Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD

Dr. Salvatore Palumbo, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 56
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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

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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Palumbo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palumbo treats Spondylosis more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Palumbo treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Herniated Disc
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palumbo treats Herniated Disc more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Palumbo treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palumbo treats Spine Disorders more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Palumbo treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Palumbo's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
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
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Stimulation
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 Surgery
Stereotaxis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Dr. Palumbo's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Palumbo

4.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
80%
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4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15%
(3)

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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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MVP Health Care
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