Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD

Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Islip, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1175 Montauk Hwy Ste 6

West Islip, NY 11795

Contact Information

(631) 422-5371

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Herniated Disc
very high
more than 90% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 83% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 70% of peers

Dr. Palumbo'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*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • 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)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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19  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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Palumbo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Palumbo's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Palumbo to family and friends
20 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Palumbo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

HANDS DOWN THE ONLY GROUP TO USE AND IN MY OPINION DR. PALUMBO IS YOUR GO TO NEUROSURGEON. 5+ STARS!!!
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Wouldn't recommend to worst enemy, this guy has no knowledge and just cares about money I seen him twice and he tried saying I seen him six times he is a crook
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I would never go to anyone else. Been a patient for over 10 years.
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I went to many Doctors for many years that never helped my back pain. Dr.Palumbo correctly diagnosed me, I had back surgery, and now I am happily back at my gym working with a personal trainer who is carefully guiding my recovery. My life is finally pain free.
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