Dr. Michael Sisti, MD

Dr. Michael Sisti, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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63 y/o
(51)

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Dr. Michael Sisti, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Columbia University Medical Center Department of Neurosurgery

710 W 168th St # 413

New York, NY 10032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • HealthFirst
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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. Sisti's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Stereotactic Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sisti performs Stereotactic Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sisti performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sisti treats Meningiomas more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sisti treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sisti performs Brain Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sisti performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sisti's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Chiari's Deformity
Colloid Cyst
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Ear Disorders
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Secondary Malignancies
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1985
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    National Institutes of Health
    Fellowship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School
    1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sisti's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sisti

4.7

Based on 51 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
1.9607843137254901%
(1)
1 Star
5.882352941176471%
(3)

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I went to all of the top neurosurgeons in NYC to discuss removal of a meningioma on my optic nerve. None of them made me feel comfortable or exhibited the level of confidence that I needed to proceed with the surgery. I was terrified, until I met Dr. Michael Sisti. He gave me the comfort and...Read More
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Excellent Doctor. Very experienced, very knowledgeable, and very pleasant upbeat personality.. Would highly recommend to anybody!
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Excellent! Very pleasant experience and he explains the condition very well. The operation of my husband was very short and successful!
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I was referred to Dr Sisti after being diagnosed with a large acoustic neuroma, When I first met him, I was a nervous wreck. Forty Five minutes later ,I left his office a totally different person.His explanation, demeanor and self assuring ways was refreshing. My surgery was an resounding success...Read More
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After being diagnosed with a large acoustic neuroma at the age of 20, Dr. Sisti's incredible talent and care has allowed me to live the most normal life possible. I am forever grateful that I chose him to be my neurosurgeon.
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