experience I have ever had with a doctor. He was in the room for about 5 minutes. Didn't seem to ask many questions or write anything down. The office phone might as well go in the garbage because nobody picks up or returns messages. I felt hopeful by the reviews to...more
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Cold and mechanical, unfriendly and wants to get you out of his office fast.
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I found Dr. Nosko to be cold and uncaring. It was all very matter of fact, go home and speak to your boyfriend about it here (written on a scrap piece of paper) is the name of the surgery you require, go home and research it and do your homework The woman who does his scheduling NEVER returns...more
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The woman who schedules his surgeries should be fired.
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