Dr. Salvatore Insinga, MD

Dr. Salvatore Insinga, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Salvatore Insinga, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

611 Northern Blvd # 150

Great Neck, NY 11021

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Insinga's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hydrocephalus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Insinga treats Hydrocephalus more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Insinga treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Insinga treats Brain Disorders more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Insinga treats this condition more than 55% of his peers

Herniated Disc
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Insinga treats Herniated Disc more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Insinga treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Insinga's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Salvatore Insinga, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
Medical School
NY Coll Osteo Med
Undergraduate School
1993

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Insinga's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Insinga

3.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Wonderful surgeon with a very compassionate and caring bedside manner. Would highly recommend him!!
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For 3 yrs I've had head issues, saw many specialists, different diagnosis given. Recently a cervical mri showed herniated disc. I was referred to Dr Insinga. He confirmed herniations, listened to my complaints, answered all my questions, & diagnosed my head issues, not disc related, but opcipital...Read More
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I saw dr. Insinga for evaluation for Baclofen pump. He said I was a candidate and I fell reassured and confident. I was clearly informed that I would hear from him re the next step. The call never came. Therefore, he gets a zero rating. Maybe your luck will be better. He wore a fancy Rolex and a...Read More
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Dr Insinga did my first decompression for Chiari Malformation, I recovered beautifully with no complications. I'm about to have a second surgery with him in about a month. I'm confident in his surgical talents and wouldn't want anyone else besides him. He's honest with you and I can tell he...Read More
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Dr. Insinga is an intelligent man that seems like he cares when you're in front of him but 2 brain surgeries later, I can't get him to return calls, emails, etc! I've been dealing with this and these are very important health issues that I need answers for. I would not go back to him for a third...Read More
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