Dr. Zachary Hickman, MD

Dr. Zachary Hickman, MD

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Dr. Zachary Hickman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Elmhurst, NY and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2007 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

7901 Broadway # D6-15

Elmhurst, NY 11373

Contact Information

(718) 334-2772

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Hickman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hickman treats Spine Disorders more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Hickman treats this condition more than 6% 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. Hickman's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Biopsy
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Brain Lesion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
  • Excision of Brain Tumor
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
  • Microvascular Decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thoracic Tumor resection
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Traumatic Spine Disease
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

"Zachary Hickman, M.D. is an Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Director of Neurosurgery at NYC Health Hospitals/Elmhurst. He is a board-eligible neurosurgeon specializing in neurotrauma and general...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery

Education

2015
University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2014
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Residency Hospital
2008
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Internship Hospital
2007
Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
2001
University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Undergraduate School
2015
2014
2008
2007
2001

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Dr. Hickman saved my life! I owe it all to him and his team why i am still standing now head up high and be with my very young son. The way he tells the diagnosis doesn't make you feel like scared and the way he explains the procedure does make you feel safe and no doubts at all. I am so blessed...Read More
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The greatest and most caring neurosurgeon. He is extremely knowledgable and every question that you have about your surgery, he will answer with knowing what exact steps to take in the procedure with his patient. He is always there for his patient as you can reach out for him at anytime. He has...Read More
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it takes a special person to look after our daughter with the kindness and concern you always show.We hope you know how much your help is appreciated. Thank you for your time ,your energy, and your commitment. Thanks for being there..Your attentiveness,understanding,honesty and professionalism was...Read More
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Dr. Hickman is the best doctor out there! Excellent experience ! Communicates well with patients . A very caring doctor . Dr. HIckman and his team are excellent ! You will be highly satisfied ! Always continue to be the excellent doctor you are . You have helped so many people !! Always grateful to...Read More
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My experience with Dr. Hickman has been par excellence as he explained my condition very well. He appropriately answered all my questions and concerns. Whenever I met him I felt reassured and safe in his hands. I and my entire family is extremely thankful and I shall remain indebted for his...Read More
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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