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 3 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:

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
Concussion
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
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
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
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Dislocation
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracic Tumor resection
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Spine Disease
Vertebroplasty

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