Dr. Soriaya Motivala, MD

Dr. Soriaya Motivala, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Soriaya Motivala, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from IN UNIV SCH OF MED in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery.

501 Seaview Ave Ste 104

Staten Island, NY 10305

Contact Information

(718) 683-3765

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Traumatic Brain Injury
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more than 77% of peers
Spondylosis
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more than 71% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 53% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Motivala "Dr. Motivala offers personalized patient centered care of neurological disorders. "

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Motivala does not have any board certifications listed.

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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16  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

  • Mc Gill U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Motivala has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Motivala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Motivala's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Motivala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Excellent Dr. Very knowledgeable understanding, compassionate. ONE OF THE BEST OFFICE VISIT I EVER HAD. HIGHLY recommend
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Dr. Motivala was the attending neurosurgeon at Mount Sinai/Beth Israel hospital in NYC who treated my mom for acute-onset hydrocephalus in November, 2016. As one of my mom's primary caregivers, I was so impressed by Dr. Motivala's management of her case. Over the course of several months, Dr....more
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Dr Motivala is the most talented and compassionate doctor i have ever encountered. She CHANGED my life. I now live pain free and medication free!! THANK YOU!
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Stay away from this shrew! She was inappropriate in handling my husband! She showed absolutely no emotion for my husband or myself his wife! Nasty & uncaring! Stay Away
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