Michael Smith at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Michael L. Smith, MD

  • Specialty: Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-3504

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

endoscopic surgery, neck problem, spinal arthritis, slipped disc, injury of the lumbar spine, hunchback, spinal injury, disc repair, pain neck/shoulder, syringomyelia, cervical myelopathy, spondyloarthropathies, spondylolysis, nerve root injury, spinal compression fracture, spinal cord reconstruction, kyphosis and lordosis, spondylolisthesis, brain tumor, degenerative disc disease, spinal narrowing, spinal cord tumor, scoliosis, ankylosing spondylitis, cervical spine fracture, spina bifida, spondylosis, spinal deformity, spinal cord injury, back pain, neck pain, neck surgery, brain injury, spine surgery, spine infection, spinal fusion
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Credentials

Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

    2010
  • AB Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery

Education and Training

  • 2007
  • Residency, University of Pennsylvania, Neurosurgery
  • 2000
  • MD from University Of Virginia

Departments

Locations and Appointments

45 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • GHI CBP
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Workers Comp
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Neurosurgery Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 8R
New York, NY 10016

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My Research

Spinal tumors and deformity

Publications

  • Atlantoaxial fusion with screw-rod constructs: meta-analysis and review of literature

    Elliott, Robert E; Tanweer, Omar; Boah, Akwasi; Morsi, Amr; Ma, Tracy; Smith, Michael L; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony 2014 Feb; 411-421, World neurosurgery — id: 1432992, year: 2014, page: 411, stat: Journal Article; Meta-Analysis; Review
  • Is external cervical orthotic bracing necessary after posterior atlantoaxial fusion with modern instrumentation: meta-analysis and review of literature

    Elliott, Robert E; Tanweer, Omar; Boah, Akwasi; Morsi, Amr; Ma, Tracy; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony; Smith, Michael L 2013 Feb; 369-74.e1, World neurosurgery — id: 348432, year: 2013, page: 369, stat: Journal Article
  • Impact of Starting Point and C2 Nerve Status on the Safety and Accuracy of C1 Lateral Mass Screws: Meta-Analysis and Review of the Literature

    Elliott, Robert E; Tanweer, Omar; Frempong-Boadu, Anthony; Smith, Michael L 2013 Feb; ?-?, Journal of spinal disorders & techniques — id: 421892, year: 2013, page: ?, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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