Dr. Theodore Schwartz, MD

Dr. Theodore Schwartz, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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53 y/o
(58)

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Dr. Theodore Schwartz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He specializes in neurosurgery, otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, and more.Read his story

Weill Cornell Medicine Brain and Spine Center

525 E 68th St # 651

New York, NY 10065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation

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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
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Dr. Schwartz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwartz performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Brain Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schwartz treats Brain Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Schwartz's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Allergic Reaction
Aneurysm
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Nose
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Chronic Sinusitis
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
ENT Surgery
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Excision of Facial Bone
Facial Fracture
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Headache
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laser Ablation
Laser Surgery
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neurosurgical Procedures
Otitis Media
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Surgery
Pituitary Tumor
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Skull Base Surgery
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
TMJ
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Yale New Haven Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1999
    Columbia Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    Columbia Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Harvard Medical School
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1987
    Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School
    1987

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Schwartz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schwartz

4.7

Based on 58 reviews

5 Stars
93.10344827586206%
(54)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
1.7241379310344827%
(1)
1 Star
5.172413793103448%
(3)

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Great Doctor I love him
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Dr. Schwartz corrected my condition with great skill.
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Superb care.
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Dr. Schwartz is hands down the best doctor I have ever been to. It sounds like an exaggeration, but when you are 30 y.o. & faced w/ a brain tumor larger than a golf ball, it is a scary & confusing time. Dr. Shwartz was so calm & confident when explaining what needed to be done that it rubbed off on...Read More
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Dr. Schwartz has excellent communication skills: he talks with the patient and caregivers directly, without looking at a computer screen. He describes the problem and the proposed procedures clearly, with the right mix of directness and compassion. He or his nurse practitioner returns calls...Read More
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