Dr. Mitchell Levine, MD

Dr. Mitchell Levine, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Mitchell Levine, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

130 E 77th St Fl 3

New York, NY 10075

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 82% of peers
Spinal Fusion
high
more than 79% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Levine'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.

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • 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
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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21  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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Levine has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Levine's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Levine to family and friends
27 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Levine's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

This doctor is somewhat arrogant, too busy or unconcerned about devoting the appropriate time to a new patient. His PA also has an attitude issue. He may be a good surgeon but other things matter in a doctor/patient relationship.
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Although he may not have the best bedside manner, Dr. Levine's team made me feel at home. He's honest and straight forward.
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Have not had surgery with him yet, but will do so very shortly.
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My Fusion Exlif surgery was a total desaster 11/2013. He even told me the insurance company would turn me down because they said the procedure was not effective. I wish I would have listen. Don't ever do the EXLIF PROCEDURE. My back is worst than ever. I'm on medication all day. This doctor bed...more
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I had a lamanectomy about 6 years ago. Dr Levine told me once I came down from surgery my pain would be gone,it was. This year I went back thinking I was having more problems with my back and that was not the case. Dr Levine suggested it might be my hip and recommend Dr Asnis. On November 23 I had...more
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