Jeffrey H. Wisoff, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-6419

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

brain tumor, craniopharyngioma, medulloblastoma, pineal tumor, astrocytoma, hydrocephalus, normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph), Arnold Chiari malformation, spina bifida, syringomyelia, craniosynostosis, auditory brainstem implant, pituitary tumor, germ cell tumor, spinal cord tumor, optic glioma, pilocytic astrocytoma, primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET), glioma, acoustic neuroma, cavernous hemangioma, meningioma
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Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Childhood Brain & Spinal Cord Tumors, Germ Cell Tumors, Spinal Cord Tumors



  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery Division

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery

Education and Training

  • 1985
  • Fellowship, New York University Medical Center, Pediatric Neurosurg
  • 1984
  • Residency, New York University Medical Center, Neurosurgery
  • 1978
  • MD from George Washington University


Locations and Appointments

54 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • 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
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HealthPlus Child Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Family Health (Amerigroup)
  • HealthPlus Medicaid (Amerigroup)
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
*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 Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates
317 East 34th Street, Suite 1002
New York, NY 10016

NYU Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates
4802 10th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219

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My Research

Development and implementation of clinical protocols for the treatment of pediatric brain tumors.


pediatric brain tumor, craniopharyngioma, hydrocephalus, Chiari malformation



    Deel, Michael; McLendon, Roger; Becher, Oren; Karajannis, Matthias; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Muh, Carrie; Schroeder, Kristin; Gururangan, Sri 2014 JUN; 65-65, Neuro-oncology — id: 1072212, year: 2014, page: 65

    Harter, David; Karajanis, Matthias; Wisoff, Jeffery; Weiner, Howard 2014 JUN; 107-107, Neuro-oncology — id: 1072222, year: 2014, page: 107
  • Phase II study of sorafenib in children with recurrent or progressive low-grade astrocytomas

    Karajannis, Matthias A; Legault, Genevieve; Fisher, Michael J; Milla, Sarah S; Cohen, Kenneth J; Wisoff, Jeffrey H; Harter, David H; Goldberg, Judith D; Hochman, Tsivia; Merkelson, Amanda; Bloom, Michael C; Sievert, Angela J; Resnick, Adam C; Dhall, Girish; Jones, David T W; Korshunov, Andrey; Pfister, Stefan M; Eberhart, Charles G; Zagzag, David; Allen, Jeffrey C 2014 May; 57-62, Neuro-oncology — id: 959362, year: 2014, page: 57, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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