Dr. Zachariah George, MD

Dr. Zachariah George, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Zachariah George, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Commack, NY. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions and specializes in neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

353 Veterans Memorial Hwy Ste 303

Commack, NY 11725

Contact Information

(631) 864-3900

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Background Check

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. George's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spinal Stenosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. George treats Spinal Stenosis more than 71% of his peers

Dr. George treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. George treats Spine Disorders more than 70% of his peers

Dr. George treats this condition more than 70% 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
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. George treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 69% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. George's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Artificial Disc Replacement
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carotid Ultrasound
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Scoliosis Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a dual trained spinal surgeon with both neurosurgical and orthopedic spinal training. This allows me to deliver unique, comprehensive spinal care. I believe that surgery is in general reserved for cases that have failed other non-operative tr...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
    Medical School

Languages

  • Malayalam
  • English

Awards

Dr. George's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. George

4.4

Based on 45 reviews

5 Stars
82.22222222222223%
(37)
4 Stars
2.2222222222222223%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.2222222222222223%
(1)
1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(6)

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I was referred to Dr. George last year after incredible back pain that lead to a spinal fusion of L3 to S1. I cannot express enough gratitude to Dr. George and his staff for treating me as if I were family. Dr. George is an extremely talented and compassionate surgeon. I am almost a year post op...Read More
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Great to talk to, very informative. truly seems to care about patients. 4 weeks out from laminectomy, L3,4,5 and S1, feeling great can walk around with no pain. Have to go to PT to get strength back.
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I’ve had 2 surgeries in 6 months. Neck and spine. I am now pain free. Dr. George, PA, Jenali, Liz, Fran and Catherine are outstanding and extremely caring and friendly. I’ve Been to many doctors for this severe arthritis that is now gone and I truly cannot say enough about Dr. George and his staff....Read More
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From the first visit I made to Dr. George's office for consultation I became very comfortable and confident with the entire staff and I was able to maintain that level of confidence until the services were completed. The office staff displayed such courtesy and kindness that made me feel very...Read More
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Condescending and rude. Refused to help me or offer any solution. Went to him for a second opinion and he made me feel like i was wasting his time.
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