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, pilocytic astrocytoma, acoustic neuroma, meningioma, spinal cord tumor, primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET), glioma, cavernous hemangioma, pituitary tumor, optic glioma, germ cell tumor
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  • Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery Division
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 1990
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, New York University Medical Center, Pediatric Neurosurg, 1985
  • Residency, New York University Medical Center, Neurosurgery, 1984
  • MD from George Washington University, 1978

Locations and Appointments

21 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna EPO
  • Affinity (Medicaid)
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • EBCBS Pathways/Pathways Enhanced
  • Fidelis (Medicaid)
  • Fidelis (Medicare)
  • Fidelis Child Health Plus
  • Fidelis Family Health Plus
  • Medicaid
  • Missing Link: 266
  • Multiplan
  • Neighborhood (Medicaid)
  • Oxford Freedom Plan
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UHC Community
  • UPN Elite (Island Group/Humana/etc)
  • United Indemnity
  • Vytra
*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.

317 East 34th Street, Suite 1002
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-6419

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My Research


  • Primary neurosurgery for pediatric low-grade gliomas: a prospective multi-institutional study from the Children's Oncology Group

    Wisoff, Jeffrey H; Sanford, Robert A; Heier, Linda A; Sposto, Richard; Burger, Peter C; Yates, Allan J; Holmes, Emiko J; Kun, Larry E
    Neurosurgery. 2011 Jun. 68 (6): 1548-54; discussion 1554

  • Efficacy and safety of radical resection of primary and recurrent craniopharyngiomas in 86 children

    Elliott, Robert E; Hsieh, Kevin; Hochm, Tsivia; Belitskaya-Levy, Ilana; Wisoff, Jessica; Wisoff, Jeffrey H
    Journal of neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2010 Jan. 5 (1): 30-48

  • Role of diffusion tensor imaging in resection of thalamic juvenile pilocytic astrocytoma

    Moshel, Yaron A; Elliott, Robert E; Monoky, David J; Wisoff, Jeffrey H
    Journal of neurosurgery: Pediatrics. 2009 Dec. 4 (6): 495-505

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