Dr. Michael Smith, MD

Dr. Michael Smith, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Michael Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

530 1st Ave Ste 8R

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Smith performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 92% of peers
Scoliosis
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Smith's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

36  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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17  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.

Education

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Univ Of Pa Hlth System-Neurological Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Smith's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Compassionate and would highly recommend him over Hospital of special surgery
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Dr.Smith discussed every concern I had with my operation which was very reassuring because that was the first time I had any type of operation or hospital stay of that magnitude. I had visits with a few highly recognized physicians in this field and I felt confident that Dr. Smith was the most...more
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Dr. Michael Smith operated on me April 2008 at Montifiore Hosp. I had a cervical lamenectomy with fusion. Thankfully to God my recovery was amazing. Dr. Smith is an excellent neurosurgeon! I was so happy my surgery and recovery went so well. In just three months after my surgery, I flew to the...more
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Dr. Smith is an excellent, skilled neurosurgeon. He operated on me in May of 2014 and helped me tremendously. His caring ways are exceptional for a surgeon. I would not hesitate to recommend this fine doctor and please know that you will be in good hands with a doctor that truly cares about...more
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