Dr. Michael Seiff, MD

Dr. Michael Seiff, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
55 y/o
(54)

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Dr. Michael Seiff, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Las Vegas, NV. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

The Spine and Brain Institute

8530 W Sunset Rd Ste 250

Las Vegas, NV 89113
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS

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Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Seiff "The neurosurgeons and staff of SBI are dedicated to providing the highest quality of care to our patients in a highly professional and compassionate enviroment. Our goals are to maximize excellence of outcomes, improve quality of life, and provide accesst o world-class state-fo-the-art technologies, techniques, and innovations. Furthermore, we will always strive to maintain the highest ethical standars as dictated by the American Board of Neurologic Surgery, considering both non-surgical and surgical treatment options as determined by our patient's best interests."
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • 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
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • 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
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Disc Surgery
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.

Education

  • Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Suny Health Science Center Brooklyn Ny
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Ohio State University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • A Einstein College M Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Oh State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Seiff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Seiff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Seiff to family and friends
4.0
based on 54 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Seiff's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

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Dr Seiff and his staff were amazing. I had a MVD due to trigeminal neuralgia. He made me feel comfortable with the procedure and because of his confidence I knew I would finally be free from the worse pain a person would experience. I have been suffering with this pain for over eight years. I feel...more
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Dr. Seiff is by far the best Neurosurgeon in the United States. I had a Chiari Malformation that all but ruined my life. While I understand that it would be highly unusual to die from this condition I was almost certain that is exactly what was happening to me. I was in such miraculous condition...more
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in Kingman, AZ |
Dr. Seiff was my husbands surgeon for a fusion. I went to see him after having headaches daily for over a year and a half with no explanation found by other physicians. Dr. Seiff was able to determine I had a Chiari malformation. Dr. Seiff performed the Chiari decompression surgery and my daily...more
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in Las Vegas, NV |
WELL WORTH THE WAIT. I've waited several hours, unfortunately, to see this excellent surgeon. However, I'd rather wait and be seen than turned away because the schedule was too full to take me on as a patient. Dr. Seiff has spent as much time as I needed, answering questions, explaining options,...more
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Las Vegas, NV |
9:15 am appt, shows up 3 hours late with no reason or apology. Surgery day my time was 11 arrived with 1 pm surgery. Did not get called back until after 1:30pm, at 4pm after IV is is all prep completed, he sends someone to say he was cancelling my surgery. This office and hospital he uses has the...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Seiff accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    Sierra Option
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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