Themistocles Protopsaltis, MD

  • Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Languages: English, Greek, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-356-9400

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

spinal narrowing, cervical spine fracture, brachial plexus injury, hunchback, cervical myelopathy, ankylosing spondylitis, minimally invasive surgery, spine infection, spinal cord injury, scoliosis, spinal cord tumor, spondylolisthesis, disc repair, spinal arthritis, spine surgery
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Credentials

Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certifications

    2011
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • 2009
  • Fellowship, New York University, Spine Surgery
  • 2008
  • Fellowship, Duke University, Hand Surgery
  • 2007
  • Residency, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, Orthopaedics/Surgery
  • 2001
  • MD from Columbia University

Departments

Locations and Appointments

53 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • 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
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP EPO/PPO
  • HIP HMO
  • HIP Medicare
  • HIP POS
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Tricare
  • US Department of Labor
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
  • 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 Center For Musculoskeletal Care
333 East 38th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 646-356-9400

NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care
333 East 38th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 646-356-9400

NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care
333 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 646-356-9400

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
530 1st Avenue, Suite 8U
New York, NY 10016

Contact

Phone: 212-598-6286

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
194 Main Street
Millburn, NJ 07041

Contact

Phone: 973-258-1010

NYU Orthopaedic Surgery Associates
133-03 Jamaica Avenue
Queens, NY 11433

Contact

Phone: 718-206-6923

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My Research

Cervical Radiculopathy Double Crush Phenomenon Peripheral Neuropathies and Brachial Plexus Injuries Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion (ACDF) Cervical Laminoplsty Cervical Laminectomy and Fusion Cevical Foramenotomy Cervical Disc Replacement and Motion Preservation Cervical Spine Deformity Neck Pain Microscopic Lumbar Discectomy Lumbar Laminectomy and Decompression Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Decompression and Fusion Microsurgery Peripheral Nerve Decompression, Neurolysis, Repair and Transfer Vascularized Free Fibula Transfer

Publications

  • Cervical compensatory alignment changes following correction of adult thoracic deformity: a multicenter experience in 57 patients with a 2-year follow-up

    Oh, Taemin; Scheer, Justin K; Eastlack, Robert; Smith, Justin S; Lafage, Virginie; Protopsaltis, Themistocles S; Klineberg, Eric; Passias, Peter G; Deviren, Vedat; Hostin, Richard; Gupta, Munish; Bess, Shay; Schwab, Frank; Shaffrey, Christopher I; Ames, Christopher P 2015 Mar; 1-8, Journal of neurosurgery. Spine — id: 1506482, year: 2015, page: 1, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Recovery following adult spinal deformity surgery: the effect of complications and reoperation in 149 patients with 2-year follow-up

    Scheer, Justin K; Mundis, Gregory M; Klineberg, Eric; Hart, Robert A; Deviren, Vedat; Burton, Douglas C; Protopsaltis, Themistocles S; Gupta, Munish; Rolston, John D; Bess, Shay; Shaffrey, Christopher I; Schwab, Frank; Lafage, Virginie; Smith, Justin S; Ames, Christopher P 2015 Feb; 0-0, European spine journal — id: 1456832, year: 2015, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Comprehensive study of back and leg pain improvements after adult spinal deformity surgery: analysis of 421 patients with 2-year follow-up and of the impact of the surgery on treatment satisfaction

    Scheer, Justin K; Smith, Justin S; Clark, Aaron J; Lafage, Virginie; Kim, Han Jo; Rolston, John D; Eastlack, Robert; Hart, Robert A; Protopsaltis, Themistocles S; Kelly, Michael P; Kebaish, Khaled; Gupta, Munish; Klineberg, Eric; Hostin, Richard; Shaffrey, Christopher I; Schwab, Frank; Ames, Christopher P 2015 Feb; 1-14, Journal of neurosurgery. Spine — id: 1473262, year: 2015, page: 1, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
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