Accepting new patients

Dr. Philip Stieg, MD

Dr. Philip Stieg, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 66


Dr. Philip Stieg, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular disorders, and more.


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Stieg accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(212) 746-2197

Dr. Stieg accepts the following insurance:

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
HIP Health Plan of New York
Medicaid

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Stieg's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Stieg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stieg performs Brain Surgery more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Stieg performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Brain Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stieg treats Brain Aneurysm more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Stieg treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stieg treats Cerebrovascular Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Stieg treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Stieg's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Adult Brain Tumor
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Surgery
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Body Tumor
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Concussion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Facial Pain
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Intracranial Vessel Angioplasty and Stenting
  • Meningiomas
  • Microneurovascular Surgery
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Aneurysm Repair
  • Moyamoya Disease
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuro Endovascular Surgery
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Orbit Tumor
  • Paracentesis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Schwannoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tumor Resection
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

After having earned my Ph.D. in Neuroscience, I became fascinated by the intricacies and processes of the central nervous system, and the role a neurosurgeon plays in tracing them. I realized that neurosurgeons are responsible for far more than surgi...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1989
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Residency Hospital
1988
Karolinska Institute
Fellowship Hospital
1984
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Internship Hospital
1983
Med Coll Of Wi
Medical School
1980
Albany Medical College
1974
University Of Wisconsin / Madison
Undergraduate School
1989
1988
1984
1983
1980
1974

Awards

Dr. Stieg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stieg

4.8

Based on 58 reviews

5 Stars
94.82758620689656%
(55)
4 Stars
1.7241379310344827%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
3.4482758620689653%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Stieg?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Stieg's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Philip Stieg, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
I am so sure Dr Stieg will save my life. Dr. Stieg is a living “rock star”neurosurgeon and being treated by him is an absolute blessing for me and my family. Obviously I highly recommend Dr Stieg. He’s the best of the best!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Philip Stieg, MD?
Reply
As a patient of Dr. Stieg and his team, I could not have been more fortunate during a challenging time undergoing brain surgery of a large tumor. Never during a scary event in my life like this, did i feel I was in incapable hands, both on a professional level which extended to relatable care and...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Philip Stieg, MD?
Reply
Dr. Stieg is very knowledgeable and helpful. It was a pleasure to deal with him. He spent plenty of time with us explaining the issue and recommended treatment. Highly recommend Dr. Stieg!
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Philip Stieg, MD?
Reply
If you want a doctor who fails to report results of pressure tests on your spinal cord stating to you he has to "look it up" and never does, and never gets back to you, never returns phone calls or emails, you may be happy with Dr Stieg. If you want a doctor who never visits you during your...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Philip Stieg, MD?
Reply
Excellent! He exhudes confidence. Felt at ease: created rapport.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Philip Stieg, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Stieg?

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Stieg treats patients.

Learn more

Compare Providers

More providers like Dr. Stieg at Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center

Show All Neurosurgeons