Dr. William Sonstein, MD

Dr. William Sonstein, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. William Sonstein, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rockville Centre, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

100 Merrick Rd Ste 128W

Rockville Centre, NY 11570

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  • UnitedHealthCare

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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. Sonstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonstein treats Spine Disorders more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Sonstein treats this condition more than 76% 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
Spinal Stenosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonstein treats Spinal Stenosis more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Sonstein treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonstein treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Sonstein treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Sonstein's conditions and procedures:

Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
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
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Sonstein, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Rockville Centre, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    TEMPLE UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School
    1991

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sonstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sonstein

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Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Should of went to sonnstein when he told my daughter his Dx. She’s 18 and picked Dr in the city. Biggest mistake of her life. The titanium he put in wrong popped a hole in her-esophagus 15 hrs tube feeding and diverticulum in throat. Did my husbands two surgeries no problem. Would see him over all...Read More
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Dr. Sonstein performed crevical fusion for me in 2011...6 years later because of him I am still practicing dentistry. With Thanks Barry K Borger DDS
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I felt very rushed & was made to feel stupid with my questions....his eye rolling attitude really turned me off & I will Never go back there, even to his college he recommended!!! Why would I? To feel stupid again........the staff needs to learn how to keep their mouths shut or their opinions to...Read More
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I have been a patient of Dr. Sonstein's for over 10 years. Whether it was pre-surgery, surgery, or post surgery, he has taken care of me to my highest satisfaction. He is kind, caring, and knowledgeable, He is not an alarmist, is not, surgery happy, and has many treatment options. Teresa, handles...Read More
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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